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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle's Optimized Solution for Oracle Database Mission-Critical System Environments

    Virtually all organizations in both the public and private sectors use database systems at the core of their IT operations. These databases are integral to day-to-day operations, and IT organizations are under constant pressure to add new capabilities, increase performance to support growth and contain costs ? all while ensuring...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Deploying Oracle Database on x86 Systems with Oracle Solaris

    With a single source code base, Oracle Solaris 10 runs on both x86- and SPARC-based systems, delivering the same features across all platforms. This means that applications developed and optimized on Oracle Solaris 10 run on more than 1,000 system models from leading vendors. The operating system runs on hardware...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle's SPARC T4-1, SPARC T4-2, SPARC T4-4 and SPARC T4-1B Server Architecture

    Delivering on the demands of IT services applications and virtualized, eco-efficient data centers requires a comprehensive approach that includes innovative processors, system platforms, and operating systems, along with leading application, middleware, and management technologies. Effective solutions can help organizations cope with the need for performance and capacity while effectively managing...

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  • Videos // Dec 2011

    Introducing Oracle BPM Suite 11g audio podcast (mp3)

    Oracle's complete SOA offering, Oracle SOA Suite 11g, is an integrated, best-of-breed suite of products that helps you rapidly design and assemble, deploy and manage, highly agile and adaptable business applications. Hear Dave Shaffer, VP of Product Management, Oracle and Maneesh Joshi, Senior Group Manager of Product Marketing, Oracle introduce...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Oracle BPM Suite Overview: Social BPM (mp3)

    While social technologies have exploded in the personal sphere, and Business Process Management is an inherently social and collaborative effort and is the logical target for convergence with social technologies, this convergence, popularly referred as Social BPM provides process lifecycle participants in the business and IT with expanded tools for...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Oracle BPM Suite Overview: Unified Process Foundation (mp3)

    Oracle BPM Suite supports all types of processes with a new unified process foundation, user-centric design and social BPM capabilities. Hear how Oracle BPM Suite 11g and it's enterprise-grade Unified Process Foundation, enables Oracle BPM to and simplify and remove complexity from process development, deployment, monitoring, and execution with an...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Oracle Service Bus at BeachBody.com (formerly Product Partners) (mp3)

    Sr. Director of Engineering Sid Jain describes how Product Partners implemented Oracle Service Bus to achieve agility through service virtualization, visibility into their transaction between partners, and how they reduced time consuming processes from 4 weeks down to a few day.

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    SOA & Cloud: Successful Strategies from Early Adopters (mp3)

    Rapid adoption of SOA for the cloud was a hot topic at a recent worldwide conference. ?The steps an organization should take before making the leap to the cloud include: a thorough application portfolio analysis to decide which ones work best in the cloud, transforming apps gradually, coming up with...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Tackling the Application Integration Challenges (mp3)

    IT budgets, the business organization, applications, and underlying technologies all make application integration challenging. Scarce budget resources cause organizations to find a balance between maintaining current systems while still investing in needed technologies. The vast myriad of tech choices can be staggering, further complicating the decision-making process when it comes...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Introducing Oracle SOA Governance 11g

    Service-oriented architecture (SOA) governance is critical for the success of organizations' SOA initiatives. SOA promises to deliver business agility at a lower total cost of ownership. This is primarily driven by its ability to reuse services. SOA governance enables this in three specific ways: asset visibility, the ability to control...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    OnStar Brings Services to Market Faster with Oracle SOA

    The OnStar system allows a subscriber to press a button in the car and get connected to a live advisor at a call center, who can provide emergency services, or vehicle diagnostics on demand. The company thrives on its ability to bring new services to market very quickly. ?However, as...

