ODTUG January News


2017-2018 ODTUG Executive Committee

Happy New Year from the entire ODTUG community! With the New Year comes a renewed team leading the charge for ODTUG. We are looking forward to exciting things to come in 2017.

Please welcome and congratulate the following board members who have been elected to serve as officers of ODTUG:

  •  Natalie Delemar, President
  • Acedirector.jpg Danny Bryant, Vice President
  • Acedirector.jpg Mike Riley, Secretary
  • Acedirector.jpg Gary Crisci, Treasurer

They join the following Board members:

  • aceassociate.jpg Opal Alapat
  • aceassociate.jpg Karen Cannell
  • ACE D.png Martin D'Souza
  • Acedirector.jpg Tim German
  • aceassociate.jpg Jake Turrell

Kscope17 Presentations Announced  

The news we all have been waiting for has arrived! Kscope17 presentations have been announced. View our presentation lineup and register today. Does your employer need convincing to approve your attendance? We've got you covered. Download a justification letter to send to your employer.

Stay tuned for details about our Keynote Speaker and Special Event coming soon!

ODTUG Community News

Recap: Boston EPM-BI Meetup
The first Boston-area EPM/BI meetup was held on December 15. Everyone got their game on at Dave & Buster's and enjoyed presentations from Mark Rinaldi, Cameron Lackpour, and Ron Moore. According to the attendees, the event was a success and the presentations were terrific.

APEX Dallas/Fort Worth
On January 17, the APEX Dallas/Forth Worth group will get together and see a fun presentation on interfacing the Raspberry Pi with APEX. You will learn how to gain access to the GPIO port and control attached hardware which can be used to build home automation/control systems and more. RSVP today!

Get a Taste of Kscope17!
Join the ODTUG Board of Directors and local ODTUG members on January 26 for a meetup at the JW Marriot San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa. Join Noel Portugal from Oracle Corporation for an exciting IoT presentation: The Future of Work: Oracle Cloud Applications User Experience, Strategy, and Trends. This session will also show you a glimpse of the future of enterprise experiences that capitalize on emerging technology, such as wear-ables and the Internet of Things. Come join us and walk away inspired by the future of Oracle applications. RSVP today! Space is limited.

Haven't attended a Meetup?
Read Dhaval B. Shah's blog recapping his first ODTUG Meetup Experience in Miami this past August. He discusses his doubts, deciding factors and ultimate recommendations.

World of Webinars


Thursday, January 12, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST
All About EPMA: From Setup to Tips and Tricks
Deanna Sunde, Key Performance Ideas

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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
Avoiding FDMEE OpenBatch Pitfalls with Custom Script
Pete Petersen, CheckPoint Consulting

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Thursday, January 19, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
2017 CodeTalk Series: Internet of Things and Oracle Database
Blaine Carter, Oracle Corporation, and Anton Nielsen, C2 Consulting

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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
FDMEE /PBCS REST API: Taking Your Hybrid Integration to the Next Level
Francisco Amores, Infratects

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ThursdaAPEX.pngy, January 26, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
Oracle Database Security Tips and Practices Every DBA and Developer Should Know
Simon Pane, Pythian

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ThursdaAPEX.pngy, February 2, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST
Ready. Set. Cloud! Migrating from ON-Premise to Oracle PBCS
Deanna Sunde, Key Performance Ideas

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Blogs to Check Out!

dbaOnTap by Danny Bryant: PL/SQL Instrumentation: Installing Logger
Data Viz Daily with Kevin McGinley: Sp 039 Text Sentiment with Exploratory, An R-based Data Tool
Oracle Apex Hints & Tips by Martin Giffy D'Souza: How to Reference Package Variables in SQL
Woman in EPM by Opal Alapat: EPM Cloud Quick Tip: Financial Reports Don't Appear After Migrations



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