Cloud Computing Articles


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Oracle API Cloud Services - Part 2  [December 2017]
By Rolando CarrascoOracle ACE
Rolando shows you how to publish APIs to the API Portal, register an application and subscribe to an API, generate an API key, and more in part 2 of his series on the Oracle API Platform Cloud Service.

Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service: A Timely Revisit [November 2017]
by Jim Czuprynski, Oracle ACE Director
An experienced Oracle Database DBA provides his perspective on the latest incarnation of Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service (aka: Exadata Express)..

Building an Adaptive Intelligence Process in Oracle Cloud [August 2017]
by Brendan Tierney, Oracle ACE Director
An experienced Oracle Database DBA provides his perspective on the latest incarnation of Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service (aka: Exadata Express)..

Oracle API Cloud Services - Part I [August 2017]
by Rolando Carrasco ace-2
This article introduces Oracle API Cloud Services, and shows you how it is used to publish, deploy, and apply policies to APIs.

Introduction to Oracle Messaging Cloud Service [August 2017]
by Phil Wilkins ace-associate
This article examines the Oracle Messaging Cloud Service (OCMS) web API that sits over that messaging engine, and also looks at the cool moves OMCS can throw that give messaging a 21st century shine.

Migrate Oracle Database to Oracle Cloud Using Data Pump [July 2017]
by Joel Pérez and Skant Gupta
Migrate an on-premises source database, tablespace, schema, or table to an Oracle Database Cloud Service.

How to Fail Over and Reinstate Oracle Database on the Oracle Cloud [July 2017]
by Joel Pérez and Skant Gupta
Step by Step instructions make it easy to fail over and reinstate Oracle Database in the cloud.

Using Remote Cloning Capability to Migrate Oracle Database 12c to Oracle Database Cloud [July 2017]
by Joel Pérez and Skant Gupta
Copy a pluggable database (PDB) from an Oracle Database 12c database to a PDB in a database-as-a-service (DBaaS) container database.

Migrate Database Instances to Oracle Database Cloud with Full Transportable Mode in Data Pump [July 2017]
by Joel Pérez and Skant Gupta
Use the "full transportable" mode in Data Pump to copy an entire database from an on-premises host to an Oracle Database Cloud Service.

Cloud Database Migration with Full Transportable Mode in Oracle Database 12c [July 2017]
by Joel Pérez and Skant Gupta
How Transportable Tablespace Mode in Oracle Database 12c Makes Migration to Oracle Cloud easier.

Maps Within Reach [July 2017]
by Chris Muir
Use your business data and Oracle Mobile Cloud Service to provide useful maps to your mobile staff.

Low-Code and On-Device [May 2017]
by Chris Muir
Build mobile apps with Oracle Application Builder Cloud Service.

Fail Fast, Fail Often [May 2017]
by Chris Muir
Use Oracle Mobile Cloud Service’s Express API to rapidly prototype REST APIs.

Oracle Java Cloud Service, JET and ADF BC REST Production Experience - Technical Tips and Tricks [May 2017]
by Andrejus Baranovskis Oracle ACE Director
Oracle ACE Director Andrejus Baranovskis and his team recently used Oracle Java Cloud Service, Oracle JET, and ADF BC REST to develop an application for a Lithuanian start-up. This article describes in development experience in deep technical detail.

Sample Chapter: Integrations Between SaaS Applications [April 2017]
by Robert van Molkenace-2 and Phil Wilkinsace-associate
This sample chapter from Implementing Oracle Integration Cloud Service (2017, Packt Publishing) explores how to integrate SaaS solutions, and shows how you can test your integration without affecting a live system.

High on Power, Low on Code [March 2017]
by Shay Shmeltzer
Get started with Oracle Application Builder Cloud Service.

Extending Mobile Apps [March 2017]
by Chris Muir
Add maps, cameras, and browser support to your Oracle Mobile Application Accelerator app.

