24Bootstrapping Blueprint for ADF Standalone Applications
by Juan Correa 3/24/15
Once we identify a pattern and are certain it's going to happen again, our code reuse mentality breaks loose. It's only a matter of time until we end up with a shiny new tool in our code toolbox. This is especially true when we know that plugging in an existing piece of code can save us significant time and effort the next time around.
19Use SVG to Capture Signatures on Mobile Devices with Oracle MAF
by Jeremy Hull 3/19/15
You can capture signatures in a web view using canvas, as has been demonstrated already, but did you know that you can do the same thing with Scalable Vector Graphics? You may be wondering what the point would be, other than novelty. I will not get into the debate between canvas and SVG in-general, but for this particular application, there are a few advantages to be had by going with SVG. Keep reading to find out why and how to add an SVG signature component to your MAF applications.
18AVIO at the Collaborate 2015 Conference: Solutions for the Finance Department
by Kris Nelson 3/18/15
The Collaborate 2015 conference is almost here and the AVIO team will be there again this year. This is my first Collaborate conference, so I am excited to experience the event as both a speaker and attendee.
18BPM and SOA: The Perfect Pairing
by Brandon Dean 3/18/15
Business process management (BPM) helps your company be more effective, efficient, and agile in the highly-competitive, rapidly-evolving business world. Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) helps make IT infrastructures more flexible and versatile while lowering software costs and speeding development with flexible, reusable components. Knowing that, why wouldn’t you combine BPM and SOA for the best technology solution? The first major benefits you’ll typically see when you pair BPM and SOA are improved enterprise process efficiency and overall IT performance. On a very basic level, BPM takes existing processes and streamlines them, integrating often disparate human-, document- and system-based processes into a seamless data flow for easier access and utilization.
12Leveraging Agile and Scrum on SOA and BPM projects
by Kris Nelson 2/12/15
Within our implementation framework at AVIO, we use an Agile methodology called Scrum. We have found this to be a great fit for Oracle Fusion Middleware projects in the SOA, BPM and WebCenter space — especially when projects seek to improve or bring innovative new approaches to an organization. If you are new to Agile and Scrum, check out this great video which covers some of the key concepts: