Monday Oct 20, 2014

Learn all about Oracle Coherence 12c when and where it suits you

Are you a Java Developer, Web Administrator or System Administrator who needs to develop the essential knowledge required to sucessfully create and administer Coherence in both stand alone and WebLogic Clusters and who needs to learn all the major subsystems of Coherence and how to configure, deploy and manage these areas? And all in your own time when it suits you?

Oracle University’s Oracle Coherence 12c: Administer and Troubleshoot Clusters course has just become available in a Training On Demand format. This course with a standard duration of 5 days is now available to you via streaming video and is accessible for 90 days.You can learn between billable projects and either at work or at home. During the 90 days you can schedule 6 consecutive days of labs.

You will learn to:

  • Describe Coherence and its core features
  • Identify the role of a Coherence Administrator
  • Install, script and configure Coherence
  • Understand caching and what a Coherence Administrator needs to know about caching
  • Configure and deploy the GoldenGate Hot Cache adapter
  • Identify and deploy Coherence applications and understand the differences between standalone Coherence and WebLogic hosted Coherence instances
  • Monitor Coherence and Coherence applications in standalone and WebLogic environments
  • Identify common Coherence problems and how they are triaged

This course can be ordered online. For more information and assistance simply contact your local Oracle University Service Desk.

Remember: Your OPN discount is added to the standard price shown on our web pages.

Thursday Oct 16, 2014

CX Partner Enablement Summit

CX Partner Enablement Summit
November 12-13, 2014 Brussels, Belgium

On November 12 & 13, our top CX Partners will descend upon Brussels for the opportunity to be part of an exclusive two-day summit.

The Summit is focused on helping you grow your businesses by building and expanding your Customer Experience (CX) practices across the entire Oracle CX portfolio.


Date & Location

Nov 12 - 13, 2014 
09:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Renaissance Hotel
Rue du Parnasse 19
Bruxelles, 1050 Belgium

Register Now

Small Sessions for BIG Results

Intimate, interactive and collaborative sessions. Be ready for a few "a-ha" moments.
Networking and sharing best practices

Who Should Attend?

Business Leaders
CX Practice Leaders


What You’ll Learn…

Day One – CX Solution Overview
We’ll get started with an intense day packed with a keynote presentation and a high-level overview from each of six Oracle CX pillars (Sales, Marketing, Social, Commerce, CPQ, and Service). Here’s your chance to expand your knowledge about what each of Oracle’s CX Solutions has to offer.

Day Two – Three Deep-Dive Tracks
This is an action plan day. No generic theory here: You are going to get specific tools to start and run an amazing CX practice. The three “deep-dive” tracks (Market & Sell, Implementation and Journey Mapping) will provide practical, how-to sessions designed to provide you with what you need to start and grow your CX practice the very next day. You will learn tactics, best practices, on-boarding procedures, and configuration guides that you can use in the real world.

Thursday Oct 09, 2014

Get Trained in R12.2 E-Business Suite



Oracle E-Business Suite Training will:

  • Help you assist your customers in managing the complexities of global business environments
  • Show you how to provide a single, global basis of information to align departments.
  • Enable you to achieve a reduction in costs and increase in performance for your customers

Oracle University is currently releasing courses for R12.2. The following are now available:


E-Business Suite Tools and Technology:

R12.2 Oracle Applications System Administrator Fundamentals (5 days)

R12.2 Implement Oracle Workflow (5 days)


E-Business Suite Financial Management:

R12.2 Oracle Subledger Accounting Fundamentals (2 days)

R12.2 Oracle Receivables Management Fundamentals (4 days)


E-Business Suite Supply Chain Management:

R12.2 Oracle Order Management Fundamentals (4 days)

R12.2 Oracle Inventory Management Fundamentals (5 days)


All courses can be booked online using the course description links above.


Remember: Your OPN discount is added to the standard price shown on our webpages.


