Tuesday Apr 15, 2014

Get Specialized, Get Published, Get Customers!

We know you work hard to generate valuable and cutting-edge content for your customers, so let Oracle help you reach your target customer base and offer you greater exposure than ever before. With over 30,000 unique visitors using our site per month, what better way to promote your events and name than through Oracle.com/events? Best of all, this service is readily available to you as an OPN Specialized Partner. Connect with us @ WWAC-EVENTS-PUBLISHING-GRP_RO@ORACLE.COM or read more here.

Securing The Extended Enterprise: Mobile Security Partner Webcast Replay

Watch the Securing The Extended Enterprise: Mobile Security webcast replay to learn about product updates and your go-to-market opportunities with Oracle Mobile Security Suite, a Mobile Application Management (MAM) solution focused on simplifying and securing enterprise mobility. OMSS leverages technology from the acquisition of Bitzer Mobile, including mobile application containerization, secure access server and administrative console!

Tips from the Experts: Rapidly Deploying Applications with Oracle VM Templates

Join this Live Webcast on April 17, 10am PT, and learn about Oracle VM templates with a real world application deployment example! Oracle VM application-driven architecture is designed for rapid application deployment for both Oracle and non-Oracle workloads. Using Oracle VM Templates, entire application stacks can be pre-installed, pre-configured for rapid deployment. With Oracle VM Template for BeyondTrust's PowerBroker, customers can standardize the deployment of their security software, eliminate the installation and configuration costs, and reduce the ongoing maintenance and support costs, hence  helping organizations achieve faster time to market.

Oracle OpenWorld And Javaone 2014 – Important Actions

Remember that Oracle OpenWorld + JavaOne call for proposals closes Tuesday, April 15; Submit your proposals today!

Attend Our Live Webcast And Learn What’s New In Oracle UPK 12.1!

Join the UPK Product Management experts and learn about the latest release of Oracle User Productivity Kit (UPK) 12.1 – Standard & Professional Editions. This customer-driven release blends new expert features, usability, and performance enhancements to position UPK as the premier product in the industry. UPK 12.1 helps organizations author robust conceptual and transactional content, manage complex content aligning with application lifecycle, integrate with a growing number of enterprise applications, and serve the mobile workforce.

Attend our LIVE webcast and learn what’s new in Oracle UPK 12.1:
Two Timeslots To Choose From
8:00am pacific & 6:00pm pacific

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 – Evening Session
*Note: session has been moved an hour to accommodate additional regions

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Hong Kong
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Sydney
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Pacific

Register Now for April 16

Thursday, April 17, 2014 – Morning Session

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. PT
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. GMT

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Monday Apr 14, 2014

PartnerCast Evite April 16: Solving Data Growth Problem

Mark your calendars for Wednesday, April 16 at 10 AM PDT to watch a live OPN PartnerCast focused on solving the data growth problems for partners’ customers. Oracle experts will be joining to discuss hot topics on Oracle Database, Oracle Exadata, and Oracle Storage. Stream it live from the Oracle PartnerNetwork homepage. Audience members will have the opportunity to submit questions, participate in polls, and share comments during the live event via Twitter by using @oraclepartners or #OPN in your tweets. Register now!

Thursday Apr 10, 2014

Join the Webcast on April 24: Oracle Commerce Implementation Best Practices

The Oracle Commerce Product Team and OPN would like to invite you to join us for the OPN Enablement Webcast Series on Oracle Commerce Implementation Best Practices beginning April 24, 2014!

This four-part webcast series will feature four of the most popular best practices topics asked by our partners!


  • Integrating Oracle Commerce with WebCenter Sites
  • SEO Implementation Strategies
  • Responsive Design Considerations
  • Integration Best Practices

Oracle Database Performance and Tuning Essentials 2015 still in Beta for April!

Oracle Database Performance and Tuning Essentials 2015 is still available in beta! Take advantage now of beta cycle and pay less for the exam!

You’re invited to the Oracle Global CX Partner Enablement Summit!

On April 22 and 23, 2014 the Oracle Partner Network will be hosting an exclusive two-day summit for our top CX partners at the Oracle Conference Center in Redwood Shores, California. The CX Partner Enablement Summit is focused on helping our partners to grow their businesses by building and expanding their CX practices across the entire Oracle CX portfolio. The sessions will take you through each stage of the customer experience lifecycle, and present the opportunities for Oracle CX Products and Solutions ideally suited to support key customer CX strategies and objectives at every phase.

Top Exastack ISV Headlines - April 11

  • Calypso Achieves Oracle Exadata Optimized Status.
  • Calypso Demonstrates 5X Performance Improvement with Oracle Exadata Database Machine. Symphony EYC Supply Chain Management Achieves Oracle Exadata Optimized Status. Read more.
  • Symphony EYC’s retail supply chain optimization solution has benefited customers globally and now, by leveraging the superior performance of Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Symphony EYC will enhance the very high levels of business performance that today’s retailers need to operate in an omni-channel world. Read more.

Wednesday Apr 09, 2014

Oracle Fusion Applications - Specialization Updates

To align the Oracle Fusion Applications specializations to the Fusion Applications Release 7, several specializations have been updated. The new criteria sets are effective starting with April 1, 2014. Check and plan to meet the new criteria. Read more!

Do You Know the Rules of Enterprise Data Discovery?

Attend this April 17 webcast at 10 a.m. Pacific to learn the 5 rules of the road that guarantee success with enterprise data discovery!

After this session, you will know how:

  • Self-service data discovery can be governed to empower both the business and IT
  • You can make the most of the enterprise data you've already got, by blending it with the new and diverse data being generated every day
  • The business can get what it wants by leveraging existing IT investments without compromising the single version of the truth

Upcoming Oracle Java Virtual Developer Days, Register Now!

Virtual Developer Day: Java 2014 - May 6th (North America), May 14th (EMEA) and May 21st (APAC). Hear from experts in Java SE 8 , Java EE 7 and Java Embedded. Watch tutorials from the experts to improve your expertise in Java, and ask questions during live chats. This FREE virtual event will cover: - Java SE 8 New Features: Lambdas and more - The latest on the Java EE 7 - How Java makes it easy for you to control a wide range of embedded devices Want all the the advantages of attending a great Java conference without all the hassles of traveling? Join us for Oracle's free Virtual Developer Day on May 6th (North America), May 14th (EMEA) and May 21st (APAC). Learn about new features in Java SE 8, and the latest on Java EE and Java Embedded. Sessions are taught by Java experts from Oracle and the Java Community. We'll even have a virtual lounge where you can network. Join us!

Partner Webcast 24 April: Oracle SuperCluster Product Family -Technology Overview

When you’re under pressure to deliver more—more performance, more capacity, and more business value—you need systems that offer seamless integration. Join us for a technology overview of Oracle's general purpose Engineered Systems, together with an in depth view of Oracle VM for SPARC and Solaris Zones virtualization. Oracle SuperClusters, our Fastest and Most Scalable Engineered Systems, are ideal for a wide range of applications and workloads. For more information and registration detalils click here!

Monday Apr 07, 2014

Oracle Database 12c Essentials exam is now in production!

Do you want to be part of our Oracle Specialized Partners community? Fulfill your criteria requirements to be prepared for Database 12c specialization activation. Check out the details for Oracle Database 12c Essentials exam details