Volume XX | Issue 6

In This Issue


OATUG Forum Online Virtual Sessions Available On Demand!


Access nearly 200 one-hour virtual sessions from the 2020 OATUG Forum Online, available on demand now. Through the rapidly changing digital landscape and the impact from the COVID-19 crisis, OATUG is here for you with the support you need and timely solutions from top leaders in the Oracle community. Find sessions that will help you and your company increase your agility as you respond to evolving demands and new products, upgrades, and integrations. (More)


Attend OATUG Forum Live and Experience Las Vegas Like Never Before!


We can’t wait to bring the Oracle user community together this winter! Join us, along with hundreds of your industry peers and experts, as we reconnect at OATUG Forum Live, December 6-9, 2020, in Las Vegas. Break away for three days of immersive training and networking at the Aria Resort and Casino. Education and registration details coming soon!! (More)


OATUG Insight Magazine

insights-homepage.jpgOur newest format of OATUG Insight magazine brings you a modern, dynamic and convenient reading experience on any device. Read, share your comments, start conversations, link through to helpful information, and interact with other members regarding your favorite topics.

In This Issue:

  • President’s Perspective by Kathleen Fauerbach
  • “Adapting Amidst the COVID Crisis” by Ragan Cohn
  • “Order Out of Chaos” by RJ Linehan and Thomas Simkiss, Jr.
  • “Virtual Credit Cards” by Julia Cordero
  • "Calling Vendor RESTFUL APIs From PL/SQL” by Mary Hammes
  • “Working from Home in the New Normal” by Mohan Iyer
  • Vendors Corner by MORE4APPS, David Wright and Aandrea Murray

Preview the summer edition of OATUG Insight magazine. Use your member login to read the full articles.


Tips, Tricks and Updates from the OATUG Blogs

IT Modernization for the New Workplace: Migrating Legacy Apps to Oracle Cloud™
As governments worldwide put stay-at-home measures in place, organizations moved quickly to have their employees work from home while continuing normal business operations. It fell on IT managers to rapidly respond with an optimized IT infrastructure that ensured complete business continuity.” (More)

Witnessing the Power of Our Virtual Learning Community
In the weeks since the close of the OATUG Forum Online, I’ve had the opportunity to reflect on the event, the virtual community we built together, and the knowledge our presenters shared.” (More)


Find Solutions in the OATUG Partner Marketplace

Explore the OATUG Partner Marketplace — your go-to destination for finding the products, solutions and advisors that can help you implement, solve problems and gain efficiencies in your Oracle environment.

Sales Tax Compliance in the Cloud

During this time of uncertainty and as more people begin to work from home and critical core systems require greater attention, it’s reassuring to know your outsourced cloud systems are secure, reliable and accessible. Find out what makes Avalara's cloud-based sale tax automation integration into Oracle ERP Cloud different today. (More)


Tomorrow is Now. Elevate Your Oracle Knowledge Today!!

Facing new challenges with no time to waste, real pros exchange insights with others, and connect with peers and experts. Vital discussions lead to relevant, trusted solutions and resources for participants. Make the most of your Oracle investment to save time and money when you need to most.

View a FREE webinar and start elevating your knowledge today. OATUG.org/elevate


Post a Job. Find A Job.

If you are a corporation searching for just the right person, or just the right person searching for a great job, the OATUG Job Board is the perfect place to make a great match.


Get the Inside Information

OATUG Insider is a weekly source of aggregate news from all over the Internet. Receive news stories, including headlines relating to Oracle, business, technology and industry. If you’re not receiving OATUG Insider every Tuesday, read the current issue and subscribe today.

Welcome New Members

The OATUG would like to welcome the new members who joined in May and June:

  • Dave Paglia
  • DXC Technology
  • Gaea Global Technologies, Inc.
  • Kumar Siddhartha
  • Sidharatha Handoo
  • Subrata Guhamajumdar

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News from Oracle

Free Oracle EPM Financial Planning and Scenario Modeling Offer

To help our customers during the current crisis, we are offering all Oracle Planning Cloud customers the use of financial planning and scenario modeling tools free through April 30, 2021. In this environment, scenario planning and strategic modeling are essential to finance teams as they assess a wide array of possible outcomes, forecast revenues and liquidity, and make iterative short- and medium-term forecasts. Read about it here. For more information, please contact your Oracle Sales Representative.


Oracle Announces Visual Builder Platform

Oracle recently announced the release of the Oracle Visual Builder Platform – a complete and integrated environment for development teams to develop and deliver cloud native applications. The Visual Builder Platform integrates the features of Oracle Visual Builder and Oracle Developer Cloud Service to cover the full development lifecycle from planning all the way to delivery and hosting. (More)


Oracle Announces General Availability of Compute Autoscaling V2

Oracle recently announced the general availability of Compute autoscaling V2, now supporting schedule-based scaling. Controlling Compute resource consumption to optimize costs and keeping adequate provisioned capacity for anticipated traffic demand can be challenging. (More)

OATUG eLearning

OATUG eLearning provides free live and recorded educational webinars for members. Attend upcoming webinars or access hundreds of recorded eLearning sessions any time.

Vendor Awareness Sessions

Interactive Vendor Awareness Session webcasts provide information about a variety of products and services that complement Oracle Applications. If your company is interested in hosting a session, please contact Christine Hilgert.

User Community News

OATUG Geos and SIGs offer news from Oracle and educational opportunities all year long. To find your Geo or SIG, visit the Geographic & Special Interest Groups page. Stay up to date on upcoming educational webinars, conference calls and face-to-face events.

Find upcoming educational opportunities, regional and virtual networking events, and special conference events on the Conferences and Events Calendar.