This is the 38th installment of my blog series around Stream Processing and Analytics.
As usual, find below the new blog articles, presentations, videos and software releases from last week:
News and Blog Posts
This post comes from Fishbowl Solutions’ Associate MCAD Consultant, Ben Sawyer.
CAD data migrations are most often seen as a huge burden. They can be lengthy, costly, messy, and a general road block to a successful project. Organizations planning on migrating SolidWorks data to PTC Windchill should consider their options when it comes to the process and tools they utilize to perform the bulk loading.
At Fishbowl Solutions, our belief is that the faster (more...)
After three years, I have decided to update my GC cheat sheet.
New version finally includes G1 options, thankfully there are not very many of them. There are also few useful options introduced to CMS including parallel inital mark and initiating concurrent cycles by timer.
Finally, I made separate cheat sheet versions for Java 7 and Java 8.
Below are links to PDF versions
Since a few hours the latest Release of the Oracle Forms & Reports 22.214.171.124.0 is available for download in Oracle Technology Network under http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/developer-tools/forms/downloads/index.html
The related documentation can be found under https://docs.oracle.com/middleware/12212/formsandreports/index.html
For all the lovers of Oracle Reports, here is the bad news: It's time to prepare for bye-bye !
The next planned Oracle Reports 126.96.36.199 will be the terminal release for Oracle Reports !
Note can be found here http://tinyurl.com/ReportsDeprecation
Since a few hours the latest Release of the Oracle WebLogic Server 188.8.131.52.0 is available with Oracle Technology Network for download.
The Installation sources can be found under: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/middleware/weblogic/downloads/index.html
The documentation for the latest Oracle WebLogic Server 184.108.40.206.0 can be found under http://docs.oracle.com/middleware/12212/wls/index.html
Long time ago I've been publishing a blog post "Did you forgot your WebLogic Admin User Password?
", now it's time to have a look on the topic, did you forgot your Node Manager Username and Password?
The following steps are working with Oracle WebLogic Server 12.x
Login to the server which is hosting your Oracle WebLogic Server environment and start the wlst utility and connect as weblogic user to your WebLogic Domain:
With the Oracle Forms 12c Diagnostics Agent you can populate the DMS (Dynamic Monitoring Service) metrics for Oracle Forms 12c simply into Oracle Database Tables, which allows you to have a historical view on the Oracle Forms related Performance Data out of DMS.
The installation comes in 2 major parts, first setup a Oracle Database User and the underlying objects and second part deploy the Forms Diagnostics Agent into your Oracle WebLogic Server.
Bill Kutik’s regular handicapping of the ‘big 3’ SaaS vendors is an interesting read. The most recent entry can be found here.
Bill goes through each of SAP/SuccessFactors, Oracle and Workday in turn and gives an update on customer numbers however, I think it’s easier to view in a graph:
Here we can see that SuccessFactors has 1,250 HCM customers (on Employee Central) and 1,900 on their Financials solution (S/4 HANA ERP).
Oracle is slightly (more...)
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Apache Flink is an open source platform for distributed stream and batch data processing. Flink is a streaming data flow engine with several APIs to create data streams oriented application.
It is very common for Flink applications to use Apache Kafka for data input and output. This article will guide you into the steps to use Apache
Based on the suggestion by Tim Hall's Blogpost
here is my contribution to the OTN Appreciation Day:
I've got 2 features and as usual these features are related to Oracle WebLogic Server:
1st Oracle WebLogic Server & Docker
The official support and certification for Oracle WebLogic Server on Docker started nearly one year ago. Since the first support and certification of Oracle WebLogic Server on Docker there were a lot of things happening, support and (more...)
You might remember the previous method to create multiple Managed Servers for Oracle Forms 11g, which can be found under the My Oracle Support Note 989118.1
. This procedure were quite a bit critical, as you had to provide manually several arguments and classpath entries for the cloned Managed Server.
With Oracle Forms 12c the procedure to create (not cloning) additional WebLogic Managed Servers hosting your formsapp is really straight forward as you perform this (more...)
Since yesterday the new release of the Oracle Enterprise Manager 220.127.116.11 is available for download on Oracle Technology Network under following link: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/oem/enterprise-manager/downloads/index.html
The new Oracle Enterprise Manager 18.104.22.168 is available for following Operating Systems:
- Linux x86-64
- Windows x86-64
- Solaris Operating System (SPARC)
- Solaris Operating System (x86-64)
- IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)
- HP-UX Itanium (64-bit)
As well there are matching Database Templates available for the (more...)
In many case you struggle with the location of the tnsnames.ora file under Oracle Reports 12c. The default location for the tnsnames.ora is placed within your WebLogic Domain Home directory $DOMAIN_HOME/config/fmwconfig/tnsnames.ora
But in many case you have already a defined TNS_ADMIN variable which is pointing to a central location, e.g. $ORACLE_BASE/network/admin and maintaining various copies of a tnsnames.ora is not really useful and will cause various problems.
In order to (more...)
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Get an introduction to streaming analytics, which allows you real-time insight from captured events and big data. There are applications across industries, from finance to wine making, though there are two primary challenges to be addressed.
Did you know that a plane flying from Texas to London can generate 30 million data points per flight? As Jim