E-Commerce

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Four Secrets to Innovating with Packaged Applications

    Thousands of Oracle Applications customers have appropriated significantly more value out of their packaged applications investments by innovating on the industry-leading Oracle SOA Suite. Based on these customer successes, Oracle has identified four innovation secrets that every applications customer ought to know about. This session analyzes these secrets and shares...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    All SaaS is Not Created Equal

    No longer the new kid on the block, SaaS CRM has evolved into a mature software category. Yet unlike many other industries where products become more commoditized over time, the differences between SaaS CRM offerings have never been more pronounced. While you may be tempted to make a purchase decision...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    How do you know if your Talent Management Strategy is Creating Value

    Keeping up with the speed of business is no small task. Organizations today have constant and increasing pressures from shareholders, stock analysts, customers, and employees to execute better, faster, and cheaper, while continuing to increase value. The natural cycle of talent management creates an everchanging priority list coming from multiple...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Human Capital Institute Webcast: The ROI of Rewarding Talent

    Investment in talent surpasses the ROI from most other assets and processes in organizations. Can you show how talent investments pay back? This webcast introduces a ROI methodology most often applied to measure the success of talent management investments. A case study will be presented to describe how one organization...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Human Capital Institute Webcast: ROI Speak! Use Business Language to Make Your Case

    Do you speak language understood by your CFO, CIO and CEO? To get and keep a seat at the executive table, senior HR and talent leaders need to communicate in the language of business, especially when making their ROI case for talent initiatives. This webcast will cover a successful talent...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Mar 2010

    Human Capital Institute Webcast: Talent for Profit

    Is your talent leveraged as a profit source or regarded as a cost center? How much revenue do your top performers produce? The answers to these questions depend largely on the analytics you use to demonstrate that talent is a leading indicator of financial success vs. a lagging indicator. That...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Shield Your applications from Catastrophe

    Whether they reside on the company's internal servers or are accessible via the Web, the applications a business uses to run its operations are ever-growing. IT needs to ensure that the applications meet optimal performance levels in terms of business priority and user satisfaction. This white paper discusses two important...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    Total Economic Impact of Oracle Identity Analytics

    Demonstrate both compliance and cost savings at the same time with a risk-adjusted, quantitative model. Based on real customers' data, this comprehensive study walks through detailed return-on-investment (ROI) calculations for compliance and streamlined access, and guides you in computing cost savings with identity & access governance solution. Readers can use...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Forrester Study: The Total Economic Impact of Oracle Identity Analytics

    Based on real customers' data, this comprehensive study walks through detailed return-on-investment (ROI) calculations for compliance and streamlined access, and guides you in computing cost savings with identity & access governance solution. Use the model suggested in this report to design your implementation to quicken results and calculate cost savings.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Is Your CRM Solution Keeping Up with the Times?

    Many companies have significant existing investments in on-premises CRM software. Unfortunately, the robust CRM applications of just a few years ago lack the key capabilities businesses now need to remain relevant and competitive. Users of these applications can achieve significant benefits in productivity, customer knowledge, and performance by upgrading to...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Managing Oracle App Server with Oracle Enterprise Manager

    Organizations have to be agile to compete globally and adapt to changes in technology. Most organizations run middleware applications based on disparate systems and technologies. However, use of these disparate technologies poses many challenges and complexities to the administrators, including over-inflated management costs. This white paper outlines some common challenges...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Connect and Empower Mobile Salespeople

    Welcome to CRM in the era of mobility. This evolution stands finally to extend the value of CRM from the management suite down to the field salespeople to whom it was previously an annoyance. Instead of setting out to create an application that would be useful to sales managers, the...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Drive Sales Effectiveness with Enterprise-ready Web 2.0 Solutions

    Similar to how Web 2.0 applications like Facebook and Twitter have changed how people communicate and interact within personal social networks, salespeople need comparable applications that facilitate collaboration within enterprise social networks and increase their sales effectiveness. They need applications that work the way they do and increase their efficacy...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Webcast: Drive Increased Sales Productivity

    Driving increased sales productivity is all about accelerating growth in a competitive environment, increasing sales capacity and coverage, improving sales execution skills, and transforming the sales organization into a more dynamic, efficient, and successful profit engine. This webcast PowerPoint presentation and transcript presents each of these four topics and provides...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Videos // Dec 2010

    Datacenter Consolidation and Security

    Learn how Oracle can help you reconcile your datacenter consolidation initiatives with mandates for data and application security. This webcast will address critical security issues involving data encryption, application isolation, and system standardization that are critical to successfully consolidating datacenter operations. Hear from Oracle Senior Director Greg Crider why an...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Podcasts // Dec 2010

    Podcast: Planning for Recovery

    Uncertainty sets the tone of business planning these days and past precedents, 'rules of thumb' and trading history provide little comfort when assessing future prospects. After 18 years of constant growth in GDP, planning is no longer about extrapolating past performance and adjusting for growth. It is now about constantly...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    MBM Computer System Solutions Leverages Check Point to Deliver Internet Security for SMBs and Generate Recurring Revenue

    MBM Computer System Solutions has been headquartered in Troy, Michigan since 1985. MBM required a solution that offered unsurpassed IT security along with central management capabilities in order to keep pace with ongoing business needs as well as the constantly shifting security threats. Just as important, the company needed a...

