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.
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:
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...)
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.
A new customer-facing ACS whitepaper entitled, “Migrating Oracle Databases” featuring (ACS’) Oracle Migration Service is now available. Review it today!
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
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...)
Here'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...)
Oracle has just released BPM 22.214.171.124 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.
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...)
A flamboyant evening of entertainment, you don't want to miss the Australian duo Empire of the Sun. Hosted by Oracle Technology Network with technologists in mind, this Tech Fest will bring together developers of JavaOne and OpenWorld at Oracle Plaza on Howard Street. Casual attire is required. Join us on Monday evening to spice up your week and make new friends! Folks, this is in addition to the traditional Oracle Appreciation Event that is taking (more...)
It's called the NetFlix Effect, and it has nothing to do binge consumption of your favorite TV series. Many CIOs have read about NetFlix on AWS, how wonderful it is, and want all that cloud goodness for their enterprise. At Oscon's Open Cloud Day, David Nailey ("recovering SysAdmin" and commiter to Apache CloudStack) argued that that hope is something like the imaginary animals in a Bestiary -- descriptions by people who don't have a lot (more...)
OSCON 2014 has started in Portland! Looking forward to catching up with Java community member friends--old and new this week.
Tomorrow (Tuesday), visit 'Office Hours' with Heather VanCura from 14:30 - 15:10. This is an informal time to ask your questions and have a roundtable discussion in the Expo Hall, Table A.
Dear MySQL users,
MySQL Connector/Net 6.9.2 a new version of the all-managed .NET driver for MySQL has been released. This is a RC release for 6.9.x and is not recommended for production environments.
It is appropriate for use with MySQL server versions 5.5-5.7.
It is now available in source and binary form from http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/net/#downloadsandmirrorsites
(note that not all mirror sites may be up to date at this (more...)
It’s no surprise that businesses today are turning to data to get smarter about their customers. In many ways it has become the currency of choice for businesses looking to navigate the complexities of today’s highly fragmented and information driven economy. As a result, businesses are collecting real-time insights faster than ever while upending Moore’s Law as the number of channels grows exponentially.
And while data has become a must have for businesses of all (more...)
Coming to your desktop July 30-31, 2014.
Expect an extreme performance experience!
Running a data-driven enterprise is key to gaining competitive advantage, but many businesses still struggle with a myriad of point solutions that are siloed, varied in quality, and complex to manage.