2 Minute Tech Tips Videos – Weekly Top 10 – February 1-7, 2016

Too much reading can lead to eye strain. Take a video break with these Top 10 most-watched 2 Minute Tech Tips for the week of February 1-7, 2016.


Responsive UI with Oracle ADF 12.2.1 | Andrejus Baranovskis [Nov 9, 2015]

Second week at #1


Four Questions on the Oracle Integration Cloud Service | Carrasco and Viveros [Sep 23, 2015]

Last appearance in the Top 10: January 18, 2016


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FY16 FLY HIGH: Webcast Series

1. FY16 FLY HIGH: IaaS, PaaS & SaaS Partner Enablement Program

Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time: 04:00 PM Central European Time
Duration: 1 hour

Kicking off the “New OPN Cloud Program”, this webcast will offer you the opportunity to listen to Jean-Marc Gottero, A&C EMEA Cloud VP, sharing the new Cloud Program objectives, structure, benefits for you in terms of sales, enablement, marketing. After this session, you shall be able to on-board to the (more...)

Where is Bundle Patch for ODSEE

The ODSEE Bundle Patch (20874613)  was released on Bastille day 7/14/15, while celebrating, I forgot to have it mentioned here. It is available through the Oracle Patch Portal under My Oracle Support (MOS) since July 2015.

Customers are strongly encouraged to install latest Bundle Patches

Please check README file as part of the  ODSEE Bundle Patch  itself.

For more details on this Bundle Patch please check under My (more...)

Beta End Date Extended: Oracle RightNow Cloud Service 2016 Technical Implementation Essentials (1Z1-326)!

Prove your advanced CX experience, broad understanding of design patterns, design principles and programming concepts, system integration concepts and relational databases as well as an understanding of standard security concepts with Oracle RightNow Cloud Service 2016 Technical Implementation Essentials exam!

This exam is still in beta with an end date extended to 27th February 2016.

You have the opportunity to request for a free voucher using the OPN Certified Specialist Beta Voucher Request Form.

Register (more...)

Release Deep Dive: Policy Automation February 2016

Hear from the OPA Product Development Team - Davin Fifield and Fiona Guy – discuss the latest functionality improvements for Policy Automation in the February release of Oracle Service CloudInterview enhancements such as:

  • Develop stylish touch friendly self service interviews
  • Free navigation: visit interview screens in any order
  • Save and resume partially completed self service interviews

Check out our Recording as well as the release notes!  

Amazon Web Services (AWS) : Relational Database Services (RDS) for MySQL

Here’s another video on my YouTube channel. This one is a quick run through of RDS for MySQL, a DBaaS offering from Amazon Web Services.

The video was based on this article.

If you watch the little outtake at the end you will hear me cracking up with the goofiest while filming Brian ‘Bex’ Huff‘s clip. :)



Amazon Web Services (AWS) : (more...)

FY16 FLY HIGH: Webcast Series

1. FY16 FLY HIGH: IaaS, PaaS & SaaS Partner Enablement Program

Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time: 04:00 PM Central European Time
Duration: 1 hour

Kicking off the “New OPN Cloud Program”, this webcast will offer you the opportunity to listen to Jean-Marc Gottero, A&C EMEA Cloud VP, sharing the new Cloud Program objectives, structure, benefits for you in terms of sales, enablement, marketing. After this session, you shall be able to on-board to the (more...)

Announcement of Oracle GoldenGate Studio

We are just releasing the first version of Oracle GoldenGate Studio

Oracle GoldenGate Studio enables you to design and deploy high-volume, real-time database replication by automatically handling table and column mappings, allowing drag and drop custom mappings, generating best practice configurations from templates, and contains context sensitive help. 

In this inaugural release, Oracle GoldenGate Studio provides wizards, templates, and a flow-based declarative user interface for designing and deploying database replication solutions. (more...)

Enterprise Planning: ‘too many cooks in the kitchen’?

Veel organisaties zien tegenwoordig in dat planning en budgeting niet langer de ‘+ X% van vorig jaar’-oefening van een enkele medewerker op de finance-afdeling kan zijn. Ze begrijpen dat als continue verbetering de noodzaak en frequente revisie van strategie de regel worden, er ook een realiseerbaar, voldoende gedetailleerd en flexibel toekomstbeeld moet zijn.

e reden daarvoor is niet enkel ‘voorspellen’, maar vooral inzicht krijgen in hoe de toekomstvisie van een onderneming concreet waargemaakt kan (more...)

The Data Brew – Week of Feb 8

The Data Brew - Your Source for Hot, Fresh Data News!

Welcome to The Data Brew! This weekly series highlights the latest in data-driven news and updates for marketers, all in one place.

