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Get the Most Out of Your Week at the COLLABORATE 14 Conference

From April 7 to 11, Oracle technology users from around the world will gather in Las Vegas, Nevada, for COLLABORATE 14. Conference organizers offer tips for how attendees can plan their agenda to get the most out of their experience.
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Oracle Excellence Awards Honors Outstanding Data Warehouse Leaders and Database Administrators

Every year, Oracle customers and partners implement revolutionary solutions using Oracle technology. To honor such pioneering work, Oracle has conferred Oracle Excellence Awards on three data warehouse leaders and three database administrators who have demonstrated a particularly high degree of leadership and technical mastery.
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PCI Requirements Go into Effect Amid High-Profile Retail Data Breaches

Major breaches of retail customer data are making headlines just as the latest version of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards go into effect. Find out how Oracle's defense-in-depth strategy can help you protect sensitive data.
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Oracle Architect Tom Kyte on Oracle Database and Oracle Premier Support

Continuous Access to Innovation with Oracle Support and Oracle Database

Watch an interview with Oracle Architect Tom Kyte on Oracle Database and Oracle Premier Support. Tom highlights the latest features and enhancements of Oracle Database 12c that are available to Oracle Premier Support customers.

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Top Data Warehousing Trends and Opportunities for 2014

Find out how industry leaders are taking advantage of new software and hardware technologies to simplify data management and supercharge analytics performance.

Upgrade and Migrate to Oracle Database 12c—Consolidate with Oracle Multitenant

Oracle's latest-generation Oracle Database has some impressive new features. Learn how it offers great potential for migrations and consolidation, making more efficient use of hardware and delivering major improvements in management efficiency.

Run Oracle Database Like a Ferrari, but Save Like a Prius with Oracle Storage

Wikibon research gives the compelling reasons for choosing Oracle Database with Oracle Advanced Compression and discusses the benefits of Oracle Hybrid Columnar Compression on Oracle storage.

Big Data at Work Webcast—Big Data in the Enterprise: When Worlds Collide

IDC Vice President Dan Vesset and Oracle Big Data Strategist Paul Sonderegger discuss the latest best practices from IDC and the benefits of bringing together relational and nonrelational technologies, competitive advantage through big data and analytics, and predictions for the future.

Accelerate Database Testing for Improved Agility and Cost Savings

Learn how Oracle Real Application Testing—an Oracle Database, Enterprise Edition 12c option—and Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c work together to provide an easy-to-use solution for making changes to your mission-critical database. Learn from Oracle experts about SQL Performance Analyzer's Quick Check capability that lets DBAs run quick validations on production databases for any system change.

Introducing Oracle GoldenGate 12c: Real-Time Data Integration at Its Best

Find out how Oracle GoldenGate 12c transforms data integration and replication technology with its new capabilities.

On-Demand Oracle Database 12c Monthly Webcast Series

Plug into the cloud with a multitenant architecture that lowers cost, increases agility, and minimizes risk. Consolidate and compress databases at a higher density than ever before. In these on-demand webcasts learn from industry and Oracle experts how Oracle Database 12c can help your organization save time and money.

  • Plug into the Cloud
  • Plug into Storage Optimization
  • Plug into Maximum Availability
  • Plug into Defense-in-Depth

On-Demand Database as a Service (DBaaS) Webcast Forum

Discover your blueprint to DBaaS and learn how to design, develop, and deliver Oracle Database in the cloud. Keynotes feature Oracle's Juan Loaiza, Carl Olofson from IDC, and customers, including the State of Texas, KPN, and e-DBA.

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Read: dunnhumby Accelerates Complex Segmentation Queries from Weeks to Minutes—Gains Competitive Advantage with Oracle Exadata Database Machine

Read: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health Detects System Threats and Policy Violations 25 Percent Faster with Fewer Analysts

Read: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Ensures 24/7 Library Service Availability with a Robust Database Cluster System

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DBA Heroes: New E-Book Spotlights Oracle ACEs Who Go Above and Beyond

Information systems are more critical than ever, yet too often the outstanding contributions of the people who create good systems go unrecognized. A new e-book pays tribute to five cloud heroes who, in addition to technological prowess, provide leadership in the face of rapidly evolving technologies.

