Greg Wilkins’ Jetty/Servlet Sessions at JavaOne 2014

By Guest Blogger Reza Rahman

For the Java EE track at JavaOne 2014 we are highlighting some key sessions and speakers to better inform you of what you can expect, right up until the start of the conference.

To this end we recently interviewed Greg Wilkins. Greg is the mastermind behind Jetty and a long-time key contributor to the JCP, particularly for the foundational Servlet specification. In fact Greg is likely to be instrumental in (more...)

Endless Possibilities: Oracle OpenWorld 2014

This year, we’ve taken a new approach to our partner presence at Oracle OpenWorld. In a world of information + data overload, we’ve broken down barriers to get you to the source of the information and the main stage conversations, faster. Consider us 10 pounds lighter. With that, we bring you OPN Central @ OpenWorld.

Oracle OpenWorld 2014 will take place in San Francisco September 28 through October 2. To demonstrate Oracle’s commitment to our (more...)

Oracle Infogram 2014-09-02 11:32:00

Contributions by Angela Golla, Infogram Deputy Editor

Oracle Support and Services at OpenWorld
Oracle Support and Services will have many sessions and activities during Oracle OpenWorld, September 28th - October 2nd.  Topics include Tips and Best Practices from the Front Lines, Best Practices for Proactively Supporting E-Business Suite, Near Zero Downtime Database migration and more.  Click HERE for the complete list.  

Oracle OpenWorld 2014 – Time to plan your schedule

There is only one month to go until Oracle Open World, the largest gathering of Oracle customers, partners, developers, and technology enthusiasts, which begins on September 28th in San Francisco. Of course the In-Memory development group will be there and you will have multiple opportunities to meet the team, in one of our technical sessions, or at the Oracle demogrounds.

This year the In-Memory team has 4 technical sessions and there are a number (more...)

amitego AG: Partners Showcasing Their Solutions at Oracle Linux and Oracle Virtualization with OpenStack Showcase

Featuring Showcase Partners with proven Infrastructure and Management Solutions for Customers using Oracle Linux, Oracle Virtualization, and Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux.

These partners will be exhibiting their solutions at Oracle OpenWorld’s Oracle Linux and Virtualization with OpenStack Showcase-Booth #611. Make sure you stop by, as you would not want to miss an opportunity to discuss how they can help make your infrastructure more manageable, more secure and more reliable.

amitego is not new (more...)

amitego AG: Partners Showcasing Their Solutions at Oracle Linux and Oracle Virtualization with OpenStack Showcase

Featuring Showcase Partners with proven Infrastructure and Management Solutions for Customers using Oracle Linux, Oracle Virtualization, and Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux.

These partners will be exhibiting their solutions at Oracle OpenWorld’s Oracle Linux and Virtualization with OpenStack Showcase-Booth #611. Make sure you stop by, as you would not want to miss an opportunity to discuss how they can help make your infrastructure more manageable, more secure and more reliable.

amitego is not new (more...)

Extending Oracle Sales Cloud with Oracle Platform-as-a-Service

October 6th - 9th 2014 - Amsterdam, Netherlands
Oracle is pleased to inform you and your organization of the 4-day workshop on Extending Oracle Sales Cloud with Oracle Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS). This Invite-Only hands-on workshop will be delivered by Oracle Development at No-Fee to Partners.  The training consists of live Webex presentations, live demo, and hands-on laboratory exercises. Your consultants can particpate in this workshop in person or remotely, which will save travel costs and (more...)

Extending Oracle Sales Cloud with Oracle Platform-as-a-Service

October 6th - 9th 2014 - Amsterdam, Netherlands
Oracle is pleased to inform you and your organization of the 4-day workshop on Extending Oracle Sales Cloud with Oracle Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS). This Invite-Only hands-on workshop will be delivered by Oracle Development at No-Fee to Partners.  The training consists of live Webex presentations, live demo, and hands-on laboratory exercises. Your consultants can particpate in this workshop in person or remotely, which will save travel costs and (more...)

Twitter Tuesday – Top 10 @ArchBeat Tweets – August 26-September 1, 2014

Gaze upon the Top 10 tweets from @OTNArchBeat for the last seven days, August 26 - September 1, 2014.

  1. Oracle Data Integrator: What is a Repository? | Brent Dayley #ODI #oracleuniversity
    Aug 27, 2014 at 11:21 AM
  2. Awesome ASO Essbase procedural calculation hack -- Part 3 | @CameronLackpour #calcman
    Aug 26, 2014 at 10:16 AM
  3. Video: @OTechMag summer edition highlights with @omebos #oracleace
    Aug 27, 2014 at 08:32 AM
  4. Upcoming Developer Presentations on Big Data (more...)

US Regional, Metropolitan Area Public Sector “Open Data” Synergies, Opportunities, Challenges

"Open Data" is the current stage of enlightenment for the continually-advancing public sector "egovernment" objective - collecting, standardizing, governing and exposing previously inaccessible public data from internal government systems and datastores.  The mandate comes both from newer official government directives and policies, as well as long-standing IT investment control and information-sharing objectives. These mandates are not only driven by public sector mission and legislative priorities, but by the public - citizens, civic volunteers, entrepreneurs, (more...)

ADF EMG Audit Rules available on JDeveloper 12.1.3

I got a few questions from people why the ADF EMG Audit Rules are not available in JDeveloper 12.1.3. So there has been a new release of the ADF EMG Audit Rules. No new functionality is implemented this time, but the extension is now available for JDeveloper 12.1.3.

If you go to Help -> Check for Updates, tick the Open source and Partner Extensions checkbox and press Next: 

Select the ADF (more...)

