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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...

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  • 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

    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 // 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 // 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 Utilities

    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 Utilities sector. Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine helps organisations of all sizes benefit...

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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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  • White Papers // Nov 2004

    Analytic Workspace Manager and Oracle OLAP 10g

    Designing and implementing the dimensional model is one of the core activities of building a business intelligence application. The OLAP Option to Oracle Database 10g is the OnLine Analytic Processing (OLAP) server for business intelligence. Analytic Workspace Manager, the primary administrative tool of the OLAP Option, provides users with the...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2004

    Using PHP to Create Custom SSO Login and Sign-Off Pages

    If a person has installed Oracle Application Server 10g Enterprise Edition and are ready to create custom SSO login and sign-off pages, then he or she might want to consider using PHP over the traditional PL/SQL and JSP methods. A big advantage of using PHP over PL/SQL and JSP is...

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  • Downloads // Jan 2004

    Oracle JDeveloper 10g

    The Oracle Application Development Framework helps developers productively develop J2EE applications using visual and declarative tools while allowing them to choose any technology they wish. JDeveloper offers several views on your work - an application based view, file system views or code organized views. The application view allows you to...

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  • Tools & Templates // May 2009

    Web 2.0 tools that can help you gather information about your customers

    Play this demo video and discover how CRM On Demand solution uses powerful Web 2.0 tools to bring together the best of the web to your fingertips.

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Discover how you can work smarter and increase efficiency with Enterprise 2.0

    Are you often bogged down by information overload and handicapped by lack access to reliable and updated source of information? Learn how you can.

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Complimentary Research Report: Enterprise Performance Management, The Australian State of the Art

    The field of Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) continues to grow. New performance indicators (KPIs) routinely emerge and are said to provide new performance insights and a panacea to the problems of aligning behaviors with key performance drivers. However, many Australian organisations are still extracting an insufficient return on measurement from...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2008

    Product Lifecycle Management in the Pharmaceutical Industry

    Pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies are under severe pressure to improve product pipelines, accelerate time to market, and improve margins on existing products - while also maintaining strict adherence to quality principles and regulatory requirements. However, drug development is a long process with significant risks, and pharmaceutical companies are faced with...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Earned Value Lite: Making Earned Value Management Work for Every Project

    The criteria for earned value management, or EVM-a technique for measuring project progress in an objective manner-were developed for major systems acquisitions. They tend to be overly prescriptive for smaller projects, which discourages many organizations and individuals from adopting them. Now, however, organizations and individuals can adopt a formula-often called...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Change Management Best Practices for the Engineering and Construction Industry

    Construction contracts differ from most legal agreements in that they expect and plan for changes. The purpose of this white paper is to highlight best practices of identifying and managing changes that might occur on a constructing project, and provide a process to effectively manage changes on construction projects. It...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2008

    Performance and Scalability Benchmark: Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management on Sun SPARC Enterprise T5220 and M8000 Servers Running the Solaris 10 OS

    Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management (BRM) on Sun SPARC Enterprise servers running Solaris 10 provides a high-performance, scalable, and secure solution for enterprises using Oracle 10g and Oracle 10g Real Application Cluster (RAC). This highly scalable solution helps service providers accelerate the launch of new services; enable monetization of...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Self-Service That Really Serves

    To truly meet the demands of the informed consumer, self-service solutions must have fully integrated e-commerce and e-billing systems that accommodate every aspect of the online customer experience. Read this free white paper to learn about all-in-one systems that build your brand and keep customers coming back.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    How Do You Evaluate Which On-Demand CRM Solution Is Right for You?

