To start of Openword on Monday morning (Sept 23), Mark Hurd
is using his keynote
to talk about how businesses can transform themselves using big data
and analytics. Given all the hype around these two hope topics this
keynote will look at the promise of big data and how it enables your
business to leverage a range of information to provide new services,
operate more efficiently, and market more effectively.
This keynote will include key Oracle customers and other Oracle
experts who will explain how to harness the value of big data; craft an
IT strategy to stream, acquire, organize and analyze to make
transformational decisions about business operations and products and
The Data Warehousing and Big Data Guide include details of this
important keynote and on all the other interesting sessions around big data and big data appliance.
You can download the iBook, PDF and calendar using the following links:
The guide is available in both Apple iBook format (click here - please note this file is 200MB because it is packed full of videos, slideshows and other unique iBook features) for iPad and iPad Mini uses and PDF format (click here) for all other platforms. (Please
note that in PDF format some of the iBook features will not work such
as the URL links that provide cross-referencing bookmarks and built-in
12c videos will not work).
There is a downloadable calendar (.ics file)
available here which includes all the sessions, keynotes and hands-on
labs listed in this guide. You can import this file into your own
calendar application. Details of how to do this are included in this
guide, see chapter 3.
Enjoy OpenWorld 2013
and if you have time please stop by the data warehouse section of the demo grounds and say hello.