TekStream Reduces Project Admin Costs by 30% with Oracle Documents Cloud

Read this latest announcement from Oracle to find out more about how TekStream Solutions, a solution services company in North America streamlined project management and administration and improved client project delivery with Oracle Documents Cloud Service, an enterprise-grade cloud collaboration and file sync and share solution. Learn how, within the first month of its use, TekStream was able to cut project administration costs by 30% and reduce complexity to not only drive client results faster (more...)

TekStream Streamlines Client Project Delivery with Oracle Documents Cloud

Read this latest announcement from Oracle to find out more about how TekStream Solutions, a solution services company in North America streamlined project management and administration and improved client project delivery with Oracle Documents Cloud Service, an enterprise-grade cloud collaboration and file sync and share solution. Learn how, within the first month of its use, TekStream was able to cut project administration costs by 30% and reduce complexity to not only drive client results faster (more...)

SOA & BPM Community Newsletter July 2015

With Platform as a Service (PaaS) partners become even more important to Oracle. Discover new consulting service business opportunities in the Cloud by utilizing PaaS. Therefore the Oracle Fusion Middleware sales kits are available at our Community Workspace (SOA Community membership required). Please make sure that you send the cheat sheets to your sales team and develop cloud consulting service offerings for Hybrid Integration and Hybrid Process. Part of sales kits are also (more...)

Create and set clientAttribute to ADF Faces component programmatically to pass value on client side JavaScript by Ashish Awasthi

clip_image002This post is next in series of "Working with ADF Faces Components programmatically"
So this post is about creating client Attribute, applying it to component and setting it's value programmatically
this requirement comes in picture when user is dealing with dynamic layout means components are created programmatically at run time and it is not possible to apply clientAttribute and other properties declarative
In this i am extending my previous post -
Apply Client/Server (more...)

Optimizing the PL/SQL Challenge VII: Removing Function Calls

Waaaay back in the first entry in this series we tuned one of the queries on the PL/SQL Challenge. The index we created improved its performance significantly. This missed the bigger picture however.

The query was embedded in a PL/SQL function. The main SQL statement on the Library page called this function. We could still make noticeable performance gains by extracting the query out of PL/SQL and placing it directly in the main select.

Why?

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ORAchk – How to log SRs and ERs for ORAchk

ORAchkI have recently recommended to use ORAchk in its new version 12.1.0.4 - and I can just emphasize on this.
https://blogs.oracle.com/UPGRADE/entry/orachk_12_1_0_4

During a conf call with a lead customer from the UK Roy and I learned about the uncertainness on how to log a Service Request (SR) or enhancement Request (ER) against ORAchk in case something is not working correctly or missing.

Especially as the documentation of ORAchk states:

Appendix (more...)

OMM Deal Registration Partner Policy Update

Effective August 1, 2015, several important changes will be made to the Oracle Open Market Model ("OMM") Global Policies.  These changes are being made to standardize the Policies worldwide and recognize partners for bringing business to Oracle.  Details of these changes will be published in the OMM Policy effective August 1, 2015.


Highlights of some of these changes are summarized as follows:

–    Partners are now required to request their OMM fee payment (more...)

Estimated Landed Cost Management Video

Globalization and low cost country sourcing have increased complexity across the supply chain and a lack of visibility could result in poor supplier and sourcing decisions.

Oracle Estimated Landed Cost, coming in 2015, is part of the Global Trade Management suite of solutions and allows customers to display and compare ELC values of sourcing options, for improved decision making and profitability. Click here to watch the introductory video.

To learn more about Oracle Supply Chain (more...)

Transportable Database 12c Certified for EBS 12.2 Database Migration

Database migration across platforms of the same "endian" (byte ordering) formats using the Transportable Database (TDB) process is now certified for Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12.2 with Oracle Database 12c Release 1 (12.1.0).

The "endian-ness" of platforms can be checked by querying the view V$TRANSPORTABLE_PLATFORM using SQL*Plus (connected as SYSDBA):

SQL> select platform_name, endian_format from v$transportable_platform;

The following is a list of relevant platforms certified for Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12 (12. (more...)

Marina Salud gestiona el servicio público de salud de la comarca de la Marina Alta (Comunidad Valenciana) con tecnología de Oracle

gestión sanitaria publico y privadaMarina Salud, compañía privada formada por DKV Seguros y Ribera Salud, es la encargada de gestionar el servicio público de salud de Denia y de otros 34 municipios.

