Sunday, November 22, 2009

We are 100!!!


We got 100 members in our Social Network! After one year of hard work, we are now 100!!
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Friday, November 20, 2009

Now Available: Oracle Exadata V2

 

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Oracle Exadata V2. The World’s First OLTP Database Machine with Sun FlashFire Technology.

Extreme Performance for All Your Database Workloads

Dear Gustavo Barizon,

Oracle Exadata V2 is twice as fast as Oracle Exadata V1 for data warehousing, and that’s just the beginning. It’s the only database machine that also runs online transaction processing (OLTP) applications, and it does it much faster and for a lower cost than any other computer.

Watch Oracle CEO Larry Ellison’s Webcast to discover how Oracle Exadata V2 can help drive significant cost savings throughout your business. You’ll find out how to:

  • Consolidate OLTP and data warehousing applications on a single preconfigured machine
  • Run database applications faster, using Sun FlashFire and intelligent storage software
  • Seamlessly integrate scalable, industry-standard hardware into your data center
  • Enable business users to analyze more data faster for real-time decision-making

Watch the Webcast today. Achieve extreme performance and scalability for your entire database workload with a faster, more versatile database machine.

 

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Saturday, November 14, 2009

Oracle Open World 2009 - Larry Ellison's Keynote

Here we go!

After long time without posting about Oracle Open World 2009, I came back with this video, by Larry Ellison's second keynote speech. Sorry by the low video resolution, but I broadcast live from my laptop using my personal web cam attached to the lid of the water bottle they gave us. It was crazy experience for me but I think it worked!

So, enjoy the video!



Saturday, November 7, 2009

Presentación de Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g para Latinoamérica

El pasado 20 de octubre en Argentina, Oracle anuncio; Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g, una suite de productos de última generación ahora disponible para todos los clientes y socios de negocios en Latinoamérica.

Oracle busca generar un diferenciador en sus clientes habilitándolos a responder oportunamente a los cambios de su negocio: Ofreciendo mejores integraciones entre aplicaciones, haciendo más sencilla la complejidad de hacer convivir la gran cantidad de productos con una solución eficiente mejorando considerablemente la agilidad y la inteligencia de las aplicaciones de negocios.

Ayuda a convertir en una realidad la visión y tendencia que hemos venido apreciando desde hace algunos años al lograr filosofías como Enteprise 2.0, gobernabilidad, SOA con seguridad unificada, por ejemplo.

Incluye capacidades para:
Oracle SOA Suite
Oracle WebLogic Suite
Oracle WebCenter Suite
Oracle Identity Management

Definitivamente la adquisición de BEA ayuda a Oracle a formar una solución mucho más robusta y asegurar un mejor lugar dentro de los cinco grandes en Software de negocios.


Las mejoras en la plataforma son:
Fuente: Infoweek

    * Oracle SOA Suite 11g. Provee una única plataforma de procesos – unificación del sistema, procesos humanos y de documentos, además de una EDA (Arquitectura Impulsada por Eventos) con una amplia gama de capacidades SOA, desde el desarrollo hasta la seguridad y gobernanza. Oracle SOA Suite 11g, implementada sobre la infraestructura grid de aplicaciones Oracle, está optimizada para crear e integrar servicios en redes públicas y privadas.
    * Oracle WebLogic Suite 11g (incluye Oracle WebLogic Server) Agrega nuevos niveles de comprensión operativa y automatización para ayudar a lograr aún mayor tiempo de alta del servidor de aplicaciones, a la vez que reduce los costos del administrador. Las nuevas características, que incluyen Oracle Fusion Middleware GridLink for Oracle Real Application Clusters y Oracle Fusion Middleware Enterprise Grid Messaging, fortalecen la confiabilidad y la disponibilidad. Oracle Fusion Middleware ActiveCache también permite escalar rápidamente para satisfacer las exigencias del usuario en constante cambio y la carga del sistema.
    * Oracle WebCenter Suite 11g. Provee un amplio conjunto de componentes innovadores y reutilizables de Oracle WebCenter Services que pueden conectarse prácticamente a cualquier tipo de portal – intranet, aplicaciones compuestas, comunidades a través de la Web – para mejorar los contactos sociales y la productividad personal. Oracle Composer, una herramienta declarativa basada en navegador, facilita tanto a los usuarios finales como a los desarrolladores crear, compartir y personalizar las aplicaciones, portales y sitios sociales. Además, el nuevo Oracle WebCenter Spaces, una solución de redes sociales precreadas, permite a los usuarios (Group Spaces y Personal Spaces) crear, administrar e impulsar comunidades para incrementar la productividad, la comunicación y la eficiencia.
    * Oracle Identity Management 11g. Ofrece los primeros componentes de una suite integrada de gestión de identidades e incluye una integración mayor con otras soluciones de Oracle Fusion Middleware, así como nuevas características: Deployment Accelerators, Universal Federation Framework, y una interfaz de usuario unificada y moderna basada en ADF (Application Development Framework) Faces de Oracle.
    * Oracle Development Tools. Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g también aprovecha las herramientas estratégicas de desarrollo Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g que ya fueron anunciadas, entre ellas, Oracle JDeveloper, Oracle Application Development Framework y Oracle TopLink.


