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Oracle Magazine

March – April 2018


Features
Departments
Technology & Comment Sections—
   Articles and Columns

FEATURES

It’s All About Trust

By Alan Zeichick
Blockchain is a secure system for conducting trustworthy transactions with customers, partners, and competitors.

  

RX: Content Management

By Linda Currey Post
Oracle Content and Experience Cloud helps Turning Point save lives.

  

Calling on Cloud

By Mike Faden
AT&T migrates massive mission-critical databases to Oracle Cloud in historic partnership.

  

DEPARTMENTS

UP FRONT


From the Editor
Blockchain: Much Bigger Than Bitcoin
By Tom Haunert
It won’t fill your newsfeeds like Bitcoin, but will do a lot more for your business.

Mashup
Find It, Fix It, Save It
By Leslie Steere
Gadgets and apps to help your wallet

Interview

Driver’s Education for the Self-Driving Database
By Tom Haunert
With Oracle Autonomous Database, DBAs can avoid the mundane, embrace strategy, and schedule those meetings.

Interview

Put Your Content Everywhere and Center
By Tom Haunert
Content management keeps changing, and a data hub supports that change.


COMMUNITY

Peer-to-Peer
Changing It Up
By Blair Campbell
These peers delve into IaaS and PaaS, trade accounting for IT, and soak up foreign cultures.

Oracle Developer Champion
Start Early, Don’t Stop
By Bob Rhubart
Oracle Developer Champion Robert van Mölken didn’t wait for school and doesn’t wait to share with the community.

 

TECHNOLOGY SECTION—ARTICLES & COLUMNS


TECHNOLOGY

APPLICATION DEVELOPER
Build a Chatbot in Minutes
By Frank Nimphius
Get started with Oracle Intelligent Bots in Oracle Mobile Cloud Enterprise.

OPEN SOURCE
It’s Better with Two
By Dan McGhan
Connect database and application services for a quick start to app development.

PL/SQL
JSON and PL/SQL: A Match Made in Database
By Steven Feuerstein
PL/SQL object types for JSON construct and manipulate in-memory JSON data.

 

COMMENT

IN THE FIELD
Beyond ERP: The Way Forward, Part l
By Leslie Steere
OAUG president sees mission expanding as user group members delve into emerging technologies.