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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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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Cloud Computing Consolidating Databases onto Private Clouds

    The convergence of private clouds and database consolidation provides a lot of overlapping benefits from both IT and business perspectives. It reduces costs and capital expenses, while improving security uptime. Also, the business side derives a higher level of data that is more accurate and faster to access. Read more...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    WebLogic provides Reliable, Fast Platform for Jurlique

    Institutions are demanding more reliable, scalable and high-performing solutions for their data. This video explores how Melbourne University plans to adopt WebLogic server to meet these requirements, while also reducing their overhead support costs. They also plan to increase their data security and efficiency by using Golden Gate to replicate...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Manage Oracle Exalogic from Application to Disk

    Enterprises demand an effective application for managing and monitoring their storage, software, hardware and networks. This video demonstration shows how technology managers can use the Exalogic dashboard in the Oracle Enterprise Manager to monitor their entire environment; remotely diagnose and report issues; manage troubleshooting; and request support from Oracle with...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Unified SOA tools align business and IT

    The ability to map IT infrastructure to the business needs of an enterprise has long been the hallmark of effective IT. Deploying a unified SOA suite is the best way to realise the promises of SOA in aligning business and IT. Integration with BPM magnifies this alignment, delivering even greater...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Adelaide University Consolidates Workflow Systems

    Oracle helps your enterprise achieve all the benefits of better-managed processes by delivering unified, industry-leading products for business process management (BPM). Unified BPM delivers faster time-to-value, reduces complexity and risk, and enables strategic advantage while delivering the tactical results you need today. Join Chris Owen, Manager of Application Services University...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Oracle Delivers Unique Value With Oracle Solaris

    The Unix Operating System (OS) has a rich history. Starting from its origins as an AT&T development project in the 1970s to providing the foundation for HP and Sun Microsystems to challenge the mighty IBM mainframe business, Unix can even be credited with spinning off descendants BSD and Linux, with...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Infrastructure Modernization Done with Ease and Efficiency: Application Consolidation to the Private Cloud

    One of the central themes around cloud computing is "doing more with less," which is most often accomplished through consolidating existing legacy systems to modern software and hardware. This is where the Oracle Cloud deployment solutions best fit. Oracle has tools and processes in place to ease the move to...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    How to Improve the Efficiency and Performance of an SAP Environment Whitepaper

    Business-critical SAP environments consist of many components: applications, databases, operating systems, servers, networking, storage, management tools, and backup software. In a typical multivendor approach, careful and complex process of selection, integration, and testing is critical to ensure the infrastructure can deliver expected performance and reliability. Supported by SAP, the Oracle...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Enhancing the Customer Experience: The Promise of BPM Technology for Retailers

    The burgeoning e-commerce industry has received a decisive boost from these multi-channel interactions, accelerating some retail strategies and disrupting others. To survive in this environment, both traditional brick-and-mortar retailers and e-tailers need to rethink the fundamental aspects of customer experience management. This solution brief explains how retail business processes can...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Increasing Operational Agility: BPM in Telecommunications

    Business processes are at the heart of what makes a business successful and differentiates it from the competition. This is especially true in the telecommunications industry, where Communications Service Providers (CSPs) face declining voice revenues, excessive competition from new types of service providers, and rising demand for integrated telephony, mobile...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    E-Business Suite on Exadata

    Oracle E-Business Suite is the most comprehensive suite of integrated, global business applications that enable organizations to make better decisions, reduce costs, and increase performance. The Oracle Exadata Database Machine offers extreme performance for large data warehouses, large On-Line Transaction Processing (OLTP) databases and mixed workloads, making it the ideal...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    The New Competitive Advantage - Strategic CFOs Embrace the Cloud

    In the next three years, 53% of CFOs estimate that over half of their enterprise transactions will be delivered through the cloud, up from the 12 percent who use that delivery mechanism today. In addition to non-core business processes like project management and email, strategic CFOs are also starting to...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Deriving value from SOA with data grids

    This white paper demonstrates that a data grid infrastructure, built with clustered cahing, can help you avoid "weak link" vulnerabilities that can sabotage SOA strategies. Discover why the data grid offers improved data access that can create a competitive edge, improve financial performance, and sustain customer loyalty. Download this free...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Architect Guide to Oracle Traffic Director

