When Configuring Multiple Data Sources…

When you are setting up additional data sources to be applied to your STAR schema (For example - multiple P6 databases being combined into a single STAR schema) there are a few things you need to make sure are configured.

1- New installation director
    For this new data source it should have it's own installation directory with a new folder name (especially if on the same machine).
    Edit the following files and (more...)

Oracle Knowledge – 8.6 – March 2015 Release is Generally Available

Oracle Announces Availability of Oracle Knowledge 8.6

Oracle offers the most comprehensive enterprise knowledge management solution in the market today. Building on Oracle’s commitment to help you deliver modern customer experiences using enterprise knowledge, Oracle announces Oracle Knowledge 8.6. 

Oracle Knowledge 8.6 provides a rich set of new capabilities, introducing significant product enhancements. This release builds on key investment areas such as Analytics, (more...)

Available Hands-on Labs: Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux and Oracle VM

Oracle Database Innovation Forum FAQ

Just in case you missed it- Watch the Forum On-Demand!

The Oracle Database Innovation Forum that was broadcast on March 18th and is now availableregistered, stay as long as you like or return at your convenience to watch another session or replay one that's really made an impact. The forum, featuring Oracle Database guru Tom Kyte, was followed by Oracle Database Innovation experts and customers sharing best practices and the (more...)

Oracle R Distribution 3.1.1 Available for Download on all Platforms

The Oracle R Distribution 3.1.1 binaries for Windows, AIX, Solaris SPARC and Solaris x86 are now available on OSS, Oracle's Open Source Software portal. Oracle R Distribution 3.1.1 is an update to R version 3.1.0, and it includes many improvements, including upgrades to the package help system and improved accuracy importing data with large integers. The complete list of changes is in the NEWS file.

To install Oracle (more...)

How to Achieve Talent Management Excellence in Your Organization

| Mar 23, 2015

By Madhur Chaturvedi


Following a few key HCM best practices can help organizations attract and retain talent effectively.

Talent management excellence, or the practice of successfully attracting and retaining talent, is a key priority for business leaders worldwide. In surveys done by Hackett Group and the Economist Intelligence Unit, business leaders identified talent retention and development as one of their top three priorities, and insufficient leadership talent and insufficient talent across the organization as the (more...)

Mobile App for Approvals for EBS 1.2.0 on iOS and Android

Reposting below for another cool new mobile app from Oracle, which btw, was built using Oracle Mobile Application Framework. Follow us @OracleMobile


Oracle Mobile Approvals for Oracle E-Business Suite lets you respond on-the-go to your pending approval requests. From your phone, anywhere and anytime, take quick action on approval requests for expenses, requisitions, purchase orders, recruitment vacancies and offers, and more.

- Quickly filter approval requests by sender (more...)

Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.2 – Live Migration

Oracle has just released Oracle VM Server for SPARC release 3.2. This update has been integrated into Oracle Solaris 11.2 beginning with SRU 8.4. Please refer to Oracle Solaris 11.2 Support Repository Updates (SRU) Index [ID 1672221.1]. 

This new release introduces the following features:

  • Improved multipath virtual disk I/O (mpgroup): view, set active I/O path
  • Improved domain observability to show dependencies between service and guest domains
  • Improved network (more...)

Oracle Innovation Management Cloud at JDSU

At the recent Oracle Value Chain Summit, Francis Blackburn, Senior IT Manager at JDSU discusses their use and vast footprint of Oracle PLM solutions, as well as their recent purchase of Innovation Management Cloud

You can find the video here

To learn more about Oracle Supply Chain Management applications, visit www.oracle.com/scm

Live Virtual Training: Fast Track: Oracle Fusion Project Portfolio Management 2014 for PreSales

These FREE live virtual training sessions are designed to provide attendees with a solid overview of the subject matter. Information will also be provided about additional training opportunities, Guided Learning Paths and online assessments.

