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  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Buyer's E-Guide to Next Generation NAS

    Organizations today are creating more and more data - and they need to store, access and analyze that data for a greater number of purposes than ever before. Existing NAS systems are now being asked to provide much greater capacity, performance and cost-effectiveness than they can deliver. How can you...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Implementing a Middleware Foundation for Cloud

    This free white paper shows that Oracle WebLogic Suite packages many essential middleware capabilities to help organizations implement application grid concepts. Learn about the technical components of the suite to create an infrastructure layer that pools and dynamically provisions the resources on which business applications and SOA run. Download this...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Oracle Endeca Information Discovery a Technical Overview

    The mission of a business analytics strategy is to help organizations of all sizes thrive by enabling business users to explore and analyze any data, make decisions based on all the information available to them, and act with confidence-anytime, anywhere, on any device. For more than 20 years, Business Intelligence...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Oracle Enterprise Architecture Framework: Information Architecture Domain

    Industries and society as a whole have undergone a number of tectonic shifts in past centuries. The pace of business today demands an extremely high-level of business and IT agility to surpass the competitors. Companies are under pressure to become more competitive to meet higher customer expectations with more operational...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Customer Experience Reference Architecture

    Customers want a consistent, connected, personalized, and efficient experience throughout all phases of the customer lifecycle delivered seamlessly across all touch points. Exceptional customer experiences drive revenue and create loyalty, advocacy, and repeat business. The prevalence of social media today means that customer satisfaction may not only impact repeat business...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Transforming Revenue Management at Brink's

    As a world-leading provider of secure transportation and cash management services, Brink's has been transporting cash and valuables since 1859. With more than 59,000 employees worldwide, Brink's provides secure logistics solutions to banks, retailers and other commercial enterprises through a nationwide network and advanced technologies. Brink's U.S., a division of...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    The Value of Enterprise Desktop Virtualization From Oracle

    For many years now, IT organizations have expended a great deal of effort supporting and managing desktop computing environments. Despite this investment, businesses continue to struggle with desktop management. And a number of trends are making the situation even more difficult, including: increasing globalization of the workforce, proliferation of a...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    A Technical Overview of the Oracle Exadata Database Machine and Exadata Storage Server

    Businesses today increasingly need to leverage a unified database platform to enable the deployment and consolidation of all applications onto one common infrastructure. Whether OLTP, DW or mixed workload a common infrastructure delivers the efficiencies and reusability the datacenter needs - and provides the reality of grid computing in-house.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Closing the Security Gap: 2012 IOUG Data Security Survey Report

    The new survey from the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG) titled "Closing the Security Gap: 2012 IOUG Enterprise Data Security Survey," uncovers some interesting trends in IT security among IOUG members and offers recommendations for securing data stored in enterprise databases. The report's author finds that securing data requires not...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Getting the Most Out of Your Applications With Oracle Exalogic

    This paper explores how Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, an engineered system for business applications, can help enterprises deploy and upgrade applications quickly, handle massive transaction volumes, maintain a consistent set of technological standards across the application stack, and connect components seamlessly. Success in these areas allows companies to improve customer...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud: Advanced I/O Virtualization Architecture for Consolidating High-Performance Workloads

    Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud is an engineered system that consists of integrated hardware and software designed, optimized, and certified for deploying Oracle business applications, Oracle Fusion Middleware, and third-party software products. Oracle Exalogic is designed to meet the highest standards of reliability, serviceability, and performance for widely varied, performance-sensitive, mission-critical...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    An Oracle Solution Brief: Increasing Operational Efficiency BPM in Utilities

    Today’s utility companies face a convergence of several powerful forces and market developments. They must respond to global political upheavals that impact the cost of energy, navigate an increasingly complex supply chains and more. Read on to learn how to increase operational efficiency BPM in Utilities.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    SOA: Cloud Integration White Paper

    This white paper describes how to integrate on-premise and cloud applications, including Oracle Cloud applications, with this type of pragmatic, universal perspective. While Oracle, Salesforce, and Workday are used as examples, the principles apply to many vendors.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Advanced I/O Virtualization Architecture for Consolidating High-Performance Workloads

