Thursday Jul 21, 2016

Discounted Registration Available: Advanced Financials Cloud Implementation Case Study

Register now to a hands-on case study course at a discounted rate to have the opportunity to walk through a simulated implementation configuration!

You will be able to work independently or together with other students to solve the challenges presented by the case study.

Register here

Friday Jul 08, 2016

Augment Now Available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace

Augment, a provider of augmented reality solutions and Silver level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced that its augmented reality digital sales aid, Augment for Oracle Sales Cloud is now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace offering added value to Oracle Sales Cloud customers.  Augment for Oracle Sales Cloud enables sales professionals to overlay 3D models of their products from the convenience of their smartphones or tablets.  Real- time access to rich 3D models can improve the visual impact of presentations. This can result in an accelerated sales cycle, increased in-store compliance, and improved customer engagement.

Read more.

Wednesday Jul 06, 2016

Oracle Financials Cloud Mock Implementation Boot Camp - Aug 15/19

This course is a hands-on case study course where students will walk through a simulated implementation configuration.

Students can work independently or together to solve the challenges presented by the case study. 

Register here.

Global Cloud Implementation Workshops for Partners

Learn how to implement Oracle IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS products today!

All sessions are offered online at no cost to eligible partners. A fully executed Demonstration Services Addendum to the OPN Agreement is required. 

Friday Jul 01, 2016

ClearStar Pre-Employment Background and Drug Screening Now Available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace

ClearStar, a leading provider of background check technology and services and Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced that its web-based pre-employment screening platform and client portal technologies are now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace offering added value to Oracle Talent Management Cloud customers.

ClearStar Pre-Employment Background and Drug Screening applications enable businesses to easily order and review background check data for effective human capital management. 

Read more.

Scout Exchange’s “Scout” Solution Now Available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace

Scout Exchange, a leading provider of HR solutions and Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced that its Scout solution is now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace offering added value to Oracle Taleo Business Edition Cloud Service, a component of Oracle Talent Management Cloud. Scout is a recruitment marketplace that can enable a more efficient hiring process.

Scout connects employers with specialized recruiters. The application can take the guesswork out of selecting which specialized recruiters are best suited to fill each role— which can help improve time-to-fill and the quality of applicants.

Read more.

Tuesday Jun 28, 2016

Oracle Cloud Platform & Middleware Partner Sales Plays on-demand Webcast

FY17 Oracle Cloud Platform (PaaS and IaaS) & Middleware sales plays bring new opportunities to you as a partner:

  • System Integrators: generate consulting revenue with hybrid PaaS, IaaS& Middleware
  • Outsourcing companies: offer private and hybrid cloud solutions
  • Independent Software Vendors: build solutions based on PaaS, IaaS & middleware
  • SaaS partners: Extend, integrate and secure SaaS solutions with PaaS
  • Hardware partners: Combine hardware with PaaS and IaaS to increase margins

Watch our on-demand Webcast and get all the details about FY17 Oracle Cloud Platform & Middleware Sales Plays. 

Thursday Jun 23, 2016

Oracle Cloud Wins Around the World

The cloud is indeed everywhere. Check out this special “Cloud Worldwide” edition of Profit magazine and flip through the collection of Oracle Cloud customer stories to get a sense of the depth and scale of Oracle’s cloud business.

Read more.

Wednesday Jun 15, 2016

Oracle Excellence Awards 2016 – Only 3 days left to Nominate!

Oracle Cloud ISV Partner of the Year & Oracle Exastack ISV Partner of the Year

Regional and global award winners receive a FREE Oracle OpenWorld 2016 pass.
Nomination period closes Friday, June 17, no exceptions.  Nominate your partners today!

Oracle Cloud ISV Partner of the Year Award
recognizes partners listed in Oracle Cloud Marketplace with solutions that run on Oracle Cloud.
Nomination criteria:
•    Oracle PartnerNetwork member at Gold level or higher and be a partner in good standing
•    Partner must have an application listing on Oracle Cloud Marketplace in the Platform or Infrastructure category

Nominate your Cloud ISV partners here: Cloud ISV Partner of the Year 2016

Oracle Exastack ISV Partner of the Year Award recognizes Oracle Exastack Optimized partners' commitment to delivering innovative solutions on Oracle engineered systems.