Oracle Identity Cloud Service: Multitenant Provisioning, FedSSO with Custom App Templates and Just-In-Time Provisioning [March 2017]
by Ricardo Gutierrez
Explores some of Oracle Identity Cloud Service's provisioning capabilities for a hybrid environment and integration with cloud applications.

Docker in the Cloud: Oracle Container Cloud Service [Feb 2017]
by Dr. Frank Munz
Get deep background on Docker and its use, and a technical introduction to the Oracle Container Cloud Service (OCCS) and its key components.

Too Much of a Good Thing? [Jan 2017]
by Chris Muir
Use Oracle Mobile Cloud Service custom APIs in Oracle JET.

Analyzing What Matters [July 2016]
by Chris Muir
Use Oracle Mobile Cloud Service analytics with Oracle Mobile Application Framework.

Go Native with Apple iOS [May 2016]
by Chris Muir
Use the Oracle Mobile Cloud Service Apple iOS SDK to develop mobile apps.

Prepare, Secure, and Publish [March 2016]
by Mark RittmanOracle ACE Director
Automate ingesting, profiling, and transforming data so you can use it in the big data cloud and other environments.

Oracle Cloud Integration [February 2016]
by Joel PerezOracle ACE Director and Arturo ViverosOracle ACE Associate
This four-part series by Oracle ACE Director Joel Perez and Oracle ACE Associate Arturo Viveros focuses on cloud integration and is directed towards IT managers and architects, particularly those who are hungry for knowledge related to cloud solutions and the dynamics involved when attempting to integrate them effectively into established business architectures.

SOA Cloud Service in a Nutshell [February 2016]
by Arturo ViverosOracle ACE Associate, Robert van MolkenOracle ACE Associate, and Rolando CarrascoOracle ACE
In this article Oracle ACE Associates Arturo Viveros and Robert van Molken, and Oracle ACE Rolando Carraso discuss Oracle SOA Cloud Service in detail, together with its implications, possible use cases and scenarios. The authors also attempt to clarify some potentially confusing elements and draw some first-hand conclusions on the present and future of the product.

Offloading Mobile Storage [January 2016]
by Chris Muir
Share and secure files with the Oracle Mobile Cloud Service Storage API.

API-First: Build APIs with Oracle Mobile Cloud Service [November 2015]
by Chris Muir
Integrate enterprise systems and mobile applications, using Node.js.

Building and Testing Databound Web Applications using JCS, DCS and JDeveloper 12c [October 2015]
by Kumar Shahi
This article showcases the simplicity of using Oracle Java Cloud Service (JCS), Oracle Database Cloud Service (DCS) and JDeveloper 12c to develop, deploy and test Web Applications.

Add Data Visualization and Discovery [September 2015]
by Mark Rittman
Add data visualization and discovery with Oracle Business Intelligence Visual Analyzer Cloud Service.

Upload, Model, Analyze, and Report [May 2015]
by Mark Rittman
Quickly load information to Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud Service and share the reporting.

Sample Chapter: CIO's Guide to Oracle Cloud Computing [August 2014]
by Jessaica Keyes
This sample chapter from The CIO's Guide to Oracle Products and Solutions focuses on "features and benefits; management best practices; user/developer lessons learned; management considerations; compliance and security considerations, and management metrics."

Sample Chapter: eCommerce in the Cloud [April 2014]
by Kelly Goetsch
eCommerce in the Cloud author Kelly Goetsch shows you "how you can quickly and incrementally adopt cloud computing for any ecommerce platforms, whether packaged or custom, new or legacy."

SOA and Cloud Computing [April 2014]
by Jürgen Kress, Berthold Maier, Hajo Normann, Danilo Schmeidel, Guido Schmutz, Bernd Trops, Clemens Utschig-Utschig, Torsten Winterberg
The final article in the Industrial SOA article series takes a look at the relationship between SOA and Cloud Computing, and offers insight into how SOA principles can help to insure the long-term success and business value of the migration to the Cloud.

