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Partners Build Secure Connectors to Oracle Secure Enterprise Search 10g
"With Oracle Secure Enterprise Search 10g, large companies can help ensure effective knowledge dissemination to employees and partners in a controlled manner," says Jeroen Tas, vice chairman of MphasiS, an EDS company and a participant in the initiative. "We believe this is imperative for knowledge-intensive industries like finance and healthcare, as well as innovation-intensive product companies."
Oracle Secure Enterprise Search Connectors are available to enable secure crawling of BusinessObjects Universes, EMC Documentum Content Server DocBases, FileNet Content Engine object stores, IBM Lotus Notes databases, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, and Open Text's Livelink Enterprise Content Management. Oracle partners supporting the initiative include Business Objects, Clarabridge, HCL Technologies, Inxight Software, Kazeon, MphasiS, Open Text, and Siderean.
Advanced Modernization Offerings Expand Unisys OASIS Open Source Suite
Unisys has announced the Unisys OASIS Oracle Grid Accelerator, one of four major enhancements to its Open and Secure Integrated Solutions (OASIS) portfolio of integrated, certified open source software suites. OASIS also includes a comprehensive set of open source tools from Unisys that help clients build real-time infrastructure.
A joint development effort between Unisys and Oracle, the OASIS Oracle Grid Accelerator can enable even the largest Oracle databases to migrate from prior Oracle releases (including 7, 8i, and 9i) on UNIX platforms to Oracle 10g Real Application Clusters on Unisys ES7000/one Enterprise Servers running Linux in a matter of weeks.
The Unisys OASIS Oracle Grid Accelerator includes hardware, software, migration services, and support. The global staff of services experts at Unisys can also help clients with an end-to-end portfolio of Linux-related IT services.
Emulex Endorses Unbreakable Linux
Oracle partner Emulex has endorsed Oracle's Unbreakable Linux support program. "End-to-end qualification and support are of paramount importance to enterprise users," says Mike Smith, executive vice president of worldwide marketing at Emulex. "Emulex driver distribution as part of Oracle Enterprise Linux offers our mutual users a high-quality, thoroughly qualified solution." Emulex supports customers of the Oracle Unbreakable Linux program across its LightPulse Host Bus Adapter product line. Emulex solutions are also part of the Oracle Validated Configurations Program, which offers best practices to users for deploying Linux solutions.
Other partners that have endorsed Oracle Unbreakable Linux include Accenture, Dell, HP, and Intel.
Mythics Builds Content Management Engine on Oracle Application Express
Mythics has extended Oracle Application Express, Oracle's hosted declarative development environment, using the Mythics 1Enterprise Indigo Framework technology. This baseline content management engine can be used to construct production-ready applications in Oracle Application Express. Mythics also offers the 1Enterprise Innovation Suite, which allows use of prebuilt applications using the same foundation architecture.
Used with Oracle Application Express, the Mythics 1Enterprise Indigo Framework lets Oracle Database customers both rapidly build asset tracking, reporting, mapping, and auditing applications and take full advantage of built-in features of Oracle Application Express such as user interface themes, navigational controls, form handlers, and flexible reports. The combination of the two products is intended to fill a niche between costly customization projects and unyielding packaged software solutions.
Partners Launch Solutions for Small and Medium Businesses
As part of the Oracle Accelerate program, several Oracle partners have launched solutions for small and medium businesses (SMBs) and local governments. Through Oracle Accelerate, Oracle's approach to delivering Oracle products to SMBs, Oracle and its partners are delivering solutions that combine Oracle Applications and rapid implementation methodologies with partner expertise.
Oracle partners offering industry-tailored Oracle Accelerate solutions that are packaged, priced, and delivered specifically for SMBs include