FYI Friday: Is Salsa Dancing Key to Employee Engagement? Keeping employees engaged and happy is critical to retaining top talent. Here’s how to reward them in ways that matter.
October 21, 2016
TBT: Beyond Disruption Can a robot do your job better than you can?
October 20, 2016
Five Ideas: From Larry Ellison Larry Ellison, Oracle executive chairman and CTO, always draws a big crowd to his Oracle OpenWorld keynotes. What did he say this year?
October 19, 2016
Part of the Solution “Working on this issue of Profit, I learned about two technologies within Oracle Integration Cloud Service that really give users an opportunity to influence how cloud systems work together,” writes Profit editor-in-chief Aaron Lazenby. Learn more.
October 18, 2016
SPECIAL REPORT: ORACLE OPENWORLD WRAP-UP
Get highlights from keynotes from Oracle executives including Larry Ellison
, Mark Hurd
, and Thomas Kurian
—and learn how companies, from retail giants to jewelry insurance brokers, are using cloud technologies to understand their customers better. September 2016 WHAT’S NEXT IN ORACLE CLOUD
“First and foremost, we’re working with the developer community to make our technology accessible to everybody who wants to use it,” says Thomas Kurian
, president of product development at Oracle. September 2016 LEARNING SYSTEMS PROVIDE STAYS CURRENT WITH THE CLOUD
“Something as simple as a better user interface sometimes can make the difference between a good decision and a bad decision,” says Jonathan Sax
, vice president of HR operations at Blackboard. September 2016 PERFORMANCE BOOST
B&H Photo and Video is about to move its entire ecommerce system, along with its enterprise resource planning system, to an updated hardware platform built using Oracle’s SPARC T7 servers, which employ the SPARC M7 processor. September 2016 BUSINESS TO CLOUD SPECIAL ISSUE
Top Oracle executives—including CEO Mark Hurd
—share insights into how the cloud is enabling and accelerating business transformations. September 2016
FIVE IDEAS: DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION
Special Report: Finance
Find out what experts said about modern finance at Oracle OpenWorld, plus hear more from companies who have moved to the cloud to streamline financial operations and make better decisions.
What you need to know about the technology that can help your transformation. Plus, take our 11-question online assessment
to see where your company is in its evolution. September 2016 ORACLE’S SECRET WEAPON IN THE CLOUD
“We are working to build the world’s best infrastructure for customers, and we want them to be able to use x86 and also RISC microprocessors,” says John Fowler
, executive vice president of systems at Oracle. September 2016 SHIFT, OR FALL FURTHER BEHIND
“We’ve almost crossed the threshold where Oracle Cloud customers have done more upgrades to their cloud applications than all of our on-premises customers in all of our lines of business have done ever,” says Oracle Executive Vice President of Applications Development Steve Miranda
. September 2016 CUSTOMER VOICES DRIVE CLOUD INNOVATION
“Eighty percent of the features in our last release came from feedback directly from customers,” says Chris Leone
, Oracle senior vice president for applications development. September 2016 FIVE IDEAS: CLOUD COMPUTING
The brightest minds will share their vision for the future of the cloud at Oracle OpenWorld 2016, taking place in San Francisco from September 18 to 22. Here’s what to know before you go. September 2016 SOLID TO THE CORE
“Digital transformation has become the key to our customers’ survival—and success,” says Lyle Ekdahl
, general manager of Oracle’s JD Edwards product family. August 2016
Learn about Oracle’s IaaS strategy and get expert advice about how to choose an IaaS provider that’s best for your business.
How cutting-edge research and innovative technologies can make a difference in the corrections industry. August 2016 CLOUD CHALLENGE
Five projects show the many use cases for cloud platforms. August 2016 BEAM ME UP, PEPPER?
Oracle President of Product Development Thomas Kurian
couldn’t attend Miami’s Accenture Oracle Leadership Council this April, but still managed to deliver his keynote address “in person.” August 2016 DESTINATION: SAN FRANCISCO
Coming to San Francisco, California, for Oracle OpenWorld? We asked some Oracle insiders to clue us in on their favorite Bay Area secrets. August 2016 SPECIAL ISSUE: JD EDWARDS 2016
Q&A with Lyle Ekdahl
, senior vice president and general manager of Oracle’s JD Edwards product family, plus how a modern ERP platform keeps a busy Latin American airport flying high. August 2016