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Oracle Magazine

March – April 2015


Features
Departments
Technology & Comment Sections—
   Articles and Columns

 

FEATURES

Journey to the Core

By Tom Haunert
Oracle X5 engineered system releases deliver new data center core computing solutions, a roadmap to the data center of the future, and connection to the cloud.

  

Oracle Excellence Awards 2014

CIOs of the Year

Profiles by David A. Kelly
Meet the winners and learn how their companies have managed disruption to build better businesses.
  • Nam-Seuk Han, senior vice president and CIO at SK Telecom and winner of the Oracle Excellence Award for CIO of the Year—Asia Pacific
  • Jordi Fontanals, chief operations officer (and former CIO) of CaixaBank in Barcelona, Spain, and winner of the Oracle Excellence Award for CIO of the Year—Europe, Middle East, and Africa
  • Yoshifumi Ozawa, general manager of the IT Solution Division at Mazda Motor Corporation and winner of the Oracle Excellence Award for CIO of the Year—Japan
  • Patricio Melo, executive vice president of IT and operations at Banco Davivienda in Bogotá, Colombia, and winner of the Oracle Excellence Award for CIO of the Year—Latin America
  • Marty Schoenthaler, vice president and CIO at ADM and winner of the Oracle Excellence Award for CIO of the Year—North America  


Building Customer Loyalty

By Philip J. Gill
See how customer science leader dunnhumby increases business insights with Oracle engineered systems.

 

DEPARTMENTS

UP FRONT


From the Editor
Security Season
By Tom Haunert
It’s important to be ready for the next storm.

AT ORACLE

Events
Find out about upcoming technology and industry events.

Resources
Your guide to Oracle videos, webcasts, white papers, and more

Briefs
The latest product news


COMMUNITY

Partner News & Book Beat

Community Bulletin
Happenings in Oracle Technology Network
By Roland Smart

Architect
Microservices and SOA
By Bob Rhubart
Similarities, differences, and where to go from here

Peer-to-Peer
How to Learn
By Blair Campbell
Three peers on knowledge gained by sharing, traveling, and letting go of linear thinking

 

TECHNOLOGY SECTION—ARTICLES & COLUMNS


TECHNOLOGY

ORACLE ADF
Design Responsively
By Frank Nimphius
Use the Oracle Alta UI design system to implement a mobile-first strategy for web applications.

PL/SQL
Four Resolutions for Better Code
By Steven Feuerstein Oracle ACE Director
It’s always time to write better PL/SQL.

DBA
Recover One
By Arup Nanda Oracle ACE Director
Recover one table from a database backup with Oracle Recovery Manager in Oracle Database 12c.

ASK TOM
On SQL, SQL, and More SQL
By Tom Kyte
Our technologist says yes, yes, yes to interesting SQL solutions.


COMMENT

Last Word
Data Center of the Future
Here are notes from January 21 and doodles and sketches that followed.