SOA Magazine III published

clip_image001The SOA Magazine III edition focuses on the new release of Oracle SOA Suite 12c. The “c2” stands for Cloud & Consolidation. Many customers face the challenge to deliver more IT value for their business. Cloud solutions are very attractive for business. SOA is the foundation for a successful road to cloud computing. To invest & grow companies needs to consolidate existing solutions. Many customers not only run multiple instances of integration products, they also (more...)

2015: A New Perspective on Millennials in Consumer Goods and Retail by Cassie Moren

| Jan 29, 2015

Consumer goods (CG) companies and retailers are asking how they can better engage with millennials to buy their brands and get them in the store. Given the attractiveness and size of the millennial market (80 million), Interbrand and Oracle recently conducted a study to understand millennials from a behavioral perspective.

The research findings determined that five segment breaks exist within the millennial generation, based upon the clustering of their various attitudes and behaviors, each representing (more...)

Lenox Launches eCommerce Transformation with Oracle

As we talk with new and long-standing customers of the Oracle Retail community, we truly learn their perspectives on IT priorities and the role of technology in their business strategy. E-commerce projects are on warp speed as retailers gear up and prepare to use technology platforms for omni-channel promotions and fulfillment. 

Venerable luxury tabletop brand Lenox, which sells not only its namesake lines (Lenox, Dansk, and Gorham) but also designers kate spade new york, (more...)

Closing Remarks on Oracle Value Chain Summit 2015

Wow, it’s hard to believe another Oracle Value Chain Summit has come and gone. What a whirlwind of a week! From Oracle’s Glenn Seninger’s Welcome on Monday afternoon to yesterday’s final track sessions, the San Jose Convention Center was thrumming with everything product and supply chain.  And it doesn't have to end here...

The entire Oracle team is thrilled and humbled by the outpouring of (more...)

gedit troubles

| Jan 29, 2015

Hit a couple of issues with gedit, just documenting them in case others hit the same problems.

X11 connection rejected because of wrong authentication.

This turned out to be because there was already a copy of gedit running on the system.

GConf Error: Failed to contact configuration server; some possible causes are that you need to 
enable TCP/IP networking for ORBit, or you have stale NFS locks due to a system crash. See 
http://projects.gnome. (more...)

Getting Started with the Database Cloud Service

I thought I'd start off this blog with how to start with your DBaaS account. So you just got in your email the credentials for your brand new DBaaS account. Super! Now what?

To start, go to cloud.oracle.com  and click the Sign In button in the upper right of the page.

Sign In

 On the next page, in the upper left is the My Services panel. Use the select list to select Public Cloud (more...)

A Young Woman Innovator Programs with Java

Hania Guiagoussou is a passionate Java developer and a high school student in Dublin, California. She developed a "Water Saver" system to control the water usage in any garden or field. She just won third place and the prize of ten thousand dollars in the Digital Innovative Challenges organized by the ITC/Telecoms  

Q: When did you start programming?

Hania: I started programming at the age of nine. My dad is a computer engineer and (more...)

Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 11g Candidates Should Consider Newer Fusion CRM: Sales 2014 Exam

Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 11g Essentials (Exam 1Z0-456) and the related certification Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 11g Certified Implementation Specialist retire on February 28, 2015.

The exam and certification have been replaced by Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 2014 Implementation Essentials (Exam 1Z0-425) and the related certification Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 2014 Certified Implementation Specialist. This new exam is validated against Release 8 of Oracle Sales Cloud and is designed to recognize knowledge and implementation experience (more...)

See the New and Improved Buyer Work Center (BWC) Assistant

Need information about the Buyer Work Center (BWC) or solutions to issues?  See the new and improved BWC Assistant here!

  • New solutions have been added for known Release 12.1.X and 12.2 issues.
  • There is now a link to the Frequently Asked Questions information
  • Under Miscellaneous > General see a link to Recommending Patch, ERs, Tracing and further diagnostics as shown below:


So don't delay and check out Doc ID 1394392.2 today!

It’s A New Year – Take Advantage of What MySQL Has To Offer

Written by Diana Gray, Senior Principal Curriculum Product Manager

If you've been thinking about migrating to the cloud in this year, here's another area Oracle has worked to simplify – making it even easier to get up to speed!

Now is the time to develop the skills you need.

MySQL: Simplified Management Capability

Oracle is helping customers (more...)

Save the Date: Oracle Digital Transformation EMEA Partner Community Launch Summit – Budapest, April 28-29

BE A DIGITAL DISRUPTOR!

Digital Disruption: Adj. dig·it·al dis·rup·tion dij-i-tl dis-ruhp-sh?n - Change that occurs as new digital technologies or business models affect the value proposition of existing goods, services and markets

Be part of the Digital Disruption wave that is prevalent in all our partners and customers discussions today. Join us in Budapest to understand what Oracle’s Digital proposition is and how the Digital Business (more...)

