Consolidating? Learn Why Sun and Oracle are the Best Choice
Benefits and Lists of Resources
The Oracle and Sun Alliance Web page now offers resources that
illustrate why Sun and Oracle are the best choice when consolidating
servers and groups of common applications. Learn the elements of a
successfully operating IT center and how Sun and Oracle provide them.
Sun and Oracle also provide the best-in-class hardware and software and
the experience you can trust.
Best Uses of Java Technology Stored Procedures and Oracle PL/SQL
How to Get Unlimited Usage Patterns by Running Java Programming Language Code in the Database
Stored procedures allow a set of database operations to be processed in
one call. The Oracle white paper "Unleashing the Power of Java
Stored Procedures" discusses when it is best to use Oracle PL/SQL or
Java technology stored procedures. Which one to use depends on skills
of programmers at a company and application requirements.
Bankers Automated Clearing Services Chooses Oracle and Sun
Solution Includes SunPlex Systems and the Oracle9i Real Application Clusters
Bankers Automated Clearing Services (BACS), the clearinghouse that
enables electronic payments for the entirety of the UK, recently needed
to upgrade to a solution that could handle the projected five billion
transactions the company expects to conduct annually by 2005. BACS
turned to SunPlex systems and the Oracle9i Real Application
Clusters to solve its problems.
Enterprise Linux Forum Conference & Expo 2003
June 4-6, Santa Clara, CA
The Enterprise Linux Forum Conference & Expo 2003 will be held June
4-6, in Santa Clara, California. It aims to provide IT and business
professionals with an understanding of all the issues and benefits
related to the application of Linux and Linux-based datacenter
solutions in the enterprise.
65th EAGE Conference & Exhibition
June 2-5, Stavanger, Norway
The 65th Annual Conference and Exhibition of the European Association
of Geoscientists and Engineers (EAGE) will be held June 2-5, in
Stavanger, Norway. With a theme of "Geoscience, and its Role in
Society" at this year's meeting, the event will focus on the human
aspects of the profession and the importance of geosciences to society
through presentations and discussions.
Internet World UK 2003
June 3-5, London, England
Internet World UK 2003 will be held in London, England, from June 3-5.
The conference is designed to help attendees move their businesses to
the next level of performance and profits. This multi-dimensional
event will be comprised of six integrated shows and over 250
exhibitors, with three pillar events taking place at the same time.
Sun Storage Migration Services: Two Phases
From Project Planning to Testing and Sign-off
If you are planning a complex migration from one storage system to
another, Sun Storage Migration Services can help make the migration
successful. This service is designed for large Sun customers who are
planning to install configurations of the Sun StorEdge T3 array,
Sun StorEdge 3xxx series, Sun StorEdge 6xxx series and Sun
StorEdge 9900 series storage systems. The service consists of two
phases, the assessment phase and the implementation phase.
Trade Up Certain Sun StorEdge Products and Get a Free Assessment
Sun Services is participating in the Trade Up, Consolidate and Save
program and offering a one-day assessment service at no charge to
customers participating in the IBB trade-up promotion of trading-in Sun
StorEdge T3 arrays, Sun StorEdge A3500 series systems, Sun
StorEdge A5000 series systems for specific Sun StorEdge 6120 or
Sun StorEdge 6320 system configurations.
Sun StorEdge Enterprise Backup Software
Protect Storage Assets and Minimize Downtime
Sun StorEdge Enterprise Backup software (formerly Solstice Backup
software) automates data backup and recovery. Features include granular-level restore, automated media management and heterogeneous platform support. The software is available in four editions.
Sun StorEdge Enterprise Storage Manager Software
Simplify Sun Open Storage Area Network Infrastructure
Sun StorEdge Enterprise Storage Manager software helps
improve the availability and uptime of a Sun Open storage area
network (SAN) infrastructure. The software provides a consolidated
view of essential SAN management
services, helping to streamline operational activities, improve efficiencies and reduce storage management costs.
LTO Gen 2 LVD SCSI Drive for the Sun StorEdge L25 and Sun StorEdge L100 Tape Libraries
200 GB/Cartridge Native Capacity
The LTO Gen 2 LVD SCSI drive for the Sun StorEdge L25 and Sun
StorEdge L100 tape libraries expands the capacities of the tape
libraries. The drive has 200 GB/cartridge native capacity and 30 MB/sec
native throughput, allowing more data to be stored on each cartridge,
and faster transfer of data to/from each cartridge.
Improving Translation with XLIFF
Separating Text from Format for Localization
XML Localization Interchange File Format (XLIFF) is used for exchanging
localization data. Translators often get files in many different
formats, making translation more complex. XLIFF removes the
complexities of localizing different types of source files by
separating localizable text from formatting. It also gives localization
engineers a common platform for localization. It enables software
companies to exchange data with localization vendors.
Understanding Locale in the Java Platform
Create Multilingual Java Technology Applications
Locales are identifiers for languages, regions and optional variant
code. A Java technology application can have multiple locales
active at the same time to create multicultural and multilingual Java
technology applications. John O'Conner, staff engineer specializing in
Java technology internationalization, explains locales, classes that are
affected by the locale, locale constructors, using locales and more.
"Mac OS X for Java Geeks"
Tool Sets, Extensions, IDEs, QuickTime and More
O'Reilly has released the new book, "Mac OS X for Java Geeks,"
which aims to be a study of the Mac OS X written specifically for
Java programming language developers. The book can be used by
both new and experienced developers who want to learn more about the Mac OS X tool set and Web Services.
"Solaris Operating Environment Boot Camp"
Focusing on the Details of Solaris Operating System Administration
The new book "Solaris Operating Environment Boot Camp" offers
detailed techniques for getting more from the
Solaris OS. Covering issues like simple user management on
stand-alone servers and building and managing a fully networked
enterprise environment, the text aims to offer comprehensive coverage
of Solaris OS system administration.
"Expert Oracle9i Database Administration"
Comprehensive Book Covers UNIX Systems, SQL and PL/SQL
Experienced Oracle Database Administrator, Alapati, covers building and
managing complex Oracle9i databases in his 1248-page book, "Expert
Oracle9i Database Administration." The book is suitable for beginner or
intermediate level Oracle DBAs or Oracle Developer/Managers. It covers
all aspects of the 9i database, includes a UNIX primer and an
introduction to SQL and PL/SQL.
Learning and Mastering Unified Modeling Language (UML)
The new book "Learning UML," by Sinan Si Alhir, tries to help readers
understand and eventually master Unified Modeling Language (UML). The text
focuses on the language, while trying to stay away from the
methodology, and offers a direct and to-the-point presentation.