Oracle Private Cloud Appliance Training Now Available

The Oracle Private Cloud Appliance simplifies the way you install, deploy and manage converged infrastructure applications on Linux and other operating systems and delivers on the promise of simplified cloud management.

The All-New Oracle Private Cloud Appliance: Overview introduces essential concepts for administration and operation of the virtualization environment hosted by the Private Cloud Appliance, helping you manage Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS).

Now is the time to influence the schedule for this seminar by (more...)

Oracle Integrates Mobile Security into Identity and Access Management Platform

Crossposting from Greg Jensen's original post here

Oracle released a Press Release announcing the availability of Identity Management 11gR2 PS3 (Patchset 3). This update to the IDM 11gR2 solution brings forth some groundbreaking new capabilities for our customers to enable organizations to realize success in the areas of new digital business and unifying identities across applications. This greatly simplifies the on-boarding of new users, applications and services such as mobile and cloud.  

Some of (more...)

User Hash Support

In Oracle Utilities Application Framework V4.x, a new column was added to the user object to add an additional layer of security. This field is a user hash that generates on the complete user object. The idea behind the hash is that when a user logs in a hash is calculated for the session and is checked against the user record registered in the system. If the user hash generated does not match the (more...)

Moving Renewable Energy Embedded Systems Into the Cloud: In the Beginning…

"It was a dark and stormy night." No, not that kind of beginning. Although (spoiler alert), there are clouds involved.  :)

I've been running a small Renewable Energy (RE) system at my house for the past three years. It's comparatively small, providing power only to our 12'x16', two-story utility shed in a corner of our backyard. Although there are electrical connections running between house and shed, the RE system provides nearly all power consumed (more...)

Varejo: seu cliente pagaria pela conveniência da compra online e retirada na loja?

Uma das modalidades de entrega mais desafiadoras para varejistas, a compra online e retirada na loja física, traz uma nova discussão em torno de quanto os clientes pagam por serviços de conveniência em seu processo de compra.

Recentemente o jornal The Guardian informou que o varejista britânico John Lewis começará a cobrar por serviços de compra online e retirada na loja (click & collect) para pedidos com valores menores que 30 libras.

A John Lewis (more...)

Procurement Analyzers

Have you discovered the E-Business Suite Product Based Support Analyzers? From Doc ID 1545562.1 scroll down to the Procurement section and see these valuable offerings.  Each analyzer is specialized to help you diagnose issues before logging a Service Request, click on ACT for direct access.  What makes analyzers special is they not only provide you with errors found, but provide solutions as well. The analyzers are safe to run in Production and (more...)

Solaris Home Fileserver – The Next Generation

Well, it's been five years since 1) Oracle acquired Sun, and 2) I last updated my home fileserver. At the behest of my manager, I wanted to write a little bit about the latest incarnation. Smaller, faster, with more storage and using less power. Of course. Moore's Law continues to be the Gift That Keeps on Giving.

I've been very happy with Solaris, ZFS and external USB disk drives to provide a cheap and reliable (more...)

Oracle Database 11g/12c:顧客事例(RAC/Exadata/ODA)/年表/技術情報

Oracle Database 12c

Oracle Database 11g/12c について、顧客事例(RAC/Exadata/ODA)、年表、技術情報をまとめました。


Oracle Database 11g/12c これまでの軌跡

2009年11月11日 Oracle Exadata Database Machine V2 日本発売
2009年11月17日 Oracle Database 11g R2 日本発売
2010年02月01日 データベース活用促進キャンペーン「クルクルキャンペーン」開始
2010年03月31日 SAP が Oracle Database 11g R2 を認定
2010年05月18日 Windows Server 2008 R2 / Windows 7 対応
現在までに Oracle Database 10g R2 も対応
2010年06月23日 Oracle Application Express 4. (more...)

PaaS4SaaS UX Enablement with Certus Solutions: Valid Business Proposition by Ultan O’Broin

clip_image002Oracle’s Platform as a Service (PaaS) is a huge opportunity for Oracle partners. Using PaaS4SaaS  for extending the Oracle Applications Cloud and building simplified UI solutions are powerful differentiators combined. Add in user experience (UX), and it's a competitive must-have move for business. The Oracle Applications User Experience (OAUX) communications and outreach team has been on the road enabling partners to make this competitive potential real.

Our first PaaS4SaaS enablement in 2015 (more...)

