Time is running out! If you want to see Maroon 5 and The Black Keys, as well as pay a reduced rate for our 2013 Oracle PartnerNetwork Exchange @ OpenWorld program, visit the registration page and register now to save!
This summer, Oracle announced the launch of Oracle
Exalytics X3-4 – the industry’s first engineered system for
in-memory business analytics that delivers extreme performance for Business
Intelligence and Enterprise Performance Management applications.
Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine is an Oracle engineered
system that yields superfast, interactive visual analysis for any line of
business. By combining best of breed software and hardware, it is an
integrated system that is quick to deploy – and with over 80 pre-packaged
applications, organizations can get up and running quickly and efficiently,
while maintaining a lower total cost of ownership.
Oracle Exalytics provides the fastest middle-tier platform
solution for Oracle’s Business Intelligence Foundation Suite, which can be
deployed with any backend data warehouse, although it is also the ideal
complement to Oracle Exadata. With Oracle Exalytics, you can:
Analyze Data Faster:Gain business insight in real
time, enabling faster and better business decisions
Analyze All of your Data:A single BI platform accessible
from computers and mobile devices enabling discovery of data residing in Oracle
and other relational sources, OLAP cubes (Oracle OLAP Option and Essbase)
Speed the Return on Your
lengthy configuration and integration and speed time to value with an
engineered system – all at a lower total cost of ownership
Watch this video to find out how customers are
benefiting from Oracle Exalytics X3-4.
Don’t forget to participate in our local boot camps to get
trained on how to sell, implement, and support Exalytics. You can also visit
Exalytics Knowledge Zone to take assessment tests and get
Here you can listen to the one hour Oracle Exalytics X3-4training
partner webcast which covers:
1. How to present Oracle Exalytics upgrade
options to your customers
2. How to create Oracle Exalytics
opportunities in your BI/EPM Install base
3. Help your customers become more competitive
with BI and EPM
Finally, we are pleased to announce that OPN will be rolling
out Oracle Exalytics X3Specialization shortly, so please check the Oracle
Exalytics Knowledge Zone mentioned earlier for more details.
Did someone say Social Media Rally Station™? Just when you thought
Oracle OpenWorld #OOW13 couldn’t get any better; #OPN wanted to let you know that the Channel Maven Consulting
team is back to bring you the Social Media Rally Station™. This time
they’re at #OOW13 for three full days!
If you missed the Social Media Rally Station™ last year,
be sure to get your slot reserved this time around. For those that took
part in this great opportunity, there’s even more to learn this year! With
custom 1:1 sessions with Channel Maven Consulting marketing experts, you can
learn about video creation, Vine, Pinterest and taking your current social platforms
like LinkedIn and Twitter to the next level.
This interactive station full of experts is the
opportunity you've been looking for to optimize your online presence. You’ll
start by receiving an overall evaluation of where you stand online, get
customized, face-to-face, expert advice on how to better engage with your
customers, and find new prospects online!
Here’s how it works:
will check in with a Rally Coordinator who
will assess your needs and move you to the appropriate station.
will take part in a Professional Photo Station where you’ll get a head shot to use on social profiles,
your own website, or for articles and posts about your company.
the 1:1 Station Consultants will walk
you through how you’re using social media today and next steps including,
Google Alerts, Google Analytics, Search Engine Optimization, LinkedIn, Twitter,
and Facebook. For those who are more advanced or took part last year we’ll talk
about YouTube, Pinterest, Vine, vimeo and Google+. Finally, this is a custom
engagement so you can decide how you want to focus the time.
Go from Social Media glum to guru in under 25 minutes! Oh
and a few other things to remember…
Social Media Rally Stations will be taking place on: Monday, 9/23 from 9:45
a.m.-6 p.m. PT , Tuesday, 9/24 from 9:45 a.m. – 6 p.m. PT
and Wednesday, from 9:45 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. PT at the OPN Lounge in the
Exhibitor Hall in Moscone South.
Please wear professional attire from the waist up for your head-shot
Bring any login info for your social platforms
Come prepared with questions for our 1:1 Consultants!
If you have any questions before the hitting the ground
running at the Social Media Station™ sponsored by Oracle and provided by
Channel Maven Consulting, or if you’d like to schedule some time while you’re
at Oracle OpenWorld, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Finally, don’t forget to RT this post on Twitter and ‘like’ us on Facebook to spread the word! You can also ‘like’ the Channel
Maven Consulting team on Facebook or Tweet
them and let them know you’re coming! #Thanks!
In case you
missed the big announcement, Maroon 5 and The Black Keys will be performing at the Customer Appreciation event, and
we can guarantee this is a show you will not want to miss!
Be sure to
review the many partner sessions in the Content Catalog, and check out the OPN Exchange Partner Toolkit for promotional event banners, buttons
always, leave us your comments and questions below, and we can’t wait to see
As you may have heard by now, Oracle recently launched its
Oracle Database 12c. This exciting new release offers the latest innovation
from Oracle Database Server Technologies with a new Multitenant Option, which
can help accelerate database consolidation and Cloud projects.
Additionally, there are some new enhancements and new
functionalities also included in this release that can further secure the
enterprise data, provide better capabilities for analyzing unstructured data,
and a mechanism to help optimize storage.
This dynamic new product release simplifies IT in the
Incorporates new and enhanced features that offer high
availability, security, manageability, storage optimization
Accelerates business results, manages business risk and
lowers IT costs for customers
For partners, there are plenty upgrade, up-sell and
cross-sell opportunities. So if you missed the last Oracle Database 12c partner
training webcast, you can watch it below. Learn what makes up Oracle Database
12c and where the opportunities are.
Get up to speed on the latest
Database 12c enhancements so you can sell, implement and support this latest
release with this Partner
FAQ. You can also take technical
training and certifications,and new
Guided Learning Paths and Specializations for other pre-sales and sales roles
from Oracle University.Finally, be
sure to participate in your local boot camp to further enhance your skill set,
and don’t forget to visit our Oracle Database
12c Knowledge Zone and take the assessment and get certified.
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