Thursday Apr 28, 2016

Oracle OpenWorld & JavaOne: Last Chance for Super Saver Rates!

Take advantage of the Super Saver rate before it expires this Sunday, May 1 to save up to $800 USD off the on-site registration price. Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne will take place in San Francisco, CA on September 18-22, 2016. Early Bird pricing will be available from May 2 – July 17.


Register for OpenWorld

Register for JavaOne


Thursday Dec 10, 2015

Missed the last live PartnerCast focused on Oracle OpenWorld News and Highlights?

On November 19, Joel Borellis hosted Rod Johnson, Renato Ribeiro and Kimberly Lasseter to discuss the latest news and announcements stemming from Oracle OpenWorld. Watch the replay!

Tuesday Nov 17, 2015

OPN In Focus Session Replays Delivered Right to Your Inbox!

Didn’t attend everything you wanted to last week at Oracle OpenWorld? Head to the Oracle Resource Center for a complete list of OPN In Focus Sessions. You and your partners can select which sessions you’d like to listen to, and they’ll be emailed directly to you!

Thursday Nov 12, 2015

Upcoming LIVE OPN PartnerCast: Oracle OpenWorld News + Highlights – November 19

Tune in next Thursday, November 19 at 10am PT to hear the latest news and announcements stemming from Oracle OpenWorld! Joel Borellis is hosting and will be joined by Rod Johnson, Renato Ribeiro and Kimberly Lasseter of Oracle. Viewers will have a chance to win an official Oracle OpenWorld conference bag containing popular goodies! Watch the show live from the OPN homepage and follow the conversation via Twitter using @oraclepartners and #OPN.

Friday Oct 30, 2015

Missed Oracle OpenWorld 2015?

Didn’t attend Oracle OpenWorld but want the full scoop? Check out the OPN Strategy Blog, Oracle OpenWorld Blog and Oracle Social Spotlight for great recaps of the general sessions, keynotes, OPN Lounge happenings, receptions and main stage conversations

Join us for two separate OPN webcasts that will provide an overview of Larry Ellison’s Systems announcements made at Oracle OpenWorld. In these sessions, we will provide product overviews with emphasis on sales positioning/opportunities and OPN resources to help with your selling efforts. 

Enterprise Servers:

  • NAS/EMEA/LAD: Wednesday November 4th, 2015 @ 8:00 am PST (">calendar link)
  • JAPAC: Wednesday November 4th, 2015 @ 6:00 pm PST (calendar link)


Engineered Systems:

  • NAS/EMEA/LAD: Tuesday November 3rd, 2015 @ 8:00 am PST (calendar link)
  • JAPAC: Tuesday November 3rd, 2015 @ 6:00 pm PST (calendar link)

Wednesday Oct 28, 2015

Oracle Validated Integration Headlines - October 28

  • Canon Information and Imaging Solutions, Inc. Showcases Business Process Automation Solutions at Oracle OpenWorld 2015. Read more
  • Sovos Compliance's Taxware TWE 8.4 Achieves Oracle Validated Integration with Oracle's JD Edwards EnterpriseOne. Read more

Friday Oct 23, 2015

FocusOn for ISV/OEM Partners at Oracle OpenWorld 2015

Oracle OpenWorld is the industry's largest business and technology conference, bringing 60,000 attendees to San Francisco. It is the industry's most innovative conference, delivering the most important ideas from the brightest minds in the business.

Partners who attend the engineered systems sessions at Oracle OpenWorld 2015 will hear how customers are cutting complexity, reducing costs, adding extreme performance, and delivering faster deployments that leverage the full range of Oracle public, private, and hybrid cloud options in support of their business needs.

They'll also learn how to optimize the entire hardware and software technology stack to deliver extreme performance and drive business efficiency.

We would like to meet with you at OOW, please email us at OracleExastack_ww@oracle.com to coordinate a meeting time with the Exastack team

It all starts on Sunday, October 25th. Keynotes, User group forum sessions, General sessions, Conference sessions. You are welcome to view all of them on the Focus On page.

