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  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Why Compromise Your Subsidiaries with Multi-Tier ERP?

    Over 70% of companies desire a single ERP system. But today’s reality is 49% have 6 or more different financial systems, resulting in higher costs, reduced visibility and lack of control. Learn how the Oracle ERP cloud can enable modern businesses to: Simplify and standardize systems Reduce costs and...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Modernizing Finance with Oracle Financials Cloud

    Modern finance organizations are embracing “disruptive” or “emerging” technologies such as social, mobile, and advanced analytics to fundamentally change how they work and how they relate to processes, people, and even objects, bringing greater value to the enterprise. Technology is no longer about simply automating existing processes. It’s about how...

    Provided By Oracle

  • eBooks // Aug 2014

    eBook: Modernise Your Business with Oracle ERP Cloud

    This eBook explores the growing popularity and success of cloud ERP applications – with modern functionality but without the overhead of IT infrastructure, maintenance and upgrades. Find out how moving ERP into the cloud allows organisations to: Simplify technological requirements Realise a faster ROI Drive project success with complete portfolio visibility

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  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Aberdeen: Keeping PACE with Best Practices in Sales Performance Management

    Recent Aberdeen research 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 Research Brief isolates a number of core competencies and technology enablers that...

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  • White Papers // May 2014

    The TURBO Diaries: Application-Controlled Frequency Scaling Explained

    Most multi-core architectures nowadays support Dynamic Voltage and Frequency Scaling (DVFS) to adapt their speed to the system's load and save energy. Some recent architecture additionally allows cores to operate at boosted speeds exceeding the nominal base frequency but within their thermal design power. In this paper, the authors propose...

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  • White Papers // May 2014

    Realizing the Superior Value and Performance of Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance

    With application storage requirements growing at a tremendous rate, costs are skyrocketing while IT budgets are flat or declining. Today’s IT environments require storage solutions that have superior performance with lower initial and ongoing costs, along with high levels of integration between storage and application infrastructure to minimise onsite testing...

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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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  • 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 // 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

    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

    Everything You Know About Sales is Wrong - Profit Magazine

    Everything You Know About Sales is Wrong. Daniel Pink, author of the book, To Sell Is Human unveils the secrets to selling - what makes sales people tick and the traits that make the best sellers successful in today’s marketplace.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    2013 Trends to Watch: Customer Experience and Interaction

    Don’t let your customers move faster than your company does with digital interactions. Migrate to the new interconnected service culture, powered by smart devices and the Web to beat the competition and satisfy customers. Read this document to see how you too can climb up to cloud level and use...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Instagram Guide

    Who are the top 10 brands on Instagram, and what are their secrets to success with visuals—image and Video—in this white-hot platform? What might 12,000 likes per second mean for YOUR brand? In this PowerPoint-styled tutorial, Oracle Social Cloud (#OracleSocial) offers up break-through examples of how brands are leveraging the...

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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 // Feb 2014

    Oracle Business Intelligence Mobile App Designer Solution Brief

    This solution brief introduces viewers to the benefits of using the Oracle BI Mobile App Designer. You will learn how Oracle BI Apps can run on multiple operating platforms and mobile devices. See how data can be quickly transformed into graph displays with navigation panes to help users select the...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    DIY Mobile Analytic Apps with Oracle BI Mobile App Designer

    Watch these examples of how Oracle BI Mobile App Designer enables users to easily create stunning visually compelling and interactive analytical applications on desktops and mobile devices, from any type of business data using a simple drag and drop interface. See how you can use the resulting outputted QR code...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Introduction to Oracle BI Mobile App Designer

    Oracle BI Mobile App Designer lets you create visually stunning and interactive analytical apps for any line of business, regardless of the operating system or screen size, the newly created applications are available on any mobile device. You can create analytical apps tailor made to your area of interest or...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Oracle Social Network

