Monday Oct 20, 2014

Oracle SCB: Scheduled courses in South Africa

Scheduled Courses:

Oracle University has scheduled the following Classroom Training courses in our Oracle Training Center in Woodmead; they are being delivered by an international ACME expert trainer.

This is a one time opportunity to attend publically scheduled courses in South Africa as this is normally only done in Europe or the US.

Course Title (with link to the description)

2014 Dates

Online registration link

Oracle SBC Configuration and Administration

24-28 Nov *

Online registration

Oracle SBC Troubleshooting

1-5 Dec *

Online registration

Oracle SBC Rel 6 Advanced Configuration

8-12 Dec

Online registration

Oracle SBC Rel 6 Security Configuration

15-19 Dec

Online registration

If these dates do not suit you, these courses marked with a * are also available as
live virtual classes. View the scheduled dates on the course description pages.


After taking these courses, why not validate your knowledge and skills with this official Oracle Certification:

Oracle Communications Session Border Controller Certified Implementation Specialist

This certification identifies professionals who are skilled in installing, configuring, administering, and troubleshooting session border controllers in a single SBC or High Availability SBC environment.

It is available to all candidates, but has been designed in particular for members of the Oracle Partner Network (OPN).

More information and assistance:

Simply contact the Education Service Desk:


Telephone: +27 (0)11 319-4111

Wednesday Oct 15, 2014

Gain advanced Oracle knowledge in the exciting surroundings of Istanbul

Industry acclaimed Oracle technology Gurus are coming together in the exotic and exciting city of Istanbul to provide you with expert insight, best practices, as well as tips and techniques that were accumulated from many years of experience and specialization. This is real-world knowledge that you will be able to apply right away and that goes far beyond the standard content of classroom training. Join this Oracle University event to interact with Oracle Gurus, get a first hand practical deep dive and discuss challenges with like-minded people. A unique opportunity not to be missed!

Program schedule:

Nov 5th

9:00 - 17:00 | Seminar 1
PLSQL Secure Coding with Pete Finnigan

Nov 6th

9:00 - 17:00 | Seminar 2
Beating the Optimizer with Jonathan Lewis

Nov 7th

9:00 - 12:30 | Seminar 3
Best Practice in Oracle Exadata and Database optimization by Frits Hoogland

13:30 - 17:00 | Seminar 4
Oracle Database I/O Implementation Deep Dive with Frits Hoogland

One registration pass will get you access to all four seminars.

To find out more about the speakers, the location and recommended hotel, click here

You can book this Expert Summit online or call our Customer Service team with any questions or for booking assistance:

In Turkey:
+90 212 329 6779

All other countries:
contact your local Oracle University Service Desk.

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

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 ( 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

Registration is open - OCT 23/24 - EMEA "JDEdwards in a box" Partner Community Forum

Registration is now open to everybody for this unique opportunity to learn and experience the true Oracle on Oracle feeling.

Selling Oracle Systems is a very good opportunity for JD Edwards Partner to extend the services to their customers and to increase and strengthen the relationship to them.
Oracle on Oracle is a very powerful and strong differentiator which only Oracle Partners can benefit from. After these this two days a team from a JD Edwards Partner will understand the Oracle Systems and learn the differentiators and best practices in System selling. You will get in contact with customer cases and hear why they decided for an Oracle on Oracle solution. We will explain the role of a Value Added Distributor (VAD) and how a JD Edwards Partner can benefit from this relationship.

In Parallel we will explain how JD Edwards EnterpriseOne will be installed and maintained on two strategic Oracle Platforms. The Oracle Database Appliance (ODA) and the Sparc T-5. The hardware architecture and core technologies like Oracle VM and Solaris Operating system basics will be explained and shown. Database and Hardware configuration steps will be discussed. Each candidate will learn how High Availability can be realized. The candidates will get a real life experience and learn about the benefits and cost savings for the customers. They also get an understanding of what skills are required to get this platforms up and running at their customer sites.

The event takes place at the Arrow Office in Brüttisellen (Zurich area, Switzerland) on OCT 23 and 24. Both tracks have different starting and ending times. Please wait for your travel arrangements until you have received the event confirmation.

The event is free and event the accommodation is being paid by Oracle under certain circumstances. All other information like Agenda, Speakers and registration requirements are available for you at the registration page here

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
  • 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.
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

Wednesday Sep 10, 2014

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