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Week of September 14, 2020

This week: Emerging technology that keeps construction workers safe and productive. Apothecary C.O. Bigelow’s 163-year tradition of personal service. And Telekom Romania’s field service upgrade for the COVID-19 emergency—and beyond. Plus: Learn to use PL/SQL, the language that drives the Oracle Database.
“It’s OK to show slides in a conference room, but we had this idea that we should build a construction site and actually try these things out.”
Burcin Kaplanoglu, Oracle Executive Director of Innovation
Innovation lab
Building the future
The future of construction can be found outside Chicago, at a worksite where digital innovations—including an AI engine named Vinnie to monitor social distancing and Spot, a robot dog—improve worker safety and productivity.
CO Bigelow
Tech serving tradition
Join our virtual road trip and find out how C.O. Bigelow, an apothecary in New York’s Greenwich Village, uses the cloud to continue its long tradition of personal service.
Telecom Romania
Safety in the field
Telekom Romania uses the cloud to modernize field service and meet challenges of the COVID-19 era. Read how the company has been able to reduce the contact needed between workers and customers and avoid potential contagion hotspots.
Jyoti
Keeping fashion fair
Jyoti - Fair Works, a small German-Indian “fair fashion” label, uses a blockchain application to give customers a view into its humanitarian supply chain.
PLSQL
FEATURED TECH
PL/SQL building blocks
PL/SQL is the language that drives Oracle Database and powers everything from simple queries to complex data-driven enterprise applications. Learn PL/SQL with the first installment of our refreshed tutorial series by Oracle’s PL/SQL expert Steven Feuerstein.
Tech library
The pros and cons of chatbots

Oracle takes on the tech skills gap with free training

Learn Oracle with more resources and better exam preparation

Developers respond to the list of 25 greatest Java apps ever written
Unicomer
CLOUD IN ACTION
Big savings
A migration to Oracle Cloud helped Unicomer, a Latin American and Caribbean retail chain, save more than 40% over the cost of maintaining its own data centers, while delivering a performance boost of 80% or more.
Analyze Desktop
Events
Oracle Live: Oracle Cloud Applications—The Time Is Now
September 29

Customer Spotlight Series: Western Digital
October 8

Oracle Developer Live—MySQL
October 13 (Americas)
October 15 (Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific)
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