Oracle Reports 12c


is part of the Oracle Fusion Middleware 12c !

That is the essential part of the yesterday's "Statement of Direction for Forms, Reports and Designer".

"We are planning to release Oracle Reports 12c as part of Oracle Fusion Middleware 12c". This is the important sentence in the reports-section of "Oracle's Product Strategy".


That's very good news. Now I can end my campaign "Save Oracle Reports" :-)  And it's the first day I can officially point on an Oracle Document, in which we can read it line for line. The last two months were hard, because of the many rumors about this (more...)

New Statement of Direction, March 2012

This is the new Statement of Direction from March 2012. (My last SoD-Post)


Here are some links to older Statement of Directions:

SoD Oracle Fusion 2012 / 03
SoD Oracle Fusion 2010 / 05
SoD Forms 2009 / 07
SoD Forms 2008 / 07
SoD Forms 2007 / (more...)

The Future of Oracle Forms is …. Forms

Many thanks to Mia. She gave me the tip to her blog


where she pointed to Grant's presentation:


That's the first time, that we directly hear from Oracle, that the best technology to where we should migrate to, is .... Oracle Forms

and not Java, APEX, ADF (more...)

Save Oracle Reports

Many thanks to all of you. I got many emails in the first days of my "Save Oracle Reports" campaign.

I forwarded all emails last week to Oracle Product Management.

I'm interested if we get response... and what kind of response, if we get one.


We need

Campaign Save Oracle Reports

I started last thursday the campaign "Save Oracle Reports" and I get more and more EMails. All of them have company-wide applications running with forms and reports and cannot live without reports.

One customer (thanks to Markus) pointed me on the actual OTN-Forms-Forum-Poll named "How many Oracle Reports do you (more...)