Oracle GoldenGate 12c for Oracle Database – Integrated Capture sharing capture session

Oracle GoldenGate for Oracle Database has introduced several features in Release 12.1.2.1.0. In this blog post I would like to explain one of the interesting features:  “Integrated Capture (a.k.a. Integrated Extract) sharing capture session”. This feature allows making the creation of additional Integrated Extracts faster by leveraging existing LogMiner dictionaries. As Integrated Extract requires registering the Extract let’s first see what is ‘Registering the Extract’?

REGISTER EXTRACT EAMER DATABASE

(more...)

Partner Community Forum, Budapest, 14-16th April, 2105

JANUARY 2015

Specialized. Recognized by Oracle.
Preferred by Customers.

Oracle EMEA Exadata, Manageability, Servers & Storage Partner Community Forum 

Budapest, 14-16th April, 2015 

Invitation

OMN Facebook Twitter LinkedIn YouTube Google Plus Blog OPN on PartnerCast

Oracle Media Network

Stay Connected

OPN on PartnerCast

Oracle EMEA Partner Community Forum
14th-16th April, 2015, Budapest, Hungary

Innovate and Grow by Sharing Experiences!

  • Exadata Community
  • Manageability Community
  • Servers & Storage Community

Dear Partner,

In 2015 the Oracle EMEA Exadata, Manageability and the Servers and Storage Partner Communities will celebrate a single joint Community Forum. We are delighted (more...)

Upgrade to 12c and Plugin – one fast way to move into the world of Oracle Multitenant

What is the best way to move into Oracle Multitenant (which includes Single Tenant with just one PDB) as well?

This question came up on the blog, it's part of the Multitenant chapter in our big slide deck but let me elaborate this a bit more in detail. Of course there are several ways to move a database into a Single/Multitenant environment such as Data Pump but one fact is for sure: You can't (more...)

Event Publishing Service – promote your partner events at oracle.com!

clip_image002Reach new customers and build brand awareness by promoting your events using Oracle’s Partner Event Publishing Service. Qualified partners running live or virtual stand-alone events can publish to both Oracle.com/events and on Oracle’s internal facing events calendar.

This service is available to partners that have achieved at least one Specialization. To find out if your company is eligible for this service, please visit the Solutions Catalog to check your company's achievements. Start to promote (more...)

Partner Community Forum, Budapest, 14-16th April, 2105

JANUARY 2015

Specialized. Recognized by Oracle.
Preferred by Customers.

Oracle EMEA Exadata, Manageability, Servers & Storage Partner Community Forum 

Budapest, 14-16th April, 2015 

Invitation

OMN Facebook Twitter LinkedIn YouTube Google Plus Blog OPN on PartnerCast

Oracle Media Network

Stay Connected

OPN on PartnerCast

Oracle EMEA Partner Community Forum
14th-16th April, 2015, Budapest, Hungary

Innovate and Grow by Sharing Experiences!

  • Exadata Community
  • Manageability Community
  • Servers & Storage Community

Dear Partner,

In 2015 the Oracle EMEA Exadata, Manageability and the Servers and Storage Partner Communities will celebrate a single joint Community Forum. We are delighted (more...)

Oracle Resource Manager and DBMS_RESOURCE_MANAGER

The Oracle Database Resource Manager (the Resource Manager) is an infrastructure that provides granular control of database resources allocated to users, applications, and services. The Oracle Database Resource Manager (RM) enables you to manage multiple workloads that are contending for system and database resources.

Resources are allocated to users according to a resource plan specified by the database administrator. The plan specifies how the resources are to be distributed among resource consumer groups, which (more...)

Bit manipulation: Population Count

| Jan 29, 2015

Population count is one of the more esoteric instructions. It's the operation to count the number of set bits in a register. It comes up with sufficient frequency that most processors have a hardware instruction to do it. However, for this example, we're going to look at coding it in software. First of all we'll write a baseline version of the code:

int popc(unsigned long long value)
{
  unsigned long long bit = 1;
  int  (more...)

One week to go – Register today! Oracle ‘In Touch’ PartnerCast – Transforming our Business Priorities into Success


Dear partners,

Just in case you’ve missed it, here is a reminder for our upcoming Oracle ‘In Touch’ PartnerCast, broadcast Wednesday 4th February 2015 from 10:30am UK/ 11:30 CET. We would be delighted if you could tune in and join our discussion around Oracle-on-Oracle and XaaS.

David Callaghan, Senior Vice President Oracle EMEA Alliances and Channels, will be joined in the studio by Alistair Hopkins, Vice President, Oracle EMEA Alliances & Channels (more...)

‘Modeling’ View Dependencies in SQL Developer Data Modeler

Today’s question:

Please let me know how can I represent relation between view and base table in ER diagram created using sql datamodeler version4.

So I know what the person is getting at here. They want to see the dependencies. Generally speaking, there are no actual relations between views and tables.

Exception: you CAN define foreign key constraints on VIEWS, but I digress. Skip to the end if (more...)