Executive Strategy Monthly Edition
August 2012

Information InDepth


Special Report: Oracle Fusion Middleware
Cloud computing presents an opportunity for IT organizations to add dramatic value to the business. Yet, cloud computing requires IT teams to change how they build and deliver solutions. Oracle Fusion Middleware offers a complete set of technologies that empowers technology leaders to make the shift so businesses get the most out of the opportunity. More...

Rolling the Dice: When to Gamble on an Outside Leader?
“The biggest, most surprising thing for me was how often strong and capable organizations make this incredibly important decision based on shockingly superficial amounts of data,” says Gautum Mukunda, an assistant professor in the Organizational Behavioral Unit at Harvard Business School and author of Indispensable: When Leaders Really Matter. More...

Oracle's Mark Hurd and the Customer Revolution
The Formula for CX Success? Three elegantly interlaced pieces: Connected Engagement, to personalize the experience; Actionable Insight, to maximize the engagement; and Optimized Execution, to deliver the value. More...


Special Report: Oracle's JD Edwards
This has been an important time for JD Edwards: In the past year, Oracle released a major update to Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne solutions, debuted a significant new reporting technology, and evolved the products for next-generation.

Here, learn more about Profit's new special issue for the JD Edwards community, and read about partners and customers using Oracle's solutions to make businesses more efficient and effective.

High Visibility
Lyle Ekdahl, group vice president and general manager for Oracle’s JD Edwards product family, talks about the major release of JD Edwards EnterpriseOne

Energy Alloys: A Business Process-Based JD Edwards Upgrade
Kaushik Ray of Energy Alloys on why an IT upgrade is an excellent time to reengineer business processes

Building on Community
Loyal users and active partners helped JD Edwards make major strides in the past 12 months

Public Service
LOGIS delivers enterprise-caliber technology to local public sector agencies by standardizing its computing platform on Oracle’s JD Edwards.


JD Edwards Upgrade Resources
Links for resources and workshops for customers planning or implementing JD Edwards EnterpriseOne or JD Edwards World ERP software upgrades to the latest releases. More...


Oracle Optimized Storage Launch
Watch this on-demand webcast as Oracle executives, such as Oracle President Mark Hurd, customers, and industry experts discuss the latest advances in Oracle optimized storage. More...


2012 Oracle Enterprise Data Security Survey Results
Join Oracle and IOUG security experts as they share the latest enterprise data security survey results, and discuss what organizations can learn from this analysis to better combat security risks.

Register for this webcast on Thursday, August 30, 2012
9:00 p.m. PT / 12:00 p.m. ET


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