Friday May 20, 2016

Now Available Announcement: Oracle Utilities Operational Device Management 2.1.1 User Productivity Kit

The Oracle Utilities Global Business Unit is pleased to announce the general availability of Oracle User Productivity Kit for Operational Device Management 2.1.1.

Click here  for information on Available Modules and Software download!

Tuesday Apr 12, 2016

Read the Latest Oracle Utilities Partner Enablement Events Newsletter


Oracle Utilities Global Business Unit is pleased to announce the availability of the next Partner Enablement events over the coming month. 

Read  all about them in the latest Oracle Utilities Partner Enablement Events Newsletter

New Boot Camp: Oracle Utilities Customer Care and Billing Cobol to Java Conversion Technical Infrastructure Setup

The Oracle Utilities Customer Care and Billing Cobol to Java Conversion Technical Infrastructure Setup Boot Camp provides basic knowledge on how to setup the technical infrastructure for a Cobol to Java Conversion project implementation.

To enroll in OPN Boot Camps, please search offerings currently available using Oracle’s Global Events Calendar.

Learn to

  • Build the technical infrastructure required for a COBOL to Java (C2J) conversion project implementation that utilizes the ANTLR-based translator and regression testing tools developed by Oracle Utilities Product Development, as an accelerator to CCB v2.5 technical upgrade; 
  • Install the C2J infrastructure software and hardware components, including people skill sets required to support C2J infrastructure; 
  • Deploy the jobs on Hudson via the buildserver; 
  • Troubleshoot errors.
Audience
  • System Administrators
  • Database Administrators
  • Technical Consultant (Infrastructure Support)
Related OPN Boot Camps Oracle provides access to the Enablement 2.0 Boot Camp Program exclusively to Oracle Partners. Fees may vary by boot camp and geographic region and partners should check the instance details for the boot camp(s) they are interested in attending.

For more information about this boot camp, please click here.


New Boot Camp: Oracle Utilities Customer Care and Billing Cobol to Java Conversion for Implementers

Join us for the Oracle Utilities Customer Care and Billing Cobol to Java Conversion for Implementers Boot Camp, the chance to get an in-depth look at how to use the Cobol to Java conversion toolset in the Oracle Utilities Customer Care and Billing (CCB) product.

To enroll in OPN Boot Camps, please search offerings currently available using Oracle’s Global Events Calendar.

What will we cover

This training will teach participants how to perform a COBOL to Java conversion, utilizing the ANTLR-based translator and regression testing tools developed by Oracle Utilities Product Development, as an accelerator to CCB v2.5 technical upgrade.

Audience

  • Application Developers
  • Developers
  • Technical Consultants

Oracle provides access to the Enablement 2.0 Boot Camp Program exclusively to Oracle Partners. Fees may vary by boot camp and geographic region and partners should check the instance details for the boot camp(s) they are interested in attending.

More information here.


Thursday Mar 31, 2016

Primavera Certification Exams to be Retired

Oracle Partner Network is announcing the retirement of the below exam.

Starting September 30th 2016

Oracle Primavera: Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Certified Implementation Specialist (1Z0-535)

Our recommendation for you:

New exam certifications are available and we advise our partners to pursue the alternatives for the products of their interest: Oracle Primavera

For more information, please also check the Oracle PartnerNetwork Agreements and Policies.  


Wednesday Mar 02, 2016

Last week to register as Early Bird: Oracle Utilities Partner Enablement Summit, April 4 – 15, 2016, Chicago, Illinois

Don't forget about our 35% Early Bird Registration discount ends on March 6th! Don’t miss out on this special discount!

More detalis on the event here.

New BootCamp: Oracle Utilities Work and Asset Management v2.x Implementers

Oracle Utilities Work and Asset Management (WAM) is a robust asset and work management product that enables organizations to improve overall asset management, streamline maintenance processes, improve supply chain performance, and increase safety and regulatory compliance. Oracle Utilities Work and Asset Management delivers unparalleled functionality with a powerful yet highly configurable architecture.

View Boot Camp Details


New BootCamp: Oracle Utilities Service Order Management 2.x Fundamentals

Service Order Management (SOM) is a next generation integration product. This product enables utilities to more rapidly realize return on their AMI investments as smart meter capabilities can now be integrated within their service order business processes.

