Friday Jan 30, 2015

Public Sector Digital Solutions Forum - Sponsored by Oracle Gold Partner 3Di Systems

Please Join Oracle and 3Di Systems on Wedneesday, March 11th for our first Public Sector Oracle Fusion Middleware (OFMW) Digital Solutions Forum in Reston.

09:00 – 09:30 Welcome / Registration / Introductions

09:30 – 10:30 An Overview of Successful Digital Solutions

10:30 – 11:00 User Experience (UX) driven approach for developing portal and mobile applications

11:00 – 11:15 Break

1:15 – 12:00 BPM, IDM, SOA, ECM, Portals – Glue for business processes automation

12:00 – 01:00 Networking Lunch

01:00 – 02:00 Mobile Solutions & Cloud strategy

02:00 – 03:00 Legacy to Modern: Leveraging your Oracle Forms in the Digital Age: Mia Urman, CEO of AuraPlayer and Oracle ACE Director 

03:00 – 03:30 Wrap-up and Final Thoughts

For more information and to register, please contact Gwen Richardson ( or

Linus Chow (

Friday Jan 16, 2015

Oracle Platinum Partner Sofbang Lauded by CIO Review

Oracle Platinum Partner Sofbang is recognized by CIO Review as one of the 20 Most Promising Campus Technology Providers of 2014. Kudos to Sofbang! See link below for more details.

Thursday Dec 18, 2014

BPM 2014 Award Winner: Chicago Parks District Video is Available!!

The Interview Video is now available for the 2014 BPM Award Winner Chicago Parks District.

The video can be accessed one of two ways:

A. Youtube:

B. Oracle Media Network:

For more information please contact Linus Chow at


Tuesday Dec 16, 2014

BPM Award 2014 Winners

Great News! Oracle Customers Seattle City Light and Chicago Parks District are both Winners of the 2014 WfMC Awards for Excellence in BPM and Workflow. These prestigious Global Awards for Excellence in BPM & Workflow recognize user organizations that have demonstrably excelled in implementing innovative business process solutions to meet strategic business objectives.

Check out

For more information contact Gwen Richardson ( or Linus Chow (

Monday Dec 08, 2014

BPM Workshop Schedule for FY15 Q3 & Q4

Feb 18th - BPM Workshop for PS, HE and HC Customers in Denver

Feb 24th and 25th - 2 Day BPM Workshop at The City of Las Vegas in Las Vegas, NV

Mar 11th - Digital Solution Event in Reston with Oracle Partner 3Di

Mar 25th - BPM Workshop for PS & HE Customers in Atlanta - sponsored by EMS Consulting

Apr 7th & 8th - 2 Day BPM 12c Workshop in Victoria, BC

Apr 21st & 22nd - 2 Day BPM 12c Workshop in Jacksonville, FL for PS, HE & HC Customers

Apr 29th - BPM 12c Presentation and Demo Day in Ottawa for PS Customers

May 12th & 13th - 2 Day BPM 12c Workshop in Seattle for PS & HE & HC Customers

Future Events -

BPM 12c Workshop Launch

BPM 12c Workshops - Reston, Denver, LA, Albany - TBD

For more information please contact Gwen Richardson (

or                                                         Linus Chow (

Thursday Aug 21, 2014

Public Sector FMW Customer Tech Day in Reston, Tuesday Oct 7th

Have your heard? There is another PS FMW Customer Tech Day scheduled in the Oracle Reston office at 1910 Oracle Way, Reston, VA 20190

                                                 Event Time 9:00am to 3:00pm


                                          Fusion Middleware Customer Tech Day


                                                       October 7, 2014



Please join Oracle & Sofbang on Tuesday October 7th for our second Public Sector Oracle Fusion Middleware (OFMW) Customer Tech Day in Reston.


This Tech Day is designed with you the customer in mind. Come learn and share with other customers. This event will be centered on Mobility, App Advantage, WebCenter, SOA, BPM, Security and FMWaaS.


Sofbang enables customers to create, integrate and run agile intelligent business applications leveraging Oracle Fusion Middleware. Based out of Chicago, IL, Sofbang is recognized as an Oracle Platinum level Partner in the Oracle Partner Network. For more information on Sofbang, please visit


To confirm your attendance at this Event or for more information, please email  























Tuesday Jul 22, 2014

Oracle BPM & PeopleSoft a Vanilla Approach

Want to know how Oracle BPM can be used with PeopleSoft to gain more out of your ERP. Check out the link below from Oracle Platinum Partner Sofbang on their Vanilla approach.


Thursday Jul 03, 2014

BPM 12c is Now Available!!

The newest release of SOA BPM is now available. The release is 12c. Here are the highlights of what's new!!

