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You are invited! See the Power of Innovation with Oracle Fusion Middleware

Are you going to be at Oracle OpenWorld? If so, don't miss the opportunity to meet the most innovative Oracle Fusion Middleware projects of 2014. Winners of...

Build Your Own Exadata? Questions that make you go Hmmmm..... #2 (Part 3)

If you have read my previous posts on the topic of building your own Exadata then you have seen my arguments for the substantial costs of building your own both...

Top 10 solution documents for Weblogic Server J2EE June 2014 -Aug 2014

The following are the top 10 documents linked to SRs as solutions, for Weblogic Server J2EE issues, from June 2014 thru August 2014. 1215249.1 Spring Framework...

Simplify Mobile Integration at Oracle Open World 2014

Oracle SOA Suite 12c offers an integrated development environment for mobile enablement using Oracle Service Bus. In this resource kit you can find datasheets,...

Introducing Oracle Support Engineer Initiated Chat for Existing Service Requests

My Oracle Support now offers a chat feature that enables Oracle Support engineers to contact you instantly online to discuss an open Service Request (SR)....

Patch Set Update: Hyperion Strategic Finance 11.1.2.3.503

The Hyperion Product Management have advised the release of a Patch Set Update (PSU) for Hyperion Strategic Finance (HSF) 11.1.2.3.x. This PSU download is...

Acquisition Compete, Now What? A Customer Retention Plan for Financial Services

According to Forrester Research, for every $80 spent on acquisition, only $1 is spent on conversion. This is staggeringly myopic. Sales/marketing organizations...

Announcement: Big Data SQL is Generally Available

Oracle Big Data SQL and Big Data Appliance 4.0 are generally available.  Big Data Appliance 4.0 receives the following upgrades: Big Data SQL: Join data in Hadoop...

Build Your Own Exadata? Questions that make you go Hmmmm..... #2 (Part 2)

This is part two in my post about designing your own "Exadata Killer" vs. Buying Exadata. In this post I postulate several operational related costs that are...