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Database Insider Edition
January 2010

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Unleash the Power of Oracle Application Express
Did you know that the Oracle Store was developed using a no-cost tool that comes with every Oracle Database? Oracle Application Express (APEX) makes it easy to quickly build secure, scalable Web applications using Oracle Database 11g. For a growing number of customers and partners, Oracle APEX has become a key part of their Web application development toolkit. More...

Common Criteria EAL4+ Certification Awarded to Oracle Database Vault
Oracle Database Vault, the industry's first and only native database privileged user control and multi-factor authorization solution, has been awarded the international Common Criteria Evaluation Assurance Level 4 Augmented (EAL 4+) certification. This certification means that organizations worldwide can continue to have the utmost confidence in the security afforded by Oracle Database Vault. More...

New Podcasts: Lowering the Cost of Oracle Applications Infrastructure
More customers are choosing to run Oracle Applications on a grid architecture with Oracle Database 11g and Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC). The results, say organizations that have adopted this architecture, have been significant cost savings with improved scalability and reliability. Hear their stories in a selection of new podcasts:



Watch DBA 2.0: SQL Tuning
In this latest video, our intrepid DBAs first try the traditional DBA 1.0 route -- then the new DBA 2.0 route -- to address their business users’ performance challenge.

Watch DBA 2.0

Consolidating Mixed Workloads for Transaction Processing and Data Warehousing
January 27
12:00 noon ET

In this Webcast, you'll learn:

    • Business and technology situations that would benefit from workload consolidation for transaction processing and business intelligence
    • How business requirements and technology capabilities have changed recently, making the consolidation of mixed workloads more imperative and likely to succeed
    • Synergies between database workload consolidation and practices like operational business intelligence, operational data warehousing, real-time or on demand computing, data governance, compliance, and analytics/reporting embedded in operational applications
    • And much more
SANS Analyst Program Webcast:
Transparent Data Encryption—New Technologies and Best Practices for Database Encryption

Available on-demand.


Oracle Database Insider Blog
Oracle Database 11g Read the latest posts:

All About Oracle Application Express
Oracle Application Express is a rapid web application development tool for the Oracle database. Using only a web browser and limited programming experience, you can develop and deploy professional applications that are both fast and secure. More...


Oracle Real Application Clusters: Training Update
Consolidate onto the Oracle Grid with flexible new course options from Oracle University. Enhance your knowledge and skills with training on Oracle Real Application Clusters for Oracle Database 11g Release 2—the foundation for grid computing.

Select from the following recently released classes:



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Oracle Database on Twitter
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Georgian College Upgrades to Oracle Database 11g and Real Application Clusters

TDEC Division of Water Pollution Control Saves US$1M with Oracle Application Express

M-Tel Improves Query Performance with the Oracle Exadata Storage Server


Customer Buzz:

Healthsouth—Leverages Oracle Database 11g for the company’s data warehouse, which securely stores nearly 1 terabyte of patient demographic, claims, and billing information, in addition to data from PeopleSoft financials and HR systems.

Intermap—Implemented Oracle Database 11g with Oracle Spatial and Oracle Active Data Guard to ensure a readily available, secure, and efficient environment required to support its NEXTMap solution.

Information for Success—Oracle Data Warehousing—This reference booklet contains a sampling of real business results that organizations in a variety of industries worldwide have achieved by implementing data warehousing solutions with Oracle.

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