    Provided By Check Point Software Technologies

  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Exalogic and PCI Compliance – Implementing Oracle Exalogic in a Payment Card Environment

    This paper is intended to examine the suitability of the Oracle Exalogic platform for securely hosting Payment Card Industry (PCI) applications in accordance with the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Due to the unique business, technical, security and governance requirements that every organization has, this paper does not provide...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

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

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

    Provided By Oracle

  • 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...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Building Critical-Talent Pipelines

    This whitepaper looks at Building critical-talent pipelines and looks at the processes of: Assessing internal and external talent pools Determining the gaps between available and needed talent Identifying the best strategies for developing and acquiring the talent to fill those gaps executing, monitoring, and refining pipeline strategies

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Sep 2011

    Closing the Deal: the Oracle Fusion CRM User Experience

    A CRM application will not be embraced unless its user experience results in increased sales.In developing Oracle Fusion CRM, the Oracle Fusion User Experience team conducted usability studies with more than 250 customer organizations and more than 550 individual participants. In response, we created a user experience that...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Shield Your Applications from Catastrophe

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

    Provided By Oracle

  • 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...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Videos // Apr 2013

    LinkShare Uses Oracle Exadata for Real-time Data Analysis

    Jonathan Levine, COO from LinkShare, an online affiliate marketing network, discusses how Oracle Exadata’s extreme performance capabilities have enabled the company to offer Real-time Data Analysis to its clients.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // May 2013

    Indian Overseas Bank Cuts Planning Schedule by 45 Worker Days per Year, Assesses Market Risk Instantly with Business Intelligence System

    Recent advances in analytics could fundamentally change your business. Analytics solutions are ready to deliver revolutionary insights into customer behaviour and enable you to identify market trends. Let's consider a recent case where Oracle's Business Intelligence solutions were put into action. The Indian Overseas Bank which has close to 2500...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // May 2013

    Data Center Best Practices: Managing Data with Cloud Computing

    Data centers are looking at cloud computing as a way to deliver the necessary flexibility, scalability, efficiency and speed. This article looks at Data Center Best Practices and focuses on how companies can leverage data in innovated ways to better respond to changing market requirements and demands.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // May 2013

    Successfully Consolidate Your Database 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...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Shield Your Applications from Catastrophe

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

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Customers Standardize on Oracle Database 11g

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

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    The SPARC Difference: Reduce Risks, Cut Costs, Power Innovation

    Despite current economic factors, IT investment continues to be fueled by the need for better and more agile IT capabilities to support an enterprise's business strategy, as well as to keep up with the rapidly changing demands of the 'always-on' user. However, budgets are squeezed and executives are under pressure...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Automated Materiel Tracking Solution Helps Ensure Military Readiness

    Under the aegis of the United Nations, European Union and NATO, the German Federal Armed Forces participate in peacekeeping operations around the globe. At the cornerstone of this transformation: a next-generation mobile communications and operations network offering greater transparency and logistical efficiency across the organization. A system of this caliber...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    SPS Commerce Implements Business Intelligence Platform to Streamline Supply Chains for Customers

    SPS Commerce wanted to implement internet-based business intelligence to deliver supply chain and point-of-sale information to its customers and harness high volume of data traveling among trading partners - retailers and suppliers - to provide customers with information that will help them optimize their supply chains. The challenge was to...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Siemens Building Technologies Enhances Sales Processes and Accelerates Approval Cycles

    Siemens Building Technologies wanted to help sales team increase its effectiveness and efficiency and improve sales funnel visibility and reporting consistency. The challenge was to integrate CRM tool with other critical applications to improve data accuracy and meet governance standards. Siemens Building Technologies implemented Oracle CRM On Demand to improve...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    ESIZE Netherlands B.V. Streamlines Sales Processes, Improves Management Decisions With Reporting Tools

    ESIZE Netherlands B.V. wanted to implement a user friendly customer relationship management tool for the company's sales force and management and replace data silos with complete, uniform, registered client dossiers. The challenge was to deliver enhanced reporting for better insight into sales and use a tested software solution that does...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    NEC Unified Solutions, Inc. Standardizes Data Across Multiple Sales Channels With Hosted Solution

    NEC Unified Solutions wanted to unify sales, forecast, and pipeline data to gain a single view across various sales channels, including direct sales and resellers across North America and standardize sales processes and consolidate various legacy and third-party Customer Relationship Management (CRM) applications from multiple acquisitions. The challenge was to...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    School District of Manatee County Empowers Users With Upgraded IT System and Purchasing Capabilities

    School District of Manatee County wanted to upgrade Oracle's JD Edwards World application suite to take advantage of new application functionality, streamline business processes, and optimize the district's technology investment and enable the district to save money by better leveraging its spend across suppliers. School District of Manatee County upgraded...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Dopharma Holding BV Increases Insight Into Enterprise Financial Data and Sales Forecasts

    Dopharma Holding BV wanted to migrate the company's Netherlands offices to an updated enterprise resource planning solution to streamline sales processes and integrate a new sales office in Romania into the company's existing IT environment. The challenge was to provide a solution that makes it easier for users to calculate...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    DIRECTV, Inc. Continues to Drive Improvements in Customer Service and Sales Processes

    DIRECTV, Inc. wanted to reduce reliance on a paper-based process for tracking sales and pipelines, which resulted in agents having outdated information and streamline contact center operations to eliminate duplicate calls to multiple locations and to accelerate service. The challenge was to empower a geographically-dispersed sales force with tools to...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Gwinnett County Improves Operational Efficiencies and Ensures the Integrity of Constituent Data With Database Technology

    The lifeblood of any United States county is the accurate and timely maintenance of all its data. Gwinnett County is no exception as it relies on core business systems to deliver world-class services to its citizens and constituents. Gwinnett County relies on Oracle Database to provide a secure database infrastructure...

    Provided By Oracle