Category: technology

ACE, Conferences, Open World 2014, Oracle, technology, User Group

Oracle Open World 2014 in Review

Oracle Open World 2014 in Review Oracle Open World was such a blur. This conference completely shuts down a section of San Francisco to the residents as 60,000+ attendees descend upon the Moscone Center.  The logistics and planning behind this event are phenomenal.  Hey Oracle, can you offer a behind the scenes pass next year?  …

#odtug, BI, cloud, conference, cool stuff, Data Migration, Database, Databases, HCM, HFM, Hints and Tips, Hyperion, Implementation, kscope14, OBIA, OBIEE, Oracle, PLSQL, SQL, technology, virtualization

Let The Games Begin! – #Kscope14

We kicked off KScope 14 with a great Community Service event with the Nature Consortium.  If you saw my tweet earlier, we HANDLED that Himalayan Blackberry.  I’ve got some of that stuff or a very close relative growing in my back yard, so I felt really good pulling that stuff out.  Not to be beat …

#odtug, ACE, ACEA, concurrent program, E-Business Suite, EBS, EBS 11i, Hints and Tip, Hints and Tips, hobby, Implementation, LINUX, Oracle, request set, Shell Script, support, technology, UNIX

Using Shell Scripts as Concurrent Programs in EBS

Using Shell Scripts as Concurrent Programs in EBS Recently, I started looking at way to address a scheduling problem when moving files associated with our business partners. We currently have a three step process: Schedule a Concurrent Program to produce a file Set up a cronjob to schedule a shell script to move and archive …

ACE, ACEA, BI, BI Publisher, Database, Discoverer, E-Business Suite, EBS, EBS 11i, EBS XML, Oracle Report, Reporting, SQL, SQLDev, technology, XML, XML Publisher

XML/BI Publisher in Oracle EBS – Bye Bye Discoverer

All good things must come to an end.  It has been a long run with plenty of ups and downs.  Getting Discoverer rolled out was one of my first tasks as I embarked upon my +Oracle E-Business Suite journey.  Alas, we are saying our final goodbyes to Discoverer.  This however opens new doors to address our reporting …

AT&T, AT&T Wireless Home Phone, cool stuff, hobby, technology, telephony

AT&T Wireless Home Phone (Nothing to do with Oracle Stuff)

I was in the AT&T store recently helping my dad pick out a new iPhone when I came across the AT&T Wireless Home Phone system. It’s that little box right with the antennae (obviously I got one). Pros: it’s portable (I can take this device with me and connect to any regular phone), it can …