Oracle Big Data SQL -Your All-Access Pass to Big Data

What if a single Big Data breakthrough could enable you to simply reuse the skills you already have to access all your data in Hadoop, allowing you to leverage existing applications to query Hadoop, while keeping new data as secure as your existing enterprise data?

Webcast: Oracle Big Data SQL: Connect All Your Data - Watch Now

Oracle recently introduced Oracle Big Data SQL, an essential part of a big data management system. Oracle's unique approach to providing unified query over data in Oracle Database, Hadoop, (more...)

Big Changes in Submitting, Monitoring and Voting on Procurement Enhancement Requests

With our new upgrade to My Oracle Support Community, there is now an available feature that allows for the capture and display of Enhancement Requests (or Ideas) from within the existing product support communities.This has allowed for the migration of existing Enhancement Requests/Ideas from the pilot phase Procurement Enhancement Requests - EBS (MOSC) Community to the Procurement - EBS (MOSC) Community.

What does this mean?  From now on instead of submitting new Enhancement (more...)

Partner Webcast – Oracle Database 12c Recovery Manager (RMAN)

Oracle is offering a comprehensive set of Database High Availability capabilities that seamlessly work together to help reduce both planned and unplanned downtime. Oracle Maximum Availability Architecture (MAA) provides with a best practices blueprint that can significantly reduce the cost and complexity of database high availability deployments.

A complete high availability and disaster recovery strategy requires dependable data backup, restore, and recovery procedures. Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) is practical, simple, powerful and ready to deliver (more...)

Meet the New Features in My Oracle Support Community

(In via Mel)

When you log into My Oracle Support and My Oracle Support Community you will notice that it looks and feels different than last week.

The system was updated during the weekend to provide you with new features.

The new My Oracle Support 14.3 Release release brings many changes that will help you work more effectively with Oracle Support and  My Oracle Support Community.


To highlight these changes and new features (more...)

FY15 OPN Partner Kickoff: Neue Strategien und Programme für Oracle Partner

Das Exastack Programm gibt es jetzt auch für Oracle Big Data Appliance und Oracle Database Appliance – 120.000 zertifizierte Partner sind es mittlerweile weltweit, darunter 15.000 bei 600 Partnern für die Cloud.

  • Anlässlich des jährlichen Oracle PartnerNetwork Global Kickoff Event hat Oracle zahlreiche neue Strategien, Erkenntnisse und Programme vorgestellt, die die 25.000 Partner des Unternehmens dabei unterstützen, zu wachsen und mit Oracle erfolgreich zu sein. Dazu gehören zusätzliche Oracle Exastack Zertifizierungen, Incentive-Programme (more...)

FY15 OPN Partner Kickoff: Neue Strategien und Programme für Oracle Partner

Das Exastack Programm gibt es jetzt auch für Oracle Big Data Appliance und Oracle Database Appliance – 120.000 zertifizierte Partner sind es mittlerweile weltweit, darunter 15.000 bei 600 Partnern für die Cloud.

  • Anlässlich des jährlichen Oracle PartnerNetwork Global Kickoff Event hat Oracle zahlreiche neue Strategien, Erkenntnisse und Programme vorgestellt, die die 25.000 Partner des Unternehmens dabei unterstützen, zu wachsen und mit Oracle erfolgreich zu sein. Dazu gehören zusätzliche Oracle Exastack Zertifizierungen, Incentive-Programme (more...)

Oracle and Mirantis Collaborate on OpenStack Support

Oracle will continue to collaborate with OpenStack solution providers to allow them to offer Oracle Linux and Oracle VM as part of their solution. Read more here!

Watch Replay: Oracle Database Technology and Specialization Update PartnerCast

Missed the live PartnerCast? On-demand segments are now available! PartnerCast: Oracle Database In-Memory PartnerCast: Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c R4 PartnerCast: ODB Performance & Tuning Specialization

Specializations Catalog Updates – Week Ending July 18

The Specializations Catalog offers a great overview of all qualifying specializations launched and planned as part of the Specialization Program. More specializations and exams are now active and available. The Catalog can be downloaded from the OPN Get Started and Get Trained pages, and from the bottom sections under OPN Resources and Key Links.

@TopComponentGroupRegistration

| Jul 22, 2014

The recently held NetBeans Platform course in Leipzig has resulted in a very nice enhancement for the NetBeans Platform community. It can be read about here, by its author Daniel Koll, from Aachen:

TopComponentGroup mit Annotation

No worries if you don't understand German. All you need to understand is Java! 