All courses are available as
Classroom training and most of them also as a Live Virtual Class. Live Virtual Classes are scheduled for different time zones so that you can choose to combine project work with training and remain partially billable.


For scheduling requests, more information and assistance please contact your local
Oracle University Service Desk.


View further information about
Oracle E-Business Suite Learning Paths, Courses and associated Certifications.

Monday Oct 06, 2014

Fusion ERP PPM Implementation Boot Camp, Free full 5 Day Implementation Boot Camp for selected Oracle Partners.




Invitation: Fusion ERP PPM Implementation Boot Camp,
Free full 5 Day Implementation Boot Camp for selected Oracle Partners.

From October 13th – 17th Oracle EMEA Alliances and Channels will be hosting a special five-day in class Boot Camp for all selected partners.

Oracle Partner Network Delivery Partner Profource’s (www.profource.com) experienced instructors will teach you how to implement Oracle Fusion ERP PPM.

Benefits to You

Ensure a smooth, rapid and successful implementation of Oracle Fusion ERP PPM.

Oct 13th - Oct 17th

Oracle Nederland BV
Hertogswetering 163-167
3543 AS Utrecht
P.O. Box 40387
3504 AD Utrecht

Taking this course will help you better understand the configuration options so you can make improved decisions during your implementation. You'll walk away with the skills to optimize the set up so that you can effectively manage your ERP PPM processes.

I look forward to your participation,

Register here.


Markku Rouhiainen
Director, Partner Enablement EMEA

Thursday Oct 02, 2014

Learn all about Oracle Data Integrator when and where it suits you



Are you a Technical Consultant who wants to learn how to improve performance and reduce integration costs across your customers‘ heterogeneous systems, centralize data across databases to perform data integration, design ODI Mappings and set up ODI security? And all in your own time when it suits you? Oracle University’s
Oracle Data Integrator 12c: Integration and Administration course has just become available in a Training On Demand format. This course with a standard duration of 5 days is now available to you via streaming video and is accessible for 90 days.You can learn between billable projects and either at work or at home. During the 90 days you can schedule 6 consecutive days of labs.

You will learn to:

  • Use Oracle Data Integrator to perform transformation of data among various platforms.
  • Design ODI Mappings, Procedures, and Packages to perform ELT data transformations.
  • Administer ODI resources and set up security with ODI.
  • Perform data integration and transformation among various platforms.
  • Use the ODI graphical interface to define procedures, packages, and ELT jobs.
  • Set up and maintain a secure, multi-user ODI environment.
  • Implement Changed Data Capture with ODI.
  • Use ODI Web services and perform integration of ODI with SOA.

This course can be ordered online. For more information and assistance please contact your local Oracle University Service Desk.


Remember: Your OPN discount is added to the standard price shown on our web pages.





Thursday Sep 25, 2014

Advanced your Fusion Applications HCM knowledge when and where it suits you


Are you an implementation consultant who needs to learn how to plan and implement security in Fusion HCM and to configure payroll to ensure accurate setup results when and where it suits you?

Oracle University has just released the following two courses in a Training On Demand format:

Fusion Applications: HCM Payroll Implementation (standard duration 5 days)

This course provides implementation training for for payroll managers or payroll administrators on the implementation team, consultants and partners. You'll learn how to set up Oracle Fusion Global Payroll using the Workforce Deployment offering in Oracle Fusion Functional Setup Manager.

Learn to:

· Identify the key concepts of US Payroll that determine a successful implementation

· Use Oracle Fusion Functional Setup Manager (FSM) to implement US Payroll

· Test your setup by entering data and performing common US payroll processes

Fusion Applications: HCM Security (standard duration 2 days)

This course teaches you about the Fusion HCM role-based security model.

