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  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Oracle E-Business Suite for Engineered Systems

    Organizations around the world use Oracle E-Business Suite to optimize their mission-critical operations. Business owners expect real-time insights into the health of their business to make informed decisions and remain competitive and profitable. Increasing revenue opportunities, improving the efficiency of the supply chain, and being compliant with regulatory requirements are...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Oracle E-Business Suite Warehouse Management System for Engineered Systems

    The people warehouse operations are greatly enhanced by leveraging the operational efficiency and cost benefits provided by Oracle. This paper describes the benefits of running Oracle Warehouse Management System (WMS) on engineered systems using Oracle Exalogic and Oracle Exadata. Oracle WMS adds advanced inventory management capabilities to the E-Business Suite...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Oracle E-Business Suite Projects for Engineered Systems

    Oracle's engineered systems combine best of breed hardware and software components with game changing technical innovations. Designed, engineered, and tested to work best together, Oracle's engineered systems can power the cloud or streamline data center operations to make traditional deployments even more efficient. The components of Oracle's engineered systems are...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Shield Your Applications from Catastrophe

    Whether they reside on the company's internal servers or are accessible via the Web from desktop PCs or mobile devices, the applications a business uses to run its operations are ever-growing. The number and complexity of enterprise applications, particularly those based on Java and other Web technologies, are changing the...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Driving Innovation Through Analytics

    Digital data volumes are increasing tenfold every five years, and yet a majority of executives say they are not getting the information they need to make important decisions - 36 percent say their business units and functional operations are making decisions based on inconsistent information. This whitepaper looks at whether...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Customers Standardize on Oracle Database 11g

    Faced with static or shrinking budgets, IT organizations need to lower costs throughout the data center, including costs of servers, storage, downtime, and human resources. But, their business users demand a high quality of service - consistently fast response times, 24x7 availability, and comprehensive security. This customer reference booklet contains...

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  • eBooks // Mar 2013

    Meeting the Challenge of Big Data

    There are four key characteristics that define big data: Volume, Velocity, Variety and Value. Volume and velocity aren't necessarily new problems for IT managers; these issues are just amplified today. The distinguishing characteristics of big data that do create new problems are the variety and low density value of the...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Simplify Managing Your People and Build the Best Talent

    As a HR leader, what keeps you up at night? Is it meeting your executives' demands for a greater contribution to the company's strategic vision? Is it the requests to cut operational costs while simultaneously increasing efficiency? Most likely it's the daunting combination of the two. HR success today means...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Cloud Integration - A Comprehensive Solution

    This white paper describes how to integrate on-premise and cloud applications, including Oracle Cloud applications. The hub for these integrations are the Oracle SOA Suite and Oracle data integration products, part of Oracle Fusion Middleware, a unified platform that accommodates all types of information systems, deployment models, SaaS vendors, and...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Transforming Business with Oracle's Optimized Storage for Oracle Database 11g

    Customers can gain tremendous advantages from Oracle's integrated hardware and software stack that includes Oracle's optimized storage platforms, which have been engineered to work together with Oracle Database to optimize overall system and application performance. Competitive storage systems lack integration with the application software, so they do not have the...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Oracle SOA Suite: In the Customers' Words

    In this case study, we see how Fujitsu took the Service oriented approach with SOA and reduced its complexity, and accelerate the delivery of new composite applications. These services can be shared and reused by multiple software systems. Read on to learn more.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    SOA Assessment Tool

    Discover if your company is lagging or leading in terms of Service Oriented Structure readiness. Learn about your ratings and how you compare to others in SOA. Then, customize a strategy based on the report to see where you can take it to the next step.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    25 Years of SPARC Microsite

    For 25 years SPARC technology has been at the heart of enterprise computing. Help us celebrate a quarter century of innovation and see how SPARC has transformed the past, present, and future of enterprise IT. Discover SPARC’s full history and a range of informative webcasts, e-books, infographics and more. Join...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Oracle SPARC Innovation Infographic

    Oracle celebrates 25 years of SPARC with an infographic highlighting the past, present and future of SPARC technology. From the launch of Sun Microsystems to our next-generation SPARC M-Series Servers, learn about SPARC as it's changed throughout the years.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Simplify IT Through Hardware Technology Refresh ebook

