ArchBeat Link-o-Rama Top 10 for July 29 - August 4, 2012
By Bob Rhubart-Oracle on Aug 06, 2012
The Top 10 most popular items shared via my social networks for the week of July 29 - August 4, 2012.
- Oracle Announces the Oracle Music Festival San Francisco 2012
The roster of artists for the Oracle Music Festival at this year's Oracle Open World in San Francisco includes Macy Gray, Joss Stone, The English Beat, The 500s, American Steel, Blues Mix, Dirty Ghosts, The Dodos, Red Meat, Young Prisms, DJ Don Lynch, DJ Josh One, DJ Mei Lwun, DJ Panic City and DJ Zaq -- and that's only a partial list.
- Update: Oracle Enterprise Pack for Eclipse
What's new in OEPE 12c (126.96.36.199.0)? Check it out: Eclipse Juno Support, Oracle ADF Bindings and Data Control Tools, Web Service Security Support WebLogic Server 12c Tools. Does that work for you?
- Help Design GlassFish T-shirt | The Aquarium
If you're like me, you never, ever turn down a free t-shirt. But most of the shirts I get as conference swag end up as pajamas, or rags for polishing guitars. Only the coolest shirts make it out into the daylight on my back. I suspect that a similar attitude may be why Arun Gupta wants to give you a shot at producing the next GlassFish t-shirt. Get the details in this post from The Aquarium blog, and make sure you get your submission in before the August 20 deadline.
- Little Features – Big Value! | Tony Scalese
Oracle ACE Tony Scalese offers a look at some of what he describes as the "hidden gem" features in Oracle Hyperion Financial Data Quality Management.
- Which Solaris ISO should I download? | Under the Microscope
This post from the Oracle Solaris team offers guidance on the right Solaris ISO to download for various environments, which is a much better way to choose the closing your eyes and pointing.
- Tips for Hardening an Oracle Linux Server | Lenz Grimmer and James Morris
While Oracle Linux is designed "secure by default," this article by Lenz Grimmer and James Morris explores a variety of those defaults and administrative approaches that help to minimize vulnerabilities, and provides tips and techniques for hardening an Oracle Linux server.
- Oracle Public Cloud Java Service with NetBeans in Early Access | Markus Eisele
Oracle ACE Director Markus Eisele got to take the Oracle Java Cloud Service for a test drive. Now that he's had a chance to kick the tires he shares in insight in this detailed post.
- ADF BC Passivation/Activation and SQL Execution Tuning | Andrejus Baranovskis
"There is an added cost to passivation/activation - additional SQL execution," says Oracle ACE Director Andrejus Baranovskis. "During an activation event, it's not only temporary data that gets initialized, the complete VO SQL gets executed again." Baranovskis helps you avoid problems with this how-to post and sample application.
- Best Practices for Securely Deploying the SPARC SuperCluster T4-4
Glenn Brunette, Ramesh Nagappan, and Joel Weise examine the security capabilities designed into the SPARC SuperCluster, and describe architectural, deployment, and operational best practices for taking advantage of them in this new article from Oracle Technology Network.
- Building an OBIEE Test Lab - Part II | ORACLENERD
The adventure continues! Oracle ACE Chet "ORACLENERD" Justice celebrates an accomplishment with another installment in his ongoing business intelligence saga.
Thought for the Day
"Building large applications is still really difficult. Making them serve an organisation well for many years is almost impossible."