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Solving the Data Puzzle

Are you looking for expert advice on big data best practices, and in-depth information on how your industry peers are solving their big data challenges?

Right now, you can register to watch Oracle's on-going webcast series on Transforming Your Business With Big Data, including an upcoming webcast on March 25 on why real-time responses must detect, analyze and act with greater automation.

Read about how big data is already transforming a wide variety of industries, from healthcare to the movie industry. Also hear from experts, including Oracle's own executives, about using big data to connect with customers, drive innovation and more. Plus, don't miss out on their top tips for avoiding common pitfalls along the way.

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Big Opportunity

“Don’t just wait for the data to be right before you start actually applying it to your business problems. It will never be perfect.”
Thomas H. Davenport, author of Big Data at Work: Dispelling the Myths, Uncovering the Opportunities

Thomas H. Davenport

Five Big Data Mistakes

“It is important to understand that big data implementation is really a journey with multiple modules that get added and refined over time.”
Subramanian Iyer, senior director of Insight and Customer Strategy at Oracle

Subramanian Iyer

Improving the Customer Experience Through Big Data Analytics

“The quality of customer experience will always be improved if a business can quickly respond via the correct channels to manage the expectations of its customers.”
Michael Abramow, director of Strategy and Insight, Japan and Asia Pacific at Oracle

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Special Report: Cloud Computing

Through May, Oracle's Cloud team will host private screenings of its sci-fi action adventure movie, Cloud Odyssey–A Hero's Quest in cities around the world. Right now, you can view the trailer. Plus, get expert advice about trends in cloud computing and gain insights from Oracle customers who have made the move.

Life, Plugged In

Profit contributor Sunil Maulik answers readers' questions about how the Internet of Things will affect individuals and organizations.

Five Ideas: The Power of Mobile

Hear industry experts and executives from Oracle describe what your customers and employees expect from their mobile devices, and offer new Oracle mobile solutions that can meet their demands.

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Highlights from Oracle’s blog on

  • Healthcare's Next Innovation? The Answer Is In The Data

    Some leading healthcare providers are using Oracle Enterprise Healthcare Analytics for enterprise data management and analysis. The system employs Oracle’s Healthcare Data Model to bring much-needed structure to the complex task of integrating disparate data coming in from clinical, financial, administrative, research, and other source systems.

  • One Billion Stars, 30,000 Light Years, And Petabytes Of Data

    The Gaia Data Processing and Analysis Consortium, a group of more than 400 scientists at institutions across Europe, will use the data to study the solar system, galactic astronomy, cosmology, and more. “The data processing ground segment is a fundamental element of the mission,” according to the European Space Agency.

  • The Top 10 Trends In Data Warehousing

    Data warehouses aren’t just bigger than a generation ago; they’re faster, support new data types, serve a wider range of business-critical functions, and are capable of providing actionable insights to anyone in the enterprise at any time or place. All of which makes the modern data warehouse more important than ever to business agility, innovation, and competitive advantage.

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Oracle Industry Connect

As part of its commitment to developing best-in-class, industry-specific business solutions and helping its customers successfully transform their businesses, Oracle is launching a new leadership event, Oracle Industry Connect, scheduled for March 25-26, 2014 in Boston.

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