    Spiraling power and cooling costs, unplanned downtime, and the need for new services to support a demanding, "always on" user community- these new challenges simply can't be met with endless farms of application silos running on aging hardware technologies.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Oracle's Single Server Solution for VDI

    The concept of running corporate desktops in virtual machines hosted on servers is a compelling proposition. In contrast to traditional desktop management strategies, these virtual desktops are more easily maintained, upgraded and updated, and the user can access them from a variety of devices and in various locations without sensitive...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    What It Takes to Deploy and Manage a Private Cloud with Oracle VM

    The management recently decided to switch over to Oracle VM to power their company's IT infrastructure. Until then they relied on a mashup of customized applications, scripts, and handwritten procedures for doing everything from allocating storage to users to provisioning virtualized servers, updating and patching operating systems, and deploying applications...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Delivering Cloud Services to the State of Texas

    Most government organizations spend a significant portion of their technology budgets procuring and maintaining Information Technology (IT) infrastructure, platforms, and applications. Purchasing hardware, upgrading software, and hiring administrators is a major undertaking, often consuming resources needed for other activities. The State of Texas is setting a progressive example for other...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Oracle Business Analytics: Business Intelligence Applications on Oracle Engineered Systems

    Business analytics is a hot topic, and the business press is full of examples of leading organizations competing better through analytics. Business Analytics systems are required to get fact-based insight to compete effectively and user expectations are escalating rapidly. Pre-built analytic applications, delivered quickly and cost-effectively with in-memory performance and...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure on SPARC - An Oracle Optimized Solution

    The Oracle Optimized Solution for Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure on SPARC addresses key challenges in deploying a virtualized cloud infrastructure - reducing time-to-deployment, lowering costs, and eliminating risk. IT organizations typically spend multiple weeks to plan, architect, troubleshoot, and deploy a full multi-vendor solution. Deployment teams must assemble and integrate a...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Oracle Business Analytics: Procurement and Spend Analytics with Spend Planning on Oracle Engineered Systems

    Business Analytics systems are required to get fact-based insight to compete effectively and user expectations are escalating rapidly. Yet, Procurement is a business function that traditionally is underserved by enterprise BI and EPM investments, and procurement professionals often are forced to manage suppliers, spending, and expenses on spreadsheets or with...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Load Testing Best Practices for Oracle E-Business Suite Using Oracle Application Testing Suite

    Oracle's Product Development IT (Oracle PDIT) division oversees massive data stores, supporting the development of products and services. Oracle PDIT's infrastructure empowers more than 21,000 software engineers to develop Oracle database, middleware, and application products on a daily basis. They also run all the internal back-office business applications, oracle.com, Oracle...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Margin Pressure the Strategic and Operational Response to Sustaining Profit Margins in Challenging Markets

    Businesses across the globe face a crisis of confidence arising from the worst trading conditions for more than half a century. The "Credit crunch" in 2008 followed by the "Euro crisis" in 2011 has left many market observers questioning the prospects for jobs, economic recovery and spending. Geo-political events coupled...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Oracle Hyperion Project Financial Planning: Aligning Financial and Project Plans

    Many Organizations are looking to ensure alignment between their overall plan (strategic long range plans, financial plans and forecasts) on one hand, and proposed and on-going projects, owned by various Lines Of Business (LOBs), on the other hand. Such alignment ensures agile planning with accurate, timely and relevant financial forecasts....

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Oracle Hyperion Tax Provision

    Corporate income tax is one of the largest expense lines on the consolidated income statement. The tax expense often represents as much as 40% of total profit. Even larger tax numbers lurk on the balance sheet. Yet, the systems in use to calculate the tax provision in most companies continue...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Optimization of Dynamically Generated SQL Queries for Tiny-Huge, Huge-Tiny Problem

    In most new commercial business software applications like Customer Relationship Management, the data is stored in the database layer which is usually a Relational DataBase Management System (RDBMS) like Oracle, DB2 UDB or SQL Server. To access data from these databases, Structured Query Language (SQL) queries are used that are...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Oracle VM 3: Architecture and Technical Overview

    Oracle VM is an enterprise-class server virtualization solution comprised of Oracle VM Server for x86, Oracle VM Server for SPARC and Oracle VM Manager. Oracle VM 3 reflects Oracle's strategic commitment to deliver Application Driven Virtualization - Virtualization that makes the entire enterprise software and hardware stack easier to deploy,...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    How Corporate Culture Affects Performance Management

