Friday Aug 31, 2012

Top 10 Things You Can Experience in Oracle OpenWorld Lounges

From the home office in Redwood Shores, 10 things you can experience in the Oracle OpenWorld Lounges.[Read More]

Wednesday Aug 29, 2012

Engineered to Inform, Inspire, Entertain

Take note! Oracle OpenWorld keynote lineup announced 

The lineup for the keynotes at this year's Oracle OpenWorld conference has just been announced.[Read More]

Tuesday Aug 28, 2012

UPDATE: Keeping It Clean in San Francisco

The results are in, and September 15 was a huge success for the organizers of Coastal Cleanup Day - and more important, for our beautiful and unique California coastal environment. [Read More]

Tuesday Aug 21, 2012

Early Bird Rates for 2012: Really and Truly Over on August 24

At 11 p.m. Pacific time on Friday, August 24, Early Bird rates for all Oracle conferences will expire. [Read More]

Friday Aug 17, 2012

Top 10 Reasons to Attend the Oracle Appreciation Event

By Mike Stiles


From the home office in Redwood Shores, 10 reasons not to miss the Oracle Appreciation Event:

10. Past performers read like a who's who of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
9. Live like a pirate for a night on Treasure Island.
8. Non-stop food, fun, and frolic? Sign me up.
7. Epic views of the San Francisco skyline.
6. Two words: Unlimited refreshments.
5. Free bus service to and from the event from downtown.
4. Midway games (start practicing now).
3. Socialize and network with tens of thousands of your closest friends.
2. Feel the appreciation--you’re valued by Oracle.
1. Not that you’re that kind of person, but your friends back home will be envious.

What about the Oracle Appreciation Event are you most looking forward to? We'll see you there.

Friday Aug 10, 2012

Oracle PartnerNetwork Exchange: Early Bird Pricing through August 24

The Oracle PartnerNetwork Exchange @ OpenWorld - just for Oracle partners - debuts this year, and early bird pricing is in effect through August 24th, 2012. This means you can save US$400 off the onsite rate by registering before the deadline.[Read More]

Wednesday Aug 08, 2012

Top 10 Reasons Your Manager Should Let You Attend Oracle OpenWorld

By Mike Stiles


From the home office in Redwood Shores, things to tell your manager about why you have to be at Oracle OpenWorld.

10. Thousands of technical sessions help us get the most out of our IT investment.
9. Expert info to help us make the best IT decisions for our future.
8. Numerous sessions that are relevant to what I do for you.
7. No other event compares when it comes to learning IT best practices.
6. We’ll get inside details on all the latest in cloud, big data, and more.
5. Hey, it might be nice for you to have me out of the office for a while.
4. What I learn in hands-on labs will save us time and money.
3. Everyone who’s anyone using Oracle technology goes to Oracle OpenWorld.
2. I'll get the technology answers we need from industry leaders.
1. I’ll bring you back an autographed poster from ORACLE TEAM USA.

What else do you tell your manager? Discover more justifications.

Tuesday Aug 07, 2012

Talk Back to Us at Oracle OpenWorld

Give Oracle Your Feedback on Future Product Design Trends

While you’re at Oracle OpenWorld this fall, participate in a usability feedback session, where your expertise will help Oracle continue to develop unbeatable products and solutions.[Read More]

Friday Aug 03, 2012

Top 10 Reasons I've Registered for Oracle OpenWorld

The Top 10 Reasons I've Registered for Oracle OpenWorld[Read More]

Thursday Aug 02, 2012

There's Magic in the Air, There'll Be Music Everywhere

See who's going to be making magic music (and music magic) at the Oracle Music Festival.

Macy Gray. Joss Stone. The Bravery. The Hives. These musicians and many others -- as well as top DJs -- will be singing, playing, and spinning at the Oracle Music Festival. The festival takes place evenings at locations throughout San Francisco from September 30 through October 4.

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