Thursday, September 01, 2005

Know More About Oracle BI

There may be 50 ways to leave your lover, and there are almost as many ways of getting information about Oracle Business Intelligence.

Here are just some of the ways:
  • Oracle.com - Information on solutions, products, and business oriented information.
  • OTN - Oracle Technology Network. Provides access to tech notes, demos, white papers, and lots more.
  • Oracle Support on Metalink - provides access to support tech notes, technical white papers, certification information, patches downloads, and lots more.
  • OTN Forums - discussion forums for Oracle products and technologies.
  • Printed documentation - can be purchased from the Oracle Store.
  • Online doc: PDF as well as HTML versions. Browse online or download zip files.
  • Oracle Partner Network - From a community of more than 14,000 partners worldwide
  • Oracle Broadband (formerly known as the e-business Network, or EBN) - videos and more.
  • Oracle Internet Seminars - online seminars.
  • Oracle By Example - hands-on, step-by-step instructions.
  • Sample Code - code you can use.
  • Oracle training - from Oracle University. Offers Instructor Led Trainings, Live Webcasts, Self-study CD-ROMs, self-paced online, and private events.
  • Oracle Magazine - Discusses new Oracle products and technologies. You can get a free subscription to it.
  • Profit Magazine - This is more focussed on what it calls the 'business of technology', highlighting customer uses of Oracle products and technology. They recently had a special issue titled "Banking on Business Intelligence" that focussed on Financial Services.
  • The blog - what you are just reading. You should also check out Mark Rittman's blog.
  • And a few more that I may have missed out...