Friday Apr 25, 2014

Best of OTN - Week of April 20th

Happy Friday!  Some quick news items before we get into our Best of this week....

Nominations Due June 20 for Oracle Sustainability Innovation Awards
Are you working with a customer that uses any Oracle product to reduce their environmental footprint while improving their operational efficiency? Are they reducing their energy usage? Reducing gas usage? Going paperless? Your customer and their partner may be a likely nominee for Oracle’s Eco-Enterprise Innovation Award, part of the Oracle Excellence awards. Get more details and submit a nomination form here by June 20. These awards will be presented during Oracle OpenWorld by Jeff Henley, Oracle Chairman of the Board, in a special conference session. Winning customers will receive a free Oracle OpenWorld registration pass.

Architect Community

Using Oracle WebLogic 12c with NetBeans IDE | Markus Eisele
Oracle ACE Director Markus Eisele walks you through installing and configuring all the necessary components, and helps you get started on a simple Hello World project.

Building a Responsive WebCenter Portal Application | JayJay Zheng
Oracle ACE JayJay Zheng's article addresses the essentials of responsive web design, shows you how to design and develop a responsive WebCenter Portal application, and reviews key development considerations.

Video Interview: eCommerce in the Cloud author Kelly Goetsch
Cloud computing is ideal for meeting the unique challenges of ecommerce. Learn why in this interview with author and ecommerce expert Kelly Goetsch.

Friday Fun from OTN architect community manager Bob Rhubart:
"I have tried to know absolutely nothing about a great many things, and I have succeeded fairly well." — Robert Benchley