About Me

Riaz Ahmad Ansari – Oracleride


Riaz Ahmad Ansari is an Oracle Consultant & Corporate Trainer.

He is famous by Ahmad nick name in the IT industry.

He has 20+ years’ of IT experience.

From the last 10+ years’ working as a production Oracle DBA managing all operating system based Oracle Databases.

He has 10+ years’ experience as an Oracle Database Corporate Trainer.

He currently works as a Freelance Oracle Consultant & Corporate Trainer.

He actively participates as a Speaker in an Oracle-related forums such as AIOUG Monthly Technical Sessions.

He has hands-on experience with real-world Production environments.

He is skilled with Oracle technologies such as Core DBA work, Data Guard, RMAN, Backup & Recovery, RAC, Cloud Control, and Performance Tuning.

He has completed hundreds of Database Server setups with major Database–related issues on all platforms and has worked with business-critical production databases.

He is a MBA in H.R. from the Integral University.

He is a MCA in Computer Applications from the Sikkim Manipal University.

He is a BCS in Computer Science from the Lucknow University.

He started working with Oracle Database starting from Oracle 9i to 10g/11g/12c.

He is an Oracle 11g RAC Certified Expert (OCE).

He is an Oracle 11g/10g/9i Oracle Certified Professional (OCP).

He maintains an Oracle technology–related blog (www.oracleride.com)

He is reachable at ahmad@oracleride.com.

He is available at Linkedin , Facebook , Twitter, YouTube & Whatsapp.


Technical Expertise

  • Oracle Core & Applications DBA
  • Backup & Recovery
  • Data Guard
  • Golden Gate
  • Performance Tuning & Troubleshooting
  • Real Application Clusters
  • Database Upgradation ,Patching & Migration
  • Cloud
  • Database Trainings


  • Oracle Real Application Clusters 11g and Grid Infrastructure Administrator (OCE).
  • Oracle 11g Certified Professional (11g-OCP).
  • Oracle 10g Certified Professional (10g-OCP).
  • Oracle 9i Certified Professional (9i–OCP).
  • Oracle 9i Certified Associate (9i–OCA).