Data Dark Roast

How Big Data is Changing Disruptive Innovation
Despite the many differences in application, most people agree that disruptive innovations are: cheaper, more accessible, and use a business model with structural cost advantages. Learn more on how data is changing disruptive innovation at Harvard Business Review.

Art in the Age of (more...)

access to CHM raw data – without manipulating the -MGMTDB

In Version 12.1 Oracle introduced the Grid Infrastructure Management Repository (GIMR) called ‑MGMTDB.
This self managed pluggable database is a required component of Grid Infrastructure and should never require direct interactions. (there can be some interactions when you want to migrate to different diskgroups, but also those activities are covered within wrapper scripts provided by Oracle).
Every interaction with the data stored in this DB is done through applications - oclumon might be (more...)

Live Webcast: Driving IT Innovation with Cloud Self Service and Engagement

Oracle Corporation
WEBCAST Driving IT Innovation with Cloud Self-Service and Engagement
Re-defining IT’s role in Line of Business user empowerment

With 90% of IT budget still being spent on “Keeping the Lights On”, over 40% of organizations are now seeing lines of businesses taking on IT projects. Shadow IT projects, however, mean– additional integration, security and maintenance overheads and, service response lag times.

Join this webcast to learn how IT can leverage cloud to empower lines of business users, drive business agility and still maintain security (more...)

Oracle Cloud – A Truly Modern Cloud

Modern Cloud – London

The Oracle Modern Cloud Conference took place in London on the 2-3 February and was a showcase of Oracle Cloud capability covering ERP, (more...)

Il Car Sharing e il Cloud, il futuro è nella mobilità

Secondo l'Osservatorio nazionale sulla sharing mobility quasi un italiano su 100 usufruisce di servizi di car sharing. Non stupisce quindi, oltre l’impatto positivo per l’ambiente, il volume di business di T.R.S. S.p.A., realtà leader nella fornitura di piattaforme applicative per brand del calibro di Enjoy di ENI, ACI Global, ICS ed Enel. Un totale di 13 operatori del settore per 300mila noleggi al mese di più di 3 mila (more...)

Oracle CPQ Cloud: The Personalization Engine by Baylee Miller

When making a purchasing decision, customers need to feel confident that what they’re buying is going to meet their specific needs. A proven way for a company to build that confidence is by providing a personal sales experience. The problem with this is that it takes time to tailor solutions to each customer. That’s why the products on the shelf are often cheaper than the tailored solutions; the seller passes the cost of customization on (more...)

E-Commerce Learnings from 2015: Preparing to Win Online in 2016 – webcast – February 23rd

Coming off the 2015 holiday shopping season, retailers looking to improve their ecommerce sites are actively assessing what worked and didn’t work as they look ahead to this year’s Cyber Monday and shopping season.  

Are you looking for top tips and techniques to prepare for a winning 2016?  Join Oracle e-Commerce expert So Young Park and other experts, on February 23rd, for a look (more...)

Zeitmessung im Oracle Wait Interface

Frits Hoogland gehört zu den Autoren, bei denen mir die plausible Zusammenfassung ihrer Artikel große Mühe bereitet - was zunächst damit zu tun hat, dass sich diese Artikel häufig sehr intensiv mit OS-Fragestellungen beschäftigen und dorthin kann ich nur in beschränktem Umfang folgen. Diesmal aber hat der Herr Hooglands einen Artikel veröffentlicht, der sich mit der Umstellung der für die Zeitmessung im Wait Interface verwendeten Timer-Funktion beschäftigt - und da will ich mal wieder mein (more...)

Accelerate Cloud Transformation: Oracle PartnerNetwork Cloud Program Launch

On February 1, Oracle announced a new Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Cloud Program to help partners accelerate the growth of their Oracle Cloud business by providing them with technical and go-to-market support. This new program enables partners to showcase their expertise, skills and investment in Oracle Cloud, as well as differentiate themselves in the market with Oracle’s Integrated Cloud Applications and Platform Services, strengthening their value to (more...)

Oracle Sales Central Now Available

Oracle Sales Central is the go-to area for key enablement resources aimed to support partners through each phase of the Oracle Cloud Sales Cycle. Partners can use these pre-designed resources to enhance their own sales enablement practice through a mix of infographics, white papers, guides, templates, and more. Check the now available product areas!

Engineered Systems como apuesta estratégica de Oracle

Oracle siempre se caracterizó por centrarse en el mundo del software empresarial colaborando con diferentes partners para que fueran estos quienes desarrollaran los sistemas que deberían dar soporte a las bases de datos y aplicaciones que Oracle comercializaba. Este modelo de negocio demostró ser exitoso durante muchos años, pero en un momento dado de la historia, concretamente (more...)