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Oracle Magazine

November – December 2014


Features
Departments
Technology & Comment Sections—
   Articles and Columns

 

FEATURES

Engineering the Cloud

Oracle updates cloud services, introduces a new engineered system and new hardware, and updates many solutions. Read and follow links to select announcements from Oracle OpenWorld 2014.

  

Oracle OpenWorld 2014 Wrap-Up

By Tom Caldecott
2014 was another great year at Oracle OpenWorld. Take a look at the people, places, events, and conversations.

 

Industrial Consolidation

By David A. Kelly
Ingersoll Rand consolidates IT and builds a more efficient business with Oracle engineered systems.

  

Joint Tenancy

By David Baum
Pulte Homes builds homes and business processes on the Oracle Database 12c multitenant architecture.

 

DEPARTMENTS

UP FRONT


From the Editor
The Cloud Conference
By Tom Haunert
Cloud was the story at Oracle OpenWorld 2014, and the conversation continues.

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
Architect: The Next Generation
By Bob Rhubart
The need for agility, adaptation, and transformation also applies to arbiters of change.

Up Close
Running the Show
By Curran Mahowald
When Sarah Zumbrum goes to a conference, she doesn’t sit still and she doesn’t stop learning
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Peer-to-Peer
Flexing Mental Muscles
By Blair Campbell
Peers praise flexible database technologies and stay limber in the face of challenges.

 

TECHNOLOGY SECTION—ARTICLES & COLUMNS


TECHNOLOGY

ORACLE MOBILE APPLICATION FRAMEWORK
Thanks for Sharing
By Frank Nimphius
Share information among features.

PERFORMANCE
A Perfect Plan
By Arup Nanda Oracle ACE Director
Learn how adaptive plans in Oracle Database 12c compute the perfect plan—even when statistics are imperfect.

PL/SQL
Planning for Trouble
By Steven Feuerstein Oracle ACE Director
You always write your best code, but you should be prepared for imperfection.

ASK TOM
On Query Tuning
By Tom Kyte Oracle Employee ACE
Our technologist tunes queries by helping the optimizer optimize.

INSIDE OCP
Multitenant Database Management
By Puneet Sangar
Manage users, roles, privileges, and resources in container databases and pluggable databases.

 

COMMENT

Last Word
See You Next Year
Save the date. OpenWorld 2015 is October 25-29, 2015.