Process Timers – Controlling the time in which your process executes by Jose Rodrigues


Following up a series of questions around setting timers in the Oracle Community forums, I decided to write this article to try and guide their use and how these can be used to control process execution.

Let’s start!

The Use Case

We’ll begin by setting up the scenario in which we’ll have to control our process flow.

Imagine that you want to have a part of your process that executes immediately if the current time (more...)

OTN Middleware & Java Summit July 2016

This is a series of 8 short videos explaining how to create a BPM application using Oracle Process Cloud Services. Part 1 will show how to login and create a new application:

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Part 8

The tutorial is also available at our Community blog Business Process Modelling and Business Activity Monitoring by Stefan Wörmcke

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OTN Middleware & Java Summit July 2016

Join the OTN Summits in July to view highly technical demonstrations, presentations, and hands-on labs to help you make the most of the Oracle tools and technologies you use or might use in the future.
The sessions are delivered by Oracle product experts, Oracle ACE’s, and Java Champions who will be online to chat live during the event. There are four tracks, see below for more information and view full agenda here

Getting started with Process Cloud Service by Waslley Souza

clip_image002If you know and use Oracle BPM Suite, you will like to try the new cloud solution called Oracle Process Cloud Service or PCS. With PCS you can modeling your processes through the cloud without the need to install Oracle BPM Suite. Go to PCS section within the Oracle Cloud website to learn more about or try it:

In this post we will create a basic process to create and approve employees.

Announcing Oracle Private Cloud Appliance Refresh

On July 12, Oracle will be releasing the latest refresh to the Private Cloud Appliance (PCA). PCA is a complete Engineered System built for running general-purpose Oracle and non-Oracle workloads. Key enhancements we are announcing include a complete Disaster Recovery architecture, improved compute performance with the new X6-2 compute nodes, and pricing changes that enable you to deliver a more competitive total cost of ownership.

Xignite Forex Data Now Available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace

Xignite, a leading provider of market data cloud solutions and Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced that its XigniteGlobalCurrencies API is now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace, offering added value to Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud customers. The XigniteGlobalCurrencies API provides real-time and historical foreign exchange quotes for more than 170 countries and over 29,000 currency pairs. The API can be easily used with Oracle ERP Cloud to automatically update (more...)

Vonage gUnify Connector for Oracle Sales Cloud Now Available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace

Vonage (NYSE: VG), a leading provider of cloud communications services for businesses and consumers, and Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), announced today that its gUnify™ Connector for Oracle Sales Cloud, is now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace, integrating hosted voice and mission critical business applications for companies conducting their businesses in the cloud and offering added value to Oracle Sales Cloud customers. 

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Augment Now Available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace

Augment, a provider of augmented reality solutions and Silver level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced that its augmented reality digital sales aid, Augment for Oracle Sales Cloud is now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace offering added value to Oracle Sales Cloud customers.  Augment for Oracle Sales Cloud enables sales professionals to overlay 3D models of their products from the convenience of their smartphones or tablets.  Real- time access to rich (more...)

DSI Data Collection App Now Available on Oracle Cloud Marketplace

Automating data collection is the critical first step in moving toward a digital supply chain that delivers the visibility, agility and scalability your company needs and your customers demand. Now, Oracle ERP Cloud users can take advantage of DSI’s longtime integrations and data collection expertise with the DSI Data Collection App, newly available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace.

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Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 13 c Training – Now Available!

Want to learn about Oracle Enterprise Manager 13c, which provides the industry's only complete, integrated and business-driven enterprise cloud management solution?

Enroll in one of Oracle University's new training courses.

  • Learn how this solution helps customers achieve efficiency gains, while dramatically increasing service levels.
  • These courses will teach you how to leverage the built-in management capabilities of the Oracle stack for traditional and cloud (more...)

PCS Travel Request Management – Process Form Creation by Red Mavericks

The fourth video by Red Mavericks ( addresses the use of Oracle's Process Cloud Service to build and deploy a full working Business Travel Request application in 40 minutes.
This is the first of a series of 4 videos that will guide you through the application creation process of a BPM application, using near zero code, which makes it particularly suitable for Business Analysts to also be engaged.


For this part, (more...)

User Experience matters in business. Ever experienced…

User Experience matters in business. Ever experienced frustration using an ATM or in-flight entertainment system? Think about how you felt and what it meant for that business. This short presentation explains why UX matters… it’s you and your business that wins …

HCL Predictive Maintenance Solution based on IoT Cloud Service

clip_image002Luis Weir and the HCL team build an excellent PaaS showcase for predictive maintenance.

Predictive Maintenance HCL PaaS Showcase

• Industry value proposition solving a business problem

• PaaS services: IoT, MCS, PCS, ICS

Industries such as aeronautics, automotive, manufacturing, high-tech and even healthcare always deal with the management of thousands of assets. This activity is complex in very costly. Even more so due to manual business processes and disconnected systems (many of them legacy). (more...)

Pharma and Automotive BPM Solutions by OpRiskSolutions International Ltd


Our partner OpRiskSolutions developed two solutions based on BPM Suite 12c:

Aria4Automotive Aria4Automotive is a comprehensive solution, designed to address the specific requirements of Project Schedule Management in the Automotive Industry. The solution supports specific automotive industry planning concepts, such as enterprise-wide scheduling.
Aria4Pharma Aria4Pharma is a comprehensive enterprise solution that addresses the specific needs, planning concepts and processes of drug development in the pharmaceutical industry.

For more information about the Solutions Catalog & Cloud (more...)

Oracle Financials Cloud Mock Implementation Boot Camp – Aug 15/19

This course is a hands-on case study course where students will walk through a simulated implementation configuration.

Students can work independently or together to solve the challenges presented by the case study. 

Register here.

Global Cloud Implementation Workshops for Partners

Learn how to implement Oracle IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS products today!

All sessions are offered online at no cost to eligible partners. A fully executed Demonstration Services Addendum to the OPN Agreement is required. 

Global Oracle Cloud Platform Webinars for Partners

Oracle is pleased to invite the partner community to a series of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Platform webinars.

Contact if you have questions. 

Introduction to Snowflake!

Heads up! I will be giving a webinar next week, called Enabling Cloud-Native Elastic Data Warehousing to introduce folks to the Snowflake Elastic Data Warehouse. Sign up here and join me on July 12th! Special thanks to DAMA International for inviting me to do this! See you there! Kent The Data WarriorFiled under: Big Data, Data Warehouse, […]

Oracle Continuous Delivery Pipeline – Overview, considerations and tools for Oracle Database and Fusion Middleware

It is important to consider the broad range of tools and product for creating your Continuous Delivery Pipeline. From this perspective we share our vision on the Continuous Delivery Pipeline specifically for the Oracle stack. This document is an overview and guide for the complete delivery pipeline and shows our preferred product for build, provisioning and deployment of Oracle components. This document is specifically suitable for organisations who are looking for a complete new set (more...)

PaaS & Middleware Partner YouTube Update 17 July 2016

The July edition of the PaaS & Middleware Partner Update contains three key topics:
  • PaaS Sales Kits
  • PaaS & Middleware Summer Camps
  • SOA & BPM Partner Community Webcasts July 26th 2016

For regular updates please subscribe to our YouTube channel here. For the latest SOA & BPM Partner Community information please visit our Community update wiki here (Community membership required)

SOA & BPM Partner Community

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