    The three main drivers of SaaS adoption?low initial cost of ownership, speed of deployment, and low internal IT resource profile?make SaaS solutions attractive at any time, but even more so in times of recession, provided there is a bona fide business need and the initiative can reliably be expected to...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    10 things to know about Grid Infrastructure

    Access this Complimentary Report to better understand the benefits of a grid infrastructure and learn how to employ strategies and best practice that can ensure a graceful, gradual and successful Grid Computing implementation.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Mastering Project Management Fundamentals Critical For Successful Earned Value Management

    Earned Value Management (EVM) is a program management technique that integrates cost, schedule, and technical performance to improve overall project management performance while reducing risk. This white paper explores the state of project management and the challenges in adopting EVM today. It then discusses how aerospace and defense organizations can...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Database Consolidation onto Private Clouds

    Consolidating databases onto a private cloud is a new model for the delivery of database services. Private clouds consolidate servers, storage, operating systems, databases, and mixed workloads onto a shared hardware and software infrastructure. Deploying databases on a consolidated private cloud enables IT departments to improve quality of service levels...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Video: Rapid Bottleneck Identification: A better way to do load testing

    Watch the free, on-demand video to learn how to easily launch a critical Web application. Ensuring good application performance is crucial, but time is short. How can you optimally test the application and still meet your deadlines? Rapid bottleneck identification (RBI) is a new testing methodology that allows quality assurance...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Service-Oriented Architecture: Enabling Agile and Intelligent Businesses

    Watch the free, on-demand webcast see why in the last 3 to 5 years there has been a widespread adoption of SOA (Service-Oriented Architecture) with businesses making significant economic investments in service-enabling in their IT systems enabling companies to build agile and intelligent businesses. As the SOA benefits become apparent...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Oracle Accelerate - Not Just Smart but Timely

    Ovum has been following Oracle's Accelerate program over the last couple of years because they thought it is a smart strategy for penetrating the upper mid-market. Although Oracle developed Accelerate largely in response to slowing growth in its core large-enterprise market, the program seems prescient as the global business climate...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Lower IT Costs with Oracle Database 11g Release 2

    Organizations across the world are using grid computing with Oracle to make the most of their IT resources. And now, Oracle is making grid computing even more accessible. Learn how you can transform your business, budgets, and service levels with Oracle Database 11g Release 2. You'll discover how its new...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Live Event: Turbo-charge your SOA - Cloudy with a chance of services and events

    While the value proposition of SOA is no longer the question, achieving maximum returns on SOA investments remains an art. In the new release of the SOA Suite (11g), Oracle has delivered the next generation SOA platform that greatly simplifies the development, deployment, management and monitoring of service-oriented architectures, while...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Live WebEvent: Turbo-charge your SOA - Cloudy with a chance of services and events

    While the value proposition of SOA is no longer the question, achieving maximum returns on SOA investments remains an art. In the new release of the SOA Suite (11g), Oracle has delivered the next generation SOA platform that greatly simplifies the development, deployment, management and monitoring of service-oriented architectures, while...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Video: Upgrading to Oracle Database 11g Release 2

    Consolidate. Compress. Control. Watch the free, on-demand video to hear how IT leaders are turning to Oracle's second release of Oracle Database 11g to drastically reduce costs and easily manage their environments, database and storage. Learn how to easily upgrade to 11g. Watch Now! Best viewed in Internet Explorer enabled...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Delivering a Cost Efficient and Integrated A/P Automation Solution With Oracle Content Management

    Paper is still an important element of many business processes. Information derived from paper helps feed mission-critical business systems such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems. However, paper introduces inefficiencies that increase costs, including shipping paper documents from one office to another, physically processing those documents (routing, data entry, review),...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Architectural Strategies for Cloud Computing

    Opportunities for improving IT efficiency and performance through centralization of resources have increased dramatically in the last few years with the maturation of technologies such as SOA, virtualization, grid computing, and management automation. A natural outcome of this is what has become increasingly referred to as "cloud computing", where a...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    All Things On Demand

    Traditional customer relationship management (CRM) systems fall short when it comes to usability, deployment and payment speed. Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) 1.0 offers such features, but it is limited in other respects. Adam May, director of product management at Oracle, explains how Oracle On Demand provides all of the business features users...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Delivering a "Wow" Customer Experience

    In today's environment, companies can't just compete on price and product. They must also deliver a great customer experience. Rich Caballero, vice president of product management at Oracle, explains the difference between a miserable customer experience and a "wow" one.

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Increasing Sales Productivity

    In sales, lost time equals lost money. Steve Diamond, senior director of product marketing at Oracle, describes how an easy-to-use on-demand CRM solution can improve productivity at every stage of the sales cycle.