    Oracle Traffic Director is a fast, reliable, and scalable layer-7 software load balancer that you can deploy as the reliable entry point for all HTTP and HTTPS traffic to application servers and web servers in your network. As the volume of traffic to your network grows, you can easily scale...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Predictable Performance and Unlimited Scalability with Oracle WebLogic

    Competitive markets, business models, and consumer preferences change quickly, and keeping up requires making changes to existing software or writing entirely new applications. Having a powerful and flexible application server platform can help business leaders meet these challenges. Read this white paper to learn about a strategic application server that...

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  • Videos // Sep 2012

    SquareTwo Financial Video

    SquareTwo Financial doubles its application performance from its Oracle Exadata and Oracle Exalogic implementation. Engineered solutions provide better performance, lower cost, and reduced risk. Watch this short video to find out how SquareTwo created a new debt recovery infrastructure with Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud and Oracle Exadata Database Machine that...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Ovum Opinion - Oracle BPM Process Accelerators Are Ripe for Development

    A sizeable number of processes exist in every industry that vary much less across companies than processes that are closely tied to revenue generation and important differentiators. Such processes are good candidates for a process accelerator or process template approach. Of particular value are templates that are aimed at enabling...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    BPM Patterns & Practices in Industry

    This whitepaper discusses common BPM adoption patterns to illustrate the value of BPM in terms of Efficiency, Visibility and Agility. Download this complimentary whitepaper to find out how Financial Services, Communications, Utilities and Retail customers have adopted business process management, employed best practices, and addressed the pertinent process challenges...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Consolidating Oracle E-Business Suite on Oracle's SPARC SuperCluster Whitepaper

    Oracle E-Business Suite remains the most comprehensive suite of integrated global business applications, enabling organizations to make better decisions, reduce costs, and increase performance. With literally hundreds of cross-industry capabilities, Oracle E-Business Suite spans enterprise resource planning, customer relationship management, supply chain planning, and other important areas. No matter the...

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  • White Papers // Sep 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. Read on to...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Accelerate SAP while Reducing Risk, Complexity, and Total Cost of Ownership

    Many companies rely on Oracle and SAP for their business-critical enterprise applications. Whether automating manufacturing processes, uncovering volatility in supply or demand, or running the latest financial analyses, the ability to access and analyze the right data quickly is essential. As business needs continue to evolve, adding new capabilities, increasing...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Best Practices for Building a Virtualized SPARC Computing Environment

    This best practices guide provides a solution for a SPARC virtualized environment that hosts general computing workloads using the following technologies: Server Platform: Oracle SPARC T4 servers (T4-2 or T4-4); Virtualization Technology: Oracle VM Server for SPARC 2.2 or later; Datacenter Management: Enterprise Manager Ops Center 12c; Network Infrastructure: Sun...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Consolidating Oracle E-Business Suite on Oracle’s SPARC SuperCluster Technical Whitepaper

    Modern business application deployments such as ERP can be complex, time-consuming, and expensive to deploy, with many interoperating and customized components. In order to provide mission-critical operation, applications, databases, operating systems, servers, networking, storage management, and backup software, must all be configured correctly. Identifying bottlenecks, tuning the database, optimizing server...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Increasing Application Availability by Using the Oracle VM Server for SPARC Live Migration Feature: An Oracle Database Example

    This paper describes how to take advantage of the live migration capability in the Oracle VM Server for SPARC 2.2 software to migrate a running single instance of Oracle Database 11g Release 2 from one system to another system without interruption. Note: Oracle Database 11g Release 2 that runs on...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Branded Video Posts: Using Multimedia to Increase Engagement

    Video content - whether curated user-generated video or original branded content - is exploding across the internet. As a result, it has become imperative that you include video as part of your overall social media posting strategy. After all, nearly every demographic that is now consuming social media was raised...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Consolidating Oracle E-Business Suite on Oracle's SPARC SuperCluster

