Oracle’s first ever GAA Team recently beat off serious
competition to win the Dublin GAA Inter-Firms Championship recently. The
unusual GAA Team consisted of non-irish players who had previously no
experience in playing Ireland’s indigenous sport.
The Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) (more...)
Schema extensions and specific index settings are required to use OUD as an OIF Federation Store.
These files are currently not part of the OIF delivery, so here are the files:
First, import the userFedSchemaOUD.ldif schema
Then update OUD configuration (mostly OIF-specific index creation) with
the command below:
When the Smart Flash Cache was introduced in Exadata, it was caching reads only. So there were only read “optimization” statistics like cell flash cache read hits and physical read requests/bytes optimized in V$SESSTAT and V$SYSSTAT (the former accounted for the read IO requests that got its data from the flash (more...)
Some say it's rude to stare. But that's not my experience.
I've been working on SuperCluster for 2 years now. And I've been looking intently at issues arising for SuperCluster customers, both to ensure the issues are fixed a.s.a.p. and to understand what lessons we (more...)
The (1Z0-473) Oracle Argus Safety 7 Implementation Essentials Exam is designed for individuals who possess a strong foundation and expertise in selling or implementing Oracle Argus Safety 7 Implementation. This certification covers topics such as: Solution Product Overview and Positioning, Product Features and Functions - Case Processing and Workflow, Architecture, (more...)
Oracle's Argus Safety 7 boot camp is an instructor-led training course which provides a good understanding of how Oracle Argus Safety Standard Edition and Oracle Argus Safety Japan products addresses complex pharmacovigilance requirements and helps ensure global regulatory compliance by enabling sound safety decisions. Oracle Argus Safety's advanced database helps (more...)
Acme Packet Guided Learning Paths are now available for sales, pre-sales, and implementation Specializations for both the Enterprise Communications KZ and Network Session Delivery and Control Infrastructure KZ. For questions, contact Suzanne O’Connor.
Oracle Forms & Reports, a component of Oracle Fusion Middleware, is Oracle's long-established technology to design and build enterprise applications quickly and efficiently. It has proved to be extremely successful, both among third party ISVs as well as at Oracle itself – Oracle’s E-Business Suite is an example. If (more...)
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The updated Specialization Catalog offers a good overview of all qualifying specializations launched and planned as part of the Specialization Program.
Highlights: New Specializations announced:
- Oracle Utilities Analytics 2
- Oracle Utilities Network Management System 1
- Oracle Application Development Framework 12c
- Retail Specializations Criteria changed
This issue covers a broad range of resources and updates designed for the partner ecosystem. You can read more here and share it accordingly! Headlines: New Specialization! Fujitsu M10 Servers New Exam! Oracle IT Architecture BPM 2013 Essentials New Assessments for Oracle Social Relationship Management Apply to Resell Enterprise Communications
This course is designed to provide an overview of gathering requirements using the Oracle Unified Method. This course will demonstrate how business process models and use cases can make effective tools for the Business Analyst while gathering and defining requirements from the user perspective. This course will teach you how (more...)
If you are using APEX Listener version 2.0, you can download a sample application here
. In this application I am showing how to:
1. create an excel upload page
2. manage multiple excel sheets after upload
This new APEX Listener feature is great and I hope they will extend (more...)
Attention United Kingdom Payroll Customers!
As in previous years, Oracle UK Payroll Support is providing customer seminars on the legislative updates for completing processing for the 2013/14 tax year, implementing legislative changes, and new RTI processes from April 2014. You have the option of either a WebEx or Oracle office-based seminar.
In this video interview, senior architects Andres Almiray and Swen Reimers discussed hackagarten event taking place during the conferences. "A hackergarten is group of people coming together for a couple of hours. We decide the open source projects we want to code on. It can be fixing a bug, adding (more...)
Yesterday I attended John King (@royaltwit) session on Oracle 12c for developers. He gave an overview of all the goodies that are available to us as developers. The whole plugging and unplugging of database, though very cool and exiting, is most likely not very relevant to most developers.
When he (more...)
Since PL/SQL now is closely integrated into SQL, we hence can happily state
email@example.com > with function bestpractice return varchar2
4 return 'Do not use PL/SQL when it can be done with SQL alone !';
5 end bestpractice;