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December 2013

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NEWS

 

Learn How to Transform Supply Chains at the Oracle Value Chain Summit 2014

Find out what's planned for the must-attend Oracle Value Chain Summit 2014, slated for February 3 to 5, 2014, in San Jose, California. Choose from sessions covering best practices, customer success stories, and transformation strategies for product design and development, procurement, maintenance, manufacturing, execution, and planning. Hear from industry thought-leaders and get hands-on experience with Oracle solutions.
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Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2 Helps Manufacturers Improve Uptime and Boost Shop Floor Productivity

A wide range of powerful new capabilities were introduced in the latest version of Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2, including tools to help manufacturers achieve higher availability for core enterprise systems, as well as enhancements for making better business decisions, cutting costs, and boosting performance.
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Leading Industrial Manufacturer Uses Oracle E-Business Suite to Grow Its Operations

Find out how Georg Fischer Central Plastics LLC uses Oracle E-Business Suite to grow while maintaining full visibility into its operations.
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FEATURED VIDEO

 
Real Value with Real Time Information

Oracle's Extensions for Oracle Endeca

Oracle's Extensions for Oracle Endeca seamlessly integrates with Oracle E-Business Suite releases 12.1.3 and above to provide superior data discovery with great usability and high performance.

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CUSTOMER BUZZ

 

Oracle Magazine: The Business of Growing—Land O'Lakes Invests in Oracle Engineered Systems

An iconic brand, Land O'Lakes has grown far beyond its roots as a small cooperative of dairy farmers Supported by a variety of technologies, including Oracle Exadata and Oracle Exalogic, Land O'Lakes has become a Fortune 500 company and is now the second-largest cooperative in the United States.


Oracle Magazine: Engineering as a Service, Featuring Overhead Door

When it comes to specialty doors, Overhead Door is the worldwide leader. But when Overhead Door needed to open doors with its customers through a better, faster, and more agile IT infrastructure, the company turned to Oracle and Oracle Exadata. Don't miss the Overhead Door video, as well.


Customer Success Story: PressureJet Systems Gains Competitive Edge, Increases Profitability by 20 Percent, and Improves Customer Satisfaction with Integrated Enterprise Applications

PressureJet Systems increased profitability by 20 percent, reduced inventory costs by 22 percent, slashed customer order delivery time by 40 percent, and improved business decision-making to maintain its competitive edge by using Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1.3.

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CHAMPION TECHNOLOGY

 

ORACLE TEAM USA: Extreme Technology for Extreme Performance

Discover how ORACLE TEAM USA deploys extreme technology for extreme performance.


ORACLE TEAM USA: Analytics on the Fly

ORACLE TEAM USA's performance chase boat delivers real-time performance analytics powered by Oracle Exadata Database Machine.


ORACLE TEAM USA: It's All About Technology

How does ORACLE TEAM USA get the right information, at the right time, to make the right decisions? Discover how Oracle Exadata Database Machine accelerates the team's success.


ORACLE TEAM USA Taps Real-Time Mobile Data with Oracle

With more than 300 sensors on board, ORACLE TEAM USA relies on Oracle Database and Oracle Application Express to deliver mobile, real-time data, vital to the team's success.


ORACLE TEAM USA Plots the Best Course During Extreme Weather

From crucial sailing communications to better boat design, for ORACLE TEAM USA.

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BLOGOSPHERE

 

Oracle Supply Chain Management and Procurement Blog


Oracle Applications Blog

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WEBCASTS

 

Driving Operational Excellence in Reverse Logistics Through Effective Business and IT Strategies

Reverse logistics is increasingly gaining prominence as a key business concern for manufacturers worldwide. Watch this webcast to gain valuable insights from Tata Consultancy Services, IDC, and Oracle on how reverse logistics has evolved into a critical area for manufacturers, and how organizations can manage it better.


Unlock Oracle E-Business Suite with Information Discovery

Discover how Oracle's Extensions for Oracle Endeca deliver real-time insight, elevated user productivity, and improved process efficiency.


Optimizing Manufacturing Operations Using Big Data and Analytics

Find out how Oracle customer Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC uses Oracle Manufacturing Analytics to enhance its supply networks by delivering end-to-end visibility into manufacturing operations.


Control the Cost of Operations with Modern Procurement and Sourcing

Explore how you can change the way your organization works in areas such as reporting, reorganizing, cost control, and transaction processing using technology advancements in cloud systems, collaboration, embedded intelligence, and mobile computing.

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PODCASTS

 

Leveraging Existing Enterprise Resource Planning Systems to Support Environmental Accounting and Reporting

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WHITE PAPERS

 

Oracle's Implementation of Environmental Accounting and Reporting

Find out how Oracle's real estate and facilities organization implemented Oracle Environmental Accounting and Reporting to reduce its environmental impact, meet regulatory compliance requirements, and fulfill its responsibility to the communities in which it operates.


Warranty Matters

Warranty costs are a major uncertainty in today's manufacturing arena. Companies often use manual internal processes to respond to warranty claims, making it difficult for them to control costs and fraud. A recent study sponsored by Tata Consulting Services (TCS) and Supply Chain Management Review illustrates what leading firms are doing to manage their warranty costs and strengthen internal processes. Read about Oracle's solutions for warranty management and watch for the TCS study—available early in 2014. Follow Oracle value chain management on Twitter and Facebook to find out how to access the report.

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M2M DEEP DIVE

 

OracleVoice on Forbes: M2M Intelligence Dials Deutsche Telekom Into Connecting Life and Work

Deutsche Telekom is leading the way in bringing machine-to-machine connectivity to businesses and homes in Europe.


Video: Innovation in Practice: Big Data in Small Packages

A global package delivery company uses big data from GPS sensors to cut millions of miles off its routes, saving millions of gallons in fuel consumption. Where can the Internet of Things take you?

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PRESS RELEASES

 

Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2 Helps Organizations Make Better Decisions, Reduce Costs, and Increase Performance


Oracle Delivers Oracle ERP Cloud Updates to Enable Modern Business

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PROFIT MAGAZINE SPOTLIGHT

 

Profit Magazine on Facebook

Go to where the conversation lives. Connect on Facebook with Profit, Oracle's publication for the enterprise class, business leaders, and decision-makers. Be a part of our growing community and network with colleagues around content directly from Profit, as well as exclusive content found only here. Join us.

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FIND AN ORACLE PARTNER

 
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UPGRADE RESOURCES

 

Upgrade to Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1


Upgrade to Oracle's PeopleSoft 9.2: Invest in Innovation


Oracle's JD Edwards Upgrade Resources

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FEATURED RESOURCES

 

Oracle Fusion Applications


Oracle Value Chain Execution


Managing Your Product Value Chain with Oracle


Oracle Supply Chain Management


Oracle Procurement Applications—All Product Lines


Oracle Advisor Webcast Schedule (login required)

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USER GROUPS

 

Oracle Applications Users Group: Procurement Organization Special Interest Group


Source to Settlement PeopleSoft User Group


Oracle Applications Users Group Value Chain Planning Special Interest Group

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FEATURED TRAINING

 

Oracle's PeopleSoft 9.2 Supply Chain Management Training Now Available

Accelerate implementation and learn how to best use your Oracle's PeopleSoft 9.2 supply chain management applications with expert training from Oracle University.

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EVENTS

 

Oracle Value Chain Summit: Empowering the Modern Value Chain

February 3–5, 2014 │San Jose, California


Oracle European Value Chain Summit 2014

March 18–19, 2014 │Amsterdam, the Netherlands


EMEA Maintenance Summit

April 29–30, 2014 │Barcelona, Spain


Find an Oracle Event Near You

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