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Passlogix is the next company Oracle plans on acquiring.
Oracle employees share expectations for IT in 2020, while Gartner reports on its finding that virtualization will be the single most significant issue facing IT administrators through 2015.
There is a major software update for the Sun ZFS Storage 7000 series appliances and Oracle strongly recommends upgrading.
Oracle is expected to release the next Critical Patch Update on Oct. 12 with mapping of each vulnerability's CVE number included.
Newest publication to the Oracle Solaris System Administration Series covers both Oracle Solaris Cluster 3.2 and Oracle Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition. Learn more about the latest Oracle Solaris offerings on the Oracle Solaris Video Blog.
Sun resellers are going under contract with Oracle as Sun Partner Advantage Program closes.
The Upcoming Oracle Cloud Office
Screencast Offers Quick Introduction to the Future Collaborative Suite
Oracle Cloud Office is a Web and mobile office suite. It includes word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, and more. Based on Web open standards and the Open Document Format (ODF), Oracle Cloud Office enables Web 2.0-style collaboration and mobile document access and ensures compatibility with Microsoft Office file documents. Recently previewed at Oracle OpenWorld, the upcoming collaborative office suite has had a screencast posted highlighting its features.
Top Ten Articles for last few Issues
Vol 151 Issues 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5; Vol 150 Issues 2, 3 and 4
We track how frequently each article is viewed on the web site to determine which the readers consider the most important. For last week, Vol 148 Issue 1, the top 10 articles were:
- Performance of Oracle's SPARC T3
- Oracle Solaris Patching Strategy and Best Practices
- 2010 Duke's Choice Awards Winners
- Oracle Database on Sun SPARC Enterprise T-series Systems
- Create Virtual Machines in Five Easy Steps
- Brief Introduction to Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud
- Oracle Solaris and Oracle Solaris Cluster: Extending Oracle Solaris for Business Continuity
- OpenOffice.org Supporters Launch Separate Project
- Oracle Sues Micron Technology Inc.
- Oracle Cites Recent Actions as Commitment to Open Source Community
The longer version of this article has list of top ten articles for the last 8 weeks.
Top 50 Articles on Web Site This Week
October 4th to October 10th
We track how frequently each article is viewed on the web site to determine which the readers consider the most important. For last week, the top 10 articles were:
- Performance of Oracle's SPARC T3 (2010-10-01)
- 'Oracle Solaris Patching Strategy and Best Practices' (2010-09-29)
- 'Oracle Database on Sun SPARC Enterprise T-series Systems' (2010-09-30)
- Create Virtual Machines in Five Easy Steps (2010-09-30)
- The Upcoming Oracle Cloud Office (2010-10-06)
- Brief Introduction to Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud (2010-09-30)
- SPARC T3 Processor and SPARC T3 Systems (2010-09-21)
- 'Oracle Solaris and Oracle Solaris Cluster: Extending Oracle Solaris for Business Continuity' (2010-09-30)
- OpenOffice.org Supporters Launch Separate Project (2010-09-29)
- 2010 Duke's Choice Awards Winners (2010-10-01)
The longer version of this article has list of top 50 articles for this last week.
Tips for Developing on the JavaFX TV Platform
Ideal for Electronic Program Guide, Social Networking, Sports Broadcasting, Informative Widgets
From Oracle's JavaFX web site comes an article on "Tips for Developing on the JavaFX TV Platform" by Larry Hoffman and Jim Holliday. The authors write that their article describes some of the ways in which the television platform differs from the desktop platform, providing tips and guidelines for designing effective television applications. In addition, the article also provides some guidelines for moving applications written for the desktop platform to the television platform.