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What's Happening on Sunday: Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne Update

Sun, 2016-09-18 13:49
We have some great activities going on in the OTN Lounge in Moscone South and the Java Hub in the Hilton this week.  It all kicks off with the OTN Welcome Event, today at 3 pm in the OTN Lounge. Come by to start the week off on the right foot and get to preview of all we have going on for for the rest of the week with:
  • HearingNest Community Art Experience
 - Attendees can draw shapes on the JavaOne Community Application by Gluon, and those images are then uploaded to the Oracle Cloud and transferred to CNC machines to be downloaded and cut into your unique design. These are both at the OTN Lounge and the Java Hub. Download the app here.
  • OTN Cloud Coffee Service
 - Watch baristas serve coffee using a Raspberry Pi and Java. Chat with them about anything related to Oracle University and OTN. 
  • IoT Workshop
 - Get your own wi-fi microcontroller and connect it to Oracle IoT Cloud Service. OTN is partnering with the AppsLab, the OAUX emerging technologies team to make this happen. Schedule your session here.
In addition to OTN’s activities throughout the week, we have several activities today.
  • Just Wrapping up : Oracle Cloud Experience 
Oracle - ACEs and experts from the Cloud SIG present a 4-hour introduction to the Oracle Database Cloud capabilities.
  • 3 pm – 4 pm : Women in Technology (WIT)
 - Join us at the OTN Lounge to attend a panel of women technologists and stick around to meet with the WIT panel.


  • 3:30 pm – 4 pm : Ask Tom - 
The Ask Tom team is here to answer your questions and issues at work. 


Along with our own events, make sure to check out other schedles in both OpenWorld and Java One.

What's Happening on Sunday: Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne Update

Sun, 2016-09-18 13:49
We have some great activities going on in the OTN Lounge in Moscone South and the Java Hub in the Hilton this week.  It all kicks off with the OTN Welcome Event, today at 3 pm in the OTN Lounge. Come by to start the week off on the right foot and get to preview of all we have going on for for the rest of the week with:
  • HearingNest Community Art Experience
 - Attendees can draw shapes on the JavaOne Community Application by Gluon, and those images are then uploaded to the Oracle Cloud and transferred to CNC machines to be downloaded and cut into your unique design. These are both at the OTN Lounge and the Java Hub. Download the app here.
  • OTN Cloud Coffee Service
 - Watch baristas serve coffee using a Raspberry Pi and Java. Chat with them about anything related to Oracle University and OTN. 
  • IoT Workshop
 - Get your own wi-fi microcontroller and connect it to Oracle IoT Cloud Service. OTN is partnering with the AppsLab, the OAUX emerging technologies team to make this happen. Schedule your session here.
In addition to OTN’s activities throughout the week, we have several activities today.
  • Just Wrapping up : Oracle Cloud Experience 
Oracle - ACEs and experts from the Cloud SIG present a 4-hour introduction to the Oracle Database Cloud capabilities.
  • 3 pm – 4 pm : Women in Technology (WIT)
 - Join us at the OTN Lounge to attend a panel of women technologists and stick around to meet with the WIT panel.


  • 3:30 pm – 4 pm : Ask Tom - 
The Ask Tom team is here to answer your questions and issues at work. 


Along with our own events, make sure to check out other schedles in both OpenWorld and Java One.

Getting to know Bob Rhubart, OTN Architect Community Manager

Mon, 2016-08-15 11:58

Oracle ACE Mike Riley, asks OTN Architect Community Manager, Bob Rhubart about his podcasts, 2MTT videos, and about community.oracle.com. 

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Getting to know Bob Rhubart, OTN Architect Community Manager

Mon, 2016-08-15 11:58

Oracle ACE Mike Riley, asks OTN Architect Community Manager, Bob Rhubart about his podcasts, 2MTT videos, and about community.oracle.com. 

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Introducing the OTN Community Update!

Wed, 2016-07-27 12:00

Watch your one-stop source for the latest in Oracle technology and community Today!

We’re pleased to introduce the first iteration of the OTNCommunity Update. This first edition focuses on the Middleware community.

The Middleware Community Udpate starts with a quick look at the 12.2.1.1.0releases of Oracle JDeveloper and ADF. Next, you’ll meet Oracle ACE Tim German, one of the people responsiblefor the content presented at ODTUG Kscope 2016. Then we’ll wrap up with a lookahead to what you can expect to find in the OTN Lounge at Oracle OpenWorld 2016in San Francisco.

