MySQL Enterprise Monitor 3.0.15 has been released

| Oct 1, 2014

We are pleased to announce that MySQL Enterprise Monitor 3.0.15 is now available for download on the My Oracle Support (MOS) web site. It will also be available via the Oracle Software Delivery Cloud in a few weeks. This is a maintenance release that includes a few new features and fixes a number of bugs. You can find more information on the contents of this release in the change log.

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CERN talks OpenStack Deployment at Oracle OpenWorld 2014

Join CERN IT architect and engineer as they share their adoption and deployment of OpenStack with Oracle VM in this must see session at Oracle OpenWorld today at 12:45PM, Intercontinental, Union Square.

CON6746 – Integrating Oracle VM on an enterprise-grade OpenStack cloud: CERN case study

Why is old bad?

I keep coming across situations where someone tells me that Tuxedo is old like that is a bad thing.  I'm old, well, maybe older, and it seems fine to me.  I like to think I'm like fine wines and single malt scotches that get better with age.  So why is old necessarily a bad thing?

I believe it comes from the notion that old technology has been replaced by something newer.  In a sense this (more...)

Patch released for ADF Mobile navigation issue in iOS 8

A new patch for Oracle Application Development Framework (ADF) Mobile has been released to specifically address the following issue:

iOS-based Mobile Applications developed using Oracle ADF Mobile may encounter feature navigation and login issues while running on devices running iOS 8.  While navigation through the navigation bar of the application still works, programmatic navigation such as navigating to custom springboard or via gotoFeature Data Control may fail, causing the application to appear to hang.  The (more...)

Thursday October 2nd: Identity Management at Oracle OpenWorld ’14

Join us at Oracle OpenWorld 2014 and find out how and why our customers and partners around the world, spanning nearly every industry, continue to choose Oracle Identity Management to provide seamless and secure access to nearly any application from any device, to identify and automate who has access to what and to provide a common view of the user across multiple channels.

Below you'll find a list of the Identity Management Sessions at Oracle (more...)

Interested in Financial Control – New Features on 12.2.4 Release?

The Release Content Documents provide detailed information about new or changed functionalities available with the mentioned Applications release. For 12.2.4 such documentation is already available.

New or changed functionalities include: 

  • Sharing Allocation Formulas across Ledger Currencies
  • Control Accounts usage restriction for WebAdi
  • Intercompany Ledger level balancing 
  • Brazil: SISCOSERV
  • Oracle Menu displayed differently for Report Manager -WebAdi spreadsheets 

Do you have an Upgrade Plan already?

We have presented the information separately for each product, (more...)

Are you at Oracle OpenWorld?

The week isn’t over just yet!

Oracle Data Integration has nine pods located throughout Moscone South where you can meet the product management and development teams. You will find us in the Fusion Middleware, Database, Application and Big Data areas this year.

For additional details on the Oracle Data Integration Solutions track at OpenWorld, make sure to check us out!  There are still many more (more...)

What We Saw and Did at Oracle OpenWorld: Tuesday

Oracle Social Intelligence CenterFew things are more gratifying than being at Oracle OpenWorld and having a big announcement to make. So imagine how gratified we were today to make TWO big announcements about the Oracle Social Cloud.

First, additional features were added to Social Station, the customizable workspace within the Oracle Social Cloud platform. Joining Custom Analytics and the Enhanced Calendar will be the Social Intelligence Center with its real-time data visualizations around geography, topic/theme, influencers, volume, (more...)

Social Sourcing: Dive Into New Talent Pools

By Janie Smith - Originally posted on HC Online

As an HR professional, it’s one thing to promote your organisation to an existing “customer base” of potential job candidates – but how do you go about attracting a whole new base?

Social sourcing is the key, according to Oracle vice president of human capital management, Aaron Green.

“The easiest area that an HR practitioner could start doing this is social recruitment. There are tools available (more...)

Holnap HOUG szakmai nap, október 2.

Aki regisztrált, ne felejtsen elmenni! :) Regisztráció a HOUG napra.  Ott találkozunk. 

Wednesday @ OpenWorld: Customer Sessions and More

| Oct 1, 2014

On Tuesday, accompanied by executives from customer organizations Ricoh Americas and The Sherwin Williams Company, Oracle Group Vice President Amit Zavery laid out the Oracle AppAdvantage framework to build a digital business.

Today we have a whole host of sessions for you to dive into the specifics of AppAdvantage and how customers are building their multi-channel, integration, IT optimization, application extensions and upgrade strategies using the (more...)