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  • Virtual Briefing Center // Dec 2011

    Online Data Warehousing Assessment Tool

    Data warehouses are required to manage a rapidly increasing amount of information each day, and business users likewise expect faster query response times. In order to meet these demands, companies must balance servers, storage, networking, and intelligent software technologies. The right solution must not compromise the reliability, scalability, or security...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine 3D Demo

    Imagine a device that enables organizations to make decisions faster, even while business conditions are rapidly shifting. The idea of being able to broaden business intelligence might seem tough in those environments, but there is a solution that can do that and provide real-time speed-of-thought visual analysis all while enabling...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle Database Appliance

    Oracle Database Appliance is a new engineered system consisting of hardware and software that saves customers time and money by simplifying deployment, maintenance and support of high availability database solutions. It also offers customers a unique pay-as-you-grow software licensing capability, allowing seamless scalability from 2 to 24 processor cores without...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    SANS Institute: Oracle Database Firewall Review - Monitoring and Blocking SQL Injection Attacks and Other Threats

    Most external-based attacks are conducted through SQL injection, one of the top four methods of hacking into websites and a top method of hacking into backend databases, according to multiple reports. SQL injection attacks have only a seven percent probability of being detected at the web application layer. In this...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    SANS Institute: Oracle Database Vault Review - Controlling Privileged User Access to Sensitive Application Data

    Privileged users are often granted the keys to the kingdom, giving them access to critical data within the database, even if they do not need to see, copy or touch that data in order to do their jobs. Regulations require that only those who need access to sensitive data should...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    2011 IOUG Data Security Survey: Databases More at Risk Than Ever

    More than 300 database and information security professionals were recently surveyed on their data security practices. The results were disturbing with 60% saying that a data breach is likely, or they're not sure what to expect, over the next 12 months. According to the report, despite well publicized successful attacks...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Sustainable Compliance for the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard

    Organizations continue to struggle to achieve compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). Not surprisingly, major data breaches have occurred in companies that were technically PCI compliant. This white paper explains the essentials of a PCI DSS compliance program, focusing on the critical but problematic areas...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Meeting HITECH's Challenge to the Health Care Industry

    Hospitals often lag behind other industries when it comes to their security programs. But, with the implementation of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH), managers are not only under pressure to make security a top priority but also to convert protected health information (PHI) to...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Protecting the Electric Grid in the Dangerous World

    Today, the widespread use of standard computing platforms and systems linked to the Internet exposes the electric grid to new risks of internal and external compromise and potential disruption. To protect against these attacks, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has mandated sweeping security programs. The North American Electric Reliability...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle Enterprise Repository and Oracle Service Registry for SOA Governance

    Connecting people, process and technology can be tough, but doing so in a dynamic and distributed environment even more of a challenge. That is the IT approach behind a service-oriented architecture (SOA) and the the Oracle Enterprise Repository and Service Registry. The combination is designed to create a solid SOA...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle Enterprise Repository and Oracle Service Registry for SOA Lifecycle Governance

    Connecting people, process and technology can be tough, but doing so in a dynamic and distributed environment can be even more of a challenge. That is the IT approach behind a service-oriented architecture (SOA) and the primary objective of the Oracle Enterprise Repository and Service Registry. The combination is designed...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle SOA Governance Solution

    Service-Oriented Architectures (SOAs) have moved beyond hype and are now proven to be effective tools for delivering business value. As part of an overall IT strategy, a sold SOA can lower costs, improve efficiency, and flexibility. But without the right strategy for governance to shepherd your organization through implementation and...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Securing SOA and Web Services with Oracle Enterprise Gateway

    Security and Management have become the two leading concerns when it comes to implementing a service-oriented architecture using web services. For organizations in this growing space the idea of an integrated and scalable solution for multiple layers of security and policy driven management is critical. The best part, there are...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    SOA Governance - Framework and Best Practices

    Service-Oriented Architectures (SOAs) will make things possible for your business. Things like improved performance, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness. Important things. Game changing things. Unfortunately, technology this advanced can come with some implementation challenges. A failure in governance is often to blame for a derailed SOA project. Governance had different meanings depending...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Running SAP NetWeaver on the Oracle Exalogic Elastic
Cloud - An Architectural Overview

    SAP customers traditionally face the challenge of building up infrastructures for deploying SAP out of individual components: servers, storage, networking, etc. This introduces a high amount of complexity, risk and sub-optimal performance due to lack of integration. Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud allows IT engineers to build a highly integrated, optimized...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle Complex Event Processing Exalogic Performance Study

