Best of OTN - Week of February 16th
By CassandraClark-OTN on Feb 21, 2014
January and February were abuzz with virtual events targeted at the Americas region. Now we are at it again with events coming with EMEA and APAC friendly timezones for the Systems and Database communities. Check it out below -
- 4th March - Oracle Technology Network's FREE Virtual Developer Day: Building and Deploying Oracle Database Apps Using Modern Techniques - Online Event for DBAs and Database Developers – EMEA friendly times - Register here.
- 18th March - Oracle Technology Network’s FREE Virtual Event for System Administrators – EMEA friendly times - Register here.
Architect Community -
Podcast: Taking Charge: Meeting SOA Governance Challenges - Part 4
The fourth and final segment in the OTN ArchBeat podcast series on SOA Governance is now available, featuring panelists Mark Dutra, Manuel Rosa, Andre Sampaio, and and Oracle ACE Luis Weir. Now you can listen to the entire series!
Using variable structures in Oracle Service Bus | Jan van Zoggel
Oracle ACE Jan van Zoggel shares a quick illustrated tutorial to help you define custom variables with the Oracle Service Bus IDE.
Building an Amazon Redshift Data Warehouse using ODI and Attunity Part 2 : Using ODI and OBIEE with Redshift as a Target/Source | Pete Carpenter
In part 1 of his series Pete Carpenter showed you how to set up "a data warehouse using Amazon Redshift and Attunity, for eventual use with OBIEE and ODI." In part 2 Pete shows you how to set up the connection to Redshift in ODI’s Topology Navigator.
Friday Funny from OTN Architect Community Manager Bob Rhubart:
Dave Barry: A journey into my colon -- and yours
Humorist Dave Barry's genuinely hilarious account of his encounter with an important medical procedure.
Database Community -
Oracle launches VM for Big Data developers: If you’re interested in Big Data, Hadoop and some SQL-on-Hadoop technologies, this is something you’ll want to download and start playing with as soon as possible. Read Oracle ACE Director Mark Rittman's blog for helpful hints and observations.
Great Hands On Lab here: Data manipulation using HIVE and PIG...Hive is a data warehousing system which exposes an SQL-like language called HiveQL. Pig is an analysis platform which provides a dataflow language called Pig Latin. This workshop covers the basics of each language.
Friday Funny from OTN Database Community manager, Laura Ramsey - Oracle Technology Expert Mike Dietrich flies with "Hello Kitty".
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