Para más información:



Saludos



Arturo Lobato Guzman
Experimented Senior Consultant

Learning Paths now available for JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Release 9.0 and Tools 8.98


JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Common Foundation Rel 9.0 - RWC

This course describes the EnterpriseOne software structure and how to use menus, tasks, and forms. Students learn how to become efficient in navigating and using the web client. Content includes the fundamentals of the EnterpriseOne task structure, navigation, form basics, user-defined codes, interactive and batch versions, and software support options.
This course provides customers the foundational knowledge for operating efficiently using the EnterpriseOne web client.
Learn To:
  • Navigate the EnterpriseOne web client
  • Use EnterpriseOne applications on the web
  • Manage user defined codes and category codes
  • Define and manage application versions
  • Use the Employee Work Center
  • Access online help and error messages

Audience
  • Security Administrators
  • Technical Consultant
  • Reports Developer
  • Technical Administrator
  • End Users
  • Application Developers

Course Objectives
  • Navigate EnterpriseOne software
  • Manage and use grids
  • Define and manage versions
  • Access the Employee Work Center
  • Identify help and support options


Course Topics


Technology Overview
  • Describing JD Edwards software features
  • Describing system integration

Navigating the EnterpriseOne Web Client

  • Describing the EnterpriseOne application interface
  • Navigating the EnterpriseOne web client

Managing Form Grids

  • Describing JD Edwards EnterpriseOne forms
  • Creating new form grids
  • Exporting and importing grid data
  • Attaching media objects to forms and records

Using Applications on the Web

  • Describing software records
  • Adding and revising records
  • Using hot keys and search features
  • Working with queries

Managing User Defined Codes and Category Codes

  • Describing user defined codes (UDCs)
  • Describing category codes

Defining Application Versions

  • Defining application versions
  • Describing facts about versions
  • Describing interactive versions
  • Describing batch versions

Managing Application Versions

  • Managing interactive versions
  • Managing batch versions
  • Submitting batch versions

Reviewing the Employee Work Center

  • Describing the Employee Work Center
  • Describing Work Center queues
  • Describing Work Center message types

Reviewing Online Help and Error Messages

  • Describing online help and error messages
  • Accessing online documentation
  • Reviewing error messages

Identifying Support Services

  • Describing JD Edwards EnterpriseOne support services
  • Using online support

Oracle Announces the Availability of JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools 8.98.2

http://www.oracle.com/applications/jd-edwards-enterpriseone-tools-8-98-2.html


Oracle's JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools 8.98.2 is now available. This new release is compatible with JD Edwards EnterpriseOne application releases 8.11, 8.12, and 9.0. For information on the JD Edward EnterpriseOne Tools releases including the tools release process, please refer to Document ID 653448.1 on My Oracle Support.
JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools 8.98.2 contains new product enhancements and additional platform certifications.
The new product enhancements in 8.98.2 are:
  • Resource Management in Server Manager
    A set of enhancements to the Server Manager tool which provides greater insight and diagnostics into the memory and CPU usage of E1 call object and UBE kernel processes. This enables system administrators to quickly identify processes with high resource consumption and reclaim those system resources to ensure system stability. It also decreases the time required for developers to identify the root cause of resource consumption issues
  • Application Query Security
    A modification to the Security Workbench application and runtime platform that enables administrators to configure required field input when users are performing queries in interactive applications and data browser. The administrator can also configure this security by application and also choose to issue an error or warning when the user has not entered in the required fields
  • Automatic Generation of Tables and Indices in ESUs
    A modification to the process for applying Electronic Software Updates (ESUs) to automatically generate new tables and indices that previously required manual special instructions
The additional platform certifications consist of:
  • Support for Oracle WebLogic Server 10.3.1 (Linux 5 64-bit)
    Note: This is the initial certification of the Oracle WebLogic server with JD Edwards EnterpriseOne
  • Support for Oracle Database 11g R2 (Linux 5 64-bit only)
  • Support for Oracle Web Services Manager 10.1.3.3
  • Support for Oracle Service Bus 10.3
  • Support for IBM WebSphere Portal 6.1
  • Support for Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 for development and package build processes
  • Support for Microsoft Windows 7 for JDE E1 web client (Internet Explorer 8 only)
The 8.98.2 release also includes general maintenance, including fixes included in maintenance packs 8.98.1.1 through 8.98.1.5.
Refer to the document ID 747323.1 on My Oracle Support for specific details about supported platforms.
This document is for informational purposes only and may not be incorporated into a contract or agreement

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

A Convenient Way to Learn Oracle: Self-Study CD ROMs

A Convenient Way to Learn Oracle: Self-Study CD ROMs

Oracle University Self Study CD-ROMs: a full Oracle training curriculum for self-paced study, anytime, anywhere.

