Tuesday Sep 06, 2011

Favorite Bloggers of OTN Latin America

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By now you've probably heard of OTN Latinoamerica, the Spanish- and Portuguese-language version of the Oracle Technology Network. It provides resources similar to those on the English-language version, but in the local languages. And it focuses on the needs of Latin America's OTN members.

They just had an update worthy of noting: their list of favorite bloggers. It categorizes Spanish- and Portuguese-language bloggers by application and region. If you live or work in Latin America, or just want to read something in your native language. Check it out.

And, if you're interested in Oracle Solaris, be sure to check out Apuntes de Solaris, Diego Aguirre's blog. Diego brought this list of bloggers to my attention.

- Rick

Thursday Aug 25, 2011

Next OTN Sysadmin Day is in Sacramento

... Sacramento on September 8. See OTN Garage Blog.

- Rick

Thursday Jun 02, 2011

Hardware Compatibility List Now on OTN

The Hardware Compability List (HCL) that was once on BigAdmin has been recreated on the Oracle Technology Network. For details, see the OTN Garage Blog.

- Rick System Admin and Developer Community of OTN

Monday Nov 15, 2010

Solaris 11 Express Available for Download


Solaris 11 Express is now available for download. Free for development, evaluation, and testing purposes. Look for resources on the System Admin and Developer Community of OTN over the coming days, or see this summary of sysadmin resources on the OTN Garage Blog.

Tuesday Oct 19, 2010

A Peak Experience - The Oracle Solaris Summit at LISA


The peak experience of the year for Solaris sysadmins will happen all day Tuesday, Nov 9, at the Solaris" Summit of the LISA Conference in ballrooms A4 and A5 of the San Jose Convention Center

We have gathered the engineers who designed and built the capabilities in Oracle Solaris 11 Express that are most significant to sysadmins, and they are going to spend the entire day walking you through them. See the OTN Garage Blog for details.

- Rick

Thursday Aug 05, 2010

Updates to System Admin and Developer Community

A summary of the latest updates to the System Admin and Developer Community of OTN, plus posts to the OTN Garage on Facebook.

- Rick

Monday Jul 26, 2010

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