A quick but handy hint on finding out the NLS_LANG_IN_SQLPLUS at Laurent Schneider's blog: What is the current setting of NLS_LANG in sqlplus?
Have you been waiting to work with encrypted tablespaces in GoldenGate? Well the release you've been waiting for is out asMiladin Modrakovic's Oraclue blog lets us know: Oracle GoldenGate version 188.8.131.52 released.
Okay, so Glenn Fawcett is saying: Exadata drives exceed the laws of physics… ASM with intelligent placement improves IOPS. I didn't react to the IOPS, but I love working for a company that plays fast and loose with the laws of physics. Of course perhaps it comes down to quantum physics, in which case all bets are off and your transaction is both committed and not committed until you look at the log and collapse the timeline. Exadata is just darned fast. I think that's the key message here.
Several good postings on BI lately, starting with a couple from Rittman Mead:
And an announcement from the same blog: Oracle BI EE 184.108.40.206 – Released and Available for Download, with the iPad app following on its heels here at oracle business intelligence obiee 101: OBIEE11Gr5 iPad app available
And finally a contest at Tim Tow's Hyperion Blog: Do You Have A Killer EPM Application? that I want to get the word out on.
OSSO and OAM
I've been researching identity management and SSO for a client using Oracle SOA.
Here are some good blogs and discussions I've found:
Oracle FAQ on Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Oracle Access Manager 10.1.4.3.0
Oracle SOA, Oracle Identity Manager, Oracle Enterprise Repository, Oracle Service Registry, ADF
Readers Question >> What is difference between SSO , OSSO , OAM SSO
OTN Thread: OAM SSO integration with BPEL Worklist