    Oracle Social Network was developed as an alternative to existing models of enterprise collaboration: specifically, traditional tool-centered approaches that require the user to break context to communicate. The relatively recent addition of social networking tools, micro-blogging, walls and activity streams into the enterprise has compounded the problem, creating a third...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    How Brands Can Optimize Social Strategies with Analytics

    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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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Managing the Social Media Mix

    The growth in social media has overwhelmed many marketers. Things are moving so fast that many brand managers stay busy keeping tabs on the latest developments and trends, with little time to look at the mix of social media being put into the market. The term 'marketing mix' refers...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    How to Socially Enable Your Contact Center

    Social-enabled contact centers leverage social interactions to build stronger relationships with customers, deliver consistent and relevant brand experiences across touch points, and better engage customers with employees and partners. There are 3 capabilities your company will need to be successful, download this article to read more.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    The Power of Transformational Knowledge

    Investing in the creation of a Transformational State of Knowledge builds a defensible advantage in delivering great customer experiences. This approach drives down service costs while increasing customer loyalty and advocacy, as customers become more engaged and drive greater referrals. There are 3 capabilities your company will need to be...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Social Recruiting for Dummies

    Get simple, practical advice on recruiting with social media - from creating and implementing a social recruitment strategy, to fostering a truly aspirational employment brand. Learn to: * Use social networks to recruit talent and tap into your employees' networks * Find the right tools to scale your efforts...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Five Questions About Managing Social Media that You Should Ask Your Agency

    Choosing the right marketing or branding agency for your company is a complicated task. Your agency will have your brand in its hands - tinkering with it, stretching it, and molding it. You need the result to be something new and unexpected, but still on-strategy and successful. So how...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Social Media and Business Intelligence: Creating the Integrated Customer Hub

    As social media use has grown, an urgent need has emerged to correlate the information generated through social data with existing consumer information, and integrate it with sophisticated data management systems. This white paper describes how organizations can blend social insights with more-traditional data in an integrated customer data...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Infographic: Get Started with Social Relationship Management

    Too many brands focus on acquiring Facebook fans, not on engaging with them to deliver ROI and monetization in the long-term. Learn how you can succeed in the changing social media landscape and deliver tangible results.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Infographic: The Relationship between C-Suite and HR

    80% of CEOs and CFOs want the head of HR to be key in their company's strategic planning. This statistic shows that many executives have high expectations of their human resources leaders. Download this infographic for more facts about the relationship between the C-suite and HR.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Driving the Business Forward with Human Capital Management

    Five key points to consider before you invest Global business has affected no group more than Human Resources (HR). Recruiting, hiring, developing, and retaining global workers is more complicated in a global economy adding another layer complexity, and without doing those things effectively, companies simply cannot grow. Therefore there is...

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  • Videos // Oct 2013

    Oracle Health

    A real-life scenario is mapped out in this 2-minute video on how Business Analytics can assist in identifying, analysing and solving real-life problems. This video takes a look at the potential a Business Analytics tool has in the health sector. Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine helps organisations of all sizes benefit...

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  • Videos // Oct 2013

    Oracle Telco

    A real-life scenario is mapped out in this 2-minute video on how Business Analytics can assist in identifying, analysing and solving real-life problems. This video takes a look at the potential a Business Analytics tool has in the Telecommunications sector. Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine helps organisations of all sizes benefit...

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  • Resource Center // Dec 2010

    Flash Array Calculator

    Oracle's Sun Storage F5100 Flash Array is the world's fastest and most power efficient flash array for accelerating databases and I/O intensive applications. It redefines database performance, cutting transaction times in half and doubling application throughput. By entering information about your own application data environments, the Flash Array Calculator...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Run Your Business Better With Oracle's EPM Solutions

    Comprehensive and effective performance management is an ongoing challenge for organizations with increasingly complex systems and processes. In addition to the in-depth strategic, financial and operational support that businesses now require, executives and decision-makers must also be able to count on integration with their existing enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions....

