Thursday Oct 04, 2012

2012 Oracle Fusion Middleware Innovation Awards Announced

Guest Contributor: Margaret Harrist. Originally posted on Oracle NewsCentral

Companies from around the world were honored Tuesday for their innovative solutions using Oracle Fusion Middleware. This year’s 27 award winners, representing 11 countries and a wide span of industries, wowed the judges with a range of projects across eight product categories.

A panel of judges scored each entry across multiple categories, including the uniqueness of their business case, business benefits, level of impact relative to the size of the organization, complexity and magnitude of implementation, and the architecture’s originality.

In a general session just before the award presentation, Oracle Executive Vice President Hasan Rizvi highlighted a few of the winners’ original implementations, including Nike, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, and Nintendo of America.

Congratulations to the 2012 winners:

  • Oracle Exalogic: Netshoes, Claro, UL, and Ingersoll Rand
  • Oracle Cloud Application Foundation: Mazda Motor Corporation, HOTELBEDS Technology, Globalia, Nike, and Comcast Corporation
  • Oracle SOA and Oracle BPM: NTT Docomo, Schneider National, Amadeus, and Motability
  • Oracle WebCenter: News Limited, University of Louisville, China Mobile Jiangsu, Life Technologies
  • Oracle Identity Management: Education Testing Service and Avea
  • Oracle Data Integration: Raymond James and William Morrison Supermarkets
  • Oracle Application Development Framework and Oracle Fusion Development: Qualcomm, Micros Systems, and Marfin Egnatia Bank
  • Business Analytics (Oracle BI, Oracle EPM, Oracle Exalytics): INC Research, Experian, and Hologic

Thursday at OpenWorld: Identity Management

Before you know it, we are at the last day at Oracle OpenWorld. But just the same, Thursday is packed with informational, educational and networking opportunities.

Here’s what is in store for you today:

Thursday, October 4, 2012

CON5749: Solutions for Migration of Oracle Waveset to Oracle Identity Manager
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., Moscone West 3008

Many customers of Oracle Waveset (formerly Sun Identity Manager) are planning a migration to the strategic provisioning product Oracle Identity Manager. There are several approaches to migrating to Oracle Identity Manager. Presented by Hub City Media and Oracle, this session covers these various approaches to help you select the optimum choice for your implementation.

CON9640: Evolving Identity Management
12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m., Moscone West 3008

Identity management requirements have evolved and are continuing to evolve as organizations seek to secure cloud and mobile access.  Customers are seeing good success reducing costs and supporting business growth with by embracing a service-oriented, platform approach to addressing identity management requirements.  This session will explore these emerging requirements and share best practices for evolving your implementation.

CON9662: Securing Oracle Applications with the Oracle Enterprise Identity Management Platform
2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m., Moscone West 3008

Oracle Enterprise Identity Management solutions are designed to secure access and simplify compliance to Oracle Applications.  Whether you are an EBS customer looking to upgrade from Oracle Single Sign-on or a Fusion Application customer seeking to leverage the Identity instance as an enterprise security platform, this session with Qualcomm and Oracle will help you understand how to get the most out of your investment.

HOL10479: Integrated Identity Governance
12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m., Marriott Marquis – Salon 1/2

This hands-on lab demonstrates Oracle’s integrated and self-service-oriented identity governance solution, which includes simple access request, business-user-friendly access certification, closed-loop remediation, and both standard and privileged accounts.

For a complete listing, refer to the Focus on Identity Management document. And as always, you can find us on @oracleidm on twitter and FaceBook. Use #oow and #idm to join in the conversation.


Oracle Identity Management is a complete and integrated next-generation identity management platform that provides breakthrough scalability; enables organizations to achieve rapid compliance with regulatory mandates; secures sensitive applications and data regardless of whether they are hosted on-premise or in a cloud; and reduces operational costs. Oracle Identity Management enables secure user access to resources anytime on any device.


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