ClearStar Pre-Employment Background and Drug Screening Now Available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace

ClearStar, a leading provider of background check technology and services and Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced that its web-based pre-employment screening platform and client portal technologies are now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace offering added value to Oracle Talent Management Cloud customers.

ClearStar Pre-Employment Background and Drug Screening applications enable businesses to easily order and review background check data for effective human capital management. 

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Scout Exchange’s “Scout” Solution Now Available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace

Scout Exchange, a leading provider of HR solutions and Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced that its Scout solution is now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace offering added value to Oracle Taleo Business Edition Cloud Service, a component of Oracle Talent Management Cloud. Scout is a recruitment marketplace that can enable a more efficient hiring process.

Scout connects employers with specialized recruiters. The application can take the guesswork out of selecting (more...)

Cloud Allergy – Clouds Security and Changing Notion

| Jun 29, 2016

With my recent role as CTO/Advisor with www.analytos.com, during most of my conversation with Analytics leaders within the company, all are concern over security. At a recent conversation with another entrepreneur friend, one of his solution was stalled due to SQL injection issue on the cloud ( a valid concern , but is it valid ?) .

During my recent startup sting, cloud Allergy word was coined, and it did make sense, because allergies do exist and (more...)

Oracle Cloud Platform & Middleware Partner Sales Plays on-demand Webcast

FY17 Oracle Cloud Platform (PaaS and IaaS) & Middleware sales plays bring new opportunities to you as a partner:

  • System Integrators: generate consulting revenue with hybrid PaaS, IaaS& Middleware
  • Outsourcing companies: offer private and hybrid cloud solutions
  • Independent Software Vendors: build solutions based on PaaS, IaaS & middleware
  • SaaS partners: Extend, integrate and secure SaaS solutions with PaaS
  • Hardware partners: Combine hardware with PaaS and IaaS to increase margins

Watch our on-demand Webcast and get (more...)

Training Resources for Oracle Commerce Cloud

Dear partners,

We have new introductory courses supporting you gather the foundation building blocks of Oracle Commerce Cloud. At the end of these courses you should have the technical knowledge to begin working in a Commerce Cloud sandbox and be on your way to presenting Oracle Commerce Cloud Service to your customer base. Click here to access!

Important Note: Completion of the On-Demand Implementation boot camp is a requirement to attend the Oracle Commerce Cloud: (more...)

Full Transportable Export/Import – Migrating an 11.2.0.4 database to Oracle Database 12c- into the Oracle Cloud

Full Transportable Export/Import - one of the coolest features in Oracle Database 12c  We blogged about Full Transportable Export/Import a while back. It is - no doubt - one of the coolest features in Oracle Database 12c. And it is part of our Hands-On Lab exercise (Hands On Lab - Upgrade,... [Read More]

Oracle Cloud Wins Around the World

The cloud is indeed everywhere. Check out this special “Cloud Worldwide” edition of Profit magazine and flip through the collection of Oracle Cloud customer stories to get a sense of the depth and scale of Oracle’s cloud business.

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Node.js tutorial part 1; setting up your environment

In a previous post I explained what Node.js is and how it works. Now, I’ll help you install it and create your first Node.js powered webpage.

I make the assumption you have some basic HTML and Javascript knowledge.

Node.js is installed as part of the npm installation. npm is a very powerful Javascript package manager that will save you tons of work when used properly. We at Whitehorses do not suffer from the “not invented here” (more...)

SOA Cloud Service & Hybrid Integration updated presentations

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At the SOA Community Workspace (SOA Community membership required) we posted the latest details about SOA Suite Cloud Service:

· SOACloudGoLiveOfficeHours-Final.pptx

· Hybrid Integration - CloudWorld-MexicoCity.pptx

· SOA Suite customer success deck 09.2015.pptx

· Oracle Integration Office Hours - PM ICS Roadmap and Demo.ppt

For more information please visit the SOA Cloud Service tag here.

SOA & BPM Partner Community

For regular information on Oracle SOA Suite become (more...)

Oracle Excellence Awards 2016 – Nomination Deadline Extended

Oracle Cloud ISV Partner of the Year & Oracle Exastack ISV Partner of the Year

Regional and global award winners receive a FREE Oracle OpenWorld 2016 pass. Nominate your partners today!

Oracle Cloud ISV Partner of the Year Award recognizes partners listed in Oracle Cloud Marketplace for delivering innovative solutions that run with Oracle Cloud Services.