Click here to watch theOTN Community Update today!

Introducing the OTN Community Update!

Wed, 2016-07-27 12:00

Watch your one-stop source for the latest in Oracle technology and community Today!

We’re pleased to introduce the first iteration of the OTN Community Update. This first edition focuses on the Middleware community.

The Middleware Community Udpate starts with a quick look at the 12.2.1.1.0 releases of Oracle JDeveloper and ADF. Next, you’ll meet Oracle ACE Tim German, one of the people responsible for the content presented at ODTUG Kscope 2016. Then we’ll wrap up with a look ahead to what you can expect to find in the OTN Lounge at Oracle OpenWorld 2016 in San Francisco.

Click here to watch the OTN Community Update today!

Don’t Miss Hands-On Learning with Oracle Product Experts, Oracle ACE’s, and Java Champions!

Wed, 2016-07-06 17:43

The Oracle Technology Network team invites you to attend our latest OTN Summit series. Gain first hand access to highly technical demonstrations, presentations, and hands-on labs. View the full agenda and abstracts.

The Summit opens with Oracle Cloud Insights – A Conversation with Inderjeet Singh, Executive Vice President, Fusion Middleware Development. Then, in just over three hours, you can explore 12 different sessions among four tracks.

  • Database track: Three sessions focused on understanding the scope of your cloud implementation across basic Database operations, Business Analytics and Big Data management so you can evaluate your current database architecture in the context of Oracle Cloud services.
  • Java track: Learn best practices and platforms for improved development and deployment of Java applications, how to optimize your DevOps practices with practical and proven tactics, and create JavaScript applications leveraging Java EE as the backend.
  • Middleware track: This track will focus on Integration in the Cloud, with three sessions presenting three different angles on Oracle’s Integration Cloud Service (OICS) and learn about integration options, examine best practices and integration patterns, and watch a demo involving OICS, Peoplesoft, and Oracle's LinkedIn Adapter.
  • Systems track: For our attendees in this track will introduce the Oracle Public Cloud Machine, examine SQL in Silicon and Security in Silicon features, and a technical overview and best practices of the Oracle Exadata Cloud Service.

View the full agenda and abstracts.

Don’t Miss Hands-On Learning with Oracle Product Experts, Oracle ACE’s, and Java Champions!

Wed, 2016-07-06 17:43

The Oracle Technology Network team invites you to attend our latest OTN Summit series. Gain first hand access to highly technical demonstrations, presentations, and hands-on labs. View the full agenda and abstracts.

The Summit opens with Oracle Cloud Insights – A Conversation with Inderjeet Singh, Executive Vice President, Fusion Middleware Development. Then, in just over three hours, you can explore 12 different sessions among four tracks.

  • Database track: Three sessions focused on understanding the scope of your cloud implementation across basic Database operations, Business Analytics and Big Data management so you can evaluate your current database architecture in the context of Oracle Cloud services.
  • Java track: Learn best practices and platforms for improved development and deployment of Java applications, how to optimize your DevOps practices with practical and proven tactics, and create JavaScript applications leveraging Java EE as the backend.
  • Middleware track: This track will focus on Integration in the Cloud, with three sessions presenting three different angles on Oracle’s Integration Cloud Service (OICS) and learn about integration options, examine best practices and integration patterns, and watch a demo involving OICS, Peoplesoft, and Oracle's LinkedIn Adapter.
  • Systems track: For our attendees in this track will introduce the Oracle Public Cloud Machine, examine SQL in Silicon and Security in Silicon features, and a technical overview and best practices of the Oracle Exadata Cloud Service.

View the full agenda and abstracts.

Oracle Node.js & Java Microservices Hackathons

Fri, 2016-06-24 13:00

Join us at one of the Oracle Node.JS or Java Microservices Hackathons for a fun, hands-on, and informative day of learning and hacking!

These events provide a clear path to using Cloud Native methodologies to create, deploy, and manage web applications. After learning about different development technologies and deploying the reference implementation to the Oracle cloud, the afternoon will be spent building something new and exciting from that foundation.

