Issue #14 – 3rd May 2013
News and Latest Developments
Mark Hurd’s Collaborate Keynote
Getting Started with Coexistence and Integration
A Test-Drive of Fusion Mobile for CRM
Alex Antonatos (the ‘Apps Consultant’) has seen Fusion Mobile for CRM and has kindly posted a review and screenshots of what he found. It’s also the first time that we’ve heard of ‘Oracle Voice’ outside of slide decks – it’s really exciting that it works well.
An introduction to Human Workflow
Tailoring Fusion Applications in the Cloud
Richard Bingham appears for the second time in this newsletter with a blog entry on what you can and cannot do when tailoring Fusion Apps in the Cloud (i.e. when you don’t have JDeveloper access).
Oracle VM: Past, Present and Future
‘The VAR Guy’ talks about the genesis of Oracle VM, where it is heading to, and weaves in snippets from an interview with Oracle SVP Wim Coekaerts.
Getting more out of Big Data
A report from the Economist on how to get the most out of Big Data. As you would expect from the topic, this isn’t just an opinion piece, the suggestions are backed with good data (support login required).
Of Oracle and Decathlons
Vinnie ‘Deal Architect’ Mirchandani talks about the depth and breadth of the Oracle Cloud portfolio.
Cloud Computing: Myths and Realities
The Simple, Modern User Experience for Fusion Applications
A quick 9 minute podcast with Oracle exec Jeremy Ashley (VP, UX). Jeremy tells us what’s coming next in the Fusion Apps suite, including the Fuse UI (for Self Service and Mobile users). It uses the same view objects as the full-strength ‘professional’ UI (so it inherits standard Fusion security, single-signon etc) and is built entirely in ADF.