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Oracle CRM On Demand Sales

    With Oracle CRM On Demand one can make the sales teams more efficient and effective, leading to dramatic gains in revenue and profitability. With unique capabilities such as auto-forecasting, embedded analytics, sales coaching, and closed-loop lead management, Oracle CRM On Demand gives one the tools needed to maximize sales performance....

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Point Cloud: Storage, Loading, and Visualization

    In recent years laser scanning and terrestrial imaging have enabled the collection of large amounts of LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) data. New laser scanning equipment made it easier to acquire 3-D representations of real world entities as high-density point clouds, which may then be generalized to compact forms such...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Architectural Strategies for IT Optimization: From Silos to Clouds

    In business and IT, there is no steady state where one grand plan can optimize all aspects of an enterprise's architecture. Amidst the best intentions, the dynamics of business continuously drive sub-optimal, redundant, and ad hoc IT responses. As the IT portfolio grows, IT legacy investments and architectures begin to...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Best Practices For Conflict Detection And Resolution In Active-Active Database Configurations Using Oracle GoldenGate

    One of the most effective ways to enable increased availability and performance for database infrastructures is to establish an active-active environment, which distributes database transactions across multiple databases. Beyond disaster recovery and tolerance, active-active configurations facilitate continuous operations, offer additional raw computing capacity, and provide the flexibility to optimize workload...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Data Masking Best Practices

    Enterprises need to share production data with various constituents while also protecting sensitive or personally identifiable aspects of the information. As the number of applications increases, more and more data gets shared, thus further increasing the risk of a data breach, where sensitive data gets exposed to unauthorized parties. Oracle...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2010

    Drive Performance with Talent Management

    Please join Michelle Newell from Oracle to discuss driving performance with talent management. An effective talent strategy can help you drive business results and make you look good by engaging your workforce. Oracle enables you to create a strategic vision around the kind of people you want in your workforce,...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2010

    Collaboration at Work

    Please join Michelle Newell from Oracle to discuss collaboration at work. Oracle offers you the opportunity to enable collaboration at work in order to increase the user experience and to drive productivity across the enterprise, all within one secure environment. Please view this video to learn more about how Oracle...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Financial Services: Leveraging Technology For The Next Six Sigma Revolution

    The goal of Six Sigma is to achieve an almost total elimination of defects ideally per million opportunities. Simply put, defects are any outcomes of a process that are not quite what was expected, in other words, they bring variability to the process. These defects, for the purposes of Six...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Achieving the Cloud Computing Vision

    Cloud computing is enabling the agility required by organizations to be leaders in today's ever growing global economy. It is accelerating the time to market for new products and services while reducing the costs to design, build, deploy, and support these products and services. It has the ability to fundamentally...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Management Excellence Framework: Design To Decide

    The Design to decide management process is the key to strategy formulation. It helps companies decide how to realize the highest returns for all stakeholders in the most appropriate markets. To create successful strategies, companies are applying scenario analysis, an approach that had some popularity in the 1970s and 1980s...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Human Capable Information Security

    Declarative, heuristic security is a concept with which they're intimately familiar as human beings - it is the way in which all place value levels on the security or privacy of information which they hold as individuals and then make real-time, context sensitive, risk-based decisions to decide upon the willingness...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Management Excellence Framework: Gain To Sustain

    Traditional performance management is a top-down exercise in which a management team translates strategic goals into success factors, key performance indicators and improvement initiatives. But today's enterprise operates within a network of different stakeholders, each of which contributes to the overall performance of the organization. Employees contribute labor and shareholders...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Management Excellence Framework: Investigate To Invest

    External stakeholders ask not for a budget, but for projections, forecasts and market guidance. If you miss external trends that have an impact on your business the repercussions can be serious. Stakeholders lose confidence in the capabilities of the management team, the share price may be affected, and agencies may...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Management Excellence Framework: Plan To Act

    In the era of operational excellence, operational processes became well defined. Order to Cash, Procure to Pay, Invest to Retire, and Develop to Release, among others, became reliable, uniform, and predictable ways to get the job done. In time, the management processes will be defined with the same degree of...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Dimensional Excellence Build It Or Buy It?