    One of the key enhancements in the current generation of Oracle Exalogic systems-and the focus of this whitepaper-is Oracle's incorporation of virtualized InfiniBand I/O interconnects using Single Root I/O Virtualization (SR-IOV) technology to permit the system to share the internal InfiniBand network and storage fabric between as many as 63...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Getting the Most Out of Your Applications With Oracle Exalogic

    This paper explores how Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, an engineered system for business applications, can help enterprises deploy and upgrade applications quickly, handle massive transaction volumes, maintain a consistent set of technological standards across the application stack, and connect components seamlessly. Success in these areas allows companies to improve customer...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Financial Consolidation and Reporting Applications: Adding Value to Enterprise Resource Planning Systems

    Today's corporations continue to face a vast range of complex financial reporting requirements, and ever-increasing scrutiny by auditors and stakeholders. While transaction systems such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems typically have general ledger modules that summarize results at period-end, ERPs on their own are not adequate to support the...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Cloud Reference Architecture

    Businesses have entered an era of cut throat competition that demands innovation and agility at lower costs for survival. Business leaders are looking for ways to focus on their core strengths and delegate non-strategic functions to external entities. IT functions are being elevated from support centers to strategic partners that...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Simplify IT - Strive for Simplicity

    Taking steps towards simplicity means evaluating existing systems to determine where big chunks of complexity can be reduced, or even eliminated completely. It's a detailed process to analyze every IT component and determine what aspects can be simplified, but the exercise produces results. Within this whitepaper learn how to develop...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Oracle Optimized Solution for Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure

    IT organisations often spend weeks deploying a virtualisation infrastructure - which is often time-consuming and error prone for the deployment teams. With this in-depth analysis discover how Oracle Optimised Solution for Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure offers a simpler and quicker approach for deployment and reduces risk. Gain recommendations and best practices...

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  • Podcasts // Oct 2012

    Podcast: Apps to Disk Integration with Oracle Optimized Solutions

    Oracle's Optimized Solutions offer major technical and business benefits for organizations seeking to quickly deploy high performance using proven and certified configurations. Join Marshall Choy, Director of Systems Solutions and Business Planning, and Greg Crider, Senior Director of product marketing for Oracle Servers and Storage Systems, as they discuss how...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure on SPARC-An Oracle Optimized Solution

    The Oracle Optimized Solution for Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure on SPARC addresses one of the key challenges in deploying a virtualization infrastructure. IT organizations often spend multiple weeks to plan, architect, troubleshoot, and deploy a multivendor solution. Deployment teams must assemble and integrate a range of hardware and software components from...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    The Instantly Responsive Enterprise: Integrating Business Process Management and Complex Event Processing

    Put Business Process Management and Complex Event Processing together and you get intelligent business processes that react to changing business conditions in real time, providing continuous visibility-in short, an instantly responsive enterprise. Over the last several years, business process management (BPM) has evolved from a mysterious alchemy of arc-and-bubble...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Process-Centric Banking: The Promise of BPM Technology for Financial Services Institutions

    For many financial institutions, the rapid pace of innovation, coupled with geographic expansion, has resulted in many new back-office, mid-office, and front-office business processes. These processes are often at the heart of the enterprise and are the basis for what differentiates one financial services institution from another. Outdated information...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Oracle BPM for Insurance

    With Oracle BPM, business users and IT can more easily collaborate to implement and maintain a system that eliminates unnecessary manual processes and allows for end-to-end visibility of new streamlined, automated workflows. Oracle BPM can be used to orchestrate new business, rating, underwriting, policy administration, and claims processes while providing...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Complexity and Accelerate Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure Deployments - A Business White paper

    To reap the full benefits of cloud computing, the IT infrastructure must run efficiently. Many organizations, however, are operating an IT infrastructure that has been cobbled together over time and is based on disparate technologies that often are aging, labor intensive to maintain, and difficult to adapt to changing workloads....