    Modern business application deployments such as ERP can be complex, time-consuming, and expensive to deploy, with many interoperating and customized components. In order to provide mission-critical operation, applications, databases, operating systems, servers, networking, storage management, and backup software must all be configured correctly. Identifying bottlenecks, tuning the database, optimizing server...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Oracle Information Architecture: An Architect’s Guide to Big Data

    Big Data architecture is not about understanding just what is different. It's also about how to integrate what's new to what you already have - from database-and-BI infrastructure to IT tools, and end user applications. Oracle's own product announcements in hardware, software, and new partnerships have been designed to change...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Oracle Hyperion Financial Management Virtualization

    This paper is to explain the usage and benefits of virtualization technologies on an Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) deployment. This paper is not intended to be a source of best practices nor a recommendation for application deployment. It is intended to provide a solid foundation of technical information regarding...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Exalogic Backup and Recovery Best Practices

    Oracle Exalogic is an integrated hardware and software system designed to provide a complete platform for a wide range of application types and widely varied workloads. Intended for large-scale, performance-sensitive, mission-critical application deployments, the Exalogic system contains many redundant components to ensure that the failure of any single component does...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Oracle Engineered Systems: Complete Data Center Infrastructure for SAP Landscapes

    Deploying a sophisticated SAP landscape is complex and time-consuming, and ongoing maintenance requires a great deal of effort on the part of data center staff. SAP applications and databases, operating systems, host bus adapter and switch firmware, servers, networking, storage systems, and backup, virtualization, and management software all must be...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Oracle Information Architecture: An Architect's Guide to Big Data

    Organizations are capturing and sharing more data from more sources than ever before. As a result there are many challenges in managing high-volume and high-velocity data streams quickly and analytically. Big Data is all about finding a needle of value in a haystack of unstructured information - using big data...

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  • White Papers // Aug 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 graphics...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    How Brands Can Optimize Social Strategies with Analytics White Paper

    It seems as if everyone is talking about the critical nature of measuring the effectiveness and return-on-investment of social media. Brands need to know exactly which specific data is available from Facebook, how it can be used, and what it can deliver. If you have 100,000 fans but all...

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  • eBooks // Jul 2012

    Oracle Fusion CRM eGuide

    Traditional CRM software typically focuses on sales automation and transaction processing but often lacks the bigger picture of continuity and performance of the entire sales organization. To remain competitive in a technology-oriented market, companies have to move their sales teams into an integrated environment that concentrates on sales planning, sales...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Leveraging Governance to Sustain Enterprise Architecture Efforts

    Anecdotally, most Enterprise Architecture (EA) professionals probably rose through IT ranks in their careers. And most IT professionals like to experiment and work with computer-based technology. They like to solve problems and make things better. Whether it's building the Linux kernel or writing Java code, there is a thrill with...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Analyst Brief: NERSC Case Study On Tape as Cost-Effective and Reliable Solution for Primary Data Storage

    When is tape a direct access storage device? And when is a very active tape archive really just another tier of "regular" storage? At the NERSC Center in California, tape is simply seen as extremely efficient, cost-effective, scalable?and reliable?storage. With over 13 PB of data on tape (growing at around...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    Backup and Recovery with Oracle's Sun ZFS Storage Appliances and Oracle Recovery Manager

    Unceasing data growth is posing a number of challenges for organizations. Not only are storage costs skyrocketing due to the need to store and manage more data, but protecting the enterprise's critical data also is becoming increasingly difficult. Databases are widely deployed and are typically cited as having the most...

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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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  • 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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  • Webcasts // Dec 2011

    Screencast: Private Cloud Storage Optimization (related to Optimizing Storage)

    Learn how optimizations in Oracle Database 11g and Oracle Exadata Efficiently manage more data, maximize performance and provide protection against data loss. Reduce storage costs by a factor of 10x.