    Large organizations need to manage and align the dimensions that classify and categorize their operational, transactional and analytical systems. Without alignment, analysis and reporting cannot be reconciled with confidence across the enterprise. Deploying an effective enterprise dimension management system is a challenging process with serious risks. Such a system must...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Operational Analytics: Putting Analytics To Work In Operational Systems

    Analytics, and the use of analytics to make organizations more effective, have become an increasingly hot topic over recent years. With books like Super Crunchers, Competing on Analytics and Analytics at Work promoting the approach analytics have begun to move into the mainstream. There are many ways to use analytics...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Liquidity Risk Management In Financial Services: Strategies For Success

    Having survived an unprecedented credit and liquidity crisis, the road to success for global financial institutions will continue to change dramatically. With pressure mounting on governments to take action, continuing strains in the economy, unforgiving trial in the court of public opinion, volatility of markets, and complexity of financial products,...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Effective Account Origination With Siebel Financial Services Customer Order Management For Banking

    In the absence of an enterprise account origination solution, banks encounter multiple problems and inefficiencies such as limited ability to offer customers packages for products that cross lines of business and lost sales opportunities from incomplete views of customer holdings. Account origination is a primary income driver in retail banking....

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    eHealthcare: Patient Management Without Walls

    The healthcare ecosystem is changing. The confluence of several critical factors is necessitating a comprehensive re-evaluation of healthcare systems and the delivery of care. Established healthcare systems in developed countries will need to adjust to address the predicted chronic disease epidemics and the demands of an aging population. In developing...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Profitability Management In Healthcare

    The traditional model of how employee healthcare benefits are provided is changing. Large employers providing a comprehensive benefits package are shrinking in numbers. Small employers and independent workers seeking healthcare insurance coverage on their own are replacing these. This new Individual or Direct Pay model presents new challenges for Payers....

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Oracle's Optimized Solution For E-Business Suite

    Whether deploying new application services, modernizing existing business-critical services, or increasing solution availability, selecting and implementing a hardware architecture that will perform optimally and meet service level agreements is a complex feat. There is an almost endless combination of hardware components, and new technologies are continually being introduced. Planning to...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Oracle Financial Services Asset Liability Management Analytics

    The highly volatile and liquid nature of today's financial markets is forcing companies across the Financial Services industry to place renewed emphasis on the most efficient use of capital, balanced with acceptable risk. The application delivers relevant information to meet the needs of all the roles responsible for risk management...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Oracle ERP Applications And Oracle Hyperion Financial Management

    Every organization has unique issues with their financial consolidation process. What are the challenges? 1) Are one coping with numerous transactional systems from several vendors, or does one have single or multiple instances of the same system across the organization? 2) If one has a single ERP/GL system, can one...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    MySQL and Virtualization Guide

    Using virtualization can be an effective way of better utilizing the hardware of the machine when using MySQL, or to provide improved security or isolation of different instances of MySQL on the same machine. In some circumstances, virtualization may be a suitable solution for scaling out the database environment by...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Oracle Information Rights Management 11g - Managing Information Everywhere It Is Stored and Used

    Oracle Information Rights Management (Oracle IRM) extends security, control, and tracking of sensitive information beyond repositories and beyond enterprise perimeters protecting every copy of an organization's most sensitive information, everywhere it is stored and used on end user desktops, laptops and in disparate repositories, inside and outside the firewall. Most...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Enabling End-to-End 10 Gigabit Ethernet in Oracle's Sun Netra ATCA Product Family

    This paper provides an overview of Oracle's 10 Gigabit Ethernet-enabled Advanced Telecom Computing Architecture (ATCA) platforms and the spectrum of available Oracle Sun blades. It outlines the full ecosystem of ATCA products, highlighting how 10 GbE Ethernet is integrated into the Oracle ATCA blade family. Communication carriers and Network Equipment...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Oracle Communications Instant Messaging Server: Real-Time Collaboration for Service Providers and the Extended Enterprise

