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Q&A: Oracle's Martin Jarvis Explains How to Protect Mobile Environments

Government agencies throughout the world are attempting a difficult balancing act: capitalizing on the promise of innovative mobile services while continuing to secure critical applications and data. To help them manage this feat, Oracle recently launched Oracle Mobile Security Suite. Martin Jarvis, Oracle’s senior director of Oracle Fusion Middleware market development, offers details about the new solution.
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Oracle Mobile Platform Provides a Complete Framework for Developing and Managing Mobile Apps

The new Oracle Mobile Platform provides a unique, consistent, and complete technology framework for building, integrating, securing, and managing mobile applications. Find out how agencies are taking advantage of mobile technologies today.
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Oracle Policy Automation for Mobile Devices Helps Workers Maintain the Latest Compliance Standards

Oracle Policy Automation for Mobile Devices is an app for iOS and Android devices that gives field case workers, police, inspectors, and others the tools they need to speed their work while maintaining compliance standards. Find out how it helps government workers make quick decisions about eligibility requirements and other matters.
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Public Sector at Oracle OpenWorld 2014

Oracle OpenWorld 2014 is the place to be in San Francisco September 28 to October 2. Read the Focus on Public Sector guide to learn about all the don't-miss sessions, demos, and other activities taking place at Oracle OpenWorld.

Please also save the date for the Public Sector Reception on Monday, September 29, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Jillian’s, 175 Fourth Street in San Francisco. Meet the team and enjoy some casual fun, food, and sports viewing.

Arriving on Sunday? Be sure to attend the Oracle Applications Users Group Public Sector Special Interest Group meeting taking place on Sunday, September 28.

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University of California, Berkeley's Mehmet Sevinc on Oracle Hyperion Public Sector Planning and Budgeting

Mehmet Sevinc, planning administrator for the University of California Berkeley, discusses how more than 500 people in his organization use Oracle Hyperion Public Sector Planning and Budgeting to plan and forecast for 18,000 positions and 15,000 employees. He also discusses how the university can report on employee- and position-level data quickly and easily thanks to the solution’s task lists and clearly defined procedures.

The City of Atlanta's Youlanda Carr and Alfonso Pinan on Oracle Hyperion Public Sector Planning and Budgeting

Youlanda Carr, director of budget administration, and Alfonso Pinan, director of financial systems services, both serve the City of Atlanta. Together, they explain how, by relying on Oracle Hyperion Public Sector Planning and Budgeting, they can report with a high degree of confidence on their city's fiscal matters—and have the ability to produce huge budget books in minutes rather than days.

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Baltimore County Speeds up Batch Processing by 10x and Queries 80x While Ensuring Near 100 Percent Availability

Baltimore County standardized on Oracle Database Appliance and achieved near 100 percent availability for databases supporting its critical applications.

City of Lakeland Saves an Estimated US$2.5 Million in Infrastructure Costs over Five Years While Gaining Customer Satisfaction and Staff Productivity

City of Lakeland deployed Oracle Exadata Database Machine to create a highly reliable, scalable, and cost-effective data infrastructure to support many of the city’s most critical applications.

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Streamlines Authorized Access to Applications While Ensuring Security

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory selected Oracle Identity Management 11g to enhance security and access management for its National Ignition Facility applications.

Statistics Centre—Abu Dhabi Improves Governmental Compliance and Secures Foreign-Trade Data by Using Business Intelligence

With Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition, Statistics Centre—Abu Dhabi now delivers foreign trade statistics 60 percent faster to government agencies and the public.

Stanford Children’s Health Shortens Requisition-and-Invoice Approval Cycle by 5 to 30 Days

Stanford Children’s Health and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford implemented Oracle’s PeopleSoft 9.1 applications and Oracle Database to automate human resources.

Boston Medical Center Expects to Cut Costs for Data Warehouse Storage and Management While Improving Performance by up to 74 Percent

Boston Medical Center selected Oracle Database Appliance for its data warehouse.

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Oracle Data as a Service Launch

Discover how using data as a standalone asset can help your business take smarter action.

Oracle Big Data SQL: Connect All Your Data

Oracle executives introduce Oracle Big Data SQL, which provides seamless integration of queries across Hadoop, NoSQL, and Oracle Database to deliver better business insights.

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Oracle Applications

Oracle Cloud Solutions


OracleVoice on Forbes.com

LinkedIn Influencers: Oracle President Mark Hurd

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New Oracle Data Cloud and Data-as-a-Service Offerings Redefine Data-Driven Enterprise

New Oracle Exadata Database Machine Optimized for Large-Scale In-Memory and Database Cloud Workloads

Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam Chooses Oracle to Support Genomic Research and Advance Personalized Medicine

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Profit Magazine on Facebook

Go to where the conversation lives. Connect on Facebook with Profit, Oracle's publication for the enterprise class, business leaders, and decision-makers. Be a part of our growing community and network with colleagues around content directly from Profit, as well as exclusive content found only here. Join us.


Interested in content from Profit? Read Add It Up: OAUG President Johnson talks about how incremental innovations are helping user group members get more from Oracle and sign up for a free subscription today.

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Get the most from your Oracle Public Sector Revenue Management solution with expert training from Oracle University.

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Oracle University Preconference Training Event

Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to get accelerated Oracle training from community experts. Oracle University is a one-day training event held on Sunday, September 28, at Golden Gate University from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. It includes accelerated Oracle training in a seminar-style format taught by Oracle University instructors, community experts, and Oracle engineers. It is an excellent opportunity for you to get in-depth training on hot Oracle topics while you are in town for Oracle OpenWorld. View the session details and register here.

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Oracle Day 2014: Digital Disruption

Register for an event in a city near you.

The Modern HR Kitchen: Setting the Table for Success CHRO Summit

IT and business expert Andrew McAfee and analytics expert Nate Silver will both keynote.
September 23–24, 2014 | Dallas, Texas
October 21–22, 2014 | New York City

Oracle OpenWorld

September 28–October 2, 2014 | San Francisco, California

The Modern HR Kitchen: Setting the Table for Success CHRO Summit

Chris Brogan, #1 social influencer in the world according to Forbes, and Matt Lieberman, author of Social: Why Our Brains Are Wired to Connect, will keynote.
October 15–16, 2014 | Washington DC
November 3–4, 2014 | Chicago, Illinois
November 12–13, 2014 | Los Angeles, California

UKOUG Tech14

December 8–10, 2014 | Liverpool, UK

BIWA Summit ’15

January 27–29, 2015 | Oracle HQ Campus, Redwood Shores, California


April 12–16, 2015 | Las Vegas, Nevada | #C15LV

ODTUG KScope 15

June 21–25, 2015 | Hollywood, Florida | #Kscope15

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