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The latest blog posts, articles, white papers, podcasts, and other content from across the Oracle Technology Network Architect Community.
Fusion Applications User, Role Identity Flow and Initial Bulk Load
When implementing Fusion Applications (FA), enterprise user and role identity data from various HR applications must be migrated to FA so that the users can become part of FA system and be able to use the application. This article by Veer Natarajan covers the important steps in the process and offers helpful tips for a successful user and role load.
posted Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:01:03 +0000
Oracle Fusion Applications: Diagnostics – Log file locations
Oracle Fusion Applications is a suite that provides business functionality in User Interface (UI) screens. When there is a need to review the innards of these business functions, the first places to look are the various system logs made readily available for the administrator. This article introduces the key logs and their locations.
posted Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:56:34 +0000
Best Practice: WebCenter Sites Workflow Start Step
"While there is a lot of information regarding workflow in the Admin Guide, one thing I think many people get wrong is the very first step, a.k.a the 'Start Step,'" says Michael Sullivan. No worries! That's the focus of his concise blog post.
posted Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:09:00 +0000
Trends in Cloud Computing: The Rise of SaaS and PaaS
"I predict that, in 2015 and beyond, PaaS for SaaS will emerge as the de-facto way to extend Oracle Applications in a safe, manageable, and cost-effective way," says Oracle ACE Director Debra Lilley.
posted Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:43:56 +0000
Trends in Data Management: Unlock the True Value Proposition of Big Data
"The typical reference architecture has shifted significantly over the years," says Oracle ACE Director Ron Batra in this article from Profit Magazine. "Due to the rich variety of data sources...we see systems and architectures that are net-new to the average enterprise—for example, machine learning, data mining, predictive analytics, and big data visualization."
posted Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:38:26 +0000
Updating MAF Connection Targets At Run Time
Since resource targets (e.g. database, REST, .etc) defined in the connections.xml are set at development time and then deployed, target connections are usually static. However, in certain situations such a resource would need to be switched by the user at run time. This article by A-Team solution architect Martin Deh shows you how easy it is to implement this type of behavior with Oracle MAF's support for defining User Preferences.
posted Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:11:52 +0000