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The large releases at Oracle OpenWorld 2014: Oracle Cloud Services

September 30, 2014

This years’ OpenWorld has a lot to do about new services that are added to the cloud portfolio of Oracle. There has been a large change in new releases offering more integration and flexibility to a heterogeneous application environment. For instance the Oracle Integration Cloud Services will help organizations to combine various cloud (SaaS) services […]

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Oracle OpenWorld 2011: Oracle Application Express within Oracle SOA Suite

October 4, 2011

This week is Oracle OpenWorld 2011. Yesterday afternoon I gave my session on incorporating Oracle Application Express within the Oracle SOA Suite. Because of the large amount of questions I got to publish my presentation online, here it is.

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Finally. The Oracle Database Appliance

September 22, 2011

Since the release of the (first) Oracle Exadata Database Machine in 2009 and the soon followed acquisition of Sun Microsystems in 2010 Oracle is in the Hardware business. Not a bad position to stand in. But sales are not as promised and one of the large complaints about the Exadata (Database) and ExaLogic (Middleware) machines […]

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Oracle OpenWorld ’11: Oracle APEX within SOA Suite

June 6, 2011

For coming Oracle OpenWorld, from 2 till 6 October this year, my paper on Oracle Application Express within the Oracle SOA Suite was selected. Two hot Oracle-topics combined into a one hour power session on how to work effectively with two technologies that somewhat collide with each other. But it isn’t such a strange topic, […]

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Oracle GoldenGate Patterns

March 29, 2011

In 2009 Oracle acquired a company called GoldenGate. GoldenGate offered software for real time data integration. The Oracle GoldenGate product is often mistaken for an ETL tool, but this is not what it is. But where can the value for Oracle GoldenGate be found? When we look at the possibilities of real time data integration, […]

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Fast-track SOA implementations using Oracle Application Integration Architecture

March 25, 2011

The last few weeks at my new employer I’ve been diving into something very interesting: Oracle Application Integration Architecture. This package based solution for application integration really is impressive. The thing is: not only integration between standard Oracle packages can benefit from this approach, but every service-oriented architecture project could, potentially, gain from the knowledge […]

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