Automate Database Storage Management and Improve Performance with Oracle Database 12c

Discover the best strategies for Oracle Database storage and how to achieve top performance. Plus get your free copy of the IOUG summary report, "Achieving Enterprise Data Performance—2013 Database Growth Survey."

Oracle Technology Network's Free Virtual Developer Day: Building and Deploying Oracle Database Applications Using Modern Techniques

March 4, 2014 | Online event for DBAs and database developers
Oracle Technology Network has assembled an agenda of live, moderated sessions and hands-on-labs presenting the latest Oracle Database 12c, big data platform, and database application development tools capabilities that ignite innovation. This half day event is packed with content for all levels and interests, including the following.

  • Oracle Database application development—Learn expert tips and tricks on how to more effectively develop applications for Oracle Database 12c and big data environments.
  • Oracle Database platform deployment processes—From integration to data migration, experts showcase new capabilities in Oracle Database 12c and big data environments that will allow you to deliver greater database performance and integration.
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Oracle Database Insider Blog

LinkedIn Influencers: Oracle President Mark Hurd

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Oracle Specialized Partner Oracle Exastack Partner Oracle Validated Integrations
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Oracle Magazine on LinkedIn

Go to where the conversation lives. Connect on LinkedIn with Oracle Magazine, the world's largest IT publication, and be a part of our growing community. Network with colleagues around content directly from Oracle Magazine, as well as exclusive content found only here. Join us.

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Oracle Database 12c: New Features for Administrators

Learn about the new and enhanced features of Oracle Database 12c. Expert instructors will teach you how these features increase security, manageability, and performance.

Oracle Database 12c: Oracle Real Application Clusters (Oracle RAC) Administration

In this course, students learn about Oracle RAC database architecture, including global resources and cache fusion.

Oracle Database 12c: Oracle Automatic Storage Management Administration

In this course, students learn about Oracle Automatic Storage Management architecture including both standard and flex applications.

Oracle Database 12c: Oracle Clusterware Administration

In this course, students become familiar with general cluster concepts and Oracle Clusterware architecture.

Oracle Database 12c: Oracle Active Data Guard Administration

In this course, students learn how to use Oracle Active Data Guard to help protect their Oracle Database against planned and unplanned down times.

Oracle Database 12c Certification

Oracle Database Administrator Certified Professionals (OCPs) can upgrade to the groundbreaking new Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Professional certification by taking a single exam, "Upgrade to Oracle Database 12c" (1Z1-060). This is an opportunity for candidates certified on the very early Oracle 7, Oracle 8, Oracle 8i, and Oracle 9i Databases, as well as the more current Oracle Database 10g and 11g to upgrade to the latest version with only one exam.

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OUG Ireland

March 11, 2014 | Dublin, Ireland | #oug_ire

UKOUG A Day of Real-World Performance

March 26, 2014 | London, England | #ukoug_realworld


April 7–11, 2014 | Las Vegas, Nevada | #C14LV

NoCOUG 2014 Spring Conference

May 15, 2014 | Santa Clara, California

Oracle Spatial Summit at the Location Intelligence Summit 2014

May 19–21, 2014 | Washington DC

NYOUG 2014 Summer General Meeting

June 3, 2014 │New York

OUG Scotland

June 11–12, 2014 | Linlithgow, Scotland | #oug_scot

ODTUG Kscope14

June 22–26, 2014 │Seattle, Washington | #Kscope14

NoCOUG 2014 Summer Conference

August 21, 2014 | San Ramon, California

Oracle OpenWorld

September 28–October 2, 2014 | San Francisco, California

DOAG 2014

November 18–20, 2014 | Nuremberg, Germany

NoCOUG 2014 Autumn Conference

November 20, 2014 | Santa Clara, California

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