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Wednesday Feb 04, 2015
By Jim Vonick-Oracle on Feb 04, 2015
As enterprises continue to migrate and adopt Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2, we continue to see strong demand for training. Courses are available in both traditional classroom and our popular online Live Virtual Class formats.
Here are some key training opportunities you may want to consider.
One of the most significant new features of Oracle E-Business Suite Rel 12.2 is 'Online Patching'. This allows you to apply patches while the system is still running, which reduces the patching and maintenance downtime.
Such a significant transition does, however, require an understanding of the new patching model, the terminology, and the tools that underpin the online patching operation. The following course will help you meet this objective.
System administrators need to understand the concepts and functions critical to their job role as it pertains to your applications. The following course covers implementing and managing the Oracle E-Business Suite.
Oracle Workflow Manager allows system administrators to define and manage business processes. You can route relevant information to decision makers, automate processes, deliver electronic notifications to users in a given workflow, and monitor your processes as they are implemented. The following course will teach you how to design, administer, and manage workflow processes.
Training for the Oracle E-Business Suite Financial Management is designed to help implementers and end users set up, use, and manage their financial applications. The following course provides a deep dive into implementation considerations for setting up and using Oracle Subledger Accounting. You'll walk away with the knowledge to create and translate journal entries to the General Ledger.
The next course is for those who need to know how to set up and use Oracle Receivables to manage receivables processing.
If you're looking to learn how to perform the steps to setup Oracle Inventory in support of Oracle Order Management, including how to create subinventories, units of measure and items, then you should take the following course.
Effective inventory management is critical to any successful manufacturing operation. The following course will show you how to setup, define, and perform inventory transactions, while reflecting the logical flow of the processes involved in inventory management.
Learn more about all of the available training for the Oracle E-Business Suite.
Friday Nov 07, 2014
By Jim Vonick-Oracle on Nov 07, 2014
At Oracle University, we work hard to ensure that our training and certification portfolio is current and relevant to your needs.
Here's a summary of what we anticipate will be popular new courses. Courses can be taken either in the classroom or online, depending on what works best with your schedule.
Top New Courses for November
- Oracle Database 12c: New Features for Administrators Self-Study Course
- Oracle Database 12c: Install and Upgrade Self-Study Course
- Oracle Database 12c: Administration Workshop Self-Study Course
- Oracle Golden Gate 12c: Troubleshooting and Tuning
- Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g: Develop ADF Mobile Applications
- Oracle Middleware 12c: Build Rich Client Applications with ADF
- Oracle BigMachines Yellow Belt for the Business User
- R12.2 Oracle Inventory Management Fundamentals
- R12.2 Oracle Subledger Accounting Fundamentals
- PeopleSoft Integration Tools I Rel 8.53
Explore all of Oracle's training and certification offerings at education.oracle.com.
Friday Dec 13, 2013
By Breanne Cooley on Dec 13, 2013
Did you know that Oracle Application Express is a standard component of the Oracle Database and is installed by default when you install Oracle Database 12c? Once the database is installed, you can then configure the Web Listener and provide an Application Express Environment within minutes.
What is Oracle Application Express?
Oracle Application Express is a "no-cost" option of the Oracle Database, which means you can have any number of developers creating any number of applications with any number of end-users - all without paying any additional licensing costs. Furthermore, your Oracle Database maintenance agreement also covers support for Application Express with the dedicated Oracle Support engineers.
Oracle Application Express Offers Very Low Barriers to Entry
With Oracle Application Express, you can build web and mobile applications quickly and easily. Start with Oracle Database XE, or even our free hosted development service and Application Express to develop applications with zero initial financial investment.
When ready to go to production, you can then pay a monthly subscription using a hosted solution. These hosted solutions include Oracle Database Cloud Service, or you can buy an Oracle Database license. There is no additional licensing cost associated with Application Express.
Citizen developers have proven very capable of building their own "targeted" applications using Application Express. This allows you to develop your own solutions, rather than having to rely on your IT department. Avoid associated delays and costs of such development efforts.
The flexibility of Application Express caters to a vast range of applications, from the very simplest conversion of a spreadsheet, to a highly integrated solution, such as the Oracle Store. Therefore, even those humble, "targeted" applications developed with limited scope can readily be enhanced. These applications can then meet stringent business requirements once they are transformed into company-wide applications that are available to thousands.
Experience the Benefits of Using Oracle Application Express
Oracle Application Express allows you to define and enhance database-centric applications using only a web browser, as no client-side software is required for developing or running applications. For the majority of applications, developers can simply use the built-in wizards and features, including Dynamic Actions to define rich, interactive web applications.
Enroll in New Oracle Application Express Workshop I & II Courses
Check out our new Oracle Application Express Workshop courses below and see how Oracle University's extensive curriculum and hands-on tutorials prepare you to build any number of applications. These courses are designed and developed in very close cooperation with the Application Express Development Team to ensure the best quality training material.
The above-mentioned workshops enable you to take full advantage of the extensive functionality available within Application Express. Through interacting with expert Oracle University instructors and participating in hands-on exercises, you'll learn how to readily convert any database-centric business requirements into fully featured applications that your users will love.
After completing these courses, you will be able to build higher quality applications even faster. Not only will you meet your business requirements; you'll also exceed your users' expectations.
So, what are you waiting for? Explore Oracle Application Express training courses today.
-Diana Gray, Principal Curriculum Product Manager, Oracle University
Wednesday Jan 16, 2013
By Breanne Cooley on Jan 16, 2013
New Year, New Skills
The start of a new year is the perfect time to take a step back and think about where you want to go in the next 365 days, both personally and professionally. Here at Oracle University, we can’t really help you with the personal resolutions; however, if you’re thinking about a career change or want to position yourself for success within your company, then we can definitely lend a hand.
Having the right skills on your resume at the right time can be critical to your success. Below, check out the hottest IT skills that will help you gain an edge in the marketplace in 2013.
Get Your Head in the Cloud
It should come as no surprise that “Cloud” is one of the hottest buzz words in the tech world right now. And with that popularity comes an increased demand for the skills that will help organizations make the move to the cloud.Investing in cloud training in 2013 will expand your skill set to include cloud deployment and implementation, making you a more marketable candidate for potential jobs. Beyond the cloud, you should be thinking Big Data/Analytics and Java/Mobile Application Development.But remember, just getting the technical skills alone isn’t all you need to widen your career prospects and potentially increase your salary. Rich Milgram, CEO of career network Beyond, put it this way:
“Learning a technology is the easy part. Having the mindset to apply it, having the mindset and logic process it, being thorough and detail-oriented while doing so, these are the critical skills.”
The Industry’s Top Skills and Top Jobs Compiled
Around this time of year, many industry publications and career sites run surveys that indicate which jobs or skills are hot. These lists are a great place to start when considering which skills you want to develop and put into practice in 2013.
Build Your 2013 Training Plan
Kicking off 2013 by developing a new technical skill is a great way to set the tone for the year. Start building your training plan for 2013 through Oracle University by exploring Oracle Cloud Training, Java Application Development Training and Business Intelligence Training to give yourself the edge you need in a competitive marketplace.
Which IT skills would you like to improve upon in 2013? We would love to hear from you. Let us know in the comments section.
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