· Light-weight Actionable Business Architecture

· Business friendly verbalization of Rules and excel integration of Rules Decision Table

· Business context for processes and impact analysis reports

· Groovy based scripting, full support for debugging and a number of developer productivity features

· 1-click developer, low memory footprint Quick Start Install

· Enhanced out of the box dashboards for performance, trend and bottleneck analysis of processes, activities and people

· Innovative business friendly unification of Business Activity Monitoring (BAM) with the complex query processor engine for identifying emerging trends and risks for proactive actions

· Deep integration of BAM component and Oracle BI for unified dashboards and side by side historical comparisons

· Modern, business user friendly BAM Composer

· Linking cases, sub-cases and case dashboards for Adaptive Case Management

· Integration with Oracle R for predictive analysis to determine next best action

· Tool led migration from Oracle BPM 10g to Oracle BPM 12c

· Seamless upgrade from 11g to 12c without business disruption

For more information contact or




Tuesday May 27, 2014

AVIO Academy - ADF w/Oracle BPM

Oracle Platinum Partner AVIO Consulting is excited to announce the launch of the industry’s first ADF with Oracle BPM developer training program.  This training program is for any prospects or customers that could benefit from a better understanding of Oracle ADF and Oracle BPM. 


Visit the AVIO Academy website for an in-depth description of the new ADF with Oracle BPM Workshop .



What it is:

·         Industry’s first ADF with Oracle BPM training program

·         3-day workshop showcasing application development using ADF with Oracle BPM Suite


Training Purpose:

Teaches developers how to use Oracle Application Development Framework (ADF) with the Oracle Business Process Management (BPM) Suite.  The workshop is the only one of its kind on the market today.  During the course, students gain a better understanding of Oracle ADF, and the nuances of making it work with Oracle BPM.


Course Overview

This course in AVIO’s BPM series, consists of 11 hands-on lessons designed specifically for developers.   It provides a comprehensive overview of ADF and Oracle BPM concepts, and step-by-step easy to follow instructions for creating and integrating ADF user interfaces with Oracle BPM processes.  Students leave the workshop with the working versions of the projects they build for their future reference.  Rather than just frantically clicking through the lessons, concepts are thoroughly explained and demonstrated.  Students leave understanding the best practices AVIO established during years of developing ADF solutions for Oracle BPM and SOA.


AVIO Academy

This new workshop is offered through AVIO Academy, the only program with curriculum specifically developed for the most recent version of the Oracle BPM Suite. The academy specializes in hands-on role based training that uses an organization’s own processes for a more practical learning experience.


Visit the AVIO Academy website for an in-depth description of the new ADF with Oracle BPM Workshop.

If you have any questions please contact Brandon Dean at

Friday Apr 25, 2014

Sofbang Achieves OPN Specialization for Oracle BPM

Sofbang Achieves Oracle Partner Network Specialization for Oracle Business Process Management


Oracle Recognizes Sofbang for Expertise in Implementing Accelerated Oracle Business Process Management solutions. This specialization, combined with the Sofbang Designed For Change methodology, enables Sofbang to provide agile, pre-built configurable business process management solutions that are designed with adaptability, scalability and flexibility in mind.


April 22, 2014 - Chicago, Illinois – Sofbang, a leading technology solutions provider, and a Platinum level member of Oracle® PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced it has achieved OPN Specialized status for Oracle Business Process Management (BPM).


To achieve OPN Specialized status, Oracle partners are required to meet a stringent set of requirements that are based on the needs and priorities of the customer and partner community. By achieving a Specialized distinction, Sofbang has been recognized by Oracle for its expertise in delivering services specifically around Oracle BPM Suite through competency development, business results and proven success.


"Achieving OPN Specialization in Oracle BPM demonstrates our continued success, strength and commitment to our Oracle Fusion Middleware Practice. With over a decade of focus in this space, beginning with BEA Systems, we are able to work closely with Oracle in bringing innovative, results-oriented solutions to our customers year over year," said Danny Asnani, Principal of Sofbang.


Sofbang has worked with enterprise customers across the globe, helping to implement solutions which enable better exchange and use of information with streamlined, adaptive business processes and simplified integration enablement. Sofbang's depth and breadth spans across the following key Oracle Fusion Middleware areas: Oracle SOA Suite, Oracle BPM Suite, Oracle WebCenter Portal & Oracle WebCenter Content, Oracle Cloud Application Foundation (CAF), Oracle WebLogic Server, Oracle Application Grid, Oracle Application Development Framework (ADF) and Oracle Cloud Computing Solutions.


Leveraging Oracle Fusion Middleware, Sofbang continues to deliver world class solutions, ranging from 311 mobile-based work order management and adaptive case management systems to optimizing and supporting Oracle Fusion Middleware infrastructures and implementing holistic, enterprise-wide Centers of Excellence (COE).


