Every year a division of Credit Suisse creates a list of the Worlds Strongest 500 companies. This year Oracle rose from 357th place in 2012 to 86th. This result will be particularly pleasing for Larry Ellison given the fall of Microsoft (down 6 places to 216th), IBM (down 39 places to 66th), Google (down 61 to 147th) and HP (plummeting to 394th place from 19th last year).
Following on from his post last week showing how to convert VirtualBox instances to VMWare, Nicolas Gasparotto shows how he’s automated the process to make the adoption of the once-every-8-weeks instances even slicker. He’s also documented here fixes for some of the issues that he’s encountered.
Anoop Savio from the My Tech Speak blog has posted his presentation on Secure Enterprise Search. Many of the slides are quite visual so it would have been interesting to read/hear the commentary that went alongside them, but as a guide to the architecture and config necessary this is a decent slide pack.
We’d heard so many mention Row Henson as a mentor/inspiration, but had never heard her speak until this video. She gives a great potted history of HR – the move from Personnel to HCM, and how technology has been a major driver in this change.
A great promotional video on the improvements in PeopleSoft 9.2, concluding with some impressive statistics on PeopleSoft usage. It’s light on screenshots and details but you can get these elsewhere. The video does have a loud/pumping soundtrack so headphones are recommended in the office!
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