View Boot Camp Details


Learn To

  • Articulate the value proposition for the product
  • Log in to and navigate the system
  • Describe the functions and features of Service Order Management
  • Support the early phases of an implementation project

Monday Feb 29, 2016

Join us for Oracle Utilities Partner Enablement Summit, April 4 – 15, 2016

Click here for details and registration

This Partner Enablement Summit will include training on the following solutions: Customer, Work and Asset, Metering, and Grid/Network Operations.

Special Event Pricing:

  • Early Bird: 35% discount ($292 per day) now through March 6, 2016
  • Pre-Registration: 15% discount ($382 per day) March 7 – March 20, 2016
  • Standard-Registration: Full Price ($450 per day) March 21 – 28, 2016

What you can expect at the Partner Enablement Summit:

  • 8 Advanced Implementers Boot Camps including two NEW classes
    •  Customer Care and Billing Cobol to Java        
    •  WAM Implementers
  • Network with Oracle Team Members
  • Special Event Pricing
  • Get Certified! Complimentary Test Vouchers provided for students attending select classes.

Friday Jan 29, 2016

Oracle Utilities Partner Enablement Summit: Course Details

The Oracle Utilities Global Business Unit will host its fourth Partner Enablement Summit the weeks of April 4 - 14, 2016 at the Oracle Chicago office in Chicago, Illinois.  Check out here the courses you can register for.


Tuesday Sep 08, 2015

4 Days Left to Register: Oracle Utilities Partner Enablement Summit

The third edition of the Oracle Utilities Partner Enablement Summit takes place September 28 - October 2, 2015 at the Oracle Conference Center, Santa Clara, California. There are only 4 days left to register so make sure you register now

Tuesday Aug 25, 2015

New Live Virtual Training Class: Oracle Utilities Application Framework 4.x Sales Overview, Friday, September 18, 2015, 11:00am ET

The Oracle Utilities Application Framework (OUAF) Configuration Tools boot camp outlines key features that allow OUAF-based products to be extended by populating metadata instead of applying programming. This technology enables the development of reusable objects, which can reduce implementation time, and extensions, which are automatically upgraded when future product releases are introduced. Ultimately, these tools offer increased flexibility to satisfy client needs without adjusting your implementation methodology. Register Now !

New Live Virtual Training Class: Oracle Utilities Service Order Management Live Virtual Overview, Friday, August 28, 2015 at 11:00am ET

The goal of the Service Order Management Functional Overview is to educate and enable students to understand the vision behind SOM, the features and functions, the value of the product to the global utility, and will see a demo of the product. This virtual training will provide a foundation for those students wishing to take the more involved hands on Service Order Management training class being offered at the Fall Utilities Enablement Summit September 28-September 30.Attendance is free of charge: Register Now!


Join us for the Oracle Utilities Partner Enablement Summit, September 28th - October 2nd, 2015, Santa Clara, California!

Please join us for our Oracle Utilities Partner Enablement Summit, September 28 - October 2, 2015 at the Oracle Conference Center, Santa Clara, California.

This is our third Summit and is part of our ongoing effort to provide partners with an opportunity to enrich field capabilities, sales and delivery through lectures, hands-on exercises and demonstrations of Oracle Utilities business solutions.

This Partner Enablement Summit will include training on the following solutions: Advanced Analytics, Customer, Work and Asset Management, Metering, and Grid/Network Operations.

Currently, Utilities implementer certifications can be obtained on 4 select Utilities solutions: Customer Care & Billing, Meter Data Management, Smart Grid Gateway and Mobile Workforce Management. While we will not be offering a Test Fest at this summit, we encourage partners who are interested in obtaining implementer certifications to contact the OPN team for additional details on the certification exams.

Register Now! Early Bird ends on August 30th!

Thursday Jun 18, 2015

Available Now! News from Oracle Communications

Doug Suriano, Vice President of Products, Oracle Communications, has been named the new General Manager and Senior Vice President for Oracle Communications. Doug has more than 25 years of experience leading product development and IT organizations in the Telecommunications and Enterprise Software markets. He joined Oracle as part of the Tekelec acquisition, leading product development for the Tekelec team in 2013.

Read the latest edition of the Oracle Communications Partner Newsletter for more information on new developments in both the industry, as well as important partner initiatives for Oracle Communications in the coming months!