Nomination Criteria:
•    Oracle PartnerNetwork member at Gold level or higher and be a partner in good standing
•    Partner must have achieved an Oracle Exastack Optimized status
•    Partnership/relationship meets Oracle compliance requirements for the award

Nominate your Exastack ISV partners here:
Exastack ISV Partner of the Year 2016

For more information on award benefits, visit the Oracle Excellence Awards website.

Friday Jun 10, 2016

Accepting Nominations: OPN Cloud Program Solution Awards

The OPN Cloud Program Solution Partner of the Year awards are designed to showcase top performing global OPN Cloud program partners’ commitment to delivering innovative solutions and business achievements with a focus on Cloud technology.

If your partner is Cloud Select or above and an OPN Gold member or higher they may be eligible for the award. 

Submit your nomination.

Wednesday Jun 01, 2016

Oracle Launches New Cloud Offer for ISVs - Tuesday June 14, 2016

Don’t Miss the Launch! Announcing Oracle Cloud Platform Ready

Save the Date – June 14th


Good news! Your shift to the cloud just got a whole lot easier.

Watch on June 14th as Dan Miller, SVP of ISV, OEM and Java Sales, Oracle announces new offerings designed to enable ISVs and other OPN members with easy access to Oracle Cloud development and test environments, technical resources, and fast start go-to-market opportunities.

Mark your calendar and watch on oracle.com/partners for this exciting announcement!

Date and Times

•    Tuesday, June 14, 2016

02:00 – 2:30 PM GMT / 04:00 – 04:30 PM Paris

•    Tuesday, June 14, 2016

05:00 – 5:30 PM GMT / 10:00 – 10:30 AM San Francisco

•    Wednesday, June 15, 2016

06:00 – 6:30 AM GMT / 2:00 – 02:30 PM Singapore

Friday May 27, 2016

Qualify for OPN Cloud Program Early Bird Promotion with ARR Booked through May 31

Partners are able to qualify for the Cloud Select and Cloud Premier tiers through the Early Bird Promotion with Cloud ARR generated through May 31, 2016.

To ensure deals are properly credited and accommodate the fiscal year end reporting schedule, the Early Bird application period will remain open through July 31, 2016. Partners that qualify for these Cloud program tiers will be notified after Q4FY16 reporting is available this summer. 

Find out more.

Thursday May 26, 2016

Oracle EMEA CX Partner Community Newsletter - May 2016

Don't miss out on the May issue of the EMEA Customer Experience Partner Community Newsletter!

Read the latest news on Oracle CX products, learn about new available workshops and get inspired by success stories.  

Check it out here!

Tuesday May 10, 2016

Partner Webcast – Oracle BI cloud service: Insights at Your Fingertips

Join us as we showcase how cloud technology redefines the role of Partners and IT within the enterprise; with BICS strengthening the partnership with business.

  • Start with the Data—start your analysis instantly—upload your own files, then drag and drop to combine them with gold-standard corporate data.
  • See the Story—automatic visualizations show what’s in your data, and you can drag and drop from a rich charting library to create compelling dashboards and reports.
  • Dig Deeper—easily combine data from multiple sources, discover new insights, and take your analysis to the next level with advanced and predictive analytics
  • Go Mobile & Share—all your analytics are automatically available anytime, anywhere, on any device, so it’s quick and easy to share insights and drive collaboration.
  • Right Now, On Your Terms—fast, flexible analytics in the cloud empower you to get the greatest benefit from your data when it matters most—right now.

Date: Thursday, May 19th , 10 am CET (9am GMT/11am EET)
Duration: 1 hour

Read more & register here.

Thursday May 05, 2016

Oracle Buys Opower: Together, Oracle and Opower will Become the Largest Provider of Mission-Critical Cloud Services to the $2.3 Trillion Utilities Industry

On May 2, 2016, Oracle announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Opower, the leading provider of customer engagement and energy efficiency cloud services to utilities. The proposed transaction is expected to close in 2016. Until the transaction closes, Oracle and Opower will continue to operate independently. 

Opower’s solutions enable over 100 global utilities, such as PG&E, Exelon and National Grid to deliver a modern digital customer experience.

Opower’s big data platform stores and analyzes over 600 billion meter reads from 60 million utility end customers, enabling utilities to proactively meet regulatory requirements, decrease the cost to serve, and improve customer satisfaction.

Learn more.