asset is its people. Our employees and associates bring a wealth of technical
skills and business experience to our clients' business systems projects.
's two founders have over 50 years of combined business and
systems consulting experience.
Mark Farnham is well known for system and database configuration and optimization. Mark has assisted such clients as Burlington Coat Factory, Cisco Systems, Network Applications, and Paypal with database architecture, systems analysis and planning, and implementation and support of application optimization and database performance.
Mark has had great success working with very large databases. Since founding RIGHTSIZING, he has been involved in the configuration and tuning of some of the largest Oracle databases in the U.S. including such businesses as Kmart, Bechtel Corporation, the Latter Day Saints and PayPal. He also was a key member of the Massive Open System Environment Standards (MOSES) group and the Very Large Database (VLDB) group from their inception. Mark is proud to have been invited into the membership of the Oaktable Network (www.oaktable.net).
|In addition to his proven technical expertise Mark has experience in strategic planning and structuring organizations. Mark was on the board of directors of the Oracle Applications User Group (OAUG) from its founding through its first nine years. During his tenure as President, conference attendance grew from about 200 to over 1,000, and the stage was set for globalization and growth to the 8,000 plus person conferences we came to know and love. This close association with the Oracle user group and Oracle application product management provides RIGHTSIZING with access to a significant knowledge and resource base.|
||Jerry Ireland, co-founder of RIGHTSIZING, has earned a reputation as a leading architect and developer of high-performance Oracle applications. With almost thirty years of consulting, he has considerable experience with implementation and development of Oracle's E-Business Suite, including complex customizations and extensions using Application Object Library and Workflow. He has designed and developed one of the more advanced "Vendor Managed Replenishment" systems with EDI interfaces to major retail chains such as Walmart, Kmart and Target. He has also designed web store systems interfaced to Oracle's Order Entry. Jerry has extensive development experience with large databases. He has a thorough knowledge of Oracle development tools. He has also participated in beta testing as far back as CASE 5.0, CASE 5.1 and ReportWriter 2.0. His most recent projects include work with Oracle Streams, BPEL. and an E-Business Suite R12 technical stack implementation.|
|Jerry has served on the board of directors of the Oracle Development Tools User Group (ODTUG) from its infancy and has chaired several ODTUG conferences and served as treasurer and is currently serving as Vice President of ODTUG. He has been a driving force behind collaboration between OAUG and ODTUG. He is a regular speaker and panel member at the ODTUG, OAUG, and Oracle Open World conferences.|