Fishbowl Solutions WebCenter Portal Spaces Addon – For Real Time Chat, Instant Messaging and Presence

Bringing Facebook, Gtalk styled messaging to Oracle Webcenter Portal Spaces.

If you still have this blog bookmarked – then head over to CFour where I post regularly and check out my latest WebCenter Portal Integration.

If your interested in a trial contact sales at

Here is a quick breakdown of features:
- Does not require beehive, presence or XMMP servers for chat – just an authorised spaces connection
- Authenticates against webcenter and lists your webcenter Connections
- Show User online status
- Can link upto multiple XMPP Servers like the Pidgin Client but within a web browser

Download:: WebCenter Portal: Spaces Responsive Boilerplate Template

WebCenter Portal & Spaces Boilerplate template and overview to responsive design.

Please fill out the form to recieve an email with link to the Responsive template from Fishbowl Solutions.


OCZ SSD Vertex 2 went to sleep and never woke up :(

So I own a Vertex 120GB and Vertex 2 240GB drive – I have to say these are excellent drives and I’m already looking at the rev drive and the Vertex 3 for my next purchase!
These drives are far superior in everyway in my opinion to the standard momentum or scorpion drives out there.

- last week I fell asleep infront of the TV with my laptop as I’m sure a lot of you have done in the past.
WELL.. If your a true geek like me I’m sure you’ve done it!

But anyway I woke up a couple (more...)

Frustrated with Call Centers?

I am and just happened upon this!… “Son of a Beach Ball” ;)

Oracle Partner Event 2012

Read up on my summary of the Oracle Partner Event in Malaga and why you should have been there – over on the Fihsbowl cfour blog!

Meet great people; discuss business problems, find out how others solved their issues and party..




Returning in 2012

That’s right..
2011 was a quiet year for me.

But I’m jumping back into the scene and taking a side step away from tweeting as @JRSim_UIX and giving you some useful tips blogging my experiences with Oracle FMW and the WebCenter software stack and lettling you see a few secret projects.




Blog:: Missed Paddys day :(

Ok, so I missed out on a proper Paddys day celebration this year.. But I`m not going to miss 4way 42″ Hi Def Classic SNES Drunk Mario Kart with some friends this weekend :D

Blog:: Bunny Inc. – Episode 2. Mr. CIO meets Mrs. Sales Manager

So.. As you can see.. Up to my neck in work haven’t transitioned across to Fishbowl CFour just yet so get you Bunny Inc dosage in..

Also on a side note for all you iphone enthusiasts the latest iphone WebCenter package has been released!
Goto the apple market and download your copy lots of awesome improvements well done CB.. Great work here.

Combining forces with Fishbowl Solutions [EMEA]

That’s right; Fishbowl Solutions are coming to EMEA!

37a15ceIt’s an exciting time and a lot of changes on the horizon. Firstly Blue Studios:: Oracle focused Sections -  will be moving and migrating across into Fishbowls:: Cfour Oracle Enterprise 2.o blog. I’ll be joining the team of bloggers keeping you up to date with my latest brainwaves and integrated solutions, mostly of what you’ll soon be seeing on a new area of Fishbowls site – “The Labs”; where we’ll be giving you sample code, whitepapers and guides as well as releasing some of our cut-down products for you to have (more...)

Blog:: Oracle Money well spent… ..

Hahahaha.. .. You’ve probably seen this video floating about but encase you haven’t here it is..

Some one has a bit too much time on their hands.
If they are investing some money into this.. What other awesome stuff could they be investing in.. :D