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Oracle Database Appliance X3-2 Delivers 2X More Performance

In March 2013, Oracle launched Oracle Database Appliance X3-2, which provides twice the performance and up to four times the storage compared to the original release of Oracle Database Appliance. The new release also offers comprehensive new support for virtualization.
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Expanding Series of Global Events Puts Oracle Developers Front and Center

In 2013, Oracle is increasing the number of events designed specifically for developers, offering hands-on skills development, insight into the latest technological developments, and important networking opportunities with peers and Oracle experts.
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Analyst Report: KuppingerCole on Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall

In February 2013, leading European security analyst firm KuppingerCole issued a snapshot review of the recently launched Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall.
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Podcast: IOUG President Discusses COLLABORATE 13

John Matelski, president of the Independent Oracle User Group (IOUG), discusses the highlights of COLLABORATE 13, taking place in Denver, Colorado from April 7 to April 11.

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Oracle OpenWorld 2013—Call for Proposals

Calling all experts! The Oracle OpenWorld 2013 call for proposals is open. Get your database topics in soon. The call closes Friday, April 12, 2013.

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Build vs. Buy

Build vs. Buy

Build your own database management system? Or buy a complete pre-engineered system like Oracle Database Appliance? Which approach will you choose?

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Survey Results—IOUG Big Data Visionaries: 2013 Data Science Skills

Data scientists are being cast as the visionaries who will help guide their organizations into the future by scooping up information from all corners of the enterprise and beyond, and figuring out ways to make that data tell compelling stories. Get key highlights and findings from the survey, which explores the various roles data managers and professionals are assuming today.

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Introducing Oracle Database Appliance X3-2

Join as Oracle executives, including President Mark Hurd, introduce the latest release of Oracle Database Appliance.

Data Breaches Are the Tip of the Iceberg

Join (ISC)2 and Oracle for the conclusion of the security briefings series. Learn how to implement an effective database security strategy by using administrative controls that can help you discover where sensitive data resides and who has privileged access to this data.

Data Warehousing Best Practices for Oracle Exadata

These Webcasts address key phases of the Oracle Exadata lifecycle, from migration to backup and recovery, to help organizations achieve 10x increase in performance and up to 50x storage space savings.

What Are Oracle Users Doing to Improve Availability and Disaster Recovery?

Download the recent database availability survey report, “Enterprise Data and the Cost of Downtime,” and watch the Webcast replay highlighting the results.

Thomson Reuters Shares How Emerging Technologies Drive Innovation

How do smart companies innovate? In this replay, Thomson Reuters discusses how it is successfully introducing new innovations based on big data and analytics.

Oracle Database Appliance Product Development Webcast Series

Join Sohan DeMel, vice president of product strategy and business development, every Friday to hear about the latest tools and best practices for Oracle Database Appliance.

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Verizon Chooses Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database for Real-Time Fraud Detection

Verizon Wireless replaced its home-grown fraud detection solution with Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database and created a real-time architecture that offers high availability, disaster recovery, enterprise level support, and tight integration with Oracle Enterprise Manager for automatic synchronization with Oracle Database.

Radio Systems Supports Growing Global Business with Oracle Exadata

Discover how Radio Systems Corp. deployed Oracle Exadata with Oracle E-Business Suite, Oracle Demantra Demand Management, and Oracle iSupplier to create a high-performance infrastructure to support the company's aggressive growth targets.

Procter & Gamble Gains Point-of-Sale Insight for Better Decision-Making

Listen to this podcast to find out how Procter & Gamble deployed Oracle Exadata to improve the performance of its data warehouse queries, reduce storage consumption, eliminate support overhead and concerns, and deliver better business insight to the company.

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Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Ensures High Availability, Improves Performance, and Targets Substantial Savings with Oracle Database Appliance

NXP Semiconductors Reduces Database by 50 Percent, Migrates 7.5 Terabytes to Oracle Database 11g in a Weekend

Turkcell Manages a Petabyte of Uncompressed Raw Data with Oracle Exadata

SK Telecom Processes an Average of 40 Billion Transactions Daily on Oracle Exadata

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Oracle Specialized Partner Oracle Exastack Partner Oracle Validated Integrations
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April 7–11│Denver, Colorado │Hashtag: #C13DEN

JavaOne Russia

April 23–24 │Moscow, Russia

JavaOne India

May 8–9 │Hyderabad, India

Location Intelligence and Oracle Spatial and Graph User Conference

May 21–22 │Washington, DC │Hashtag: #LIOracleSpatial

ODTUG Kscope 13

June 23–27 │New Orleans, Louisiana │Hashtag: #Kscope13

Oracle OpenWorld Shanghai 2013

July 22–25 │Shanghai, China

Oracle OpenWorld 2013

September 22–26 │San Francisco, California │Hashtag: #OOW
The call for proposals is now open. Proposals must be submitted by April 12. Don’t miss it!

Oracle CloudWorld

Coming to a city near you in 2013. │Hashtag: #CloudWorld

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