Publications

    Five Minute Briefing - Oracle 
    February 22, 2017

    NEWS FLASHES

    ORACLE ADDS DATA INTEGRATOR CLOUD SERVICE TO CLOUD PLATFORM PORTFOLIO

    Oracle has expanded the Oracle Cloud Platform's data integration offerings with the launch of Oracle Data Integrator Cloud. The new cloud service is aimed at speeding and simplifying cross-enterprise data integration to support real-time analytics.

    QUBOLE MAKES ITS BIG DATA SERVICE AVAILABLE ON ORACLE CLOUD PLATFORM

    Qubole, which provides big data-as-a-service and is a silver level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork, is making its Qubole Data Service (QDS) available on the Oracle Cloud. With this offering, the Qubole Data Service is leveraging bare metal on Oracle Cloud to provide customers with fast access to analytics.

    STRATOSCALE ACQUIRES DBAAS PROVIDER TESORA

    Stratoscale, which provides software-defined cloud infrastructure software, has acquired Cambridge, Mass.-based Tesora, a privately held database-as-a-service (DBaaS) provider.

     

    THINK ABOUT IT

    THE ETHICS OF AI

    Imagine you are standing by a railway track near a lever that switches between two sets of tracks. A runaway rail trolley is heading toward the fork in the tracks, and five people are trapped on the currently activated line. You could switch the trolley to the alternative track, but there is a single person trapped there as well. Do you switch the trolley? The artificial intelligence community is increasingly wrestling with similar moral conundrums implicit in the ever-more pervasive algorithms that underlie much of our technological infrastructure.

     

    IOUG NEWS AND INFORMATION

    FIND THE BEST VALUE FOR A WEEK OF ORACLE TRAINING AT COLLABORATE 17

    Register your group by February 16 in order to obtain the best savings possible for your COLLABORATE experience. The group rate discount is just one of the unlimited reasons for your team to join hundreds of users in Las Vegas

    IOUG WEBCASTS - FEBRUARY 22, 2017

    IOUG offers webcasts on a range of topics including big data, security, cloud, and many more.

    IT’S NEVER BEEN SMARTER TO JOIN IOUG

    The new IOUG SELECT has just launched and is moving from a traditional quarterly publication format to a dynamic intelligence hub where timely and relevant content is published on a continual basis. And, for one month only, SELECT will be available to members and non-members alike

    ORACLE NEWS & UPDATES - FEBRUARY 22, 2017

    Oracle provides informational resources, including educational events, webcasts, and white papers.

    SELECT IS MOVING FORWARD IN 2017 … AND SO IS YOUR CAREER

    IOUG rolled out SELECT's new content hub last month to bring IOUG members more great content, more often! SELECT Executive Editor Michelle Malcher invites you to learn how you can contribute to this exciting new content hub in "Wait; what? More SELECT, More Often?"


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