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    How to Improve Customer Service

    Your customers and managers have different needs, putting enormous pressure on your service department. Rich Caballero, vice president of product management at Oracle, explains how a good customer relationship management tool can please customers, while saving the company time and money.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Assessing Bid Viability With Primavera Risk Analysis

    Before drafting and presenting a bid, a company must evaluate the revenue potential of the project, the type of contract to enter into, and its own capacity for executing the project. Each of these areas is heavily impacted by uncertainty. To create the best-possible bid, companies use Primavera Risk Analysis,...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2008

    Why Upgrade to Oracle Database 11g?

    The key value propositions of Oracle Database 11g and the faster and smooth upgrade process make it compelling for businesses to consider upgrading older Oracle databases. Upgrading provides businesses with access to new functionality and ensures that an Oracle database is fully supported by Oracle. There has to be compelling...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Backup and Recovery Scenarios for Oracle WebLogic Server: 10.3

    The goal of this paper is to provide backup and recovery procedures for Oracle WebLogic Server 10.3 deployments. It discusses the mechanism, frequency, and mode for performing backups. It also provides the recovery steps for protection from the most common failure scenarios. One instance of Oracle WebLogic Server in each...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Database Upgrade Using Transportable Tablespaces: Oracle Database 11g Release 1

    Efficient and reliable methods of performing database maintenance - such as upgrading a database - have existed for many Oracle software versions. However, as maintenance windows continue to shrink and database sizes continue to grow, the importance placed on the time required to upgrade a database to a new version...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Disaster Recovery Guide: Oracle SOA Suite 10g on Oracle WebLogic Server

    The Maximum Availability Architecture (MAA) is a best practices blueprint for achieving high availability and performance using Oracle technologies. This MAA white paper provides practical configuration and deployment techniques for creating disaster recovery topologies using disk replication for the middle tier and Oracle Data Guard for the databases in the...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Oracle Active Data Guard Oracle Data Guard 11g Release 1

    Information Technology (IT) organizations have long sought a simple solution to improve the performance of mission-critical applications by offloading the overhead of ad hoc queries, reporting, and backups to a synchronized replica of the production database. The unpredictable nature of these long-running operations and the system resources they consume make...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Configuring Forms 10.1.2 With Single Sign-On (SSO) When SSL Is Enabled

    Oracle Application Server Forms Services provides out-of-the box support for Single Sign-on with no additional coding required in the Forms application. The Single Sign-on out-of-the box configuration is for HTTP protocol. If after installation SSL is enabled for Forms middle tier, then one needs to re-register the Forms middle tier,...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    WebCenter Suite 11g: Empowering Users to Create an Agile and Intelligent Business

    Oracle WebCenter Suite 11g enables organizations to create flexible and rich portals, applications and Web sites, and places robust customization components and enterprise-ready Web 2.0 capabilities directly into the hands of users to increase productivity and drive business agility and intelligence. At its core, Oracle WebCenter Suite 11g speeds the...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    WebCenter Task Flow Customization

    By taking advantage of the Oracle Metadata Services (MDS) framework, Oracle WebCenter enables one to create rich, customizable applications and tailor them specifically to one organization. One can customize the task flows associated with Oracle WebCenter, such as the WebCenter Web 2.0 Services and WebCenter Spaces task flows. One can...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    An Overview of Oracle Business Intelligence Applications

    No longer a luxury item, Business Intelligence (BI) applications are required to optimize corporate profits and performance. The most valuable BI systems pull data from across the enterprise and present information to users in a meaningful way to improve decision-making. This white paper explores the advantages of investing in prebuilt...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Oracle Locator and Oracle Spatial 11g Best Practices

    This white paper describes best practices for Oracle Locator and Oracle Spatial with SDO_GEOMETRY, the Oracle Database native data type for storing vector data. Oracle Spatial extends the core location features included in every Oracle database with Oracle Locator. Therefore, this paper refers to Oracle Locator when describing best practices...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    New Features in Oracle Forms Server 11g

    This white paper outlines the new features in Oracle Forms version 11.1.1. Use it to gain an understanding of what new features there are and how to use them: External Events, JavaScript, Proxy User Support, New Enterprise Manager User interface and functionality, Events in Pluggable Java Components, Tracing improvements, Oracle...

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