Centroid will be exhibiting and presenting at Collaborate 2014 in Las Vegas from April 7 - 11th. Stop by our booth, #1360 on Main Street and be sure to attend our educational sessions. In one of our upcoming sessions for the IOUG Forum, we will be presenting “Implementing Oracle Identity and Access Management.”

 

Centroid will be exhibiting and presenting at Collaborate 2014 in Las Vegas from April 7 - 11th. Stop by our booth, #1360 on Main Street and be sure to attend our educational sessions. In one of our upcoming sessions, we will be presenting “Take BI Beyond the Desktop!”

 

Centroid is gearing up for next month’s COLLABORATE14 Conference with enhanced applications and performance for Oracle E-Business Suite users! COLLABORATE14: A Technology and Applications Forum for the Oracle Community is being held at The Venetian and Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, April 7-11 (Monday-Friday), 2014.

 

Centroid will be presenting at UTOUG Training Days on March 12-13, 2014 at the Salt Lake Community College; Larry H. Miller Campus. Our special educational session will feature Kasey Parker, Enterprise Architect for Centroid, presenting “Extreme Data Warehouse Performance with Oracle Exadata.” Kasey is an Oracle Certified Professional with over 13 years of Oracle database and architecture experience, mostly in the data warehouse arena.

 

Oracle Database 12c is the latest generation of Oracle's best-known database. It is now designed for the cloud and will help you make better and more efficient uses of your IT resources.

 

Businesses today are faced with many challenges, including how to handle the data that finds its way into every company. At first glance, data could be construed as merely emails, Tweets, financial records and photographs. Industry trends the volume of data is constantly on the increase: every day, some 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created, with 90 percent created in the past two years alone. In many instances, businesses are actually amassing petabytes of information.

 
Online Patching is one of the cornerstone, new features in our upcoming Oracle E-Business Suite 12.2 release. Referred to as the “Edition-Based Redefinition,” it is a new 11gR2 Database feature that was built to allow the E-Business Suite's database tier to be patched while the environment is running. 
 
Online Patching combines the use of Edition-Based Redefinition and new E-Business Suite technologies to allow patching to the E-Business Suite's database and application tier servers while the environment is being actively used by its end-users.
 
For today's businesses, your IT requirements are rapidly changing. Your data centers are moving into roles that have to respond to your customers' needs with high levels of agility, speed, as well as 24/7 access to your applications and servers. There is also the rapidly growing cloud computing that has to allow access to services any time. As a result, you need to move your infrastructure to one that has even more efficiency and agility.

 
On March 26th 2013, Larry Ellison, the CEO of Oracle unveiled a new Sun Microprocessor. Oracle acquired Sun in 2010 and made several changes to the company, they now claim that they surpassed their competition in microprocessor industry, and that the new chip is the fastest in the world.

 

One of the biggest concerns during an EBS upgrade involves the amount of time required from business analysts and end users for regression testing. With multiple test cycles required during any upgrade, repetitive testing is time consuming and can become frustrating for users and business leaders trying to balance the needs of the business with IT participation in IT projects.