Self Study CD-ROM training from Oracle University is a proven way to train effectively and uses the latest multimedia technology, graphics, screen shots and real time exercises. You can train when and where you prefer: at your desk, at home, even on an airplane.

Key elements of Oracle's Self-Study CD-ROM training include:
  • Learning Flexibility - focus on the topics that are important to you
  • Simulations - Hands-on simulations and practices
  • Multimedia Technology - Proven learning techniques, including visual and audio components, increase retention of course material
  • Student Feedback on Results -Track and evaluate student progress
  • SCORM and AICC compliant
Oracle University offers a broad collection of CD-ROM courses:
  • Standard or customized libraries
  • Bundles
  • Specific curriculum
  • Preparation for Oracle Certification exams
  • eSSCDs - electronic download of all Oracle CD titles





Sunday, November 1, 2009

Oracle Encourages JD Edwards Customers to Hang Tight

http://www.itjungle.com/fhs/fhs102009-story05.html


by Alex Woodie
Ever since Oracle obtained JD Edwards several years ago, some JD Edwards customers have been skeptical about Oracle's commitment to the products, its commitment to customers, and its business application roadmap. Last week at the Oracle OpenWorld 09 conference in San Francisco, the software giant did its best to turn the skeptics into believers when it committed to supporting JD Edwards products for a decade, and promised to deliver the next-generation Fusion applications next year.
Oracle CEO Larry Ellison is not normally known for being the touchy-feely type. His hostile takeover of PeopleSoft in 2004 was both brutal and personal, and was an excellent example of his ruthless approach to achieving supremacy in the cutthroat enterprise application business.
But in a keynote speech from Oracle OpenWorld last Wednesday, Ellison made a rare display of understanding and compassion for his acquired customers. There was nothing emotional in Ellison's statement, nor anything to suggest that Oracle's strategy was wrong. But it does give a rare glimpse into the Oracle chief's outlook, and tells us that he doesn't always view customers as pawns in his power plays.
Here is what Ellison said:
"We understand that our customers have an enormous investment in Siebel applications, in E Business Suite applications, in JD Edwards applications, in PeopleSoft applications, a huge investment and commitment to those technologies," he told the audience. "And we're going to continue to enhance those applications for the next decade and beyond, we're absolutely committed to doing that."
He added: "We can afford to not only maintain the software you're running today, but also build the software you may want to move to tomorrow."
This is significant for JD Edwards shops that run on IBM Power Systems and System i technology because it shows that Oracle will continue to support and enhance products that run on i OS and i5/OS. Now, whether rivals Oracle and IBM will actually drop their gloves long enough to work together toward their System i and Power Systems customers' best interests will always be debated. But it's a show of good faith, which is something that has sometimes been lacking when Oracle discusses its overall strategy.
Ellison's statements are also significant because it suggests Oracle is continuing to be pragmatic about Fusion Applications, which the company said will become available sometime in 2010.
Oracle made a number of other announcements--it made a total of 47 announcements over the three-day show--and some of them had a JD Edwards angle. For example, a new release of Oracle's BI Applications now features a prebuilt integration for JD Edwards World, the company's only ERP product that runs exclusively on the IBM System i platform.
The BI integration was accomplished through a new adapter that integrates Oracle Financial Analytics, a module of the Oracle BI Applications, with Oracle's JD Edwards World Financial Management version A9.2.
According to Oracle, the integration enables front-line managers relying on JD Edwards World to improve the financial performance of their companies by giving them complete and timely information on their departments' expenses, payables, receivables, and revenue contributions.
Company executives at the show also showcased how the Primavera project management software works with its various ERP suites, including JD Edwards. Oracle acquired Primavera in October 2008.
Oracle also gave a heads up on a massive issue of security patches expected to be released this week. A total of 38 patches will be issued, including at least one for JD Edwards EnterpriseOne.

Oracle Open World - JD Edwards News

Hi there!

Since long I don't post anything! First of all, I'm sorry about that, but it's really hard to be out during one hole week and after get all work done!

So, I got a lot of material at Open World, I went in many "Hands on Labs", I tried to get as much networking as possible, and worked!

I'll publish these materials, since technical approaches in how to migrate from XE to 9.0 or how to create an BI Publisher application from scratch...

The Open World 2009 experience gave me more enthusiasm in JD Edwards... I could see by my eyes that Oracle is supporting and investing in JD Edwards, and even Larry Ellison in one speech, talked about JD Edwards.

I'd like to say thanks to Oracle by the opportunity to be there, and hope next year to be there!  
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