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The impact of IT decisions on organizational culture - O'Reilly Radar
"While I believe we recognize the limiting qualities of IT decisions, I'd suggest we've insufficiently studied the degree to which those decisions in aggregate can have a large influence on organizational culture." - Jonathan Reichental, Ph.D.
(tags: ITgovernance organizationalculture enterprisearchitecture)
Women "computers" of World War II - Boing Boing
"Before it came to mean laptops, PCs, or even room-sized machines, "computer" was what you called a person who did mathematical calculations for a living. That job was vitally important during World War II. And, like many vital jobs on the homefront, it was turned over to women..."
(tags: computers history worldwar2)
InfoQ: Book Excerpt and Interview: 100 SOA Questions Asked and Answered
A new "100 SOA Questions Asked and Answered " book by Kerrie Holley and Ali Arsanjani provides a deep insight into SOA covering a wide spectrum of topics from SOA basics to its business and organizational impact, to SOA methods and architecture to SOA future. InfoQ spoke with Kerrie Holley and Ali Arsanjani about their book.
@myfear: GlassFish City - Another view onto your favorite application server
Oracle ACE Director Markus Eisele runs GlassFish through CodeCity.
(tags: oracle otn oracleace glassfish codecity)
The Ron Batra Blog: Technology Whispers: Upcoming Presentations
Oracle ACE Director Ron Batra shares details on upcoming presentations at OAUG events in the US and Dubai.
(tags: oaug c11 oracle otn oracleace)
Free ADF Training Event in the UK (Grant Ronald's Blog)
Gobsmack survivor Grant Ronald with the details on an Oracle ADF training session he'll conduct on 11 May 2011 at the UK Oracle office in Reading.
(tags: oracle otn adf)
Java Spotlight Episode 16 - Richar Bair - The Java Spotlight Podcast
The latest Java Spotlight podcast features an interview with Java Client Architect Richar Bair.
(tags: oracle java podcast)
Stewart Bryson: OBIEE 11g Migrations
"[Rittman Mead's] Mark and Venkat have covered OBIEE migration methodologies in the past (see here, here and here), but I decided to throw my hat in the ring on the subject, as I had to develop a methodology for a client recently and wanted to share my experiences." - Stewart Bryson
(tags: oracle otn obiee businessintelligence)
Dr. Chris Harding: The golden thread of interoperability | Open Group Blog
"There are so many things going on at every Conference by The Open Group that it is impossible to keep track of all of them, and this week’s Conference in San Diego, California, is no exception. The main themes are Cybersecurity, Enterprise Architecture, SOA and Cloud Computing." - Dr. Chris Harding
(tags: entarch soa interoperability cloud)
Marc Kelderman: OSB: Creating an Asynchronous / Fire-Forget WebService Call
Creating a fire-and-forget call via OSB is simple, according to solution architect Marc Kelderman. "The trick is to send NO response back to the caller, only an HTTP response code, 200 or any other."
(tags: oracle otn servicebus)