Find immediate savings in your Oracle infrastructure to fund modernization

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by John Thacker, Global Oracle Strategy and Offerings Leader for DXC In my many years working with Oracle customers I’ve found that, without exception, the push for Oracle modernization goes nowhere without a convincing business case. Most Oracle customers have a portfolio of legacy applications they’ve curated over time, and often these applications provide them […]

Oracle modernization has risks, but delaying has more

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By Harvey Maddocks, Global Lead for DXC’s Oracle offerings I work with a lot of customers looking to modernize their Oracle infrastructure, and it’s not surprising that many feel they’re facing a dilemma. They must choose between two daunting options: upgrade their environment or maintain their current platform. Both options present significant challenges. Most customers […]

Five steps to a successful migration to cloud-based SaaS applications

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A digital transformation can deliver improved flexibility, faster speed-to-market and reduced costs, but only if you go about things in the right way. One path to a successful digital transformation is to move traditional applications to cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications, a migration that requires a data-driven approach and using technology in strategic, new ways. Traditionally, […]

Oracle Transportation Management (OTM): A guide to implementing UI enhancements

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During an Oracle Transportation Management (OTM) implementation, environment upgrade or improvement project, the user acceptance landmark is often passed early in the process. You bring your solution to the table and then task end users with confirming the operational workflow. Defects are identified. Users confirm that the solution allows for them to get the job […]

Oracle Transportation Management (OTM): The journey from on-premise to the cloud

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Have you been using the on-premise version of Oracle’s Transportation Management solution? If so, your system and database admins are likely tasked with supporting some, if not all, of the below infrastructure-related functions: Software / Security patches for weblogic / http server / OBI Server Space Management (old files/temp files/log files/exports) Oracle Patches and Security […]

The 5 biggest cloud developments to watch in 2017

It’s going to be another big year for the cloud in 2017. Let me count the ways. 1) Clouds will grow and grow. Forrester Research forecasts that public cloud spending will rise 29% this year to $146 billion, up from $114 billion in in 2016. That’s real money, and it doesn’t even take private clouds into […]

What’s ahead for the Infrastructure as a Service market?

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is the most mature of all the cloud pillars and is offered by many providers. With IaaS, providers rent out computer hardware — servers, network technology, storage and data center space — so that organizations don’t have to buy it and install it in their own data centers. Customers can provision […]

Now that’s digital marketing

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Digital transformation is a reality for every company in every industry today. Having recently undertaken its own digital journey, CSC has embraced an approach that focuses on strategic partnerships and a commitment to technology-independent lT solutions. Those efforts are reflected in the company’s digital-native approach to marketing, as CSC’s head of global brand and digital […]

Avez-vous besoin d’un plan B pour vos solutions SaaS ?

Evernote a récemment changé l’organisation de ses services, ce qui le rend moins attractif (ça reste une opinion personnelle) à des gens comme moi. Suite à ces modifications, peu d’options s’offrent à moi, sauf peut-être chercher une alternative à ce service, mais la transition risque de ne pas être des plus simples. J’ai une grande […]

¿Necesita un nuevo plan SaaS?

Evernote ha cambiado recientemente su plan de servicio por lo que resulta menos atractivo, en mi opinión, para gente como yo. No puedo hacer nada al respecto, más que buscar una alternativa. Pero, el cambio no será sencillo. Tengo un montón de fotografías almacenadas en el servicio Flickr, ahora propiedad de Yahoo y pronto de […]