setting up a continuous integration solution for Oracle SOA Suite code,
it is best to work with mavenized projects, and thus rely on
Oracle-provided maven plugins to do the tough job of compiling and
This way of working has been introduced by
Oracle in the 12c range of products. There are no Maven plugins
available for 11g Oracle products.
This post describes how to set up
the plugin in a Binary Repository (more...)
Four years ago I wrote about a little volunteer project that my partner did. A small association that provided outdoor experiences and facilities for kids with physical impairments needed a system to record member and volunteer details, plus a few other bits and pieces. We built an Apex solution running on XE. This week, they became part of a larger government initiative, and thus their Apex application was no longer needed and (more...)
I did not know this.
Is there a way to control Auto_Purge Frequency done by the MMON ? (Doc ID 1446242.1)
The automatic purge cycle is designed as follows.
(1) The first actual purge action will be 2 days after instance startup time
(2) The next automatic purge actions following this first purge is done once every 7 days
If you like to purge more often, then it will need to be done manually.
Just because you’re in a command line interface doesn’t mean you’re stuck with ugly code!
Wait, if it’s my code, you’re stuck with ugly code.
But if it’s YOUR code, then you’re not stuck with poorly formatted code.
You can of course use the FORMAT command to format what’s... [Read More
This is the second blog about new partitioning functionality in Oracle
Database 12c Release 2, available on-premise for Linux x86-64, Solaris Sparc64, and Solaris x86-64 and for everybody else in the Oracle Cloud .
This one will talk about multi column list partitioning, a new
partitioning methodology in... [Read More
In fact, the question should be "What should be the true benefit of Dashboards or Business Intelligence software? "
Whether you are using dashboard in excel, Dashboards in Microsoft Access, Quickbooks, business objects, Salesforce or big ERP like Oracle EBS or SAP, there are numerous tangible benefits of using InfoCaptor as your primary BI and dashboard app compared to other business intelligence software or reporting tools.
Now, well-designed dashboards are more interesting than most "old-fashioned" tabular reports [lot of the old sytle reporting software vendors have begun calling (more...)
One of the major new features in Oracle Database 12c Release 2 is Analytic Views.
An analytic view is a type of view that can be used to easily extend the content of a star schema with aggregated data, measure calculations and descriptive metadata, and to simplify the SQL needed to access data.
Analytic views layer a... [Read More
The Performance Analytics application is a collection of open source technologies that aids users in: identifying performance bottlenecks, identifying causes for slow report execution, discovering areas for performance optimization, and gathering meaningful insights into the health of an OBIEE environment.
This post focuses on lessons learned after a successful Performance Analytics application installation, where within one day of being operational it enabled us to identify and isolate a long-standing memory issue. Here's how.
Happy Monday to all Linux fans. Today we would like to highlight an updated whitepaper available here. This whitepaper describes the comprehensive Oracle Linux management capabilities available in Oracle Enterprise Manager and has been updated for the latest version of Oracle Enterprise Manager 13c.
Oracle Enterprise Manager 13c enables customers to have complete visibility into their Oracle Linux environment. If the IT environment consists of a large investment in Oracle hardware, Oracle (more...)
The following iptables rules are are a starting point to add basic firewall security to a public facing server, such as a public VPS. The primary focus is to stop any inbound traffic other than SSH, which is required for shell access. The biggest issue with public VPS providers is that often some iptables features
When executing BPM or BPEL processes, they are usually executed in the context of a specific entity. Sometimes you want to find instances involved with a specific entity. There are different ways to make this easy. You can for example use composite instance titles or sensors and set them to a unique identifier for your entity. If they have not been used, you can check the audit trail. However, manually checking the audit trail, especially (more...)
My requirement is the following:
In a database table the activity, start time and the number of repetitions is stored, but for the report this needs to be expanded. The number of repetitions dictates the number of rows per activity, each incremented by five minutes from the start time.
To get things going a simplified table is created, as well as some sample data.
create table activities
are you interested in SOA & Service Orientation technologies?,
that’s great because we also are, and work with those every single day
since a long time ago. As integration professionals, we’ve seen the SOA
stack grow, change, incorporating new products and technology with each
We’re Arturo Viveros and Rolando Carrasco, the SOA
Myth Busters from Mexico, and as we go with this series we will put to
the test a number (more...)
We spoke about Rogers Group Inc, a road and highway construction company based out of Nashville, Tennessee, back in November, but wanted to take this opportunity to update you on the company's progress and to share two new pieces of content... an article from Forbes, and a very cool video featuring Dawna Roberts, Rogers Group's IT Infrastructure Manager.
As you may recall, Rogers was looking for a way to increase both productivity (more...)
Finally you have an option to get authentic Data Vault 2.0 training online from Dan Linstedt!