[caoug-announce] Central Alabama Oracle User Group - Next Meeting
- Central Alabama Oracle User Group Meeting
This weeks CAOUG meeting is actually a mini-seminar on the Internet and
Electronic Commerce. Oracle will be providing a catered lunch so YOU MUST
RSVP by Tuesday, 5/18 so we can have an accurate head count. Simply call the
Oracle office (205.403.8950) and give the receptionist you name, company,
phone number and the number of attendees.
Location: Sheraton Perimeter Park South
US 280 at I-459
Date/Time: Thursday, May 20th
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
11:00 - The Internet Changes Everything - 30 min.
The Internet is the key enabling technology for the new Networked Economy.
The Networked Economy will fundamentally change the way companies interact
with their customers, suppliers, employees and shareholders. Early adapters
of this new technology will reap substantial rewards in term of market
share, customer retention, business process automation and economies of
scale. We are already seeing examples of these rewards in the ".com company"
revolution. Is your company ready for the Networked Economy? Do you have an
Internet strategy? How do you move from simple "web brochures" to high
volume business transactions on the Internet? What should you be doing right
Jay West - Oracle Consulting Manager for AL, MS - will review how the
Networked Economy will impact your business and provide a road map for how
your company can take advantage of these exciting new opportunities.
11:30 - Oracle's Role in the new Networked Economy
Oracle is the clear leader of the Internet revolution. All 10 of the highest
traffic electronic commerce sites in the world are running on Oracles
electronic commerce platform. 70% of the rest of the worlds electronic
commerce sites and 90% of the Fortune 500 companies use Oracles electronic
commerce platform. Clearly, Oracle knows how to "take companies to the Web".
Are you aware of the explosion of new Oracle products and services that
fueling the Networked Economy? Do you know which ones are right for your
company? What will be available six months or a year from now and how will
they fit into your Internet Strategy?
Tom Eller - Director of Oracles i-solutions group for the Southeast - will
provide an overview of how Oracle fits into the Internet Revolution and
describe some specific products and services that will help your company
take advantage of the Networked Economy.
12:00 - Buffet Style Lunch provided by Oracle
12:15 - Oracle WebDB Product Demonstration
Oracle WebDB is the fastest and easiest way to Web-enable Oracle databases.
It comes with all the tools necessary to build dynamic Web applications and
content-driven Web sites. By combining an intuitive, HTML interface with a
complete set of robust, browser-based HTML tools, Oracle WebDB allows people
to develop Web database applications and still have time to concentrate on
their real jobs. WebDB is a MUST SEE! Oracle will provide a live
demonstration of the product features and functions and answer any questions
you may have.
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