Rittman Mead BI Forum 2014 Registration Now Open – Don’t Miss Out!

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014 by

Just a quick reminder to say that registration for the Rittman Mead BI Forum 2014 is now open, with the speaker and presentation list now up on the event website. As with previous years, the BI Forum runs in Brighton on the first week, and then moves over to Atlanta on the second, with the […]

Using Oracle R Enterprise to Analyze Large In-Database Datasets

Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 by

The other week I posted an article on the blog about Oracle R Advanced Analytics for Hadoop, part of Oracle’s Big Data Connectors and used for running certain types of R analysis over a Hadoop cluster. ORAAH lets you move data in and out of HDFS and Hive and into in-memory R data frames, and […]

New OTN Article: Making the Move from Oracle Warehouse Builder to Oracle Data Integrator 12c

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 by

One of the reasons I’ve been silent on the blog lately regarding new Oracle Data Integrator 12c content (even though I promised it some months ago) is because I’ve been writing an article focused on migration options from Oracle Warehouse Builder (OWB). Published recently on OTN, this article hopefully helps customers understand some of the […]

Oracle Openworld 2013 : Reflections on Product Announcements and Strategy

Saturday, September 28th, 2013 by

I’m sitting writing this at my desk back home, with a steaming mug of tea next to me and the kids pleased to see me after having been away for eight days (or at least my wifepleased to hand them over to me after looking after them for eight days). It was an excellent Oracle Openworld – […]

Oracle Openworld 2013 Day 1 : User Group Forum, News on Oracle Database In-Memory Option

Monday, September 23rd, 2013 by

The Sunday before Oracle Openworld proper is “User Group Forum Sunday”, with each of the major user groups and councils having dedicated tracks for topics such as BI&DW, Fusion Development, Database and so on. Stewart, myself and Venkat were honoured to be presenting on behalf of ODTUG, IOUG and APAC covering topics around the new […]

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