Monday Jul 25, 2016

Watch Latest CommunityCast - Look back on KSCOPE 2016

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Wednesday Jul 06, 2016

Don’t Miss Hands-On Learning with Oracle Product Experts, Oracle ACE’s, and Java Champions!

The Oracle Technology Network team invites you to attend our latest OTN Summit series. Gain first hand access to highly technical demonstrations, presentations, and hands-on labs. View the full agenda and abstracts.

The Summit opens with Oracle Cloud Insights – A Conversation with Inderjeet Singh, Executive Vice President, Fusion Middleware Development. Then, in just over three hours, you can explore 12 different sessions among four tracks.

  • Database track: Three sessions focused on understanding the scope of your cloud implementation across basic Database operations, Business Analytics and Big Data management so you can evaluate your current database architecture in the context of Oracle Cloud services.
  • Java track: Learn best practices and platforms for improved development and deployment of Java applications, how to optimize your DevOps practices with practical and proven tactics, and create JavaScript applications leveraging Java EE as the backend.
  • Middleware track: This track will focus on Integration in the Cloud, with three sessions presenting three different angles on Oracle’s Integration Cloud Service (OICS) and learn about integration options, examine best practices and integration patterns, and watch a demo involving OICS, Peoplesoft, and Oracle's LinkedIn Adapter.
  • Systems track: For our attendees in this track will introduce the Oracle Public Cloud Machine, examine SQL in Silicon and Security in Silicon features, and a technical overview and best practices of the Oracle Exadata Cloud Service.

View the full agenda and abstracts.

Wednesday Jun 22, 2016

OTN Community Managers Speak Out About OTN Summit

Wondering why you should register for the OTN Summit?  Listen to Bob Rhubart, OTN Architect Community Manager and Javed Mohammed, OTN System Community Manager explain what their tracks will cover and why you should attend one of the OTN Summits coming up in July.

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Register Today!

July 12
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (PST)

July 13
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (BST)

July 14
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (IST)

Thursday Jun 16, 2016

OTN Summit - July 12th, 13th and 14th!

The Oracle Technology Network team invites you to attend the OTN Summit on July 12, 13 and 14, 2016 to explore the latest demos and insights from Oracle and community experts.

Inderjeet Singh, Executive Vice President, Fusion Middleware Development, will kick off the OTN Summit to discuss the Oracle Cloud based on questions from the Oracle Community.

This free, online event also includes:

· 3 presentations per track for each of the Database, Java, Middleware and Systems categories

· Over 12 hours of content in one 3.5 hour event

· Access to 15 community and Oracle product experts who will be online to answer your questions

Don’t miss out on the latest trends, sign up today for the live event!

July 12
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (PST)

July 13
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (BST)

July 14
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (IST)

You can view the full agenda and abstracts here.

Tuesday May 10, 2016

Join Oracle for a Hackathon on 5/18 - New York, NY

Developing and Deploying Java SE, Node.JS Managed Microservices in the Cloud

Join us Wed 5/18 for a fun, hands-on, informative Hackathon day.  Learn lightweight microservices development using Java 8, Javascript development and cloud devops tools developing with the latest Java 8 features, JAX-RS via Jersey/Grizzly, Node.js, a new front end Javascript toolkit called JET and get first hand experience with Developer Cloud Service and Application Container Cloud Service (Java SE and Node.js) from Oracle. 

A foundation reference implementation and source code will be provided of a back end Java SE microservice that authenticates to Twitter via OAuth using only Jersey/Grizzly without a servlet container or Java EE container and exposing a real time tweet stream to a front end Node.js instance running the JET Javascript toolkit and building something new and exciting from that foundation.

Seats are very limited so register early!

Friday May 06, 2016

OTN Virtual Technology Summit Replay Libraries are Live!

Happy Friday!  Did you miss our latest Virtual Technology Summit or want to explore a track you didn't before?  If so, visit a Replay Library Group today!  Tip - join the group and you'll be notified of updates automatically. 

Friday Apr 01, 2016

Welcome New Oracle ACE Program Participants!

Congratulations to our newest Oracle ACEs!  The Oracle ACE Program recognizes individuals for their outstanding contribution to the Oracle community. With over 500 participants in more than 60 countries around the globe, the ACE program features three tiers: Associate, ACE and ACE Director, to support community advocates at all stages of their career. Read more about the program here.

Oracle ACEs initiated in March:

Oracle ACE Directors:

Gokhan Atil

John Booth

Ludovico Caldara

Celvin Kattookaran

Carlos Sierra

Oracle ACEs:

Jérôme Françoisse

Anju Garg

Laurent Leturgez

Emrah Mete

Anuj Mohan

Robert van Molken

Oracle ACE Associates:

Elise Valin-Raki

Thursday Mar 31, 2016

Last Chance! 27 Technical Sessions Delivered by Oracle and Community Experts

Register today for the last Virtual Technology Network event this spring - April 5, 2016 - 9:30 - 13:30 BST / 10:30 - 14:30 CEST.

Get insights, hands-on and expert views on a wild mix of expert topics across Database, Java Development, Middleware and Systems.
We are looking forward to meet you at the Oracle Technology Network Virtual Technology Summit next Tuesday morning (BST) for a dense mix of technology sessions. View the full agenda and all session abstracts here.

Register today!

Tuesday Mar 22, 2016

Team OTN at CloudWorld DC, CloudWorld Developer Mumbai and Collaborate!

Team OTN wanted to make sure you stop by to say hi at the next few events we'll be attending.  Look for us to help you get set up with an Oracle Could Trial Account,  watch our community managers conduct interviews with community experts, learn more about and get the latest OTN T-shirt.   Register for one or all of the events listed below today!

CloudWorld OTN Developer Lab, DC - March 24th-
    •    Provision a new database in the cloud with Oracle Database Cloud Service (DBCS)
    •    Gain experience in building new applications for the Oracle Cloud Set up connectivity between the Compute tier and DBCS
    •    Learn about the REST APIs available to access the Oracle Cloud

CloudWorld Developer, Mumbai -April 8th

Join us to learn how you can leverage Oracle Cloud Platform technologies for the complete development lifecycle! Explore Oracle PaaS that enables you to deliver better quality code with the agility you need to meet today's IT challenges.

Collaborate 2016, Las Vegas - April 10th to 14th

This conference empowers users of Oracle business applications and database software to gain greater value from their Oracle investments through real-world education and networking. Don't miss IOUG Pre-Conference Workshop: Cloud Attack that is being facilitated by some of our Oracle ACE's

Wednesday Mar 16, 2016

OTN Developer Lab - CloudWorld DC - Register Today!

OTN will be offering a Developer Lab at CloudWorld DC.

Topics to be covered in the Developer Lab sessions:
  • Provision a new database in the cloud with Oracle Database Cloud Service (DBCS)
  • Gain experience in building new applications for the Oracle Cloud Set up connectivity between the Compute tier and DBCS
  • Learn about the REST APIs available to access the Oracle Cloud
In order to take part in the Develop Lab please note the following requirements. Each participant must bring their own laptop with the following:
  • Intel Core i5 Laptop with 8GB Memory, 55GB Free Hard Disk Space
  • Windows 7 64-Bit
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer, Apple Safari or Mozilla Browser
There is no fee to participate in this Lab, but space is limited. Register today.