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Rich Niemiec, Viscosity North America

Rich Niemiec is the Chief Innovation Officer at Viscosity North America ( Rich is a world-renowned Oracle tuning expert. Rich is an Oracle Ace Director and was the CEO and a co-founder of TUSC, a Chicago-based systems integrator of Oracle-based business solutions started in 1988. Rich has served as an executive advisor to Rolta International Board of Directors, as president of Rolta TUSC, and president of Rolta EICT. TUSC was the Oracle Partner of the Year in 2002, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2010 (Rolta TUSC), & 2011 (Rolta).

Rich is a past president of the International Oracle Users Group (IOUG) and the current president of the Midwest Oracle Users Group (MOUG). Rich is one of six originally honored worldwide Oracle certified masters.  In 2017, he authored Oracle12c Release 2 Performance Tuning Tips & Techniques, an update of his previous four Oracle best sellers on Oracle8i, Oracle9i, Oracle10g, and Oracle11g performance tuning. Oracle 12c R2 Performance Tuning Tips & Techniques came out in March 2017. In 2015, he authored Quick Start Guide to Oracle Query Tuning for DBAs & Developers.  Rich was inducted into the Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame in 1998. He is a graduate of Purdue University in Electrical Engineering.