Learn to:

· Identify and manage the different types of roles, including data, abstract, job, and duty roles

· Create security profiles to restrict data access

· Create data roles and assign security profiles to them

· Create role-provisioning rules

· Provision roles to users

· Create implementation users

· Create a custom job role using Oracle Identify Manager (OIM)

· Create a custom duty role using Authorization Policy Manager (APM)

Both courses are now available to you via streaming video and are accessible for 90 days.You can learn between billable projects and either at work or at home. During the 90 days you can schedule 6 consecutive days of labs.

Remember: Your OPN discount is added to the standard price shown on our web pages.

These courses can be ordered online. For more information and assistance please contact your local Oracle University Service Desk

Monday Sep 22, 2014

Learn to implement Oracle E-Business Suite R12 Order Management when and where it suits you

Do you wish/need to learn about the basic order capture and order fulfillment flows that Oracle Order Management facilitates, and also learn how to perform setup steps, including transaction type, document sequence, order import, and hold setup, that enable these flows? And all in your own time when it suits you? Oracle University’s R12.x Oracle Order Management Fundamentals course has just become available in a Training On Demand format. This course with a standard duration of 4 days is now available to you via streaming video and is accessible for 90 days.You can learn between billable projects and either at work or at home. During the 90 days you can schedule 6 consecutive days of labs.

You will learn to:

  • Set up Oracle Order Management
  • Manage exceptions and holds
  • Use key order flows
  • Set up Shipping Execution and basic Pricing functionality

Remember: Your OPN discount is added to the standard price shown on our web pages.

This course can be ordered online. For more information and assistance please contact your local Oracle University Service Desk




Thursday Sep 18, 2014

Extending Oracle Sales Cloud with Oracle Platform-as-a-Service - In-Person or Remote


October 6th - 9th 2014 - Amsterdam, Netherlands
Oracle is pleased to inform you and your organization of the 4-day workshop on Extending Oracle Sales Cloud with Oracle Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS). This Invite-Only hands-on workshop will be delivered by Oracle Development at No-Fee to Partners.  The training consists of live Webex presentations, live demo, and hands-on laboratory exercises. Your consultants can particpate in this workshop in person or remotely, which will save travel costs and time. 

IMPORTANT: This training is only available to Oracle Partners with a current OPN Gold or higher level membership.

This workshop is open to your entire practice, thus we kindly request that you share this announcement within your organization to fully benefit from this free training.

A fully executed Oracle Cloud Services Training Addendum is required for this workshop. If you have not already accepted this addendum, please click here to review and accept the terms and conditions.

What will we cover
This 4-day workshop will cover the following topics:
  • Overview of Oracle Sales Cloud Extensibility
  • Introduction to TCA and Oracle Sales Cloud Data Model
  • Introduction to the Oracle Sales Cloud WebService Interface interface
  • Building WebService Clients for Oracle Sales Cloud
  • Generating Secure WebService Clients
  • Creating Advanced WebService Clients
  • Overview of Oracle Platform as a Service (PaaS)
  • Oracle PaaS extending SaaS Design Patterns
  • Introduction to Oracle ADF
  • Introduction Oracle Sales Cloud Integration with REST
  • Introduction to Oracle Document Cloud
  • PaaS – SaaS Security Considerations
  • Introduction to Oracle Mobile Application Framework (MAF)
  • Oracle Sales Cloud Accelerators and Resources
  • Introduction to Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service
Training Format
  • This training will be delivered in-class and remotely via Webex
  • The morning sessions will consist of 3 hours of Webex presentations
  • The afternoon sessions will focus on completing laboratory exercises
Audience
  • Solution Developers
  • Enterprise Architects
  • Technology Consultants
  • Integration Consultants
Expected Outcome
  • Attendees will learn how to Extend Oracle Sales Cloud using Oracle Platform-as-a-Service.
Registration Fee
  • This event is offered FREE of charge to select Oracle Partners.
Register
We look forward to your organization’s participation!