OpenWorld Update Application Express

Am 30. September gab es auf der Oracle Open World auch Neuigkeiten zu Application Express, die sich über soziale Medien sehr schnell verbreitet haben.

  • Das APEX Patchset 4.2.6 steht seit kurzem zum Download bereit. Wie immer gibt es eine Komplettversion für Neuinstallationen oder Upgrades von APEX-Versionen älter als 4.2. Wer schon APEX 4.2.x einsetzt, lädt das Patchset aus MyOracleSupport herunter (Patch Number 19595896) und wendet es entsprechend der Patch Set (more...)

Webcast: VCP: Service Parts Planning Feature Enhancements in 12.2.4

Webcast_icon.jpgWebcast: VCP: Service Parts Planning Feature Enhancements in 12.2.4

Date: October 9, 2014 at 11:00 am ET, 10:00 am CT, 9:00 am MT, 8:00 am PT, 8:30 pm, India Time (Mumbai, GMT+05:30)

This 1 hour, 15 minute advisor webcast is recommended for functional and technical users who would like to understand the enhancements in Oracle Service Parts Planning Release 12.2.4.

Registration: VCP: Service Parts Planning Feature Enhancements in 12.2.4


Oracle Managed Cloud Customers Present at OpenWorld

 Steve McMillan, Senior Vice President, Oracle Managed Cloud Services, kicked off the Oracle Managed Cloud conference session lineup on Monday, September 29th at Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco.  He spoke at the conference session "Oracle Managed Cloud Services:  Your On-Ramp to the Cloud".  Steve talked about how Oracle Managed Cloud Services (OMCS) delivers enterprise-grade, managed private cloud services across a broad portfolio of business applications, middleware, database, and hardware technologies.  He also (more...)

Webcast: Fusion Engine Rules

Webcast_icon.jpgWebcast: Fusion Engine Rules!

Date: October 14, 2014 11:00 am , 10:00 am CT, 9:00 am MT, 8:00 am PT, 8:30 pm, India Time (Mumbai, GMT+05:30)

This one-hour advisor webcast is recommended for Customers who are thinking about upgrading to Fusion or beginning to use the Oracle Configurator Developer application. This presentation will give insight on the advantages of migrating to the Fusion Engine and the decisions that may need to be made in order (more...)

Wednesday is Customer Appreciation Day

Wednesday at OpenWorld tends to be the hardest one for me. There's been so much excitement already that it feels like the show's already run for a week, but we're barely half way through it. Today we've got a ton of great content during the day and they there's Aerosmith tonight on Treasure Island! (I'm going to catch up on sleep next week!)

Before the party there are some great Multitenant sessions to focus (more...)

Which MAF or ADF component should I use?

What Mobile Application Framework(MAF) components are available?  The ADF Mobile Design Wiki contains a list of MAF components that can be used.

How can I find out which  ADF components are supported by the release of ADF I am using?  The  Oracle ADF Faces Rich Client Components site can be referenced to get the latest information about NEW ADF 12C  Components. Begin by reviewing the ADF Cheat Sheets, below is a sample (more...)

#OOW14 IT Transformation: CIOs value of the Cloud

Yesterday, #OOW14 Mark Hurd's CIO panel was focus on real customers transformation through the Cloud (being public or private).

Here are the few quotes I capturedon CIO's motivation for this transformation:

Walgreens: "We don't want to be on the business of integrating things. So the much we move into the cloud, the better."

P&G: "[It is] more about a solution toward a business case and engineered together rather than technology pieces."

Dunnhumby: (more...)

Using WebAdi to Upload GL Journals? Excel 2013 is Now Certified with Webadi!

Web Applications Desktop Integration (WebAdi) is a powerful tool leveraging desktop applications to perform some of the Oracle EBS Tasks. Familiar desktop tools such as Excel can be used to create spreadsheets, enter or change existing data, then upload or propagate the changes to EBS.

For General Ledger, WebAdi can help through usage of specific integrators to:

  •  Upload Journals to Gl 
  •  Upload Budget Journals or change existing Budget balances directly 
  •  Upload Intercompany Journals

Did you (more...)

Customize your AI (2): create a local repository (IPS)

I'd like to choose creating a local repository (IPS) as the first step of AI customization. Creating a local repository is not a MUST but it largely speeds up install service creation and installation itself. It makes us happier indeed.

Let's start to create a local repository with web access (http) at port 90. There are several ways to go,

A. If your AI server can NOT directly access internet

  1. From a computer (more...)