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Video: Introduction to the Oracle Database Appliance

    Introducing the Oracle Database Appliance, a fully integrated system of software, servers, storage and networking in a single box. It's a complete, engineered high availability database solution capable of supporting a wide range of home grown and packaged OLTP and Data Warehousing applications. It's simple to implement, maintain, support and...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Flash Demo: Establish a First Line of Defense with Oracle Database Firewall

    Millions of organizations worldwide have been breached using SQL injection attacks. The reason these attacks are successful is that they exploit the inherent trust relationship between the application tier and the back-end database and cannot be prevented using traditional security solutions. Watch this demonstration of Oracle Database Firewall to learn...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Podcast: Educational Testing Service puts Oracle Advanced Security to the Test

    ETS is a global leader in creating, managing, and evaluating over 50 million assessment tests in 180 countries including the GRE test and the College Board's SAT test. Recognizing the importance of protecting customer data privacy and integrity, ETS implemented a broad program to safeguard the personally identifiable information (PII)...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Flash Demo: Irreversibly De-Identify Data with Oracle Data Masking

    Many organizations inadvertently breach information when they routinely copy sensitive or regulated production data into non-production environments. Watch this demonstration of Oracle Data Masking Pack and learn how sensitive and valuable information, such as credit card and social security numbers, can be replaced with realistic values. This allows production data...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Podcast: TransUnion Interactive Addresses PCI Requirements with Oracle Advanced Security (relates to Secuity and Compliance)

    TransUnion Interactive, Inc. is the consumer subsidiary of TransUnion, a global leader in credit and information management, which maintains credit histories on an estimated 500 million consumers across the globe. In this podcast, Ramdas Kenjale, Sr. Manager of Database and Infrastructure, discusses how Oracle Advanced Security with Transparent Data Encryption...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Flash Demo: Oracle Audit Vault: Simplify Compliance and Increase Security

    Nearly all organizations use native database auditing, but few regularly monitor this audit trail for threats. Watch this demonstration of Oracle Audit Vault and learn how to make the most of native database auditing. Oracle Audit Vault automatically collects and consolidates Oracle and non-Oracle database audit trails into a centralized...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Flash Demo: Oracle Database Vault: Privacy, Insider Threats, Compliance

    Stolen credentials and insiders with legitimate access to application data who intentionally abuse, or accidentally misuse their privileges, account for data breaches and billions of dollars in damages in many organizations. Watch this demonstration of Oracle Database Vault and learn how to protect? data stored in your database by limiting...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Oracle launches SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 and Next Generation SPARC T4 Servers

    The optimized processor system design provides support for a wide range of IT services and application types. Uniformity of management interfaces and standards adoption also help reduce administrative costs, while an innovative chassis design provides density, efficiency, and economy for modern data centers. Watch this webcast with Oracle CEO Larry...

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  • Videos // Dec 2011

    Find an Assured Unix Platform For Oracle Applications with SPARC and Solaris

    Organizations running Oracle software for their mission-critical applications need a clear roadmap for their server platform that offers assured support, along with best-in-class performance and operating efficiency. Oracle's ability to deliver a complete hardware and software stack reduces risk, simplifies administration, and cuts operating costs while delivering world-record performance. Watch...

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  • Videos // Dec 2011

    SPARC T4 Processor Design and Benefits

    The previous design of the SPARC processors focused on throughput, specifically designed for threaded applications. The latest generation, the T4, has an updated core that markedly increases general purpose single thread application performance, such as business transactions, and also multi-thread applications, such as supporting many simultaneous website users. Listen to...

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  • Videos // Dec 2011

    Meet Oracle's SPARC T4 Server Family

    Identifying what server architecture to implement in your enterprise can be difficult, especially with tight IT budgets. The risk of disruption of service to existing systems is also a major consideration. The latest version of SPARC servers, with a five-fold performance improvement over the previous version of processors, features a...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2011

    Oracle SPARC SuperClusters - The New SPARC-based Engineered Systems

    The sheer complexities currently being introduced into enterprise data systems by solutions from multiple vendors and build-it-yourself approaches cause complications not only from a technology standpoint, but also from a relationship management and support perspective. Delivering on the demands of IT services applications and virtualized, high-performance data centers requires a...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The Value of Social Data

    Social media provides a wealth of data that can tell you a lot about your brand and your consumers - providing you can effectively act upon that data. According to Digiday, ""48% of digital marketing executives say they focus 'relentlessly' on building customer insights, yet few are executing those strategies...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Super Bowl XLVIII: The Social Story