La compañía, gestiona una red sanitaria que incluye:

· 1 hospital

· 4 centros integrados de salud en los que combinan especialidades y atención primaria

· 30 centros de atención primaria.

Como modelo de colaboración público-privada para la gestión de servicios públicos sanitarios, Marina Salud es hoy (more...)

Migrating Neutron Database from sqlite to MySQL for Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Solaris

Many OpenStack development environments use sqlite as a backend to store data. However in a production environment MySQL is widely used. Oracle also recommends to use MySQL for its OpenStack services. For many of the OpenStack services (nova, cinder, neutron...) sqlite is the default backend. Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Solaris users may want to migrate their backend database from sqlite to MySQL.

The general idea is to dump the sqlite database. Translate the dumped (more...)

Top 5 Ways to Personalize My Oracle Support

Top 5 Ways to Personalize My Oracle Support

It doesn't take long using My Oracle Support (MOS) to realize just how massive the pool of data underlying it all is—knowledge articles, patches and updates, advisories and security alerts, for every version of every Oracle product line.

My first week using MOS my jaw dropped at the sheer scale of available info. Not surprisingly, some of the first tips we get as Oracle employees is how (more...)

Voxxed Days Istanbul 2015 Trip Report

| Jul 28, 2015

Voxxed Days Istanbul 2015 was held on May 9th. It might seem surprising but this was the first large scale independent Java focused conference ever to be held in Turkey. It was a deliberately modest but solid first step with gradual future growth in mind. Though the event was modest in scope it was certainly not in terms of spirit and enthusiasm. It attracted some of the best and brightest in the Java ecosystem including (more...)

YouTube: Crossroads.js for Enterprise JavaScript Applications

A common routing solution for JavaScript applications is Crossroads.js. Using this blog entry, here's how to understand and get started with Crossroads.js:

Watch more NetBeans videos here: https://www.youtube.com/user/NetBeansVideos

August 12: Atradius Collections Oracle Sales Cloud Customer Forum

Join us for another Oracle Customer Reference Forum on August 12th, 2015 at 8:00 AM PT (US) / 11:00 AM ET (US) / 5:00 PM CEST.

Sonja van Haasteren, Global Customer Experience Manager of Atradius Collections, will talk about the company’s journey with Oracle CX products focused on Oracle Sales Cloud with Oracle Marketing Cloud and its path to expand with Oracle Data Cloud.

Atradius Collections is a global leader in trade-invoice-collection services. It provides (more...)

A Glimpse of Java EE Track

Ivar Grimstad will discuss microservices and Java EE Security API at JavaOne this year! These are two hot topics that you don’t want to miss at JavaOne! And Ivar has credentials. He is a veteran Java EE advocate, speaker, blogger and open source hacker. Right now, he is involved with the two new Java EE 8 JSRs:  MVC and Security. Over the summer, Reza Rahman is interviewing JavaOne speakers to highlight the Java EE track. (more...)

JShell and REPL in Java 9

Java 9 introduces JShell and a Read-Eval-Print Loop (REPL) for the Java Programming Language.  REPL  allows you to evaluate code snippets such as declarations, statements, expressions. You can test your code as you create it, and way before you are done with your whole project. 

The JShell Java Enhancement Proposal (JEP) for the project indicated that the new feature is the result of academic feedback. Schools are adopting languages that have REPL functionality because (more...)

New Oracle University course for Oracle OpenStack!

A new Oracle University course is now available: OpenStack Administration Using Oracle Solaris (Ed 1). This is a great way to get yourself up to speed on OpenStack, especially if you're thinking about getting a proof of concept, development or test, or even production environments online!

The course is based on OpenStack Juno in Oracle Solaris 11.2 SRU 10.5. Through a series of guided hands-on labs you will learn to:

Persistent Federation Data Store

When performing Federation SSO operations, the user will be referenced in the SSO message via a unique identifier that will then be used by the SP to map the incoming SSO response to a local user.

Sometimes the unique identifier is an attribute part of the existing LDAP user record, such as the email address or the username, while other times, the identifier only exists for the Federation SSO operation between the SP and IdP (more...)

Are You In the Know? Latest News From the Desk of Troy Richardson


Did you get it? The first edition of Troy Richardson's quarterly communication was distributed earlier this week, specifically for our strategic partner community. Topics covered in his communications include key initiatives, events, assets (more...)