Programmatically Select all values in ADF BC based selectMany (af:selectManyCheckbox, af:selectManyChoice, af:selectManyListbox, af:selectManyShuttle) component by Ashish Awasthi


Previously i have posted a lot about component that supports multiple selection in ADF Faces (af:selectManyCheckbox, af:selectManyChoice, af:selectManyListbox, af:selectManyShuttle)
- Multiple Selection in ADF Faces
This post is about selecting all values in a component programmatically on a event like button click, value change event etc.
Note that this post is designed for ADF BC (viewObject) based components , to set values in bean based component check this-
Programmatically populate values in ADF Faces multiSelect (more...)

VisualVM Convincingly Wins RebelLabs Java Productivity Report

The RebelLabs annual Developer Productivity Report has been released and has focused very specifically on Java performance. Having gathered data from over 1,500 participants, the report defined key characteristics of performance teams and applications and found that the common cause of issues are inefficient application code and too many database queries.

Those of us interested in the tools domain, should take note of the following statistics in the report, in response to the question "Which (more...)

New NetBeans Books in 2015

Each year brings new books about NetBeans. That's a given, at this point in time. This year's crop is particularly fine, with Apress, Packt, and Murach all bringing out completely new titles around NetBeans. Jump in, the water's fine, there's something for everyone:

And maybe there are others that I've left out here? Let me know! We'd love to promote any new book that is either about NetBeans or that uses or refers (more...)

Upgrade workshop this week in Denver

Denver workshop

I am looking forward to my trip to the Denver area this week, including an upgrade workshop at the Oracle office in the tech center area. We have a good registration list so far but there is still room! If you would like to attend, just register at

Invoking REST Service from Oracle ACM Java Activity by Andrejus Baranovskis

clip_image002In this post I will show you, how to call REST service from ACM Java activity class method. This could be useful in the situations, when you would like to have programmatic ACM activity integrated with REST service data. We could access ACM payload data from within the method overriden in the class implementing Case Activity Callback.

ACM activity implemented on top of Java class, contains the same properties and configuration as the regular one. (more...)

Load More Scroll Policy for ADF 12c Table and Range Paging by Andrejus Baranovskis


There is a new scroll policy for the table component in ADF 12c. This new policy is called - load more. I think it gives good potential, it allows to reduce access load on heavy tables. In ADF 11g we are implementing similar approach with RowCountThreshold = -1 setting, this is preventing full scroll at once (How To Disable SELECT COUNT Execution for ADF Table Rendering). Load more is better, it integrates with (more...)

Internet of Things (IoT) – What is your plan?

Proliferation of connected devices and ever-growing data is driving some very interesting Internet of Things (IoT) use cases and challenges.

Check out some very interesting facts. What is your plan?

Click on the interactive image below...

What is your Plan? 

The Internet of Things – Managing the Complexity in Cloud

By 2020 there will be 50 Billion connected devices in the world generating more data than every thought possible.

Watch this video to understand how IoT is changing the world and your business models. What is your plan?

Check out Oracle's IoT offering in Cloud - IoT Cloud

Can EPM Go Fully Cloud?

By Guest Blogger Muthu Ranganathan, Director, EPM Product Management at Oracle

There is no denying the fact that the world is moving towards “the cloud”, and CFOs and CIOs have come to the point where they can’t avoid recognizing the many benefits of the cloud. While finance took more time than their peers in Human Resources or Sales to go to the cloud, recent trends indicate that more CFOs are open to “getting on the (more...)

Submit your abstract for Oracle Spatial & BIWA Summit ’16!

For the second year, Oracle Spatial Summit will once again be part of BIWA Summit at Oracle HQ in January 2016!

We want to hear your story -- and encourage you to submit your proposal soon. Proposals will be accepted through  November 2.   Don't wait, though -- we're accepting submissions on a rolling basis.  The sooner you submit, the better your chances.

We're looking for innovative Oracle Spatial and Graph, and MapViewer use (more...)

Friday Spotlight: The July 2015 Oracle Virtualization Newsletter is Now Available

The July 2015 edition of the Oracle Virtualization Newsletter is now available! In this issue, read about:

  • Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.0
  • Oracle Private Cloud Appliance 2.0.5
  • Oracle Solaris 11.3 beta with Oracle VM for SPARC
  • Oracle OpenStack SlideShare site
  • And much more!

You can read the latest edition online right now, or subscribe to get it automatically sent to your inbox. Enjoy!