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Hello from Dublin,I'm nearly at the end of a very long week for Vordel Company kick-off, but I wanted to take the time get the new blog headed in the right direction. I know that my blogging activity tailed off over the last few months, but
Most predictions about the storage industry seem to be either in the weeds (”will FCOE take off - and what flavor?”) or driven by the most sensational news possible (”Cisco will buy EMC and Oracle will buy NetApp!”).   This list strives to take a balanced v...
This is my inagural post in this blog - in my new job - as Chief Solutions Architect at Vordel. In my time at Oracle, I had the opportunity to work with Vordel at a number of customers, and two things really stood out
You probably already know that Oracle has some of the most effective and efficient virtualization solutions on the market today. Oracle server virtualization solutions are a wonderful way to increase your data center’s utilization, reduce your power and cooling needs and, perhaps...
Most of you are familiar with deploying Intel® SOA Expressway as a xml gateway for protecting your SOAP and REST services. I wanted to blog about another very interesting use case where SOA Expressway acts as a Secure Token Service … Continue reading →
We recently had the requirement to provide our users global hotkeys to switch between tabs within the ADF UI Shell (a.k.a. Dynamic Tab Shell) in JDev 11g. Luckily I caught a presentation at Open World this year where Frank Nimphius showed off support for creating global hotkeys in ADF...
The following documents a somewhat small issue we're having with JDeveloper 11.1.1.2.0. At this time I'm unable to lodge an SR with Oracle Support as we don't understand the circumstances under which it occurs, thus we can't build the usual simple "Hello World" test case that Support ...
Sometimes it takes a disaster to realize the importance of backing up your digital information.  I’ve had the same computer running at home for nearly 6 years.  Like many others out there, I store everything on it: family pictures, videos, music, financial records, tax returns, …  The ...
“I’m betting that they’re [appliances] are game changers, because the whole premise of these machines goes far, far beyond the no-value concept of simply taking two five-pound bags of concrete and combining them into one 10-pound bag, and calling that innovation.̶...
Virtualization is the best way for a data center or an entire IT department to make the most of their existing resources, to provide top-level security and to insure that business critical functions have the systems and network resources that they need. Some of the best virtualization ...
Recent reports have shown that companies are shying away from the public cloud due to security concerns, but how accurate are the results and what, if any, are the alternatives? A committee of CIOs met in Singapore last week. The committee compromised of C-Level executives from the ...
How about some integration, instead? A combined Oracle Access Manager and F5 BIG-IP Access Policy Manager solution is more scalable, more reliable, and easier to manage than any of the traditional three solutions.   In the course of deploying applications it becomes necessary to ...
This is the first article in a series focused on developing iControl applications with the Java language.  I’ve picked Eclipse development platform for this set of platforms.  The goal here is to give you the directions and tools you need to make the most out of iContr...
To save me time in the future, rather than having to write it again and again for clients, this blog entry documents how to install JDeveloper 11g Studio Edition v11.1.1.2.0 build 5536 under Windows. I'll admit it's not the most exciting blog post, for sure Oracle's already done it (w...
The ADF Enterprise Methodology Group (ADF EMG) is happy to announce we've more sessions lined up at Oracle Open World 2010. As many readers will know, the ADF EMG is where ADF users get down and dirty in discussing their FMW experiences. This year we have 3 sessions:(Official on-sche...
Th summer heat is here finally, temperature likely to hit 100 in south bay today, July 16th, a Friday. The stock market behaves as erratically as ever, going south at every little hint of a economic slowdown. Steve Jobs finally owns up the antenna issue for iPhone4. I got mine on the f...
A great post over on ajaxian got me to thinking today.  Why is it whenever you hear people talking about speed on the internet, they use a single metric?  Whether they’re discussing the connection in the datacenter, their residential DSL, or the wireless connection via their mobile dev...
By D. Bruce Johnston, President and CEO, DBJ Associates Commerce on the Internet continues to skyrocket. Chad Levitt, author of the “New Sales Economy Blog,” recently wrote a post, “Sales Reps, Are You Ready for the Digital Universe?,” based on information he gleaned from a recently ...
THERE WAS A DAY… In the heady days of the networked IT explosion, it was a green field. We had very little data stored anywhere, everything was reasonably new, and whatever we thought might help the organization we were able  to just go do, assuming the organization had the money...
