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November/December 2013

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Plug Into the Cloud with Oracle Database 12c
Oracle executives and technical experts discuss Oracle Database 12c’s innovative multitenant architecture.

Announcing Oracle SuperCluster T5-8: Our Fastest Engineered System
Learn how Oracle SuperCluster T5-8 accelerates consolidation and private cloud deployments with dramatic performance improvements for a lower TCO.

Announcing Oracle Cloud Application Foundation
View a panel discussion by customers and industry leaders, along with demonstrations of Oracle WebLogic Server, Oracle Coherence, Oracle Enterprise Manager, and Oracle developer tools.

Storage and Applications Engineered Together: Oracle Has It, NetApp Doesn’t
Analyst Marc Staimer of Dragon Slayer Consulting and Oracle storage executives discuss why application-engineered storage is essential.

Online Forum: Oracle Solaris and Oracle’s Systems—The Best Platform for Oracle Software
Take an in-depth look at how Oracle Solaris is coengineered with Oracle’s systems and software to deliver the best possible user experience.

Virtualization and Cloud Made Simple and Easy with Oracle’s Latest Engineered System
Wim Coekaerts, senior vice president of Linux and virtualization at Oracle, unveils a system that can dramatically enhance data center operations, reduce business risk, lower costs, and support a mix of operating systems and applications.

Security Inside Out: Latest Innovations in Oracle Database 12c
Hear from experts how Oracle Database 12c keeps businesses ahead of evolving security threats and regulations with security controls such as sensitive data discovery, real-time data redaction, and privilege analysis.

This is a breakthrough release that makes cloud computing better, a lot better. [Oracle Database 12c is] the first multitenant database designed for the cloud. Its fundamentally new multitenant architecture enables you to create multiple, pluggable databases to support modern cloud
Oracle President Mark Hurd in
Plug Into the Cloud with Oracle Database 12c

Identity Auditing: Techniques for Reducing Operational Risk and Internal Delays
Oracle identity management expert Neil Gandhi and representatives from (ISC)2 share identity-auditing techniques that reduce operational risk.

MySQL Cluster 7.3: New Features for Internet-Scale Performance with Carrier-Grade Availability
Learn the new features included in MySQL Cluster 7.3 to automatically scale database services while maintaining five 9s availability.


Developing Applications with Oracle Application Development Framework Mobile
View an in-depth, interactive presentation covering mobile development with Java and HTML5.

The Top Five Things to Look For in a Cloud Provider When It Comes to Security, Part 3
Deloitte Principal Irfan Said shares how to mitigate risk in the cloud, along with the top five things to look for in a cloud provider.

Identity Governance and Key Identity Management Trends
Larry Samuels of NEC Australia hosts a roundtable discussion with Oracle experts to discuss key identity management trends and issues.

Linux Containers Explained
In this whiteboard presentation, Oracle Senior Product Manager Lenz Grimmer explains how Linux containers work.


Database Storage for Dummies, Oracle Edition
Get insight into how to choose the right database storage solutions and how to optimize database storage for maximum performance and efficiency.


Oracle Multitenant
Get the technical details about Oracle Multitenant, a new option for Oracle Database 12c that simplifies consolidation, provisioning, upgrades, and more.

Plug Into the Cloud with Oracle Database 12c
Discover the new capabilities in Oracle Database 12c, including multitenancy, optimized storage and compression, continuous access, security, and more.

Deliver Next-Generation Applications with Industry-Leading Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Release 12.1.2
Read an overview of the new features in the latest version of Oracle WebLogic Server.

Solving Data Management and Scalability Challenges with Oracle Coherence 12c
Discover how Oracle Coherence is scaling applications with real-time data processing and cache updates to meet mobile and cloud demands.

Oracle’s Internet of Things Platform: The M2M Platform for a Connected World
Read about Oracle’s platform to address the Internet of Things and machine-to-machine (M2M) communication.

Oracle Virtual Networking—Delivering Fabric Virtualization and Software- Defined Networks
This International Data Corporation (IDC) white paper examines the business and technological factors driving network virtualization and profiles the Oracle Virtual Networking products that are used to deliver software-defined networks.

From Database Clouds to Big Data: 2013 IOUG Survey on Database Manageability
A newly released Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG) membership survey sheds light on tough database management challenges and makes recommendations for overcoming them.

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READ_ME_FIRST: What Do I Do with All of Those SPARC Threads?
Read this technical white paper to learn how to take advantage of the new SPARC servers, which provide more than 1,000 compute threads.

Why Use Oracle VM for Oracle Databases
Read this independent lab validation report comparing Oracle VM to a leading virtualization solution and concluding that Oracle VM is best for Oracle Databases in all performance categories.

Month in the Life of an Oracle Exadata Admin, Part 2: Operations
Find out what it takes to manage a high- performance database environment running on Oracle Exadata and what to expect when you move your database operations to a preintegrated engineered system.


Business Process Management Maturity Assessment Tool
Get a customized report that breaks down your business process management maturity and suggests next steps to help you advance.

Service-Oriented Architecture Maturity Assessment Tool
Take an easy online assessment to learn your service-oriented architecture maturity and find out how to move to the next level.


Oracle’s Data Integration Resource Center for Oracle Applications
Access white papers, screencasts, and customer testimonials that describe how to gain more value from your Oracle Applications using Oracle’s best-in-class data integration solutions.

Unlock New Big Data Insights with MySQL and Hadoop
View technical articles, white papers, and webcasts to learn how to unlock new insights leveraging MySQL and Hadoop.


Oracle ADF Architecture TV
Discover Oracle Application Development Framework (Oracle ADF) development and satisfy design, architecture, development, deployment best practices, and more.

Oracle Value Chain on Twitter
Connect with Oracle Value Chain thought leaders and evangelists.

Oracle Coherence YouTube Channel
Watch dozens of new webcasts and video tutorials on how Oracle Coherence can scale your business applications and reduce your operational costs.

Oracle WebLogic YouTube Channel
Watch how-to videos that showcase numerous timely topics—such as dynamic clustering, elastic Java Message Service, and more.

MySQL YouTube Channel
Subscribe to the official MySQL channel on YouTube and watch informative demos, tutorials, and technical presentations.


Upgrade to Oracle E-Business Suite 12 in the Cloud with Oracle Managed Cloud Services
Hear how Oracle Managed Cloud Services is helping companies like Michael Baker Corporation successfully upgrade straight to the cloud.

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