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  • eBooks // Oct 2012

    eBook Oracle Business Process Management

    The total volume of data being processed and stored by businesses is rising exponentially. Unfortunately, data storage capacity is not keeping pace with data growth, necessitating greater intelligence in the storage infrastructure. Within this eBook discover how Oracle is confronting these challenges to improve business performance and innovation by simplifying...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    TDWI Checklist Report: Consolidating Data Warehousing on a Private Cloud

    Recent years have seen growing interest in various approaches to clouds and server virtualisation. So far, most cloud use cases focus on application servers. Yet, there are many reasons user organisations also need a "database cloud" for database management systems, data driven applications such as business intelligence and data warehousing...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Shield your applications from catastrophe

    Whether they reside on the company's internal servers or are accessible via the web, the applications a business uses to run its operations are complex and changing the nature of IT management. Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g offers one toolset for consolidating application server management. Read more to learn how your...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Webcast: Oracle Fact Finder, Episode 1: Managing Storage Systems

    Oracle's Aaron Newcomb, principal product manager, goes on a fact-finding mission and discovers that it is possible to simplify your storage with the advanced analytics and management user interface of the Sun ZFS Storage Appliance. Join us in the first episode of this series where Aaron tackles questions such as...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Extreme Performance Data Warehousing

    Today information architecture is much more dynamic that what it was just a few years ago. Data volumes are exploding generating larger and larger databases, storing increasingly varied file types. Businesses are demanding faster response times and are delivering more analytics. In fact businesses continue to invest in BI and...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Oracle Business Analytics: Business Intelligence Mobile Demo

    Key product managers from Oracle discuss the highlights from the Open World conference and explain how analytics has transformed in the last few years. They note that demands have shifted from traditional data focus towards big data and social analytics, delivery and planning in the cloud, end user access, the...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Webcast: Oracle Fact Finder, Episode 2: Managing Storage Systems:

    Is your storage infrastructure keeping up with data growth and performance demands? Oracle's Aaron Newcomb finds the answers to help you grow your storage environments while maintaining optimal application performance with Oracle's Pillar Axiom. Join us in the second episode of this series going to try and find out how...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Demo: Work as a Team

    Talent reviews are one of the most strategic processes within an organisation, however it is generally a manual process with many limitations - its labour intensive and accountability after the review process is generally missing. As a result this process to help solve complex business problems is ineffective for HR...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    The Principal Grows Globally with Oracle Fusion Applications (APAC)

    The Principal Financial Group describes its experience with Oracle Fusion Human Capital Management. CIO of Corporate Services Brian Ness and Assistant Vice President of HR Kathleen Souhrada discuss critical product innovation and deployment choice. Watch this video to see why Principal Financial Group is one of many organisations globally experiencing...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Why the Secret to Loyalty is Customer Experience

    Exceptional customer service experiences are essential for growing and sustaining competitive differentiation in today's market. With this philosophy, this Oracle video delves into "why the secret of customer loyalty is customer experience". Customers were asked what makes a memorable experience that causes them to remain loyal to a brand... But...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Improving Customer Loyalty with Customer Experience Management at Sony Ericsson

    The mobile phone industry is dynamic and consumers are demanding, frequently changing from one manufacturer to another. This video demonstrates how Sony Ericsson has been able to increase customer retention by using an effective, scalable and reliable CRM solution. They've utilitised CRM to achieve high levels of interaction and engagement,...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Integrate for Insight

    Enterprises must learn to understand how best to leverage big data soon, since the amount of data being generated shows no signs of slowing down. Companies who learned to truly leverage big data undernstand that they must intergrate big data with traditional data to gain a 360-degree view of the...

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  • Podcasts // Oct 2012

    Oracle and Cloudera working together on Big Data

    Recent years have seen growing interest in various approaches to clouds and server virtualisation. So far, most cloud use cases focus on application servers. Yet, there are many reasons user organisations also need a "database cloud" for database management systems, data driven applications such as business intelligence and data warehousing...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Driving Innovation Through Analytics

    Digital data is rapidly increasing, yet we aren't getting the right information to make crucial decisions. Business intelligence (BI) tools are difficult to use and slow to respond. Many default to making decisions based on incomplete information. Within this whitepaper learn how Oracle Business Intelligence breaks down the traditional walls...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Customer Video Customers Discuss the Benefits of Oracle Exalytics

    Enterprise units have increased demand for relevant and visible data that can be recorded in close-to real time with reduced latency. In this short video you'll hear testimonials from leading CIOs discussing how they've used Exalytics to interact with data that has previously been unavailable; develop reports faster meeting the...

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