    When deploying an Instant Messaging (IM) platform, an enterprise or service provider must ensure that the platform addresses the needs of many users, each with a unique set of challenges, as well as the organization's strategic operations. Oracle Communications Instant Messaging Server is a comprehensive IM application that can easily...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Oracle Enterprise Manager Grid Control 11g Release 1 Security Deployment - Best Practices

    The dynamic and complex nature of today's IT environments, the potential fallout of security breaches in terms of the financial implications and loss of goodwill coupled with stringent regulatory requirements make security a critical area of consideration for both business and IT managers. Whilst security considerations are important for standalone...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Optimizing WebCenter Interaction Performance

    Web application performance can mean different things to different people. To IT administrators, it boils down to how many boxes they need to run their system. Implied in this question are stability and responsiveness. They generally want to run an application on as few servers as possible to reduce license...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Deploying Oracle Beehive With BlackBerry Enterprise Server for MDS Applications

    In today's enterprise, employees expect their mobile devices to enable the same level of productivity as their computer. Every year the number of employees using mobile devices increases, putting a strain on IT departments which need to adopt new technology and develop new support infrastructures for such services. Oracle Beehive...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    High Performance Security for SOA and XML Web Services Using Oracle Web Services Manager and Oracle SPARC Enterprise T-Series Servers

    This paper details the high performance security strategies for Oracle Web Services Manager secured SOA and XML Web services by adopting the on-chip cryptographic acceleration capabilities of Sun SPARC Enterprise T-Series Servers. Using cryptographic solutions for application security are computationally intensive, which adds significant CPU overheads and severely impacts on...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Clipper Notes?: In Search of the Long-Term Archiving Solution - Tape Delivers Significant TCO Advantage over Disk

    Putting to rest many of the claims that tape has passed its prime, this Clipper Note from The Clipper Group confirms that tape can be an important cost-saving storage technology for long-term archiving of big files in a tiered storage architecture. A couple of highlights: For long-term archiving of...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Building Highly Scalable Web Applications With XStream

    Web applications with a very large number of users place an enormous load on the back-end databases for queries as well as transaction processing. As the underlying workload grows, web companies often prefer to partition their data across many databases. Partitioning the data can provide greater scalability but it comes...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Converged Hardware Management

    Increasingly complex IT infrastructures require new tools and strategies to streamline operations and reduce the management complexity. While virtualization and cloud-based technologies have helped consolidate the datacenter and improve overall system utilization, many IT professionals are still challenged by the need for multiple tools for managing physical and virtual environments....

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    The Most Complete & Integrated Virtualization

    Virtualization has reached critical mass among IT professionals who are increasingly aware of the need for consolidation and cost reduction. In addition to overall efficiency, however, many or now looking beyond consolidation toward the optimized delivery of more and more advanced on-demand services and integrated application management. The result is...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Oracle WebLogic: The World's #1 Application Server

    A definitive prerequisite for cloud computing is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, and rock solid application infrastructure platform. Add to this vision, the practical mandate for data center consolidation which requires bringing together countless mission-critical and performance-sensitive workloads, and the classic requirements of scalability, availability, and efficiency. With so many, and sometimes...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Oracle Business Process Management

    Managing the many and often complex business processes inherent within nearly all organizations can be a difficult and all too often time-consuming experience. By failing to effectively manage a wide variety of human, system, document and decision-based processes, today's enterprise risks competitiveness, market position and even revenue. On the other...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Lower Costs with Oracle Database 11g

    Organizations are driving to more closely align their business and IT priorities in an effort to manage more information, improve quality of service and maximize their return on data center investments. Emerging technologies such as cloud computing compound the benefits of database consolidation for OLTP applications and also improve the...

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