Sneak-peak

Don’t forget to check out the following sessions:

 

  • Oracle Exastack Program for ISVs—Get Ready. Get Optimized. Go to Market.
  • Who? Milan Thanawala, Senior Director, WW A&C, Oracle.
  • When? Monday, Oct 26, 3:00 p.m.
  • Where? OPN In Focus Theater, OPN Lounge, Moscone South

ISVs, this session is for you! More than 2,500 Oracle partner applications are supported with Oracle engineered systems. Is your application one of them? Join this Oracle PartnerNetwork

(OPN)-only session and learn how to unleash your application performance (without any code changes) and grow your sales through the Oracle Exastack programs. Quickly achieve an Oracle Exastack Ready status or access the Oracle Exastack Labs to test and tune your application with Oracle engineered systems and achieve an Oracle Exastack Optimized status. Learn how to capture new customers and keep the attention of your current customers. If you are unable to attend the Oracle Exastack session at Oracle OpenWorld and would like to learn more, please e-mail OracleExastack_ww@oracle.com to schedule a meeting.

2. Introducing Oracle Exadata Cloud Service: Technical Overview and Best Practices

 

  • Who? Sridhar Ramireddy, Lead Architect, Time Warner Cable inc.
  • Ashish Ray, Vice President, Oracle
  • Binoy Sukumaran, Vice President, Oracle
  • When? Wednsday, Oct 28, 4:15pm-5:00pm
  • Where? Moscone South 102

Oracle Exadata Cloud Service is a new public cloud offering for running business-critical Oracle databases on Oracle Exadata Database Machine. It combines the renowned power of the Oracle Exadata database platform with the operational simplicity and pay-as-you-grow economics of the cloud. For the first time, customers can run their Oracle databases in the cloud with the same functionality, performance, and availability experienced by thousands of organizations deploying Oracle Exadata on premises. This session provides a technical overview of Oracle Exadata Cloud Service along with best practices for efficiently deploying, managing, and scaling Oracle databases in the cloud.

 

Thursday Oct 22, 2015

Get Certified in implementing Oracle RightNow CX Cloud Service solution! Free of charge at Test Fest@ OPN Central event!

Can you keep up with rising consumer expectations and proliferating communication channels?

You can with Oracle Service Cloud. Leveraging Oracle RightNow technologies, Oracle Service Cloud provides a complete customer service solution across the web, social networks and contact centers, via the cloud. And because we want to make sure You are up to date, Oracle Partner Network is pleased to announce the launch of a new exam: Oracle RightNow Cloud Service 2016 Implementation Essentials Exam (1Z1-325).

This exam is currently in Beta stage and was made available starting with 17th October 2015. The Beta end date is scheduled to 9th January 2016. A limited number of vouchers are available.  You can request a voucher thru the OPN Certified Specialist Beta Voucher Request Form.

If you are going to be in the San Francisco area October 25-29, this exam can be taken for free during Oracle Open World at Test Fest@ OPN Central event. Limited seats are still available!


Monday Oct 19, 2015

OPN Central @ OpenWorld – The Countdown is On!

  • OPN General Sessions: On Sunday, October 25, OPN General Sessions will consist of three separate partner sessions, catering specifically to SI, ISV and VAR audiences. All sessions will take place at Moscone West, Level 2. Encourage your partners to register for their session of choice via My Schedule and review the full agenda for OPN Central @ OpenWorld.
  • OPN Central Focus On Doc: Encourage your partners to maximize their conference time by using the OPN Central Focus On Doc to plan their week!
  • ISV Cloud Bar - Ask the Experts! will give partners a chance to have all of their technical questions answered + cloud strategy evaluated. Look for The Experts throughout the conference in the OPN Lounge, Moscone West, the OPN AfterDark Reception and Marriott Marquis.
  • OPN In Focus sessions: Encourage your partners to reserve their spots for OPN In Focus sessions via My Schedule.
  • Social Media Rally Station: Are your partners living up to their social media potential? The Social Media Rally Station @ the OPN Lounge reservation tool is live and spots are still available!