To get started with this enhancement, do a checkout:

svn checkout svn://svn.code.sf.net/p/topcomponentgroupregistration/code/ topcomponentgroupregistration-code

You'll end up with a NetBeans module that (more...)

Top Oracle Validated Integration Partner Headline – Week Ending July 25

  • Added Insight’s In-site Assessment Testing Platform Achieves Oracle Validated Integration with Oracle Taleo Enterprise Cloud Service – Read more
  • BEAM Test Achieves Oracle Validated Integration for PeopleSoft 9.2 – Read more
  • cut-e achieves Oracle Validated Integration – Read more

Video: Run Your Java Application Faster

Check out this new video which demonstrates how to run your Java applications faster on SPARC. Key points include how Java 8 is built around multi-core features to run applications faster, as well as how Java leverages multi-core/multi-thread architecture of Oracle SPARC servers to run applications fastest.

Oracle IT Architecture BPM 2013 Essentials Is Now In Production

Didn't have a chance to take the Oracle IT Architecture BPM 2013 Essentials exam in beta? No problem! You now have the opportunity to take it in-production. The exam is available on Pearson Vue to all worldwide locations.

New! ACS Whitepaper On Migrating Oracle Databases

A new customer-facing ACS whitepaper entitled, “Migrating Oracle Databases” featuring (ACS’) Oracle Migration Service is now available. Review it today!

Oracle 12c: Modern Platform For The Modern Business

Oracle 12c BPM, 12c SOA and 12c In-Memory are here, making it easier than ever to deploy and manage reliable, high-performance database platforms while seamlessly extending and integrating applications. Evites now available for 12c Database and Fusion Middleware events!

[Oracle Identity Manager] Custom Event Handlers

| Jul 21, 2014
In an Identity Management system, any action performed by a user or system is called an operation. Examples of operations are creating users, modifying roles, and creating password policies. The process of any Oracle Identity Manager operation that goes through a predefined set of stages and executes some business logic in each stage is called an orchestration. The type of object that is changed by the orchestration is called an orchestration target. 

Orchestration is (more...)

Oracle Partner Store (OPS) Updates

We are pleased to announce that on the 21st of July, Oracle Partner Store (OPS) will release the below enhancements!:

  • Deal Registration Extension
  • Public Sector End Customer Validation
  • Brazil Only: Decoupled Support
  • Non Functional Currency
  • Currency Restriction for Credit Card Payment Method
  • Argentina and Venezuela Only: Restriction on End User
  • Argentina, Colombia, and India Only: Address Requirement Change
  • ASFU Application Package Registration Form Updates

For more details, click here. To contact OPS Support for (more...)

Events und News für Entwickler im Herbst 2014

Noch ist es, wie immer im Juli, etwas ruhiger - aber nach der Sommerpause stehen einige Neuigkeiten und für Entwickler interessante Veranstaltungen an.

Im September startet, wie schon im letzten Jahr, die Reihe der Oracle Database Days 12c. Im September wird der Fokus auf der bereits angekündigten Oracle12c In-Memory Option liegen. In Stuttgart, Berlin und Düsseldorf haben Sie die Gelegenheit, mehr zu dieser neuen Technologie zu erfahren. Im Oktober geht es weiter mit APEX (more...)

Environment Variable Tip when using OHS 12.1.2 by Simon Haslam

OHS in co-located WebLogic configurationHere's a silly little issue I hit this afternoon - mostly a case of "administrator error" but a time waster nevertheless.
To recap, there was a big change to Web Tier administration in 12.1.2 in that OHS is controlled with what's now called the "WebLogic Management Framework" - in short this means OHS instance configuration is handled via WLST and lifecycle (start/stop etc) by Node Manager (i.e. OPMN has gone). You have (more...)

BPM update adds Case Management Web Interface and REST APIs by Mark Nelson

Oracle has just released BPM 11.1.1.7 Bundle Patch 3 which adds the out of the box web interface for Advanced Case Management and REST APIs for working with BPM.

The patch is available from Oracle Support, it is patch number 18072286.

The Case Management interface looks a bit like this:
acm

And here is an example of using the REST API.  You can call the REST URL (GET) http://yourserver:port/bpm/services/rest/application.wadl to get (more...)