    Every progressive organization needs a management system that enables it to formulate its strategy, to implement processes that support operations, to provide performance evaluation and operational control, and to learn and change. Such Corporate Performance Management (CPM) systems consist of metrics, methodologies, processes, and systems to manage performance at the...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Oracle Data Guard 11g Data Protection and Availability for Oracle Database

    With the high levels of data protection and data availability that competitive businesses require today, it’s no surprise that data protection and data availability are among the top priorities for enterprises of all sizes. Redefining expectations for data protection solutions, Oracle Data Guard 11g is the data protection and availability...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Enterprise Manager 12c: The Nerve Center of Oracle Cloud

    Cloud computing is a significant advancement in the delivery of information technology and services. By providing on-demand access to a shared pool of computing resources in a self-service, dynamically scaled and metered manner, Cloud computing offers compelling advantages in cost, speed, and efficiency. Traditionally deployments require applications to be bound...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Enterprise Manager 12c Cloud Control Application Performance Management

    Oracle Enterprise Manager is Oracle's integrated enterprise IT management product line and provides the industry's first complete cloud lifecycle management solution. Oracle Enterprise Manager's BusinessDriven IT Management capabilities allow users to quickly set up, manage and support enterprise clouds and traditional Oracle IT environments from applications to disk. Oracle Enterprise...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Middleware as a Service Using Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c Cookbook

    Enterprise Cloud presents new management challenges. The 2010 IOUG Survey on Cloud Computing states that a top benefit expected from private cloud adoption is "cost savings through standardization for operational efficiency." The survey also states "In this paper, more than half of the "Advanced" deployers (with more than 10 services)...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Simplify Managing Your People and Build the Best Talent

    As an HR leader, what keeps you up at night? Is it meeting your executives' demands for a greater contribution to the company's strategic vision? Is it the requests to cut operational costs while simultaneously increasing efficiency? Most likely it's the daunting combination of the two. HR success today means:...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Big Data for Enterprise

    With the recent introduction of Oracle Big Data Appliance and Oracle Big Data Connectors, Oracle is the first vendor to offer a complete and integrated solution to address the full spectrum of enterprise big data requirements. Oracle’s big data strategy is centered on the idea that you can evolve your...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Accelerating Deployment of Enterprise Database Cloud Using an Oracle Optimized Solution

    Oracle understands the strategic benefit at the heart of cloud computing initiatives - a cloud-based services delivery model allows IT to make improvements in agility, quality of service, and cost efficiencies, helping IT to align its operations more closely with the organization's core business objectives. Since the foundation of many...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Extreme Performance and Scalability for all Applications

    Oracle Exadata's unique ability to run any database application on a fully scale-out architecture using a combination of massive memory for extreme performance and low-cost disk for high capacity delivers the ideal solution for Cloud-based database deployments today.

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2012

    Samsung Electronics Gains Ability to Bring Mobile Phones to Market Faster

    Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd is a leading mobile phone provider employing nearly 190,500 people in 206 offices across 68 countries. By using Oracle Java Wireless Client, Samsung could develop carrier-specific applications and bring new mobile phones to market faster. This solution allowed Samsung to: Improve response to customer demands in...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2012

    PHH Corporation Standardizes on Oracle Exalogic and Exadata

    Changing business requirements combined with complex integration and time intensive updates were a constant challenge for PHH legacy infrastructure. This increased costs, decreased agility and delayed speed to market. View this Case study video to find out how PHH overcame their issues using Oracle Exalogic.

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  • eBooks // Dec 2012

    Server Virtualization for Dummies

    Making Everything Easier! - like they always do, "For Dummies" are back with an edition about server virtualisation. Download this book to find: -The benefits of application-driven virtualisation in the data center -How to rapidly deploy software with virtualisation templates Why Oracle virtualisation solutions deliver more value than other...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Buyer's E-Guide to Tomorrow's SAN Technology

    Changing business needs are creating challenging new data-storage demands. Many companies are reaching the limits of their current storage systems. Fortunately, innovations in storage area networks (SAN) technology can now more easily provide maximum capacity, peak performance and scalability. When considering a new SAN system, there are several criteria of...

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