Tuesday Nov 17, 2015

Webcast Replays: SuperCluster M7 & T7/M7

Catch replays of two OPN webcasts that provided an overview of SuperCluster M7 and T7/M7. In these sessions, we discussed product overviews with emphasis on sales positioning & opportunities, as well as OPN resources to help with your selling efforts.

Tuesday Sep 22, 2015

New MySQL marketing kits now available!

  • How can MySQL help your partners drive their digital transformation initiatives + win in the digital economy? Download this new marketing kit and find out why digital transformation is at the center of the CIO’s agenda, and how MySQL can help IT executives achieve their goals.

  • DBaaS is a great way to accelerate your digital transformation projects and drive innovation. But what’s the best way to implement it? MySQL together with OpenStack. With its top-flight security and availability, it’s the ideal way to keep your partner’s company agile while reducing risks and costs. Sound interesting? Learn more!

Monday Sep 14, 2015

NEW MARKETING KIT: Deliver Database-as-a-Service with MySQL & OpenStack

Database as a Service powered by OpenStack and MySQL Enterprise Edition can help executives improve organizational agility and scalability while lowering risks and costs. IT departments can ensure database deployments are secure and managed according to best practices, which is very important considering how MySQL typically spreads into organizations, i.e. akin to shadow IT. Moreover, relying on Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux offers them the opportunity to benefit from end to end support from Oracle for their entire infrastructure. Download this new marketing kit  to learn how MySQL together with OpenStack can help accelerate digital transformation projects and drive innovation. 

Thursday Sep 03, 2015

MySQL Partner Jump-start Webcast Series

Please join us for the monthly MySQL Partner Jump-start Webcast Series that will keep you up to date with the latest MySQL strategy, product offerings and go-to-market programs specifically for partners.

Digital Transformation with MySQL Enterprise Edition - 16th Sept, 2015

DBaaS with OpenStack & MySQL - 21st Oct, 2015

MySQL Enterprise Security Features - 18th Nov, 2015

Thursday Jul 02, 2015

MySQL Partner Jumpstart Webinar: MySQL Enterprise Edition

Learn why MySQL is the #1 most popular Open source relational database and how to leverage MySQL Enterprise Edition to maximize performance with reduced cost, lower than any other competitor.

This video includes the latest features included in MySQL Enterprise Edition, partner opportunities, management tools and technical support and certifications.

Thursday Jun 25, 2015

New Marketing Kit: Save up to 90% with MySQL on Windows

Oracle’s new marketing kit helps position MySQL as a compelling alternative to MS SQL Server and other Microsoft database solutions for Web-based, departmental & custom enterprise applications as well as embedded applications. MySQL also integrates into the Oracle environment, making it very easy for Oracle database customers to manage MySQL using their existing and familiar tools. Review our marketing kit and find out how you can achieve dramatic cost savings.

Wednesday Jun 10, 2015

Partner Webcast – Oracle Database 12c: Application Express 5.0 for Cloud development

Application Express enables you to design, develop and deploy beautiful, responsive, database-driven applications using only your web browser. Join us as we re-introduce you to a brand new APEX 5.0 on the industry's #1 Oracle database 12c and find out how you can leverage this database tool equally well on the cloud, on you server, and your laptop.


  • Oracle Application Express Introduction
  • Product Components of Application Express
  • Application Express 5.0 New Features Overview
    • Mobile Applications 
    • Security Features 
  • Application Express Usage 
  • Leveraging Oracle Database 12c features
  • Summary – Q&A

Read more here.

Criteria Updates for RAC 12c!

Review the latest updates for the RAC 12c competency criteria. It is now it's easier to become specialized in RAC 12c with the decrease in number for Implementation Specialists needed. Learn more!

Wednesday Jun 03, 2015

Jump-start Your Knowledge On the Latest MySQL Enterprise Edition Features and Enhancements!

Are you aware of all the latest features included in MySQL Enterprise Edition? Jump start to our live MySQL webinar – scheduled for Tuesday, June 9th @2PM EST and get familiar with the latest MySQL innovation!

Monday May 18, 2015

Get Familiar with the Fourth Release of EM 12c!

Manager 12c has now reached its fourth release with features + updates that help you upgrade your business and be more competitive in the market. Get familiar with Enterprise Manager 12c specialization roles and learn more about these features for the fourth release.

Tuesday Apr 28, 2015

Review RAC 12c Specialization Credentials

The RAC 11g Specialization version is six months away from becoming non-qualifying, so it's a good time for you to start reviewing the latest specialization criteria and prepare for the update. Online assessments of sales + presales material as well as the implementation exam are available today!

Friday Apr 10, 2015

Whitepaper:Oracle VM Templates Economic Impact Assessment

A brand new whitepaper that talks about deploying Oracle RAC using Oracle VM Templates—An Economic Impact Assessment.  

Wednesday Mar 04, 2015

Now Available: New Chinese Translations for OPN Certifications

Exams 1Z0-497 Oracle Database 12c Essentials and Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 2014 Implementation Essentials can be now taken in Simplified Chinese or English upon preference at Pearson VUE testing centers. Check the above exam pages for more preparation details!

Tuesday Feb 24, 2015

Live Virtual Training: Fast Track to DB 12C Specialization for Sales

These FREE live virtual training sessions are designed to provide attendees with a solid overview of the subject matter. Information will also be provided about additional training opportunities, Guided Learning Paths and online assessments.

This session will provide information on how to access and leverage the following Guided Learning Path: Oracle Database 12c Sales Specialist

What will we cover:

This hour-long session will provide attendees with an overview of the content in the Oracle Database 12c Guided Learning Path, including positioning, release strategy as well as functions and features. You will leave with a high-level overview and understanding of how to position, present, and sell Oracle Database 12c.

Lern more here!

Tuesday Feb 17, 2015

Free Vouchers to upgrade to Oracle Database 12c

Oracle Database 11g is scheduled to become non-qualifying beginning May 1. Are your partners planning to upgrade to the new version? OPN supports partners with a limited number of vouchers to successfully pass the Oracle Database 12c Certified Implementation Specialist OPN exam (IZ0-497). If you are interested, you can submit an Oracle Database Certification Upgrade voucher request form.