On Oracle Database 12c, Part 4 [March 2014]
by Tom Kyte
Our technologist talks with Oracle product management about Oracle Database 12c and the Oracle Multitenant option.

On Oracle Database 12c, Part 2 [November 2013]
by Tom Kyte
Our technologist finds a match for his SQL and makes his undo temporary.

Automatic Data Optimization [November 2013]
by Arup Nanda
Learn how to enable information lifecycle management to automatically move data to lower-cost storage tiers and compress it.

Many in One [September 2013]
by Arup Nanda
Create many databases in one database instance with the Oracle Database 12c multitenant architecture.

PL/SQL Enhancements [September 2013]
by Steven Feuerstein
Oracle Database 12c enhances the PL/SQL function result cache, improves PL/SQL execution in SQL, adds a whitelist, and fine-tunes privileges.

On Oracle Database 12c, Part 1 [September 2013]
by Tom Kyte
Our technologist improves default values, handles bigger datatypes, and FETCHes for the first time.

SOA, Cloud, and Service Technologies [August 2012]
by Bob Rhubart
Best selling SOA author Thomas Erl and Oracle SOA experts Tim Hall and Demed L'Her explore the evolution of IT architecture and the emerging role of the IT architect in this edited transcript of an OTN ArchBeat podcast.

The Role of the Cloud Architect [July 2012]
by Bob Rhubart
Cloud architects talk about the role's unique challenges and the skills needed to meet them.

Software Architecture for High Availability in the Cloud [June 2012]
by Brian Jimerson
A look at the paradigm shifts in designing fault tolerance from machine-based architectures to cloud-based architectures, and how enterprise applications need to be engineered to ensure the highest level of availability in the cloud.

Discussion: Public, Private, and Hybrid Clouds [June 2012]
by Bob Rhubart
A panel of leading Oracle experts on cloud computing compares and contrasts the various flavors of cloud computing in this transcript of an OTN ArchBeat Podcast.

Community Roundtable: Architecture, Confidence, and the Cloud [May 2012]
by Bob Rhubart
Cloud computing may be a new take on not-so-new concepts, but getting it right still requires an architectural approach.

Are You Ready to Compete Against the Public Cloud? [January 2012]
by Robert Covington and Brad Goodwin
A look at two companies that have embarked on a transformational journey that embraces many core aspects of cloud architecture.

Everything is PaaSible (from InfoQ) [December 2011]
by William Vambenepe
William Vambenepe takes a look at PaaS as an enabler—especially in the enterprise—that will afford business advantages in terms of cost, time to market and choice of tools.

A Brief Introduction on Migrating to an Oracle-based Cloud Environment (from Syngress) [November 2011]
by Tom Laszewski
Addressing multi-tenancy and other key cloud considerations.

Sample Chapter: Migrating to the Cloud: Methodology and Design [Sept 2011]
by Tom Laszewski and Prakash Nauduri
A sample chapter from Migrating to the Cloud, published by Syngress.

Sample Chapter: Migrating to the Cloud: Methodology and Design [September 2011]
by Tom Laszewski and Prakash Nauduri
Another sample chapter from "A sample chapter from Migrating to the Cloud by Tom Laszewski and Prakash Nauduri, published by Syngress.

The Cloud Computing Pre-Nup [May 2011]
by Bob Rhubart
The cloud represents a relationship. Know how to get out before you jump in.

Using Oracle Berkeley DB as a NoSQL Data Store [February 2011]
by Shashank Tiwari
Learn why and how Oracle Berkeley DB can bring NoSQL benefits to your app.

Creating Prebundled Machine Images for the Cloud [November 2009]
by Kiran C. Nair
Learn how to create a custom virtual machine image prebundled with Oracle WebLogic Server 11g and Oracle Database XE, as well as the basics of creating init scripts and configuring services to run at user-defined runlevels

Running Oracle Database XE in the Cloud [September 2008]
by Justin Lokitz
Learn how to build and deploy Oracle Database 10g Express Edition virtual images in the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud -- the do-it-yourself way.

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