Richard Markku
Shishir Agarwal
Senior Director,
Platform Products  

Richard Lefebvre
EMEA CRM & HCM Partners Program Director

Markku Rouhiainen
Director,Partner Enablement EMEA

Kenneth Wood
Director, ECEMEA
Partner Enablement 



Thursday Sep 11, 2014

Advance your PeopleSoft Query Reporting knowledge when and where it suits you

Do you wish/need to use the functions of PeopleSoft Query and PeopleSoft Pivot Grid to design reports that use criteria to filter data or that use predefined online calculations? Oracle University’s PeopleSoft Query Reporting Rel 8.53 course has just become available in a Training On Demand format. This course with a standard duration of 3 days is now available to you via streaming video and is accessible for 90 days.You can learn between billable projects and either at work or at home. During the 90 days you can schedule 6 consecutive days of labs.

You will learn to:

  • Filter output with criteria and runtime prompts.

  • Work with multiple tables and summary calculations.

  • Perform PSQuery administrative tasks.

  • Create expressions, drilling URLs, any-joins and outer-joins.

  • Use subqueries, unions and Connected Query.

  • Use Query Manager.

  • Use PSQuery as data source for pivot grid models.

  • View and manipulate PSQuery-based grids and charts.

  • Create pivot grid models using Pivot Grid Wizard.

  • Add pivot grid models as related contents.

  • Add related contents and related actions to pivot grid models.

  • Create pivot grid pagelets.

  • Add pivot grid pagelets to homepages and dashboards.

  • Perform Pivot Grid administrative tasks.

    Following the course you will be able to extract the precise information you need to create visual representations of the PeopleSoft database, without having to write SQL statements.

Remember: Your OPN discount is added to the standard price shown on our web pages.

This course can be ordered online. For more information and assistance please contact your local Oracle University Service Desk

Wednesday Sep 10, 2014

Oracle HCM Presales Seminar - October 16, 2014 - Colombes, France





The Oracle HCM Presales Seminar provides OPN members a unique opportunity to learn how to position and demonstrate Oracle HCM.

One portion of the day focuses on Presales knowledge, skills, and abilities.  You will gain awareness and proficiency about Oracle HCM through interactive discussion about the market and solutions, plus key discussion of value propositions, competitors, and more. You will become prepared to achieve Oracle Fusion HCM Presales Specialist status.

Later in the day we will focus on the Oracle Applications User Experience and how it can drive your business.  Through demonstration and activities, learn how simplicity, mobility, and extensibility can help you win deals. See how easy it is to create simple, powerful user experiences with the ability to tailor Oracle applications in the cloud. Discuss mobile trends, gamification, new ways to visualize information, consumer-like experiences, and how to create applications that require a light touch and zero training. You will become prepared to achieve Oracle Fusion Applications UX Specialist status.

Attendees

Are you the right candidate for this training?
  • Do you discuss with customers the business value of Fusion Applications and how Oracle HCM is a solution to their challenges?
  • Are you passionate about championing Oracle Applications and ease of use?
  • Do you need to know Oracle value propositions for HCM solutions and User Experience to further product and services opportunities?
If you are in a business development role where you are guiding customers toward Oracle HCM solutions and a modern User Experience, then this Seminar is for you.
What you will learn
  • Understand the HCM market and Oracle solutions
  • Understand the Oracle User Experience features and benefits
  • How to demonstrate products
  • How to keep the customer, provide recommendations, and refer/cosell/resell
Expected Outcomes
  • Attendees become Oracle HCM Presales Specialists and Oracle Applications UX Specialists
  • Attendees effectively position Oracle HCM with customers
  • Partner organizations become Fusion HCM Cloud Specialized and Taleo Cloud Specialized
What It Is Not
  • This event does not replace Oracle University implementation training
  • This event does not prepare individuals for Certified Implementation Specialist exams 
Registration Fee
  • This event is offered FREE of charge to select Oracle Partners.
  • Register here.