Nomination criteria:

  • Oracle PartnerNetwork member at Gold level or higher and be a partner in good standing
  • Partner must (more...)

Provisioning backend services to mobile with Oracle MCS

MCS, or Mobile Cloud Services, is Oracle’s relatively new PaaS tool for provisioning your data to mobile devices or IoT  devices. And actually, it’s a pretty simple tool. MCS aims at simplifying the creation of mobile API’s (especially REST API’s) on existing or newly build web services. It delivers an enterprise Mobile Backend-as a-Service (MBaaS).
On top of that, mobile applications can be created. MCS supports natively build apps, hybrid apps or one of the no-code app development (more...)

Oracle Cloud Platform & Middleware Partner Sales Plays on-demand Webcast


Oracle EMEA Partner Sales June 2016


Oracle Cloud Platform & Middleware Partner Sales Plays on-demand Webcast



Oracle Invitation


Want to increase the PaaS & Middleware Oracle business? Create new service offerings and solutions for the Cloud?

Dear Partner,

FY17 Oracle Cloud Platform (PaaS and IaaS) & Middleware sales plays bring new opportunities to you as a partner:

» System Integrators: generate consulting revenue with hybrid PaaS, IaaS& Middleware
» Outsourcing companies: offer private and hybrid cloud solutions
» Independent Software Vendors: (more...)

clckwrk Design Blueprint: Peoplesoft Campus Solutions on AWS

Higher eduction establishments around the world use Peoplesoft Campus Solutions from Oracle to manage their key business processes. 

In this reference architecture we look at the key requirements for Campus Solutions and the technical solutions that can be deployed on the Amazon Web Services Cloud. 




Availability: Campus solutions needs a high availability infrastructure to ensure that both the administrative and student users can access data at all times. This solution uses multiple web and (more...)

Its what we do at clckwrk…

At clckwrk we have a pretty simple way of looking at what we do:
  • Discovery: Finding out about your IT and your plans for the cloud; what you have, what works, what doesn't, where you want to get too
  • Design: Working on the way things should be; what things will look like in the end, what steps will get us there, making sure everything continues to work along the way
  • Build: Getting it (more...)

How Cloud, Containers, Microservices and you can help Charity!

No, this isn't a customer success story. And this isn't the typical post about some awesome stuff that you can do with technology. This time it is actually about knowledge in a different kind. Lightbend would love to know how you use the Cloud, Containers and Microservices in your daily work. How Enterprises are adopting these technologies and last but not least, how influential are the decisions that are made in development to the final (more...)

AMIS25 Beyond the Horizon Conference – Session Resource Repository

amis25bthBelow you will find an overview of all the sessions that took place at the AMIS25 Beyond the Horizon conference (1-3 June 2016, Katwijk, The Netherlands) along with the associated session resources – such as the presentation slides and where applicable the source code.

 

Presenter(s) Title Session Resources
Aino Andriessen

Aino Andriessen

Deploy with joy: automate the build and deployment of your ADF Fusion application
Alan Arentsen

Ultimate Node.js countdown the coolest APEX examples
Alex (more...)

Snowflake DB Cool Features – Automatic Query Optimization

Learn how Snowflake automatically optimizes SQL queries. It is all handled “auto-magically” via a dynamic optimization engine in our cloud services layer.

Oracle Cloud v/s Amazon Cloud?

A few years ago, I taught an online class in Oracle database administration for the University of Washington. Every student was given their own virtual machine for the duration of the class, courtesy of Amazon. It was ridiculously simple to clone, start, stop, and destroy virtual machines using the Amazon CLI (command line interface). All students had full SSH and SQL*Net access to their virtual machines in the Amazon cloud. At that time, Oracle had (more...)

clckwrk Quick Guide: Oracle DBA – Managing the Alert Log on AWS

At clckwrk we managed Oracle on the AWS Cloud. First rule of being a DBA - check the alert log.

The database alert log is the file where the database logs core activity and any messages that the DBA needs to understand what the database is doing, any tuning that needs to happen at the database level and any errors that the database is producing. It's the errors that are critical for us as they (more...)

Slashing the costs of your databases … choosing your PaaS or Next Gen Database Platform

Do you want to lower the costs of your database estate? Are you trying to stay inside the license purchases you’ve made? Maybe looking to simplify the admin across servers, storage, networks and DBA?

It’s a question we get asked over and over in a world where there are great advantages in adopting the next generation of Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Next Generation database platforms. Seeing AWS park its tanks on Oracles lawn (more...)