FREE Webinar: Software in Silicon – Register Now

Join us on March 18, 2015 for a FREE Webinar on "Software In Silicon" hosted by Oracle experts, Angelo Rajadurai and Mike Mulkey.

Oracle ISV Engineering is offering an exciting opportunity to learn about the NEW offering for developers who want early access to the revolutionary Software in Silicon technology in the forthcoming Oracle SPARC M7 processor running Oracle Solaris 11.

What Will You Learn? 

By listening to this webinar, you'll learn how to:

Nuevas Técnicas de Venta en la Era Digital

¿Cómo impulsar el crecimiento y adaptar las ventas a una generación de clientes más informada que nunca?

Ahora mismo, todos nos hacemos esta misma pregunta.

Aunque el ciclo de compra ha cambiado, muchas empresas siguen utilizando el mismo proceso de venta: los comerciales no actúan hasta que el departamento de marketing les dice a quién dirigirse y “echan balones fuera” si no logran vender nada.

En realidad, es inútil buscar culpables entre los empleados. (more...)

Siebel CRM Partners – Virtual Meeting, Friday March 20th

Siebel CRM Partners - Virtual Meeting - Friday, March 20th, 2015, 8:00 AM PST


  • Welcome - Allison Woolsey, Product Marketing, Oracle
  • Siebel CRM Strategy and Roadmap Update - George Jacob, Group Vice President, Oracle
  • Innovation Pack 2015 Insight - John Bedford, Senior Principal Product Manager, Oracle
  • Q & A


ORAchk with new checks + Restart support


Never used or heard about ORAchk? Then it's time to give it a try! 

ORAchk is almost ready to get released. You can already give the beta a try. I'm not recommending this to make you beta test but ORAchk has so many great features, especially more than 50 new health checks, OL7 Support - and is now aware of Oracle Restart environments.


When to Use JAX-RS Class-path Scanning Mechanism

The short answer is: never!. I have seen several nasty (so called) "bugs" caused by this feature so that i felt like sharing this little advice via blog post:

Never ever use JAX-RS class-path scanning feature in a production environment

Class-path scanning looks like a handy feature. Let say you do not want bother with enumerating all the components you would like to include in your JAX-RS application. Then your JAX-RS application class could look (more...)

ASR pour le stockage : SDP2

L'outil qui permet de mettre en œuvre l'ouverture automatique de Service Request auprès du support Oracle pour le matériel de Stockage s'appelle SDP2 (Service Delivery Platform 2).
Il supporte les équipements suivants :

  • Librairies Oracle StorageTek SL8500, SL3000, SL500, et SL150,
  • Tape drives Oracle StorageTek T9x40 et T10000,
  • VSM 4/5.

En cas d'incident sur une librairie, un VSM ou un drive, SDP2 créé automatiquement une Service Request auprès du support Oracle, et transfert (more...)

OPN Website has gone Mobile

We are pleased to announce the initial launch of the OPN Website's mobile responsive interface. This design refresh aligns the website with and the OPN Solutions Catalog supporting an “Anywhere, Any Device” user experience for tablets and smartphones.

Phase one of this rollout includes four key content areas:

  • OPN Homepage
  • 6 Category Pages (comprised of 40 pages)
  • Get Started
  • Get Trained
  • Differentiate Your Offerings - (more...)

Oracle Marketing Cloud auf der eTail 2015: Wie Sie zum Cross-Channel-Retailer werden

eTail LogoEine enge Kundenbindung und ein personalisiertes Einkaufserlebnis zu schaffen ist heute eine der größten Herausforderungen im Marketing, insbesondere im Einzelhandel. Die stetig wachsende Anzahl an Medienkanälen macht diese Aufgabe nicht einfacher. Wenn Sie erfahren möchten, wie Sie Ihren Kunden eine nahtlose Einkaufserfahrung über alle Kanäle hinweg ermöglichen können, besuchen Sie uns doch vom 17. bis 19. März 2015 auf der eTail Deutschland in Berlin.

Auf dem großen Gipfeltreffen der deutschen E-Commerce-Branche stellen wir Ihnen aktuelle (more...)

How Team One uses Data Management Platforms to Drive Better Informed Marketing Decisions

Multiple data sources, splintered views consumer profiles and inconsistent messaging across multiple channels are common challenges faced by marketers trying to manage vast amounts of data without a data management platform.  But how do you know if your business would benefit from utilizing a DMP? Do you:

  • Manage multiple online campaigns across different ad networks, exchanges, publishers, and devices?

  • Want to ensure you have control over your data assets, maximize segmentation, prevent leakage and monitor (more...)

Cloud Integration simplified for successful co-existence of Cloud and On Premise deployments

cnt2337445 More organizations are adopting cloud-based applications, but very few organizations are running everything in the cloud. This will specifically be true in Product Value Chain Solutions, for example in scenarios in which customers are using Innovation Management in the Cloud, but Oracle Agile PLM or another PLM System is run On Premise, or with Product Hub and Enterprise Data Quality On Premise, and also the other connected systems such as portals, or ERP, or CRM (more...)

