"With the majority of users using their mobile devices or even TVs...to access the web we need to accommodate for our audience and provide a good user experience," says John Sim. "One of the ways this can be achieved is through responsive design – although you need to look carefully at your site to see if responsive is the right approach and provides the correct user journey for your audience." Sim shows you how to get there using Oracle WebCenter Portal Spaces.
"As with any IT project, the integration of real-time data into a data warehouse can benefit from best practices" says TechTarget's Frank Ohlhorst. "Luckily, many of the recommendations that work for data warehousing are also applicable to real-time data integration and follow some common-sense rules.
As you'll learn when you read her post, Oracle ACE Director Lonneke Dikmans' experience with getting Oracle SOA Suite up and running on Linux was not without pitfalls and problems. Take advantage of her insight so you can avoid the headaches.
Qualcomm teamed with Oracle Partner Keste to deliver an integrated self-service portal that provides a single view of all processes. Get the details in this live webcast, Thursday, August 23, 2012, 10am PT / 1pm ET. Part of the Oracle WebCenter In Action webcast series.
"Until recently," says JP Morgenthal, "IT was relegated to a support role speaking only when spoken to versus driving strategy. However, in the face of the emergence of consumerization of IT, mobile computing, big data, cloud computing, and a changing economic landscape, a traditional IT organizational structure is now an albatross around IT's neck."
Note: DevOps and its impact on IT came up in my recent interview with cloud architects Ron Batra and James Baty. You'll find that interview here.
Thought for the Day
"I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by."