Tech Week

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OATUG Tech Week 2019

Did you miss Tech Week and want to catch up on the great content that was presented? Or did you attend Tech Week and simply want to listen again to one of the recordings? Find the recorded sessions in the OATUG Knowledge Base:

An Introduction to OATUG Tech Week
Recording Date:
July 15, 2019
Panelists: Kaberi Nayak, Mitre; Mani Kumar Manda, Rhapsody Technology; Mike Brown, Bluestar; and Sandra Vucinic, VLAD Group

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Machine Learning and Data Science Beyond the Proof of Concept - You Can Do It!
Recording Date:
July 16, 2019
Panelist: Sean Suskind, Sierra-Cedar
You have probably heard and read a lot about machine learning and data science, but are a little unclear on just what it means, and how it applies to your business. In this session you will learn about how to use the machine learning capabilities of the Oracle Analytics Cloud. Real business use cases will be presented, and using machine learning, you will see how new actionable insights can be provided to your business by building and executing machine learning models. You don't need to be a data scientist or have a PH. D in math to do this. Find out what machine learning can do for you from proof of concept to production.

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OAF Personalization's 2019 - Quick Innovation Wins

Recording Date: July 16, 2019
Panelist:
Susan Behn, Infosemantics, Inc.

It's becoming a tradition...almost every year, I provide new examples for personalizations to cover new features in the latest release. In addition, the questions generated by past presentations on personalizations provide real world problems with personalization solutions beneficial to all users. Learn how to make the user experience more productive with easy to implement improvements. Pick that low hanging fruit for quick innovation wins.

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Calling Vendor RESTful APIs From Your PL/SQL Program

Recording Date: July 17, 2019
Panelist: Mary Hammes, Marquette University
More and more third-party vendors are requiring the use of Representational State Transfer (REST) Application Programmatic Interfaces (APIs) rather than traditional file exchanges to maintain data to and from E-Business Suite. Learn how to call these APIs from within PL/SQL code, using our experience integrating a third-party eProcurement vendor with Human Resources, Accounts Payable, and General Ledger.

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Beautiful Applications Express Dashboards for E-Business Suite

Recording Date: July 17, 2019
Panelist: Sylvain Martel, Insum

Dashboards quickly provides users with information they need to perform their work. Unless you implement expensive Endeca Information Discovery, there is nothing available out-of-the-box from E-Business Suite. Create your own with Application Express! Integration with E-Business Suite let you read all the data you want, combine with the power of JET Charts embedded in Application Express, you have all the tools to make your application shine. We will demonstrate how we can create these beautiful and meaningful dashboards for E-Business Suite with drill-down capabilities.

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Case Study: Software Robot Creates Sales Order Management from Orders in Customer Portal

Recording Date: July 18, 2019
Panelists: Ramesh Kumar, eAlliance Corporation and Tom Sheppard, Brake Parts, Inc.

Brake Parts Inc. (BPI), an automotive global market leader, creates sales orders automatically by retrieving data in a customer portal, entering that data in Order Management, using Robotic Process Automation (RPA). Hear BPI explain how they automated a mission critical process, eliminating data entry errors. See the software robot log in the customer portal, retrieve sales order information, log in to Order Management, populate all sales order fields and automatically create an order, go back to the portal, upload signed PO for the order, and email reports and log files to an email distribution list.

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Introduction to Oracle Big Data in the Cloud

Recording Date: July 18, 2019
Panelist: Raghuraman Syama, Perficient
Oracle Cloud provides several big data services and deployment models. The big data service choices enable you to start at the cost and capability level suitable to your use case and give you the flexibility to adapt your choices as your requirements change over time. Big Data Cloud Service and Big Data SQL Cloud Service provides a rich analytics platform with the leading Hadoop distribution. This session provides a brief walkthrough of the Big Data Cloud offerings from Oracle.

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Extending Oracle E-Business Suite using APEX: Quick, Secure and Easy

Recording Date: July 19, 2019
Panelist: Johannes Michler, PROMATIS Group

Oracle Application Express allows to easily build and publish powerful solutions for both mobile and desktop devices. With Forms going away from E-Business Suite and OAF having never found wide adoption with Forms/PLSQL-Developers APEX is a natural choice for developing new customizations for Oracle EBS - Especially since Oracle APEX is available at no additional licensing costs with the Oracle Database.

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Anatomy of an Upgrade to 12.2.8 (Including Platform Migration)

Recording Date: July 19, 2019
Panelist: James Morrow, BlueStone Solutions Group, Inc.

Follow a technical walk through of a successful upgrade from 12.1.3 and 11gR2 (on Solaris) to 12.2.8 and 12cR1 (on Linux x86-64). Topics include options for platform migration, strategies for managing and streamlining the upgrade process, reducing downtime required for the upgrade, number of iterations, and a discussion of issues that arose during the upgrade.