According to a post on his DBA On Tap blog, Oracle ACE Associate Danny Bryant reports that he is frequently asked, "What do you get for being an ACE?"
He provides an answer, but then goes on to explain that maybe that's the wrong question. He suggests that those people ask, "What's in it for me?"
Danny then goes on to give three terrific examples of what the Oracle ACE program can mean to an individual, to a private sector business, or to a public sector organization.
So for this week's edition of Best of OTN, we think it doesn't get any better than Danny's post -- and his attitude.
Take a moment to read his post and see for yourself. Oracle ACE: What's in it for Me?
New Cookbook: Oracle Solaris 11 Advanced Administration
In-depth on IPS repository and packages, boot environments, and ZFS frameworks and shadowing. Implementing zones, creating SMF services, reviewing SMF operations, and using the Automated Installer. Role-based access control (RBAC) and least privileges, how to configure and administer resource manager, and an introduction to performance tuning
Will Cloud EOL System Administration? Part 1
Oracle ACE Seth Miller and CTO of Collier IT Brian Bream discuss the impacts of cloud adoption on system administration and how sysadmins can adapt.
Enjoy the JavaOne Community Keynote - Jim Weaver, Consulting Member of Technical Staff for Oracle, shares
his keynote celebrating the thriving global ecosystem of Java
developers and enthusiasts, including more than 275 Java user groups at
New Releases: Java SE 8 Update 25 and Java SE 7 Update 71 and 72 - Oracle has released Java SE 8 Update 25 and Java SE 7 Update 71 and 72.
Developers can download the latest Java SE JDK and JRE at the Oracle Technology Network.
Top 10 NetBeans features according to its users: NetBeans community members share their all-time top ten reasons they’re glad they work with this NetBeans.
How PL/SQL can help improve your application design, and a lot more - Read about PL/SQL and building beautiful applications - By Lasse Jenssen.
Adding Oracle Big Data SQL to ODI12c to Enhance Hive Data Transformations - More Big Data goodness from Mark Rittman.