Monday Sep 08, 2014

Oracle HCM Presales Seminar - October 14, 2014 - Amsterdam



The Oracle HCM Presales Seminar provides OPN members a unique opportunity to learn how to position and demonstrate Oracle HCM.
One portion of the day focuses on Presales knowledge, skills, and abilities.  You will gain awareness and proficiency about Oracle HCM through interactive discussion about the market and solutions, plus key discussion of value propositions, competitors, and more. You will become prepared to achieve Oracle Fusion HCM Presales Specialist status.

Later in the day we will focus on the Oracle Applications User Experience and how it can drive your business.  Through demonstration and activities, learn how simplicity, mobility, and extensibility can help you win deals. See how easy it is to create simple, powerful user experiences with the ability to tailor Oracle applications in the cloud. Discuss mobile trends, gamification, new ways to visualize information, consumer-like experiences, and how to create applications that require a light touch and zero training. You will become prepared to achieve Oracle Fusion Applications UX Specialist status.

Attendees

Are you the right candidate for this training?
  • Do you discuss with customers the business value of Fusion Applications and how Oracle HCM is a solution to their challenges?
  • Are you passionate about championing Oracle Applications and ease of use?
  • Do you need to know Oracle value propositions for HCM solutions and User Experience to further product and services opportunities?
If you are in a business development role where you are guiding customers toward Oracle HCM solutions and a modern User Experience, then this Seminar is for you.
What you will learn
  • Understand the HCM market and Oracle solutions
  • Understand the Oracle User Experience features and benefits
  • How to demonstrate products
  • How to keep the customer, provide recommendations, and refer/cosell/resell
Expected Outcomes
  • Attendees become Oracle HCM Presales Specialists and Oracle Applications UX Specialists
  • Attendees effectively position Oracle HCM with customers
  • Partner organizations become Fusion HCM Cloud Specialized and Taleo Cloud Specialized
What It Is Not
  • This event does not replace Oracle University implementation training
  • This event does not prepare individuals for Certified Implementation Specialist exams 
Registration Fee
  • This event is offered FREE of charge to select Oracle Partners.
  • Register here

Wednesday Sep 03, 2014

Advanced your PeopleSoft PeopleTools knowledge when and where it suits you


Do you wish/need to gain advanced development and troubleshooting experience as you create applications that incorporate complex features like subrecords, subpages, style sheets, WorkCenters, dashboards, links, PeopleCode and more.? Oracle University’s PeopleSoft PeopleTools II Rel 8.53 course has just become available in a Training On Demand format. This course with a standard duration of 5 days is now available to you via streaming video and is accessible for 90 days.You can learn between billable projects and either at work or at home. During the 90 days you can schedule 6 consecutive days of labs.

You will learn to:

  • Create records and pages that maintain parent child relationships.
  • Enhance application and page functionality.
  • Create and use sub records and sub pages.
  • Create and use views.
  • Write basic PeopleCode programs.
  • Troubleshoot applications.

Following the course you will be able to readily incorporate complex features to further enhance the functionality of your customers‘ PeopleSoft applications to better meet their business needs.

Remember: Your OPN discount is added to the standard price shown on our web pages.

This course can be ordered online. For more information and assistance please contact your local Oracle University Service Desk

Tuesday Sep 02, 2014

Extending Oracle Sales Cloud with Oracle Platform-as-a-Service

October 6th - 9th 2014 - Amsterdam, Netherlands
Oracle is pleased to inform you and your organization of the 4-day workshop on Extending Oracle Sales Cloud with Oracle Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS). This Invite-Only hands-on workshop will be delivered by Oracle Development at No-Fee to Partners.  The training consists of live Webex presentations, live demo, and hands-on laboratory exercises. Your consultants can particpate in this workshop in person or remotely, which will save travel costs and time. 

IMPORTANT: This training is only available to Oracle Partners with a current OPN Gold or higher level membership. Training is ment for Fusion Middleware and Oracle Sales Cloud Partners. 

