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April 2010

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ODTUG's Mike Riley on Kaleidoscope 2010
Oracle developers and architects will converge on Washington DC this June as they head for ODTUG Kaleidoscope 2010, the annual conference hosted by the Oracle Development Tools User Group (ODTUG). This five-day event runs June 27 to July 1 and offers focused informational tracks ranging from database development to middleware and client-side issues. Read the Q&A with ODTUG President Mike Riley. More...

BMW Oracle Racing’s America’s Cup:
A Victory for Oracle Database Technology

BMW Oracle Racing’s victory in the 33rd America’s Cup yacht race in February showcased the crew’s extraordinary sailing expertise. But to hear them talk, the real stars weren’t actually human. “The story of this race is in the technology,” says Ian Burns, design coordinator for BMW Oracle Racing. More...

Absa Steps Up Compliance with Oracle Database Security Solutions
One of South Africa’s largest financial services groups, the Absa Group Limited, a subsidiary of Barclays Bank PLC, needed to comply with local and global compliance requirements. They turned to Oracle for a complete data security solution.


Oracle Exadata: A Single Source of Truth

Oracle Exadata: A Single Source of Truth
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Save BIG on Storage - with Oracle Database 11g and Advanced Compression
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Upgrade to Oracle Database 11g Release 2
Join well known Oracle expert Tom Kyte - host of '' to learn the latest best practices, hints, and tips for successful upgrades to Oracle Database 11g. Register for this On Demand Webcast Today!

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Oracle Audit Vault on OTN

Oracle Audit Vault automates the audit collection, monitoring, and reporting process, turning audit data into a key security resource for detecting unauthorized activity. The latest release of Oracle Audit Vault now supports monitoring Microsoft SQL Server 2000, 2005, and 2008; IBM DB2 UDB 8.2 through 9.5; and Sybase ASE 12.5.4 through 15.0.x databases. More...

Latest Release of Oracle Berkeley DB
Oracle announced the latest release of Oracle Berkeley DB, the high-performance, small footprint, open source, embeddable database engine for mission-critical “edge” applications. More...

Warehouse Builder Training from Oracle University
The new five-day course Data Integration and ETL with Oracle Warehouse Builder provides comprehensive coverage of Oracle Warehouse Builder features and architecture, integrating Warehouse Builder with Oracle Business Intelligence, enhancing ETL performance, and many other topics.

Get complete details about Oracle University training.
Gartner Business Intelligence Summit
April 12-14
Las Vegas, Nevada

Infosec World 2010
April 17-23
Orlando, Florida

Presented by the IOUG, OAUG, and Quest
April 18-22
Mandalay Bay Resort and Convention Center
Las Vegas, Nevada

Oracle Spatial User Conference 2010
April 29
Phoenix, Arizona

ODTUG Kaleidoscope 2010
June 27-July 1
Washington DC

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Oracle Database 11g Helps BMW ORACLE Racing Win America's Cup
Ian "Fresh" Burns, design coordinator for the BMW ORACLE Racing trimaran, talks about how Oracle Database technology helped win back the America's Cup. Listen Now...

Oracle Saves with Oracle Database 11g and Advanced Compression
Oracle Corporation runs a centralized Oracle E-Business Suite system on Oracle Database 11g for all its employees around the globe. Join us to hear from Raji Mani, IT director for Oracle's PDIT Group, on how Oracle Database 11g and Oracle Advanced Compression are helping to save big on storage costs. Listen Now...

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