Executive Strategy Monthly Edition
December 2012

Information InDepth


Most Popular Stories of 2012
Our roundup of the year's most popular stories demonstrates that our readers are focused on learning everything they can about top business trends, including big data, mobile and cloud computing. They also want to know about Oracle leadership’s plans for the future, including how recent acquisitions will impact the company’s solutions. Finally, Profit readers want to hear about how innovative companies around the globe are investing in upgrades to drive their businesses ahead. Here, get a complete list of the stories that made Profit’s Top 10 List for 2012! More...


Dude, What’s My Role?
Recorded live at OTN Architect Day in Los Angeles, a panel of experts responds to an audience question about what happens to traditional IT roles in a Cloud environment. More...


An Artistic Approach
Seth Godin talks to Profit about why the world needs art and why executives need to risk being vulnerable. Plus, find out about his unique take on New Year’s Resolutions. More...

Getting the Most Out of Your Project Team
Can project leaders use their understanding of changing project circumstances to bring a team together at crunch time? More...

Oracle Cloud Applications: The Right Ingredients Baked In
“The value of cloud is about make your business more agile in the market place, and shortening the time it takes to deliver and adopt new innovation,” says David Krauss, senior manager at Oracle. More...

Medtronic's Sales Force Uses Mobile Solution For Real-Time Information
Working with Oracle partner Fishbowl Solutions, Medtronic’s IT staff extended the company's Oracle WebCenter content-based system, enabling mobile management and distribution of documents. More...

Masternaut Connects with Oracle Partner Inoapps to Fuel Operational Excellence
Innovative, UK-based telematics company turns to top Oracle reseller to rationalize IT infrastructure with Oracle E-Business Suite and Oracle Business Accelerators. More...


Webcast: The Total Economic Impact of Oracle Business Intelligence Applications
Join this webcast to learn more about the findings of the Forrester Total Economic Impact Study, conducted on behalf of Oracle. Find out how Oracle Business Applications deliver the insights you need to win. More...


Vote in Profit’s LinkedIn Poll
What do you think leaders should do first to drive innovation? More...


Oracle at the National Retail Federation Annual Convention and EXPO 2013
Oracle Retail will have a flagship presence at the NRF BIG Show, taking place in New York's Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, January 13 – 16, 2013. With all 20 of the world's top global retailers as customers, Oracle will demonstrate how our solutions help you create superior customer experiences and drive profitable growth.

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