Executive Strategy Monthly Edition
January 2012

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Trends to Watch for 2012
Every new year offers an opportunity to reflect and to plan a course of action for success in the months ahead. With that in mind, Profit Online asked a group of experts, both within and outside of Oracle, to list the top trends they’re seeing for 2012 in their field or industry of expertise. Check out their predictions, plus an innovation expert explains the key to creating solutions that work for today’s market.

Top Technology Trends in 2012
Industry experts identify the 2012 trends that will affect the way companies do business—and technology strategies that can help them gain advantage over the competition. More...

Five Ideas: Getting Business Done in 2012
The economy is in upheaval. Technology and the way we work are rapidly changing. So how do you create strategies for success in 2012? See what these experts are saying about current trends, and read their suggestions for surviving, and thriving, in business this year. More...

Acting Like an Innovator
“The brutal reality of today’s world is if you don’t innovate you’re not going to be around for even the short term, let alone the long term,” says Scott Anthony, author of The Little Black Book of Innovation. More...


Learn About the New Oracle Big Data Appliance
From the Oracle Technology Network: By integrating the key components of a big data platform into a single product, Oracle Big Data Appliance delivers an affordable, scalable and fully supported big data infrastructure without the risks of a custom-built solution. Get white papers, data sheets, videos and more.


Mark Hurd: The Road Ahead
“Think of building a six-year plan and asking your team, ‘What could we be doing at the end of the last year of our plan?’” says Oracle President Mark Hurd. “It’s amazing the different answers you get. Six years from now? Holy cow, we could be doing all kinds of cool stuff.” More...

Five Ideas: Enterprise Manager 12c
In October, Oracle announced Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c, the industry’s first solution to combine management of the full Oracle stack with complete enterprise cloud lifecycle management. Hear from Oracle experts and customers about the applications of this exciting release launched during Oracle OpenWorld. More...

Keste Demonstrates Oracle Exadata and Oracle Exalogic Performance
The technology experts at Oracle Partner Keste are making it easier for customers to embrace innovation by engaging the only Oracle Partner-operated Center of Excellence for Engineered Solutions, featuring both the Oracle Exadata Database Machine and the Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud. More...

Oracle Partner Enline Makes a Commitment to Identity Management
Leaders at Enline, who have achieved Oracle Specialized status in Oracle Identity Administration and Analytics, are making strides toward their goal to become the best identity consultant in the UK and EMEA. More...


Getting Started with Big Data
Now on demand! Discover how Enterprise Project Portfolio Management (EPPM) can be used as a competitive advantage to drive growth and impact your organization's financial performance. Watch now...


Bridging the Big Data Divide with Oracle Data Integration
Register for this webcast and learn more about what Oracle Data Integration and Oracle Big Data Appliance can do for your big data projects. Find out how you can:

  • Understand big data’s architectural challenges
  • Establish an effective data integration approach
  • Optimize integration with Oracle Data Integrator and Oracle Loader for Hadoop
Wednesday, February 08, 2012
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The Road Ahead
Mark Hurd Oracle President Mark Hurd shares his vision of how enterprise technology is changing the way we do business.

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