About Sofbang
Founded in 2000, Sofbang is a leader in Oracle Fusion Middleware, Mobile & Cloud solutions with clients in the Public, Education, Healthcare and Utilities sectors, as well as the growing enterprise & mid-market commercial space. As a Platinum level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork and former BEA Systems, Inc. partner, Sofbang has over a decade of Oracle Fusion Middleware experience. Sofbang specializes in providing enterprise customers with dynamic middleware solutions, enabling them to create, integrate and run agile, intelligent business applications leveraging the Oracle Fusion Middleware platform. We design solutions with Scalability, Flexibility and Extendibility in mind. We call this concept Designed for Change. Our solutions help organizations reduce costs, increase revenue, enhance end-customer experience, promote accountability & transparency and improve productivity. Our company was founded with the passion that comes from seeing clients achieve strategic success. Sofbang is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois and is minority owned.

To find out more visit


About Oracle PartnerNetwork
Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Specialized is the latest version of Oracle’s partner program that provides partners with tools to better develop, sell and implement Oracle solutions. OPN Specialized offers resources to train and support specialized knowledge of Oracle products and solutions and has evolved to recognize Oracle’s growing product portfolio, partner base and business opportunity. Key to the latest enhancements to OPN is the ability for partners to differentiate through Specializations. Specializations are achieved through competency development, business results, expertise and proven success. To find out more visit


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BPM & Case Mgmt Global Summit in Pentagon City

There is going to be a BPM & Case Mgmt Global Summit in June at the Ritz Carlton in Pentagon City

The Key Note Speaker is Roger W. Baker, Agilex Chief Strategy Officer: fmr CIO of Dept of Veterans Affairs.


WHERE: Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City


WHEN: June 16-18 General info: Brochure link:



For more information please contact Linus Chow at



Wednesday Apr 16, 2014

Adaptive Case Management

Check out the following link for the latest information on Adaptive Case Management -

Friday Feb 07, 2014

Upcoming SOA BPM Events in FY14 Q4

Are you interested in learning about all of the new great features in SOA BPM PS6? There is a lot of excitement around the new WebForms, Process Player, Simulation and the new features in the BPM Composer. During FY14 Q4 there will be a number of SOA BPM Workshops available. Space is limited.

Upcoming SOA BPM Workshop and Events Schedule:

 May 13th - PS6 Workshop in Reston for PS Customers sponsored by Sofbang

Future Events -

PS6 Roadshow in Atlanta - TBD

PS6 Roadshow in Tampa - TBD

PS6 Roadshow in Phoenix - TBD

SOA BPM 12c Roadshow coming soon...

For more information please contact: or

Public Sector FMW Customer Tech Day in Reston, VA Sponsored by 3Di

Have your heard? There is going to be a Public Sector Fusion Middleware Customer Tech Day in Reston, VA on Tuesday March 11th. Topics for this event include Mobile, SOA BPM and Oracle Cloud.

Please join Oracle & 3Di on Tuesday March 11th for our first Public Sector Oracle Fusion Middleware (OFMW)  Customer Tech Day in Reston.


Come learn and share with other customers. This event will be centered on Mobile Technology, SOA BPM and Oracle Cloud.


For over 10 years, 3Di has designed and delivered business-driven information technology solutions that have enabled our clients to become more responsive to market opportunities and operational requirements, improve productivity and reduce IT services costs.

3Di recently received one of
Oracle’s highest honors at this past OpenWorld as Oracle Specialized Partner of the Year – North America for all of Public Sector.  3Di has successfully delivered over 200 projects to public sector, private sector and military clients.  Please visit

                  The event time is 9:00am to 3:00pm. Lunch will be provided

To confirm your attendance at this Event, please email  











Wednesday Nov 27, 2013

Alaska Dept of Retirement Benefits - Video

Check out what our newest SOA BPM customer Alaska DRB is saying about their success with Oracle Technology!

Alaska DRB manages over 16 Billion in Assets for over 60K members. The strategic vision of the agency director is to have an agile plateform to support six sigma lean for more efficient and effective member self service. The challenges were:

         Can't keep up with retirement Tsunami of Baby Boomers

         Paper-centric, legacy infrastructure and highly accountable

         Poor performance due to lack of automation and integration

         Needed Complete, Integrated Agile Solution

The Compelling results are:

         Integrated BPM/WebCenter/UCM with Process Accelerators and the new BPM PS6 Collaborative Features as an enabler for Six Sigma

         Lean success.

         Development of 1st Project completed in only 4 weeks!!

           Check out the Video below - Chrome or Firefox only!!



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