Thursday Jun 19, 2014

June Newsletter is out


the latest June edition of the EMEA JDEdwards  Partner Community newsletter is out here.

Please feel free to sent me your feedback and your own content to be shared with the community.

Remember also that Oracle is going to announce the FY14 numbers in the evening today.

Tuesday Jun 10, 2014

Oracle 'In Touch' PartnerCast (July 1, 2014) - Be prepared for a year of growth

Dear Partner,

We would like to invite you to join David Callaghan, Senior Vice President Oracle EMEA Alliances and Channels, and his studio guests for the next broadcast of the Oracle ‘In Touch’ PartnerCast on Tuesday 1st July 2014 from 10:30am UK / 11:30am CET.

In this cast, David’s studio guests and his regional reporters will be looking at your priorities as EMEA partners and how best to grow with Oracle.

We also look forward to the broadcast covering topics on the following:

  • Highlights of FY14
  • Strategic themes for FY15
  • HCM, CRM and ERP
  • Oracle on Oracle

Exclusive for ‘In Touch’ David Callaghan questions Rich Geraffo, Senior Vice President, Global Alliances & Channels, on how the FY15 partner Global kick off relates to EMEA.

Plus David provides your chance to hear from some of the newly appointed Worldwide A&C Leadership team as he discusses with Bruce Chumley VP Oracle Channel Distribution Sales & Troy Richardson VP Oracle Strategic Alliances; their core focus and strategy of growth and what they intend on bringing to the table in their new role.

With lots of studio guests joining David, why not get in touch on Twitter using the hashtag #OracleInTouch or by emailing to get your questions featured in the cast!


To find out more information and to watch previous episodes on-demand, please visit our webpage here.

Best regards,

Oracle EMEA Alliances & Channels

Monday Jun 02, 2014

C2C - Customer 2 Cloud Program

What´s in it for partners? A special Webinar for EMEA partners

The Blog Entry is referring to this EMEA CRM Community blog entry here.

The new Oracle Customer 2 Cloud (C2C) Program offers sizeable CX Cloud business opportunities for our partners into their existing Siebel, Peoplesoft or Oracle eBusiness Suite customers installed base, leveraging financial incentives that allow customers switching part of their On Premises solutions' maintenance fees against Cloud subscriptions from the market leading provider of CX Cloud business solutions.

Look at this introduction video to have a first feeling about the C2C program and then join us on Tuesday June 10th at 9am CET (8am UK) to find out how you and your customers can benefit from this program to secure existing Siebel, Peoplesoft or Oracle eBusiness Suite accounts while generating new business opportunities.

Register here!

added by Hartmut Wiese:

JD Edwards is not explicitly mentioned for this program but I also did not found a remark that it is not included.

Sales & Operations Planning in the Cloud (Value Chain Planning) with JD Edwards

AVATA, a US based Oracle Partner with the EMEA Headquarter in Germany is offering a pre-integrated, cloud based integration with JD Edwards. It is a Sales & Operations Planning hub that enables companies to seamlessly plan across the entire organization via a dynamic, continuous and collaborative web-based Sales and Operations Planning process.

There is a datasheet uploaded to the EMEA JD Edwards Partner Community workspace here which explains options and benefits and has contact details included as well.

You need to be a member of this Community to access the workspace. Please register here.

Oracle Excellence Award


2014 Oracle Excellence Award: Sustainability Innovation

Is your organization using an Oracle product to help with a sustainability initiative while reducing costs? Saving energy? Saving gas? Saving paper? For example, you may use Oracle’s Agile Product Lifecycle Management to design more eco-friendly products, Oracle Transportation Management to reduce fleet emissions, Oracle Exadata Database Machine to decrease power and cooling needs while increasing database performance, Oracle Business Intelligence to measure environmental impacts, or one of many other Oracle products. Your organization may be eligible for the 2014 Oracle Excellence Award: Sustainability Innovation.

Submit a nomination form located here by Friday June 20 if your company is using any Oracle product to take an environmental lead as well as to reduce costs and improve business efficiencies by using green business practices. These awards will be presented during Oracle OpenWorld 2014 (September 28-October 2) in San Francisco. 

About the Award

• Winners will be selected from the customer and/or partner nominations. Either a customer, their partner, or Oracle representative can submit the nomination form on behalf of the customer.
• There is a nomination form here to discuss your use of Oracle products and how they have helped your sustainability efforts and reduced costs.
• Winners will be selected based on the extent of the environmental impact they have had as well as the business efficiencies they have achieved through their combined use of Oracle products.

Nomination Eligibility
• Your company uses at least one component of Oracle products, whether it's the Oracle database, business applications, Fusion Middleware, or Sun servers/storage.
• This solution should be in production or in active development.
• Nomination deadline: Friday June 20, 2014.

Benefits to Award Winners
• Award presented to winners during Oracle OpenWorld by Jeff Henley, Oracle Chairman of the Board
• Free Oracle OpenWorld registration pass for each winning customer
• 2014 Oracle Excellence Award: Sustainability Innovation award logo for inclusion on your own website &/or press release
• Possible placement in Oracle Profit Magazine &/or Oracle Magazine
• ‘Enable the Eco-Enterprise’ podcast opportunity

See last year's winners here


Questions? Send an email to:

Follow Oracle’s Sustainability Solutions on Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, and the Sustainability Matters blog

Web page with award details:




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