Oracle OpenWorld Tips for Middleware Partners

Check out the October edition of the Middleware Partner Update. It contains three important key topics:

  • Oracle OpenWorld;
  • Community Reception;
  • SOA & BPM Partner Community Webcast

Friday Oct 16, 2015

28 Days of Cloud will Transform Your Business

Today marks Day 19 of Oracle’s 28 Days of Cloud series for partners. Oracle is working with partners to educate, immerse and build their cloud pipelines through deal execution help, pipeline building activities and utilization-focused enablement leading up to Oracle OpenWorld. Weekly quizzes are given on Fridays so you can test your knowledge; partners also have a chance to win a GoPro camera! We hope you’re enjoying the series so far!

Exclusive Opportunity to attend the OMC Launch @ Oracle OpenWorld

You and your customers are invited to the unveiling of a new family of cloud services at Oracle OpenWorld that will enable you to tap into growing cloud-based monitoring & analytics markets. Since there is limited seating, we recommend pre-registering for GEN9778 for Oracle Management Cloud: Real-Time Monitoring, Log, & IT Operations Analytics. In addition, you can view demos in the Exhibition Hall and visit the OPN Lounge for resell and partner training information. Not attending Oracle OpenWorld or want more details? Visit the Oracle Cloud PaaS Knowledge Zone to learn more.

Thursday Oct 15, 2015

Oracle OpenWorld & JavaOne – The Latest News

  • OPN General Sessions: On Sunday, October 25, OPN Central General Sessions will consist of three separate partner sessions, catering specifically to SI, ISV and VAR audiences. All sessions will take place at Moscone West, Level 2.
  • NEW THIS YEAR! ISV Cloud Bar - Ask the Experts! will give partners a chance to have all of their technical questions answered + cloud strategy evaluated. Look for The Experts throughout the conference in the OPN Lounge, Moscone West, the OPN AfterDark Reception and Marriott Marquis.
  • NEW! OPN Central Focus On Doc: Encourage your partners to maximize their conference time by using the OPN Central Focus On Doc to help plan their week!
  • NEW! Employee Badge pickup: If you work out of HQ or in the surrounding area, you can pick up your badge early. Employee badge pickup will be available at the Oracle HQ Conference Center on the Thursday & Friday before Oracle OpenWorld. Also, October 19 is the employee request to attend deadline. Onsite registration is prohibited for employees.
  • REMINDER OPN In Focus sessions: Encourage your partners to reserve their spots for OPN In Focus sessions via My Schedule.

Wednesday Oct 14, 2015

OPN Central @ OpenWorld: You don’t want to miss it

Take full advantage of what Oracle PartnerNetwork and Oracle OpenWorld have to offer at OPN Central @ OpenWorld. Don't miss out on the opportunity to gain valuable insight from Oracle executives as they give the most current Oracle direction and strategy.

On Sunday, October 25, OPN General Sessions will consist of three separate partner sessions catering specifically to ISV, SI and VAR audiences:

  • ISV General Session: Oct. 25, 1:00 - 2:30 PM Hosted by Dan Miller
  • SI General Session: Oct. 25, 2:00 - 3:30 PM Hosted by Shawn Price
  • VAR General Session: Oct. 25, 2:00 - 3:30 PM Hosted by Dave Donatelli


Find all the details you need here!

Friday Oct 02, 2015

28 Days of Cloud will Transform Your Business

Oracle is working with partners to educate, immerse and build their cloud pipelines.  The 28 Days of Cloud for Partners campaign will provide 28 focused days of Cloud content, deal execution help, pipeline building activities and utilization-focused enablement leading up to Oracle OpenWorld. Weekly quizzes are given on Fridays so you can test your knowledge! Partners also have a chance to win a GoPro camera!