Delivers High-Performance, Massively Scalable File System - Early Partners Include SeaChange and Rorke Data MELVILLE, N.Y. -- FalconStor Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: FALC), the provider of TOTALLY Open™ data protection solutions, today announced the FalconStor® HyperFS™ fil...
If you’re an IT person, you’ve probably experienced a flood of alerts to your phone or email for a downtime issue you already knew about.  Chances are there’s also been a time when you weren’t notified fast enough for an important issue only to hear about it fro...
Dallas, TX, April 08, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Systemates, Inc. today announced the rollout of Projectmates version 10.2, which offers more functionality and enhancements to help cut project costs, streamline project functions and allow easy customization to address specific project needs. ...
Document Automation specialist reduces processing time from 15 to 5 daysMilton Keynes, 31st March 2010 - ReadSoft, a leading global provider of software solutions for Document Automation, is helping the UK's insurance industry improve efficiencies and streamline working processes. By ...
Edinburgh, 29th March 2010 - In response to Oracle Corporation's Q3 earnings announcement, Rocela, one of the largest independent Oracle consultancies working with national and global clients, today suggested that strategic vendor managers in large organisations should be aware of the ...
Looking for a Northern Virginia Agile/Scrum Master and Jdevelopers for 2-year local gig...ask at http://www.bstonetech.com/ContactCRM.aspFor a very high-profile Education-related effort, upgrade of a significant JEE/Oracle-based data collection/ingest/analysis/OLAP/reporting effort.
This morning the Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I) published the Basic Security Profile (BSP), version 1.1. This is a very significant milestone, because BSP is the definitive reference that we will all use to create secure and interoperable Web services for the foresee...
In case you missed it, we recently published our 2010 ERP Vendor Analysis report, which outlines actual ERP selection and implementation results from over 1,600 organizations across the globe. Although no one vendor stood above the rest, with each having distinct strengths and weaknes...
IBM has launched a new service that lets outside enterprises indulge in software development and testing on its Cloud Platform. IBM currently hosts services on the web like Lotus Live along with a Private cloud option that it launched in 2009. Since then it has steadily expanded its cl...
IBM has launched a new service that lets outside enterprises indulge in software development and testing on its Cloud Platform. IBM currently hosts services on the web like Lotus Live along with a Private cloud option that it launched in 2009. Since then it has steadily expanded its cl...
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Latest release delivers a complete platform for predictive analytics to any business, technical, or scientific userSomerville, Mass., March 9, 2010 - TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today launched TIBCO Spotfire® 3.1, the latest version of its in-memory analytics platform makin...
Microsoft has sold 90 million copies of Windows 7 to date and no doubt makes the most popular operating system in history. But the past few years the media buzz has been all about radical innovators like Google and Apple who have made exciting headways in terms of fresh new product lin...
Microsoft has sold 90 million copies of Windows 7 to date and no doubt makes the most popular operating system in history. But the past few years the media buzz has been all about radical innovators like Google and Apple who have made exciting headways in terms of fresh new product lin...
As with all enterprise software initiatives, the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software selection process can be tricky. There are plenty of solutions to choose from, multiple delivery options, and large amounts of software vendor hype. In addition, companies such as Salesfo...
Redwood Shores, Calif. – March 1, 2010 News Facts Land O’Lakes, Inc., a $12 billion national, farmer-owned food and agricultural company, partnered with Deloitte to successfully implement Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne in support of its Dairy Foods businesses and corporate financia...
2010 Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition in Atlanta, Ga., – March 1, 2010 News Facts Today at the pre-eminent healthcare information technology conference, Oracle introduced an enterprise healthcare analytics solution that helps providers create a detailed, holistic and integrate...
On January 26th just prior to the official announcement of Oracle’s takeover of SUN Microsystems, I confidently predicted in my article “SUN’s Oracle Merger” with regards to SUN’s storage portfolio that “One
WALLDORF, Germany – February 24, 2010 – Meeting a growing demand from companies of all sizes for software-as-a-service (SaaS) business intelligence (BI) tools that are easy to use, SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced the SAP® BusinessObjects™ BI OnDemand solution. Targeted a...
We regularly work with a number of leading ERP software solutions including SAP, Microsoft Dynamics ERP, and Oracle’s ERP solutions.  As we’ve outlined in other blogs and research, each software solution has its strengths, weaknesses, and tradeoffs. Oracle’s product s...