List of Oracle Hackathons coming to a US city near you below -

Denver Office - 6/29/16

Montreal Office - 6/29/16

Detroit Office - 6/30/16


Philadelphia Office - 6/30/16

Dallas Office - 7/19/16

San Diego Office - 8/3/16


Toronto - 8/4/16

Many More cities in 2016 see entire list here

OTN Community Managers Speak Out About OTN Summit

Wed, 2016-06-22 12:00

Wondering why you should register for the OTN Summit?  Listen to Bob Rhubart, OTN Architect Community Manager and Javed Mohammed, OTN System Community Manager explain what their tracks will cover and why you should attend one of the OTN Summits coming up in July.

Middleware Track - 


Systems Track -

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Register Today!

July 12
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (PST)

July 13
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (BST)

July 14
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (IST)



OTN Community Managers Speak Out About OTN Summit

Wed, 2016-06-22 12:00

Wondering why you should register for the OTN Summit?  Listen to Bob Rhubart, OTN Architect Community Manager and Javed Mohammed, OTN System Community Manager explain what their tracks will cover and why you should attend one of the OTN Summits coming up in July.

Middleware Track - 


Systems Track -

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Register Today!

July 12
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (PST)

July 13
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (BST)

July 14
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (IST)



OTN Summit - July 12th, 13th and 14th!

Thu, 2016-06-16 18:28

The Oracle Technology Network team invites you to attend the OTN Summit on July 12, 13 and 14, 2016 to explore the latest demos and insights from Oracle and community experts.

Inderjeet Singh, Executive Vice President, Fusion Middleware Development, will kick off the OTN Summit to discuss the Oracle Cloud based on questions from the Oracle Community.


This free, online event also includes:


· 3 presentations per track for each of the Database, Java, Middleware and Systems categories

· Over 12 hours of content in one 3.5 hour event

· Access to 15 community and Oracle product experts who will be online to answer your questions

Don’t miss out on the latest trends, sign up today for the live event!

July 12
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (PST)

July 13
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (BST)

July 14
 - 9:30 am - 1 pm (IST)


You can view the full agenda and abstracts here.





Join Oracle for a Hackathon on 5/18 - New York, NY

Tue, 2016-05-10 14:48

Developing and Deploying Java SE, Node.JS Managed Microservices in the Cloud

Join us Wed 5/18 for a fun, hands-on, informative Hackathon day.  Learn lightweight microservices development using Java 8, Javascript development and cloud devops tools developing with the latest Java 8 features, JAX-RS via Jersey/Grizzly, Node.js, a new front end Javascript toolkit called JET and get first hand experience with Developer Cloud Service and Application Container Cloud Service (Java SE and Node.js) from Oracle. 

A foundation reference implementation and source code will be provided of a back end Java SE microservice that authenticates to Twitter via OAuth using only Jersey/Grizzly without a servlet container or Java EE container and exposing a real time tweet stream to a front end Node.js instance running the JET Javascript toolkit and building something new and exciting from that foundation.

Seats are very limited so register early!

OTN Virtual Technology Summit Replay Libraries are Live!

Fri, 2016-05-06 11:29


Happy Friday!  Did you miss our latest Virtual Technology Summit or want to explore a track you didn't before?  If so, visit a Replay Library Group today!  Tip - join the group and you'll be notified of updates automatically. 

Welcome New Oracle ACE Program Participants!

Fri, 2016-04-01 20:03
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Congratulations to our newest Oracle ACEs!  The Oracle ACE Program recognizes individuals for their outstanding contribution to the Oracle community. With over 500 participants in more than 60 countries around the globe, the ACE program features three tiers: Associate, ACE and ACE Director, to support community advocates at all stages of their career. Read more about the program here.

Oracle ACEs initiated in March:

Oracle ACE Directors:

Gokhan Atil

John Booth

Ludovico Caldara

Celvin Kattookaran

Carlos Sierra

Oracle ACEs:

Jérôme Françoisse

Anju Garg

Laurent Leturgez

Emrah Mete

Anuj Mohan

Robert van Molken

Oracle ACE Associates:

Elise Valin-Raki

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Last Chance! 27 Technical Sessions Delivered by Oracle and Community Experts

Thu, 2016-03-31 12:08

Register today for the last Virtual Technology Network event this spring - April 5, 2016 - 9:30 - 13:30 BST / 10:30 - 14:30 CEST.

Get insights, hands-on and expert views on a wild mix of expert topics across Database, Java Development, Middleware and Systems.
We are looking forward to meet you at the Oracle Technology Network Virtual Technology Summit next Tuesday morning (BST) for a dense mix of technology sessions. View the full agenda and all session abstracts here.

Register today!


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