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Top Trends for 2013

Big data was the big theme when we asked experts both within and outside of Oracle to tell us about top trends for 2013. And it’s no wonder. Executives everywhere are struggling with how to turn big data into big opportunities. Read our special report to find out what our experts have to say about leveraging big data to learn about customers and gain competitive advantage without sacrificing security. Plus, get other smart insights about dealing with top trends, including cloud computing, mobile devices and more.

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The Skills to Pay the Bills

“Passion is not something that you follow, passion is something that follows you as you become really good at things rare and valuable and use those skills as leverage to take control of your career,” says Dr. Cal Newport, author of So Good They Can’t Ignore You.

Five Ideas: How to Thrive in 2013

Get expert advice about how get a handle on top trends, like mobile and social media. Plus, find out what they had to say about how to become more productive and passionate about work.

Special Report: Cloud Computing

Starting in January, Oracle leadership began hosting a series of Oracle CloudWorld events around the globe. Here, find out how to register for an event near you, plus find out about how cloud is already helping companies simplify IT, serve customers better, and innovate faster.

Taking Care of Customers

A recent research report reveals that 81 percent of consumers are willing to pay more for superior customer experience. Here, read the full report, Why Customer Satisfaction is No Longer Good Enough, plus hear from other experts.

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Highlights from the OracleVoice blog on


Data Warehouse 2.0: The 10 Top Trends Driving the Revolution

The Strategic CIO Agenda for 2013

Oracle Cloud Tops 10,000 Customers and 25 Million Users

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Optimize Your Deployment with F5

Learn how F5 and Oracle have collaborated to build best practices for deploying F5 solutions with Oracle E-Business Suite for high availability, performance, and security—all on a unified platform. Download the guide for more information.

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Highlights from Oracle's C-Central: Information For Executives


The Complexity Conundrum: Changing the Game by Simplifying IT

The CFO as Corporate Catalyst: The Role of Finance Process Excellence (PDF)

The Economist Intelligence Unit: How HR Can Take on a Bigger Role in Driving Growth (Registration Required)

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