Tuesday Jul 02, 2013

ArchBeat Link-o-Rama for July 2, 2013

Thought for the Day

"My motto is: Live every day to the fullest – in moderation."

Lindsay Lohan
(Born July 2, 1986)

Source: brainyquote.com

Thursday Jan 17, 2013

Podcast Show Notes: ACE in the Whole -- An inside look at the Oracle ACE program

If you spend any time on the Oracle Technology Network website or attend any event in which Oracle community members are involved you’ve probably read an article or blog post written by an Oracle ACE or Oracle ACE Director, attended a session by one, or at the very least seen these icons: Oracle ACE DirectorOracle ACE

If you've ever wondered what all that Oracle ACE stuff was all about, you’re in luck. This OTN ArchBeat Podcast series focuses on the Oracle ACE Program—what it is, and how you can participate.

The Conversation

  • Listen to Part 1: Background—who becomes an Oracle ACE, and why.
  • Listen to Part 2: Debra, Alex, and Tim talk about what Oracle ACE Director status means to them on a professional basis.
  • Listen to Part 3: (Jan 30) A conversation about the personal and social aspects of being an Oracle ACE Director, and what the role requires.

The Panelists

  • Vikki Lira is Senior Manager of Community Programs for the Oracle Technology Network and heads the Oracle ACE Progam.
  • Debra Lilley is Oracle Alliance Director at Fujitsu, and an Oracle ACE Director specializing in Applications and Apps Technology.
  • Alex Gorbachev is Chief Technical Officer at The Pythian Group, and an Oracle ACE Director specializing in Database Management and Performance.
  • Tim Hall is a Freelance Oracle consultant and an Oracle ACE Director specializing in Database Application Development


For information about the Oracle ACE Program, click here. (Also see the Oracle ACE FAQ

To nominate someone to become an Oracle ACE or Oracle ACE Director, click here.

To view YouTube video interviews with several Oracle ACE members, click here

To follow the Twitter conversations of 74 Oracle ACE members, click here.

Coming Soon

The next ArchBeat podcast series will feature an architect roundtable discussion of What's Really Going to Matter in 2013. Stay tuned!

Thursday Feb 16, 2012

ArchBeat Link-o-Rama for 2012-02-16

Today's Quote

"There would be no Star Trek unless there were transporter malfunctions."
 — LeVar Burton

Monday Feb 13, 2012

ArchBeat Link-o-Rama for 2012-02-13

Today's Quote

"Never wait for trouble."
-- Chuck Yeager

Monday Jan 30, 2012

ArchBeat Link-o-Rama for 2012-01-30

Today's Quote

"The biggest thrill wasn't in winning on Sunday but in meeting the payroll on Monday."
-- Art Rooney

Today's Links




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