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!

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!

Thursday Aug 27, 2015

Japanese Translation for OPN Certification Now Available

The OPN Certification Exam 1Z0-418 for Oracle Fusion Global Human Resources 2014 Essentials is now available in both Japanese and English. Language preference can be selected on site at Pearson VUE testing centers. Have your partners check the exam page for more preparation details.

Thursday Jul 16, 2015

Replay: FY16 Cloud First & OPN Incentive Program VAR Update

If you were not able to attend the FY16 Cloud First & OPN Incentive Program VAR Update event and are interested in the latest news, the replay is now available!

Monday Mar 02, 2015

OPN Website Has Gone Mobile

We are pleased to announce the initial launch of the OPN Website's mobile responsive interface! This design refresh supports an “Anywhere, Any Device” user experience for tablets and smartphones. Make sure to check it out now! For more information click here.

Wednesday Feb 11, 2015

Register for the Upcoming February 2015 Release LIVE Webcast

The February 2015 release of Oracle Service Cloud provides significant enhancements and capabilities in the areas of social monitoring, cross-channel contact center, policy automation and cobrowse.

In this release, Oracle enhanced social monitoring by providing the ability to response to customers on Facebook through private messaging. This allows agents to quickly transition to a private channel while allowing customers to stay on the Facebook channel. Additionally this release will add new features to enhance Collaboration, including notification flags. New features continue to be added to the Agent Browser User Interface including; Workspaces, Knowledge, and Analytics.

Please join us to learn about these and other capabilities delivered in the latest release.

REGISTER for LIVE Webcast by selecting “Partner – Release Overview Webcast: Oracle Service February 2015” in the Upcoming Webinars for Oracle Service Cloud under Upcoming Events.

Thursday Jan 15, 2015

Announcing the Next Generation of Oracle Engineered Systems - Launch event, Jan 21, 2015

What happens when extreme performance meets extreme savings? Register today and find out on January 21, 2015, as Larry Ellison, Executive Chairman of the Board and Chief Technology Officer, unveils the datacenter of the future.

TheCube will be joining us, so tune in early for live interviews. After the announcement, expert–led sessions and a panel will address engineered systems, converged infrastructure, and Big Data. For more information click here!

Friday Jan 09, 2015

Join the Cloud Platform Online Forum

Join Oracle at the keynote as they kick off the online forum with IDC analyst Robert Mahowald. Learn how to rapidly build, deploy, manage, and secure rich applications and enable business collaboration and innovation using an integrated cloud platform built on the industry’s #1 Database and Application Server. More details here.

The Latest Systems Updates – January 2015

Please make sure you review the latest Systems Updates for January.

Software in Silicon Cloud for developers

Software in Silicon is a new revolutionary technology with security benefits, database benefits, and increased capacity benefits. Software in Silicon Cloud for developers is available today – find out how to request access by watching this short video.

Gain early access to revolutionary Software in Silicon technology - January 21

ISV Engineering is offering an exciting opportunity to learn about the NEW offering for developers who want early access to revolutionary Software in Silicon technology. In this LIVE webinar (8am PST), partners will learn how to use the NEW Software in Silicon Cloud to dramatically improve reliability and security, and accelerate application performance. Register today!

New Marketing Kit MySQL: Scalability for Next-Generation Web Applications

With more than 15 million active installs, MySQL Enterprise is the leading open source database solution behind many of today’s Web applications. In fact, 5 of the 5 Top Websites Are Powered by MySQL. Whether you’re a new startup or a global corporation, database downtime can mean revenue loss. No wonder Twitter, Facebook, eBay and millions more of the world’s busiest websites rely on MySQL. It scales to your needs – and it’s so cost-effective too! Download this new marketing kit and learn why MySQL is the best choice for web and cloud applications.

PeopleSoft 9.2 Human Resources Essentials Exam (1Z1-416) Available in Beta Testing

The PeopleSoft 9.2 Human Resources Essentials (1Z1-416) exam is designed for individuals who possess a strong foundation and expertise in selling and implementing PeopleSoft Human Resources solutions. This certification covers topics such as: Core Foundation Tables, Administering Data Permission Security, Adding People, Managing Worker Data, Managing Person and Job Data, and Managing Positions. OPN members earning this certification will be recognized as OPN Certified Specialists. Follow the PeopleSoft 9.2 Human Resources Implementation Specialist Guided Learning Path

Oracle Fusion HCM: Compensation 2014 Certified Implementation Essentials exam (1Z0-495) Available in Production

The Oracle Fusion HCM: Compensation 2014 Certified Implementation Essentials (1Z0-495) exam is designed for individuals who possess a strong foundation and expertise in selling and implementing Oracle Fusion Compensation solutions. This certification covers topics such as: manage base pay, define individual compensation, configure workforce compensation, and configure total compensation statements.

This certification differentiates candidates in the marketplace by providing a competitive edge through proven expertise. Up-to-date training and field experience are recommended. OPN members earning this certification will be recognized as OPN Certified Specialists. This certification helps OPN members differentiate themselves in the marketplace and helps their partner company qualify for the Oracle HCM:
Oracle Fusion HCM Cloud Service Solutions Specialization.

Introducing Fresh Training Content on HCM Cloud R9

To help you prepare the upgrade to the new Release 9, we put together a comprehensive training repository covering the HCM Cloud R9 specifics. It is all wrapped in the online resource: Oracle HCM Cloud Upgrade Corner. Product training videos delivered by senior development staff, a comprehensive list of datasheets, demo scripts, documentation, product guides and tutorials, it’s all in there, it’s free of charge and it’s easy to access.