Understanding the Past to Predict the Future

Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data and Business Intelligence (BI) are very hot topics at the moment everybody is talking about. All of these trends are interesting for themselves as they promise deeper insides into a business and therefore lead to better business decisions. Internet of Things enables businesses to gather data and to control […]

Handling inbound Attachments by Oracle Service Bus – Part 2

Accessing the content of the attachments As is mentioned in Part 1, when the multipart message hits the proxy service, then (in conjunction with the Content-type) the attachment/body contains not the content itself but rather a reference to it. So, we have to to access the data itself for further processing. We call this the […]

Handling inbound Attachments by Oracle Service Bus

Introduction Oracle Service Bus message context is a set of properties, so called context variables, that hold message content as well as information about messages as they are routed through Oracle Service Bus (OSB). The Message Context Schema specifies the element types for the predefined message context variables. Such a predefined context variable is the […]

Installation ODI 12.1.3: step by step…

This document describes the installation of Oracle Data Integrator Version 12.1.3 on the Linux (OEL) Server. Prepare the Installation Minimal Server Requirements Check the Oracle Documentation for the Prerequisites. Your Server must have following (min.) Settings; RAM:    8 GB Disk:    20 GB Temp:    2 GB Swap:    8 GB Enable Unicode Support

Camunda BPM 7.4

On Novenber 30th, 2015 the team around Camunda BPM will release version 7.4 of its open source Business Process Management Platform which will include lots of improvements and new features. In this post I want to introduce two new features: DMN support and escalation events in BPMN-processes. Both can be tested already with the current […]

Sentiment analysis concerning the refugee debate on Twitter – How R and Tableau go together

This very short article will contribute to the section „Analytics with R“ and how results can be visualized using Tableau. The following few maps depict those Twitter posts that match the keywords „refugee“, „asyl“ or „flüchtlinge“ and that include readable information about the origin (location) of the post. After data was collected and preprocessed in R, we used a Tableau Trial-Version to […]

Oracle OpenWorld 2015 – A week full of Highlights (Part 2)

Of course some of the main events at Oracle OpenWorld are the Tuesday keynotes of Thomas Kurian and Larry Ellison (you can get them as on demand video on oracle.com). A message that has clearly been communicated there: Oracle will compete hard in all three tiers of the cloud technology landscape—applications, platforms, and infrastructure. All […]

Forms 12c: neue Runtimeoptionen für mehr Flexibilität auch ohne Browser

Beim letzten Mal habe ich mich vornehmlich mit der Installation des neuen Forms 12c auseinander gesetzt, die ja doch an der ein oder anderen Stelle sehr geklemmt hat. Heute möchte ich auf 2 neue Runtimeoptionen beim Starten einer Applikation eingehen, bei deinen Oracle auf jeden Fall in Richtung Zukunft geblickt hat. Der Standardfall (Browser mit […]

Oracle OpenWorld 2015 – A new Era of Utility Computing (Part 1)

Exciting days are behind us. As every year we visited Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco. Thousands of customers, hundreds of partners, and millions of virtual attendees from more than 141 countries were curious to see a lot of innovation, technology and entertainment. Oracle OpenWorld is the industry’s preeminent business and technology show featuring over 2,500 […]