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Data Integration Tips: ODI 12.1.3 – Convert to Flow

The many who have already upgraded Oracle Data Integrator from the 11g version to 12c probably know about this great feature called “convert to flow”. If not, well…here you go!

Oracle Application Express 5.0 available for download

In the past few weeks Oracle has been working towards a climax regarding the new version of Application Express. After updating the Early Adapters environment and later the hosted applications at to version 5.0 it is now finally time for the full release!
APEX 5.0 can be downloaded at

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Deploying a simple Meteor Application To IBM Bluemix

In this post I show what is necessary to deploy a simple Meteor application to IBM Bluemix public instance. In this example we already have a simple Meteor application we have tested and verified using "meteor" itself , running on localhost at port 3000.

1. Lets remove the local DB files, be careful as this will remove the local DB so you should do this when your ready to deploy to Bluemix only.

pas@pass-mbp:~/ibm/software/meteor/myfirst_app$ meteor reset
Project reset.

Using OAAM Risk Evaluation in OAM Authorization Policies

We recently encountered an interesting requirement about taking decision within OAM Authorization policy based on the Risk-evaluation performed by OAAM during Authentication flow. Considering the interesting nature of the requirement / use-case, I thought to share details about the implementation approach through this blog post.
Before I go into details about the implementation approach, let me explain the requirement / use-case as example with a few bullet points:

Oracle Data Integrator Enterprise Edition Advanced Big Data Option Part 1- Overview and install

Oracle recently announced Oracle Data Integrator Enterprise Edition Advanced Big Data Options as part of the new release of ODI. It includes various great new functionalities to work on an Hadoop ecosystem. Let’s have a look at the new features and how to install it on Big Data Lite 4.1 Virtual Machine.

Bluemix IBM Containers Simple NodeJS Demo

I decided to give the IBM Containers service a quick test drive today. I used this very simple example available at the following GitHub URL

1. Clone the source code as follows

pas@192-168-1-4:~/temp$ git clone
Cloning into 'ibm-containers-simple-node-example'...
remote: Counting objects: 63, done.

OpenIDM: Implementing a custom password policy

OpenIDM 3.1 comes with several password policies enabled by default.  There are often times when you will need to implement additional policies or even modify or extend existing policies.  This is a quick guide that will walk you through the basics of implementing your own password policies.

Let’s talk a little bit about what’s there by default.

TAKE or GET? PUT or SET? The BRM Memory Management Conundrum

Randal Blackmon SSGGET or TAKE? SET or PUT? Which one should I use?

That decision comes down to how you want to manage memory in Oracle BRM.

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