So I wrote part 1 at lunchtime to vent my frustration and hoped it would be followed up with, "I've arrived"
After two hours in one lounge and another two in the BA lounge my 1325 flight was delayed
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The Oracle Identity Governance Suite 11g Essentials exam | 1Z0-459 and Oracle Identity Governance Suite 11g Certified Implementation Specialist certification retire on October 31, 2016.
If you have been preparing for this exam, consider pursuing the more current Oracle Identity Governance Suite 11g PS3 Certified Implementation Specialist. Earn this certification by passing Oracle Identity Governance Suite 11g PS3 Implementation Essentials | 1Z0-339.
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I’ve been going through some SERIOUS training in just over a week. This training has successfully navigated the “Three I’s”, as in its been Interesting, Interactive and Informative. The offerings are very complete and the knowledge gained is limitless.
I’d also like to send a shout out to Steve Karam, Leighton Nelson and everyone else at Delphix who’s had a hand in designing the training, (more...)
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When I wrote the previous post, about updatable views, I noticed an interesting issue.
The documentation says:
If a view is defined by a query that contains SET or DISTINCT operators, a GROUP BY clause, or a group function, then rows cannot be inserted into, updated in, or deleted from the base tables using the view.
Let’s create a view with a GROUP BY clause and a group function:
ORA$BASE> create table t (more...)
From time to time a question comes up on OTN that results in someone responding with the mantra: “Never do in PL/SQL that which can be done in plain SQL”. It’s a theme I’ve mentioned a couple of times before on this blog, most recently with regard to Bryn Llewellyn’s presentation on transforming one table into another and Stew Ashton’s use of Analytic functions to solve a problem that I got stuck with.
Here’s a (more...)
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ALL Out Security, a Gold-level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced that it has achieved Oracle Validated Integration of the ALL Out toolset with Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne 9.2.
Gideon Taylor, a Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced it has achieved Oracle Validated Integration of GT eForms™ 3.0 with Oracle’s PeopleSoft Enterprise 9.2. GT eForms™ provides a powerful, configuration-based framework to help transform paper forms or manual processes into efficient, easy-to-use, workflow-enabled electronic forms. Organizations worldwide use GT eForms™ to deliver custom Oracle’s PeopleSoft forms for a wide range of business processes, including personnel actions, onboarding, time and leave, (more...)
If you care, you’ve probably heard the UK voted to leave the European Union (EU) yesterday. Suffice to say I’m gutted!
I’ve just deleted most of the content this post because it contained a lot of inflammatory and negative comments. I could question the motives of the leavers, but what good would that do now. Suffice to say, IMHO this is a dark day for the UK.
For all my friends around the world, I (more...)
Please join us for the upcoming JD Edwards Technical Task Force session on Thursday, June 23rd, where we will feature an update on a the JDE Labs.
The session will be hosted by Manish Somani, Senior Director of JDE Strategy, Tools & Technology. Hope you will join us!