OAUG Fusion Middleware BootCamp Chicago – Part I

Arnoud Roth 2

Well,
Today finally was the day. I have been looking forward a lot coming to Chicago for the Fusion Middleware Bootcamp.

Getting up around 5:30am to get to the train station in time. Not a really difficult task for me, because I usually get up around 5.45am to go to work (who? me? workaholic?;-)
The plane left for Chicago at 10:30am and after a smooth flight of about 8,5 hrs the plane landed at Chicago O’Hare.

Here I found out that the trains to downtown Chicago had been canceled due to maintenance on the railways. So I had to take a taxi, in order to get to the hotel.

From Monday morning (October 22nd) to Friday november 2nd I will be attending the Oracle Applications User Group (OAUG) Fusion Middleware BootCamp.
Though I am a technical e-Business Suite consultant / EBS DBA, and this bootcamp is targeted at developers, I still consider this bootcamp very valuable.
My experience (from an EBS perspective) tells that when you know how thing work/what they are used for you can do a much better job as a DBA – Technical Consultant.

Hence, my primary goal is to get to know Fusion Middleware as a product and learn what can be done with it. Make no mistake, this cannot be learned in its entirety during two weeks, but I do hope to get a better understanding of Fusion Middleware, because it is going to be very important in the future, not only as a product at itself, but also very much in combination with Oracle E-Business Suite. I am currently involved in a project based on E-Business Suite 11i with parts of Fusion Middleware (BPEL) for integration. Also, E-Business Suite Release 12 is partly based on Fusion Middleware technology.

In the coming days I will try to give you a (more or less) day-by-day report of what I have learned/discovered. I do hope you will enjoy, and are looking forward to your comments.

PS: In the Netherlands it is 1:20am now. Here it is 18:20 so I am getting quite exhausted.

Regards.

2 thoughts on “OAUG Fusion Middleware BootCamp Chicago – Part I

  1. Hi,
    I am looking for a technically experienced EBS freelance (or small firm) consultant in the Chicago area. We have been asked to advise on a problem EBS implementation.
    Do you have any contacts in Chicago who might be interested?
    Feel free to call me at any time at 773 384 4833
    Regards,
    Rod

Comments are closed.

Next Post

Puzzelen met SQL - Testdata Generatie

Facebook0TwitterLinkedinPuzzelen met SQL – Testdata Generatie Anton Scheffer en Alex Nuijten   Dit artikel is de on-line tegenhanger van de rubriek Puzzelen met SQL die verschijnt in de Optimize, het vakblad voor Oracle ontwikkelaars in Nederland. Een van de grote en vervelende uitdagingen bij het maken van SQL Puzzels maar […]