"Much remains to be done at the application server layer," according to Adam Messinger and Mike Piech. "One area ripe for innovation is the ability for application server instances to work together to enable more rapid deployment of new applications and hardware while at the same time improving the utilization of underlying physical resources."
"If you don't have access to My Oracle Support," says Honglin Su, "you can still prepare yourself for a smooth upgrade by applying the workarounds or fixes described in the Known Issues section of the Readme file of the Oracle VM Grid Control Template 1.0 Media Pack for x86 (32 bit, 10.2.0.4) from the Oracle E-delivery site."
"The opposite of the 'Not Invented Here' syndrome is crowd sourcing, collective intelligence and the ability to tap the enterprise 'brain' in order to generate and consume better quality signaling if not better and more efficient decision making<' says Billy Cripe. "But as you suspect, simply buying and installing some Enterprise 2.0 technology is not a panacea."