The AMIS Summary of Oracle OpenWorld 2013 is available for download – 60-page white paper

Lucas Jellema

Oracle OpenWorld is a monster event – 10Ks of attendees, thousands of sessions and 100Ks of private conversations that all help convey and define the message about Oracle’s strategy and the roadmap for its close to 4000 thousand products. Concurrent with OOW is the JavaOne conference that – at a […]

JavaOne 2013: Java Mission Control

Frank Houweling 1

The convergence project between Oracle’s JVMs JRockit and Hotspot is making significant progress. Included in the latest Java 7 JDK update (‘7u40’) is a new powerful monitor tool: Java Mission Control (JMC). JMC is a production time tool that has its roots in the JRockit JVM tooling. It is located in the […]

OOW13: summarizing one week and 2000 sessions in 3 hours and a bit – the yearly AMIS OOW Review session – 10th October

Lucas Jellema

On Thursday 10th of October, the 12 man strong AMIS delegation at Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne 2013 will present its findings in a 3 hour session at AMIS HQ in Nieuwegein, The Netherlands. You are welcome to attend this free session (from 16.30 on, food provided). Please register here: http://www.amis.nl/nl-NL/evenementen/technologie-evenementen/oow-review. […]

OOW13: What questions to get answered and plans to see evolved at this year at Oracle OpenWorld Conference

Lucas Jellema

As I am about to start my ninth Oracle OpenWorld Conference, I am wondering what this year’s conference will have in store for me. My schedule is largely filled  up, I know who I am going to meet, where I have to speak and where I need to go. Now […]

Oracle OpenWorld & JavaOne Review bijeenkomst – 10 oktober

Saskia van der Maat

Op 22 september begint in San Francisco de Oracle OpenWorld: hét internationale evenement waar Oracle haar productstrategie presenteert en Oracle-specialisten ervaringen uitwisselen. Naast Oracle OpenWorld wordt ook de JavaOne georganiseerd, internationaal trefpunt voor de Java-community. AMIS heeft de traditie om uitgebreid verslag te doen van beide conferenties. Dat doen we […]

Oracle Database SQL – Recursive Subquery to inspect events in football matches – find the MVP

Lucas Jellema

In a recent post (https://technology.amis.nl/2013/07/24/oracle-database-12c-find-most-valuable-player-using-match_recognize-in-sql/)  I described how we can use the new Oracle Database 12c MATCH_RECOGNIZE operator to spot patterns in records and derive results from those patterns. I used the MATCH_RECOGNIZE to find the most valuable player in a football team (US readers: I mean the sports that […]

Oracle Database 12c: PGA_AGGREGATE_LIMIT

Marco Gralike 1

There is a new default in town. Mark my words, you will encounter the following during your 12c life-cycle… 😉 From the Oracle 12c Reference manual PGA_AGGREGATE_LIMIT: PGA_AGGREGATE_LIMIT PGA_AGGREGATE_LIMIT specifies a limit on the aggregate PGA memory consumed by the instance. There is no difference in behavior between PGA_AGGREGATE_LIMIT being […]

OOW 2012: Is PL/SQL still alive?

Alex Nuijten

Yesterday Bryn Llewellyn, Distinguished Product Manager, did a session called “PL/SQL Enhancements brought by the latest generation of database technology”. The room was packed. For the upcoming release of the Oracle 12c database the enhancements were broken into three areas: Improved PL/SQL and SQL interoperability In the current version of […]