European Union's antitrust agency European Commission tells Oracle Corp that its $7.4 billion purchase of Sun Microsystems might break antitrust rules even though US has approved deal
In this blog, I'll cover all sorts of issues relating to what we call "user assistance" in Oracle Fusion Apps - messages (all sorts, errors, warnings, and more), embedded help, and nonembedded help. I'll focus especially on the design and deployment of user assistance, and how is relates to user experience in general.
For now you might like to check out a recent usableapps posting about the use of writing patterns.
Zend Technology, Microsoft’s little open source PHP friend, says it’s making its Zend application server, designed for running and managing business-critical PHP applications in production, available to Oracle’s enterprise customers through Oracle’s Unbreakable Linux Network.
Oracle, (ORCL) which is trying to buy Sun Microsystems (JAVA) for $9.50 a share, has been concerned that the smaller company's financial position will be hurt by delays in the acquisition. On Friday, Sun filed its 10-Q report with its results for the third quarter, and the numbers proved that Oracle was correct to be concerned.
The end of the year is upon us, or says the retailers! It is a time for giving and goodwill, and all that feel-good stuff. But recently reading the announcement that a number of thought leaders came together in the name of bringing a smidgen of sanity to the SOA debate was surely an early gift. (I am now prepared for my annual receiving of socks and paisley ties!)
Managing Uncertainty in a Changing World
In many cases, Oracle OpenWorld activities are aimed at helping you find new and improved processes for your day-to-day business and IT operations. But the conference is also about seeing the worlds of business and technology in a new way.
Goodbye old friend. Thanks for the memories. As old blue eyes crooned..."And now, the end is near". We did it our way with My Oracle Support.