While You’re On Holiday, Would You Like to Have Your Work Emails Automatically Deleted?

By Richard Doherty

Daimler’s recent decision to give employees the option to have all email received while on holiday automatically deleted (see story here) has generated lots of healthy discussion and debate with many for and against such a policy.

Personally, I think the key take away from this initiative is the fact that it is an option. How each of us achieves work/life balance is a very personal thing – we’re all (more...)

Oracle HCM Cloud Set to Shine at OpenWorld 2014

By Mike Vilimek

At Oracle OpenWorld 2014 all things HCM will again be a dedicated “event within an event” called HCM Central @ OpenWorld. This year’s experience promises to be even better than last year’s and we want to let you know why you should be excited and eager to attend.

Customer Success Stories

Nothing is more convincing than to hear success stories from businesses just like yours. That’s why at this year’s event we (more...)

MySQL Enterprise Backup 3.11.0 has been released!!


MySQL Enterprise Backup team is glad to announce the new release of MySQL Enterprise Backup (MEB) 3.11.0.

Overview

MEB 3.11.0 focuses on enhancing backup/recovery performance and adding new features that would help database administrators.

This release addresses some of the challenges customers face today while taking backups of very large databases(in terrabytes). This release also provides more complete backup with all the necessary logs required to clone a server. We have also (more...)

It is LIVE!

| Sep 2, 2014

OpenWorld attendees, great news! The Schedule Builder is now live. That means, you can not only look up the sessions, the dates, time and location for these but you can also pre-enroll at these sessions and build these in your calendar using the Schedule Builder. Since some of the key sessions like executive and track keynotes do get over-capacity at times, we recommend a you take a look at the Focus On documents for your (more...)

I’m speaking at UKOUG Tech2014

UKOUG is an awesome conference which I've been lucky to attend for about the last 13 years or so (is it really that long!) .  Whilst I really enjoy it as a presenter, its also a great place for learning - infact, if you have training budget then I'd be seriously considering spending it on attending UKOUG.  The agenda is packed with great content.  I'll be presenting on

  • Building on-device mobile applications for iOS and (more...)

Newly Released EBS Financials August 2014 Recommended Patch Collections (RPCs)

Oracle E-Business Suite Financials Development has released the following August 2014 Recommended Patch Collections (RPCs):

 Product Recommended Patch Collection (RPC) Download
 Details
 Cash Management (CE)
19149948:R12.CE.B
Doc ID 1367845.1
 Collections (IEX)
19048616:R12.IEX.B Doc ID 1912256.1
 E-Business Tax (ZX)
19155343:R12.ZX.B
Doc ID 1481235.1
 Financials for India (JAI)
19148708:R12.JAI.B Doc ID 1487816.1
 Fixed Assets (FA)
19066382:R12.FA.B Doc ID 1921538.1
General Ledger (GL) 19129042:R12.RG.B (FSG)
19129048:R12.GL.B
Doc ID 954704.1
 Financials Common Module (FUN)
19151774:R12.FUN.B Doc ID 954704.1
 Internet Expenses (OIE) 19163626:R12.OIE.B Doc ID 1534509.1
 iReceivables (OIR)
19052386:R12.OIR.B Doc ID 1905850.1
 Loans (LNS)
18425696:R12.LNS.B Doc ID 1912254.1
 Payables (AP)
19018767:R12.AP.B (Core)
19018793:R12.AP.B (ISP / Suppliers)
19018819:R12.AP.B (Workflow / PCard)
Doc ID 1397581.1
 Payments (IBY)
18999775:R12.IBY.B Doc ID 1481221.1
 Public Sector Accounting (PSA) 19266556:R12.PSA.B Doc ID 954704.1
 Receivables (AR)
19125641:R12.AR.B Doc ID 1912247.1
 Subledger Accounting (SLA) 19034020:R12.XLA.B Doc ID 1481222.1
 Treasury (XTR) 18325260:R12.XTR.B Doc ID 954704.1

 For details and the complete list of available RPCs for Oracle EBS Financials, please see Doc ID 954704.1, EBS: R12.1 Oracle Financials Recommended Patch Collection (RPC). 

Greg Wilkins’ Jetty/Servlet Sessions at JavaOne 2014

For the Java EE track at JavaOne 2014 we are highlighting some key sessions and speakers to better inform you of what you can expect, right up until the start of the conference.

To this end we recently interviewed Greg Wilkins. Greg is the mastermind behind Jetty and a long-time key contributor to the JCP, particularly for the foundational Servlet specification. In fact Greg is likely to be instrumental in the upcoming Servlet 4 specification (more...)

How PepsiCo/Frito-Lay uses Oracle Trade Promotions Optimization

Oracle Demantra Predictive Trade Planning  provides a fully functioning trade promotion management capability for trade funds, promotion entry, execution, tracking, and analysis. It uses advanced data mining technology, enabling organizations to analyze sales history, efficiently manage trade funds allocation, and understand how promotional strategies shape demand. 

Oracle Demantra Trade Promotion Optimization includes all of the functionality available in Oracle Demantra Predictive Trade Planning application. It also evaluates past events business-specific objectives and constraints (more...)

Oracle Magazine-January/February 2001

The headline articles of Oracle Magazine for January/February 2001 were on how the current set of Oracle products supported the development and deployment of mobile and internet applications.
Ora mag 2001 jan feb

Other articles included:

  • Oracle and HP form an alliance to develop and delivery CRM solutions aimed at helping companies keep up with customers in a world where rapid change is common place.
  • In Tom Kyte's regular article he look at and gives examples of using function based (more...)