    As event-driven architecture and complex event processing become prominent features of the enterprise computing landscape, more and more enterprises have begun to build mission-critical applications using CEP technology. Oracle Complex Event Processing (Oracle CEP) provides a modular platform for building applications based on this very architecture. The benchmark study described...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database on Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud

    With the growing speed of messages moving through business networks, the use of real-time processing to capture, analyze, and respond intelligently to key events has become the benchmark for corporate excellence. Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database (TimesTen) is a memory-optimized relational database. TimesTen provides real-time data management for performance critical systems...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Disaster Recovery for Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud

    Oracle Maximum Availability Architecture (MAA) is the Oracle best practices blueprint for implementing Oracle high availability technologies and is one of the key requirements for any Oracle Fusion Middleware enterprise deployment. Learn more in this whitepaper about the various components of MAA and what this exceptional product can do for...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Consolidating Oracle Applications on Exalogic

    Enterprise applications serve to support a company's core business, but managing a long list of IT infrastructure components creates a burden for most organizations. This realization has fueled interest in cloud computing, and various "as a service" offerings. However, many of these approaches require changing or updating the applications which...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle Solaris on the Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud

    Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud is the world's first and only integrated cloud machine?hardware and software engineered together to provide a "cloud in a box." It is designed to enable enterprises to bring together up to thousands of disparate, mission-critical workloads with maximum reliability, availability and security. Oracle Solaris, one of...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Managing the Rapid Rise in Database Growth: 2011 IOUG Survey on Database Manageability

    Today, data is coming from an ever growing range of sources forcing businesses to search for innovative ways to better manage terabytes?and for some, petabytes?of enterprise data. The challenge of managing multiple databases has placed tremendous pressure on IT departments to deliver database services faster and at lower costs. This...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle SOA Suite 11g:

    The demands placed on IT can often seem unrealistic. Nothing is fast or cheap enough and that's just for starters. In order to rise above the obstacles facing IT, a new approach is needed. For many IT organizations, change has come in the form of a Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA). By...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle SOA vs. IBM SOA - Customer Perspectives on Evaluating Complexity and Business Value

    Implementing a Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) in your business comes with plenty of benefits. Lower costs, faster computing, and the ability to develop mission-critical applications on a shorter timeframe and those are just the beginning. However, SOAs come with challenges too, especially when it comes to implementation. Your best course of...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle Web Services Manager - Oriented Architectures with Oracle Web Services Manager 11g

    While deploying a service-oriented architecture (SOA) using web services has become a rapidly evolving trend, there are still major considerations that need to be understood. Security and management are at the top of the list. The right strategy provides comprehensive management policies with business agility for responding to security threats...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Quick Start Guide - Oracle SOA Suite 11g

    If you've decided to implement Oracle's Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA), you're off to a good start. However, the horror stories about SOA implementation might have you worried. Indeed, it can be easy for SOA projects to get derailed by an ill-conceived implementation plan. If you're looking for tips, advice, and instructions...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle BPEL Process Manager?

    BPEL is the standard for assembling a set of discrete services into an end-to-end process flow, radically reducing the cost and complexity of process integration initiatives. Oracle BPEL Process Manager offers a comprehensive and easy-to-use infrastructure for creating, deploying and managing BPEL business processes.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Oracle Business Process Analysis (BPA) Suite?

    Oracle Business Process Analysis (BPA) Suite speeds process innovation by rapidly modeling business processes and converting them into IT executables. Based on the market-leading IDS Scheer ARIS Design Platform, Oracle BPA Suite delivers a comprehensive set of integrated products that allows business users to design, model, simulate, and optimize business...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    What Oracle Solaris Brings to Oracle Exadata Database Machine

    For over 25 years, Oracle Solaris engineering has been working closely with Oracle Database engineers to ensure that Oracle Database achieves its full potential when running on Oracle Solaris. This included providing mission-critical reliability while scaling to the largest databases in the world. Oracle Solaris, one of two operating system...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Developing Enterprise Applications with Oracle Solaris Studio

    Organizations in every industry rely on powerful, high-performing applications in order to maintain a competitive stance and achieve corporate objectives. To derive the greatest value from these vital applications requires a platform that is designed for all of the pieces to run together optimally. Oracle is the only company to...

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