Lyle Ekdahl, Senior Vice President General Manager, Oracle’s JD Edwards
Cliff Godwin, Senior Vice President, Applications Development, Oracle
The chief purpose of an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is to integrate all departments and functions, such as accounting and finance, human resources, sales management, supply chain management, customer relationship management, and more, into a single computer system that can serve all of the different departments’ needs.
Although choosing and implementing an ERP system is (more...)
Java 8 introduces the concept of Compact Profiles, which are reduced versions of the Java runtime environment (JRE) that do not contain the usual full contents of rt.jar. In the technical article "Exploring Java 8 Profiles," Java expert Ben Evans explores the advantages of using Compact Profiles and how they point the way toward a modular future for the JDK.
As Evans explains, reducing the size of the Java platform footprint and (more...)