What will we cover

This session will cover the materials available on the Guided Learning Path in detail.

Oracle Fusion Project Portfolio Management 2014 for PreSales

Event Details

  • Mar 27, 2015

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Timezone (GMT+05:30) Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, (more...)

Join us @ our RAC12c Implementation BC in London (28-30 April)

Do you want to learn how to Install Oracle RAC Software, standard and flex clusters or perform grid infrastructure pre-installation tasks? Join us @ Oracle RAC 12c Implementation Specialist BC in London. It has never been easier to become an expert in RAC 12c and prepare for RAC 12c certification. 

Java EE 8/Adopt-a-JSR Updates: Morocco JUG!

| Mar 23, 2015

It is truly heartwarming to see Adopt-a-JSR moving forward! Although it is still the early days a number of JUGs worldwide have already adopted Java EE 8 JSRs. The Morocco JUG had been at the forefront of Adopt-a-JSR from the very start. In fact the JUG was awarded as an "Outstanding Adopt-a-JSR Participant" for their contributions to Java EE 7. It should be no surprise the JUG is committed to helping Java EE 8 move (more...)

Now Live: OPN Competency Center Enhancements

The newest OPN Competency Center (OPN CC) enhancements are now available. The March release is all about enhancing the digital experience by better predicting your needs and offering user experiences which are dynamic, engaging, and accessible on mobile platforms. An online demo (5 min) and detailed announcement are available to walk you through the new face of the OPN CC.

Don’t miss the Oracle Partner Summit in Toronto April 9!

The Oracle Channel Organization led by Gary Koopman is holding a summit in Toronto to engage with local partners & sales teams!

Topics covered will include:
  •     Engineered Systems;
  •     VCA;
  •     Oracle DB12c;
  •     FS1;
  •     ZFS;
  •     ACS
  •     Cloud.
The event runs all day, followed by a reception in the early evening. Make sure you register today!

Top Exastack ISV headlines – Week ending March 20

Siemens PLM Teamcenter Optimized on Oracle SuperCluster. “Combining Teamcenter with Oracle SuperCluster gives our customers a secure, stable, high-performance platform for future growth.” – Learn more.

Two Live Streaming Java Sessions from vJUG

The vJUG, a virtual Java user group, presents live streaming technical sessions about topics related to Java, JVM, Java EE, Internet of Things and more. Organized by Mani Sarkar and Simon Maple from the London Java Community, their aim is to get the greatest minds and speakers of the Java industry to give talks and presentations in the form of webinars and live streaming from JUG meetups.

First session: How is Java/JVM built?  Tuesday, (more...)

Improving Sales Is Easier Than You Think

Did you know that 57% of the purchasing process is over before customers ever talk to your sales team?

To increase sales and optimize efficiency, modern sales requires fast and easy tools, mobile productivity, insightful and collaborative selling and an aggressive pipeline. In this informative video find out how to quickly and cost effectively adopt a modern sales solution with reduced costs and minimal risk.

Watch Now.

Oracle Public Cloud : VNC Viewer

Dans le cas où l'on souhaite accéder en VNC sans passer par le tunnel SSH, il est nécessaire de modifier la politique d'accès dans le "Network Group".

Pour cela, il faut se connecter à "My Services", accéder à la console "Compute Cloud Service", sélectionner l'onglet "Network" puis "Network Groups"

Par défaut, la politique "Inbound Policy" est à "Deny".
Il faut la passer à la valeur "Permit"


Software in Silicon is now on YouTube!

Inform your partners they can now get trained on Oracle's NEW Software in Silicon Cloud on YouTube. View the videos today!

Are you familiar with Oracle Business Process services?

Oracle Business Process Service (BPS) providers enrich the benefits of the cloud by taking full responsibility for running an end-to-end process for the client. Watch this video and learn how Oracle partners can deliver BPS with Oracle’s stack of cloud services and technologies.