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“Safe Passage to the Cloud: Five Best Practices for Cloud Implementation”

You’re ready to move your company’s suite of accounting, procurement, and project management software (also known as enterprise resource planning, or ERP) to the cloud. Now what? Much has been written recently about the benefits of moving ERP to the cloud, but what about the challenges it presents? Only a small number of vendors and system integrators are truly experienced in this area.
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“Insider Tips on How to Get the Cloud You Need”

Read an interview featuring Oracle CIO Mark Sunday and Oracle Cloud Service CIO Tom Fisher. Find out what questions you should ask your potential software-as-a-service providers to ensure that you’re extending your IT organization with people and services that fit your needs.

Tom Fisher

“Modern CIO: the Cloud Is Your Ticket to Full Business Engagement”

Oracle Cloud Service CIO Tom Fisher says CIOs must seize the day and take advantage of a turbulent economic environment to become more deeply embedded in business decision-making. Doing so will make their organizations more successful while also cementing their own role. Read an interview with Fisher to find out more about how cloud computing is advancing business—and changing the role of the CIO.
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David Krauss

New Harvard Business Review Report: “Cloud Computing Comes of Age”

Cloud computing is evolving. Discover how your competition is using cloud technology today. Read the new Harvard Business Review report to learn how companies are driving speed and agility, collaborating with IT, deploying more cloud services, and tackling concerns surrounding cloud deployments.

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Oracle Private Cloud Assessment Tool

Analyst estimates show that the market for platform-as-a-service (PaaS) solutions is growing at a vigorous rate. A robust PaaS strategy and implementation can drive significant business agility and substantial cost savings, enabling IT managers to shine. How does your company’s PaaS maturity stack up? Take a quick 10-question assessment to gain insight into whether your data center is optimized for PaaS; obtain a report describing your infrastructure, governance, services, and integration; and get recommendations for steps to take toward PaaS adoption, based on your PaaS maturity level.

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Why Database in the Cloud?

Why Database in the Cloud? (1:36)

Why move your databases to cloud computing? This video provides numerous facts and figures to help explain why businesses today are adopting database-as-a-service solutions, such as Oracle Database Cloud Service, at a breathtaking pace.

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Oracle Cloud: Try It Today!

Oracle delivers the most comprehensive portfolio of cloud solutions for your business, IT infrastructure, and development needs. Why wait? Try it today. Sign up on the Oracle Cloud trials page.

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“Don’t Do SaaS in a Vacuum”

“The Four Smartest Things I Heard at Oracle CloudWorld San Jose”

“Five Reasons Oracle Is a Cloud Company”

“Three Ways You Can Avoid Spending Too Much on IT”

“The Wisdom of the PaaS Crowd”

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“Don’t Let SaaS Simplicity Become Cloud Complexity”

“Making Cloud Applications More Available”

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“How the Cloud Helps Batesville Casket Bury the Competition”

“How Cloud Became SoftBank’s Platform for Growth”

“How the Cloud Answers Two Businesses’ Need for Speed”

“Panduit Selects Oracle Transportation Management Cloud to Optimize Global Transportation Network”

“Newfield Supports Employee Performance with Oracle Human Capital Management Cloud”

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Oracle Cloud Solutions

Database Cloud Coverage

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“Fast, Flexible Application Development with Oracle Database Cloud Service”

Are you developing applications to run on the world’s leading database? Why not do it in the cloud? With Oracle Database Cloud Service, developers can quickly and easily access the power and flexibility of Oracle Database in the cloud.

“Best Practices for Migrating On-Premises Databases to the Cloud”

Oracle Multitenant is helping organizations reduce IT costs by simplifying database consolidation, provisioning, upgrades, and more. Now you can combine the advantages of multitenant databases with the benefits of cloud computing by leveraging database as a service. Learn about best practices for moving your pluggable databases from on-premises environments to Oracle Database Cloud and back again.

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Read the latest press releases about Oracle’s modern cloud solutions—personalized, connected, and secure.

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Each quarter, Oracle hosts a select group of senior executives for an interactive, day-long seminar that culminates with a behind-the-scenes tour of one of Oracle’s state-of-the-art data centers. This exclusive, invitation-only event offers a rare opportunity to see cloud computing in action and to interact with senior Oracle executives and Oracle Managed Cloud Services customers. Interested in attending? Please contact your Oracle Managed Cloud Services sales director by calling +1.719.757.2065.

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Get Oracle Cloud Solutions Training and Certification Information from Oracle University

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Oracle CloudWorld: Modernize Your Business—Are You Ready for the Cloud?

Come to an Oracle CloudWorld event and find out. Program details and highlights of past Oracle CloudWorld events are available.

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