Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Vlamis to Give OBIEE 11g Hands-on Session at NEOOUG

Dan Vlamis will be the featured speaker in Cleveland, Ohio at the NorthEast Ohio Oracle User Group meeting on September 16, 2011.

Dan's presentations include:

  • How Executives Visualize Corporate Data with Oracle Business Intelligence 11g
  • Fast Complex Analysis with Oracle OLAP
  • Hands On with Oracle Business Intelligence 11g

The final presentation will include a quick overview of the changes in OBIEE 11g. Bring your laptop for a unique experience as you get to experience for yourself just how easy it is to create a simple dashboard yourself in OBIEE 11g. Be sure to have a browser configured for wireless internet access so you can participate yourself!

For more details, see the NEOOUG Home page or the presentations page at

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Co-opetition at it's Best - IBM is Now Diamond Partner of Oracle (OPN)

People are often drawn to the fierce battle between the technology giants such as Oracle and SAP for business software (ERP) and IBM, HP and Oracle (Sun) for high end servers. However, there the reality is IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is the largest Oracle System Integrator (SI). Let me quote a Tweet here:


#IBM and #Oracle – They work a lot closer together than you think… Recent#Diamond Partner status of IBM is proof! #OPN

BIWA Techcast Aug 31, 2011 - How to Enhance Performance of OBIEE Tech Stack

Come join Sunil Ranka, from BIWA SIG Oracle ACE at 12:00 Noon (CT) on August 31 for the webinar
 How to Enhance Performance of OBIEE Tech Stack.   Ranka runs the gauntlet of issues surrounding performance enhancement, specifically in the key areas of:
-Database Tuning Techniques
-Cache Settings (not the documented)
-Dashboard Design
-Data Model Consideration
Don't miss this opportunity to sharpen your Business Intelligence acumen from the comfort of your office. Register today:
Title: How to Enhance Performance of OBIEE Tech Stack
Speaker: Sunil Ranka, Oracle ACE, FCS, Inc.
Date/Time: Wednesday, August 31st at 12noon CT
Registration Link:

Audio will be streamed, recording and slides will be posted later, check for details

Shyam Varan