    This year the Super Bowl and all the surrounding activity just didn’t live up to the hype. The game was a blowout, the commercials were not as strong as previous years, and the broadcast was disappointing. Despite that brands found ways to engage on social channels and extend the reach...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Making the Most of Your CRM: How Best-in-Class Sales Teams Maximize Revenue and Customer Experience

    Customer relationship management (CRM) deployments are most effective when they legitimately support all three words that make up the acronym itself. Customers of the modern business-to-business (B2B) enterprise benefit when they purchase goods and services from companies who are focused on the buyer’s experience. Internal relationships within the selling organization...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Keeping PACE with Best Practices in Sales Performance Management

    Recent Aberdeen research conducted for Motivate, Incent, Compensate, Enable: Sales Performance Management Best Practices (January 2013) reveals a number of specific best practices that sales leaders — and their vital sales operations support teams — can adopt, in order to create more opportunity for them to achieve Best-in-Class performance. This...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Eliminating the Noise: Best Practices for the Five W’s of Sales Intelligence

    Much as a journalist is expected to report on the “who, what, when,” etc. when filing their story, professional business-to-business (B2B) sales reps are more likely to open doors, nurture opportunities, and close deals when they know more about their prospect or customer. Sales Intelligence, as a broad category of...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Deal Management Mobilized: How the Best-in-Class Close the Sale Anywhere, Anytime, with Any Device

    Dramatic shifts in workplace norms as a result of remote sales teams are now a reality, as field-based personnel perform so many vital selling and strategic account management business functions, more effectively armed with tablets than ever before. Aberdeen research conducted for Sales Performance Management 2012: How the Best-in-Class Optimize...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    CEO Perspectives: How HR Can Take a Bigger Role in Driving Growth

    This survey report by the Economist Intelligence Unit investigates whether the HR function is forging a close relationship with the CEO. It explores the nature of these working relationships, how they have been affected by the economic downturn and how they vary across industries and regions.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Report on How Human Capital and Talent Technology are Influencing Global Business

    Examing survey results from a poll of senior business leaders and human resource executives, this joint report from Deloitte and Oracle takes a closer look at how businesses are using human capital management (HCM) technology to meet their growth goals. Download now to take an in depth look at this...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Oracle Fusion Financials Cloud Service

    Modern organizations are under intense pressure to provide accurate, reliable, and speedy financial information to business decision-makers. Furthermore, complying with global standards has become more of a headache than ever before. How do you know if financial management in the cloud is right for you? This data sheet takes an...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Empowering Modern Finance - The CFO as Technology Evangelist

    The CFO as Technology Evangelist is a research report commissioned by Oracle and Accenture, in collaboration with Longitude Research, that explores how modern CFOs and finance executives are adopting emerging technologies within their finance functions to enable the development of new capabilities and to transform the role of finance.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    ERP in the Cloud and the Modern Business

    Businesses are realizing that the cloud is the future of enterprise software and offers many attractive business benefits. But there is much to think about when evaluating the potential move to a cloud model, especially for core systems like ERP. View IDC’s WhitePaper: ERP in the Cloud and the Modern...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Best Practices for recruiting the right talent

    This white paper examines best practices in recruiting and the technology behind those practices. It discusses how to reduce time to hire by up to 50 percent, reduce cost per hire by up to 70 percent, and improve recruiter efficiency in finding the right talent.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The New Business of Business Leaders: Hiring and Onboarding

    This paper explores the role of business leaders in driving talent management functions, specifically around hiring and onboarding challenges. It discusses how talent intelligence helps business leaders find better candidates faster, make better build/buy/rent decisions, decrease new hire time-to-proficiency, and decrease the number of new hires who quickly leave.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Seven Steps to Building a High-Impact Learning Culture

    Want to build a high-impact learning culture in your organization? This executive brief outlines the key steps in buildling an organizational culture that nurtures learning and helps employees live up to their fullest potential.

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  • White Papers // May 2014

    One-Two Punch with New ZS3 Series

    The raw volume of data that is managed has increased by 50% over the last decade, while IT staffing levels stay the same. Database admins are facing increasing challenges due to complexities that arise with maintaining performance and the data explosion. Learn how IT leaders can reduce manual activities by...

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