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By Roland Smart

September/October 2016

Strategies from the Stacks


ITStrategies from Oracle is an authorized resource library for planning, implementing, and managing effective enterprise architectures and related IT initiatives. The library offers two types of resources: practitioner guides containing how-to advice and approaches as well as reference architectures to help you get started right away on your build process.

Product and technology areas covered include service-oriented architecture, business process management, and business analytics. Find all of the IT Strategies documents on Oracle Community

Get in the Middle


Oracle Technology Network’s new Community Update video series brings you Oracle product news, introduces you to community leaders and experts, and keeps you in the loop about upcoming events and conferences. The inaugural video features the latest from the Oracle Technology Network middleware community. Learn more about the newest features in Oracle JDeveloper and Oracle Application Development Framework, meet an Oracle ACE who was a content chair at ODTUG Kscope16, and more. Watch Community Update.

Get Certified


The Oracle Mobile Cloud Service 2017 Developer Essentials exam is a new certification opportunity for those with strong expertise in Oracle Mobile Cloud Service fundamentals, REST connectors, custom APIs, and analytics dashboards, among other topics. The certification is part of the Oracle PartnerNetwork specialization program, which is committed to educating and empowering Oracle’s rapidly growing partner base. Successful exam takers will prove a number of skills and competencies, including an understanding of Oracle Mobile Cloud Service’s design-time architecture and the ability to federate Oracle Mobile Cloud Service with on-premises security. Get the exam details and sign up.

Calling All Speakers


The Oracle BIWA Summit 2017 is a user group–led conference focusing on Oracle Big Data and analytics. The 2017 event will offer a number of deep-dive presentations, hands-on labs, and expert Q&As about data warehousing, Oracle Big Data SQL, Oracle Spatial and Graph, and more. Taking place January 31 through February 2, 2017, at Oracle’s Redwood Shores, California, headquarters, the BIWA Summit will bring together more than 500 attendees and 90 speakers. The call for speakers is now open; answer the call and submit your abstract.

Lifecycle Management: The Technical Demo

Oracle Developer Cloud Service offers an easy-to use environment for managing code versioning and building automation for PL/SQL and SQL developers. In a new video demo, Oracle Cloud Solution Specialist Julian Lane shows how to handle versioning of Oracle Application Express applications with the Git repository in Oracle Developer Cloud Service. Watch the demo.