This workshop is open to your entire practice, thus we kindly request that you share this announcement within your organization to fully benefit from this free training.

A fully executed Oracle Cloud Services Training Addendum is required for this workshop. If you have not already accepted this addendum, please click here to review and accept the terms and conditions.

What will we cover
This 4-day workshop will cover the following topics:
  • Overview of Oracle Sales Cloud Extensibility
  • Introduction to TCA and Oracle Sales Cloud Data Model
  • Introduction to the Oracle Sales Cloud WebService Interface interface
  • Building WebService Clients for Oracle Sales Cloud
  • Generating Secure WebService Clients
  • Creating Advanced WebService Clients
  • Overview of Oracle Platform as a Service (PaaS)
  • Oracle PaaS extending SaaS Design Patterns
  • Introduction to Oracle ADF
  • Introduction Oracle Sales Cloud Integration with REST
  • Introduction to Oracle Document Cloud
  • PaaS – SaaS Security Considerations
  • Introduction to Oracle Mobile Application Framework (MAF)
  • Oracle Sales Cloud Accelerators and Resources
  • Introduction to Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service
Training Format
  • This training will be delivered in-class and remotely via Webex
  • The morning sessions will consist of 3 hours of Webex presentations
  • The afternoon sessions will focus on completing laboratory exercises
Audience
  • Solution Developers
  • Enterprise Architects
  • Technology Consultants
  • Integration Consultants
Expected Outcome
  • Attendees will learn how to Extend Oracle Sales Cloud using Oracle Platform-as-a-Service.
Registration Fee
  • This event is offered FREE of charge to select Oracle Partners.
Register
We look forward to your organization's participation!

Thursday Aug 28, 2014

Identity Governance solution 11gR2 PS Webcast

We are delighted to present our next Webcast on Identity Governance 11R2 PS2 the next September 11th at 03:00 CET. Please, join us to learn more about the latest IG version. 

Identity Governance 11gR2 PS2


September 11th, 2014
03:00 PM CET

The goal of this training is to give you a technical overview on the new features of the latest version of our Identity Governance solution 11gR2 PS2, we'll be covering the following topics:

Oracle Identity Manager

  • Simplified Request Management
    • Account/entitlement dependency handling
    • Multiple Accounts support
    • Additional Information in Request
    • Catalog enhancements
    • Sunrise/Sunset of Accounts and Entitlements
    • Draft Request
  • Various new Features
    • Access Policy Harvesting
    • Dynamic Organization membership
    • Enable Taskflows for customization
  • Operational Administration improvements
    • Archiving/Purge support
    • T2P
    • Diagnostics in Enterprise Manager

Oracle Privileged Access Manager

  • Session Management
  • Extendibility and customization via Java Plug-in Framework
  • Standalone OPAM client
  • Reporting improvements

The session will last around 90 min and we’ll have Q&A so you can clarify all your doubts around this release. You can register here now!


Wednesday Aug 27, 2014

Get Trained in Oracle GoldenGate 12c: Troubleshooting and Tuning

Do you need to develop a deeper knowledge of Oracle GoldenGate 12c performance tuning methods? Oracle University has just released a new course:

Oracle GoldenGate 12c: Troubleshooting and Tuning (4 days)

You will be taught how to gather and examine evidence; you’ll also learn to solve case problems, diagnose their cause and find methods of resolution. Each of these practices challenges you to diagnose and troubleshoot the issue using GoldenGate software.

Learn To:

  • Use GGSCI commands for gathering process evidence.
  • Use the Oracle GoldenGate troubleshooting tools like Knowledge Documents, Documentation, SHOWSYNTAX parameter and the Logdump utility.
  • Troubleshoot problems in areas such as extraction, replication, missed transactions, mapping, synchronization, SQLEXEC, file maintenance and more.
  • Identify what causes slow startups.