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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: http://cloud.oracle.com/process.
In this post we will create a basic process to create and approve employees.
We've pushed out a release of node-oracledb to
GitHub and NPM.
Top features: Connection Pool Cache
The node-oracledb driver connects Node.js to Oracle Database for fast
and functional applications.
The changes in node-oracledb 1.11 are:
Added a connection pool cache feature allowing pools to be
given a... [Read More
PHP OCI8 2.1.2 (for PHP 7) and OCI8 2.0.12 (for PHP 5.2+) have been uploaded to PECL. The OCI8 extension allows PHP applications to connect to Oracle Database.
Use pecl install oci8 to install PHP OCI8 2.1 for PHP 7.
Use pecl install oci8-2.0.12 to install PHP OCI8 2.0 for PHP 5.2 - PHP 5.6. Note: PHP 5.6 is the... [Read More
Back in Nov 2015 I commented on a Oracle-L discussion about What happened to SQL*Developer SQL Formatter asking why people liked to see a comma at the beginning of the line in sql code and there was a fair bit of input into how it was easier to use and amend – think of it like bullet points was one comment.
Fair enough I though and I have used that technique when I remember ever (more...)
There are probably quite a lot of people still using Basicfile LOBs, although Oracle Corp. would like everyone to migrate to the (now default) Securefile LOBs. If you’re on Basicfile, though, and don’t want (or aren’t allowed) to change just yet here are a few notes that may help you understand some of the odd performance and storage effects.
Of course, there are a lot of variations in how you declare the LOB – pctversion (more...)
Introduction to Oracle Internet of Things Cloud service 16.3.3 and IoT Asset Monitoring Mini-App
Speakers: Harish Gaur and Florian Tournier
join the Oracle Product Management team in an introduction to version
16.3.3 of the Oracle Internet Cloud Service. This webcast will provide
an overview of the exciting new features available in this release.
will feature a demo of the new, readily-deployable Asset Monitoring
application for rapid integration of IoT (more...)
Want to recruit new employees? Want to try PaaS? Run a Summer School training like Link Consulting.
Consulting’s Red Summer School on Oracle technologies on the Cloud is
on! Teams Alfa, Beta and Delta have been working hard, mentored by our
BPM and ECM business manager, Oracle ACE Associate and founder of Red
Mavericks, José Rodrigues.
Earlier on this week they learnt the concept of REST APIs using Postman and SoapUI and testing interaction (more...)
I was working on configuring multiple local listeners and having difficulties setting local_listener using full address list.
How would you set up local_listeners?
There are 4 listeners, 1-4.
$ lsnrctl status listener1
LSNRCTL for Linux: Version 22.214.171.124.0 - Production on 17-AUG-2016 21:34:31
Copyright (c) 1991, 2013, Oracle. All rights reserved.
Connecting to (DESCRIPTION=(ADDRESS=(PROTOCOL=IPC)(KEY=EXTPROC1551)))
STATUS of the LISTENER
Version TNSLSNR for Linux: Version 126.96.36.199.0 (more...)
A new version of the E-Business Suite Approvals mobile app is now available for iOS and Android.
Approvals for EBS 1.5 is part of a coordinated release of 18 E-Business Suite mobile apps. These apps are designed to work with EBS
12.1.3 and 12.2 and are available for iOS and Android.
This is our sixth set of updates to this family of EBS smartphone
apps (a.k.a. "Release (more...)
In my recent post about aggregate host I/O queue depth I shared both 100% SQL SELECT and 20% SQL UPDATE test results (SLOB) at varying LUN (ASM disk) counts. The LUNs mapped to XtremIO volumes but the assertions in that post were really applicable in most All-Flash Array situations.
I received quite a bit of email from readers about the granularity of session counts shown in the charts in that post. Overwhelmingly, folks asked to (more...)
VirtualBox 5.1.4 has been released.
Downloads and changelog in the usual places.
I’ve upgraded on my Windows 7 office PC. I’ll give it a go on El Craptian and Oracle Linux 6 when I get home.
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Please note that this appliance is for testing purposes only, as such it is unsupported and should not to be used in a production environment.
This VirtualBox appliance contains a fully-configured, ready-to-use SOA Suite 188.8.131.52.0 installation.
All you need is to install Oracle VM VirtualBox on your desktop/laptop and import the SOA Suite appliance and you are ready to try out SOA Suite 184.108.40.206.0 -- (more...)
If you need to send almost any message to almost any phone from your Oracle database, and you want to use straight PL/SQL, you may want to consider using my Clicksend API.
- SMS (Short Message Service)
- MMS (Multimedia Message Service)
- Text to Voice
I have released the first beta version of my Oracle PL/SQL API for Clicksend. Read the installation instructions, API reference and download the release from here:
Sending an SMS is as (more...)
If your EM13c OMS installed on Unix-based OS, and want to deploy agents to Windows servers, you need to install Cygwin to target windows server to use regular deployment process. You can also use PsExec utility but in this case, you need a Microsoft Windows staging server. Installing Cygwin to enable SSH on Windows may sound like an unnecessarily complex solution at first, but Cygwin is easy to install and it comes with lots of (more...)
Just a few weeks until Oracle Open World 2016 Conference will kick off. September 18-22, 2016 in San Francisco.
For us it is usually the most busiest week of the year. But also a great experience every year with so many good discussions and meetings. It's very intense.
Since a few hours the OOW16 Session... [Read More
Are you toying with the idea of investing in IT training, but you're not quite sure if it's really worth it?
Here are five solid reasons to invest in Oracle University training.
1. Technology is rapidly changing.
We all know that as every day passes, change is the only constant when it comes to technology.
"Every 12 to 18 months, computers double their capabilities, and so do the information technologies that use them. (more...)
Dear SOA & BPM Partner Community,
Get trained on the latest
PaaS and Middleware sales plays to increase your service and reselling
business. For an overview watch the PaaS & Middleware Sales Kits for Oracle Partners – grow our joint business! on-demand webcast.Sales plays for three categories: SOA and BPM and PaaS for SaaS are available at the SOA Community Workspace (membership required): Cloud and On-Prem Integration: Extend SOA to the Cloud (more...)
The OTN Tour of Latin America (Northern Leg) is now over for another year.
Each tour comes with its own set of challenges. As the tour progresses you get increasingly more tired and less able to cope with those challenges. The journey from Guatemala to Pereira broke me. It was like my adrenal glands had burnt out and there was nothing left in the tank. When I get into that state I just want to be quiet (more...)