Oracle Partner Network (OPN) Website Has Gone Mobile

We are pleased to announce the initial launch of the OPN Website's mobile responsive interface. This design refresh aligns the website with and the OPN Solutions Catalog supporting an “Anywhere, Any Device” user experience for tablets and smartphones. See more details here.

5 ingrédients d’un content marketing qui convertit !

Les recettes les plus simples sont-elles les meilleures ? En cuisine parfois... En content marketing, c’est effectivement ce qui marche le mieux. Il faut en fait définir des process qui fonctionnent et les répéter pour viser à terme l’excellence avec des contenus bien rodés et une ligne éditoriale facilement reconnaissable.

On cherche donc à mettre en place une certaine martingale en forme de cercle vertueux et qui fonctionne pour ses contenus afin de répéter et viser (more...)

Examples of Expression Language from the Customer Connect Event

Recently we've been looking more at Expression Language and its use in Page Composer for customizing UI component properties. Increasingly we're seeing more customer requirements and so we ran a Oracle Customer Connect session entitled "Expression Language (EL) and Cloud Applications" that was open to all.

The session started with a discussion about several presubmitted questions, continued with a quick demo of EL in page composer, exposed some hints-and-tips, and finished with some (more...)

Siebel Open UI Developer’s Handbook

I managed to take a look at the new Siebel Open UI Developers Handbook which has just been published. The book is a must-have for any Siebel Open UI developers.

The book covers the Open UI framework basics but then also details expert level concepts as well as including useful code segments (best coding practices) and case studies. This book is a fantastic resource, written by Siebel gurus!.

There is some more information here and (more...)

Zero Downtime Patching for Fusion Middleware HA Topologies

What is Zero Downtime Patching?

With Zero Downtime Patching (aka ZDT), a patch can be rolled through an Enterprise / High Availability implementation, one component at a time. This ensures that the system can remain available and functioning during the patching process. Many Fusion Middleware products now support this type of patch. However, note the applicable versions below:

  • 11g -  patchset or higher must be in place first
  • 12c - 12. (more...)

My Oracle Support Essentials Webcasts – March

Oracle Product Support Advisor Webcasts
March 2015


This Month:

Oracle Support Advisor Webcast Series for March 2015
dial Dear Valued Support Customer,

We are pleased to invite you to our Advisor Webcast series for March 2015. Subject matter experts prepare these presentations and deliver them through WebEx. Topics include information about Oracle support services and products. To learn more about the program or to access archived recordings, please follow (more...)

Twitter Tuesday: Top 10 Tweets – February 24-March 2, 2015

The Top 10 most-retweeted tweets from @OTNArchBeat for the last seven days, February 24-March 2, 2015.

  1. Free #OTNVTS Feb 25. Middleware sessions by @markrittman @mrainey @stewartbryson Feb 24, 2015 at 03:00 AM
  2. #OTNVTS Middleware lab: Data Replication to #Hadoop using #GoldenGate12c Adaptors. TODAY. 9:30am GMT
    Feb 25, 2015 at 03:30 AM
  3. Video: #Hyperion Metadata Integration, by @rodrigoradtke and @rzgiampaoli #2MTT @oracleace
    Feb 25, 2015 at 09:42 AM
  4. RT @CameronLackpour: Just posted latest #Essbase book: Developing (more...)

Why Is My SQL Slow & Go Faster Features

Yesterday I made my first presentation ever at the annual Hotsos conference. The topic: “All of the Performance Tuning Features in SQL Developer.”

It went pretty well, and I’d like to share those slides now with y’all:

Easier to Read Autotrace Execution Plans

Apparently I said ‘explain plan’ too many times in the session…EXECUTION Plans can (more...)

Using Documents Cloud Service PaaS to Accelerate Product Development

by Victor Owuor, Senior Director, Oracle Documents Cloud Service Product Management

Many applications have to manage documents or images in addition to solving the business problems that they target. For example, (more...)


Arrow  Cloud Applications セミナー

◆OPN限定◆第34回 JD Edwards テクニカルタスクフォースJapan (テクニカルコミュニティ) 
  2015年03月09日16:00 - 19:00 (受付開始 15:30)    詳細 / 申込はこちら 
◆OPN限定◆SRM(Social Cloud) Implementation bootcamp(ハンズオントレーニング) 
  2015年03月10日-12日09:30 - 18:00 (受付開始 09:00)    詳細 / 申込はこちら 
◆OPN限定◆Oracle CPQ Implementation bootcamp(ハンズオントレーニング) 
  2015年03月23日-31日09:30 - 18:00 (受付開始 09:00)    詳細 / 申込はこちら 
  開催予定のセミナーは、順次 こちらへ掲載されます。 

Arrow  Systems セミナー

◆OPN限定◆第四回 ゼロからはじめる Oracle Solaris 11 
  2015年03月20日15:00 - 17:30 (受付開始 14:30)    詳細 / 申込はこちら 
  開催予定のセミナーは、順次 こちらへ掲載されます。