The Call for Papers deadline for COLLABORATE 14 has been extended to Monday, October 7th!
The COLLABORATE 14 — OAUG Forum Call for Presentations is Open
Oracle’s president, Mark Hurd, addresses Oracle’s strategy, plans for innovation, and the company’s relationship with its customers
An exceptional speech by Aron Ralston, whose story was featured in the movie “127 Hours”
The Call for Papers for COLLABORATE 2013 ends this Friday!
The COLLABORATE 13 Call for Presentations will be open until October 12, 2012
I arrived in Las Vegas yesterday for COLLABORATE 12, the annual conference of the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG).
The final deadline for the COLLABORATE 2012 conference Call for Papers is TODAY – Monday, October 17.
The deadline for the Call for Papers for the 2012 COLLABORATE conference is Friday, October 14.
The Call for Papers for the 2012 COLLABORATE conference is open.
Manoj Tahiliani of Oracle presented at OAUG COLLABORATE 11
David Butler’s presentation at the OAUG COLLABORATE 11 conference
Please register for COLLABORATE 11 if you haven’t already. This conference is always one of the best each year that I attend, and in addition to seeing so many people that it feels like a class reunion, I always manage to learn so much that I feel like I attended a five-day long graduate school.
Inspired by Crysta Anderson from Initiate, who put together IBM’s Mastering Data Management blog Top 10 Posts of 2010, I decided to put together a similar “Top Ten Posts of 2010” for the Hub Designs Blog. In our holiday greetings article, Thank You To Our Readers, we covered some of the top articles from the […]
The topic of “best practices in MDM and data governance” is one that I’ve been writing and speaking about for several years. I wrote an earlier article on this in October 2007, and it’s proven to be one of the most popular articles on this blog, with more than 4,500 views to date. I’ve spoken […]
I’ve been involved in the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) since 1995, and have been a member of the OAUG Education Committee for several years now. The Education Committee is starting to plan next April’s COLLABORATE 11 Conference, and I’m managing the “Master Data Management” track. Together with the Special Interest Group (SIG) coordinators for the Customer […]
At the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) COLLABORATE 2010 conference this week, I attended a session by Pascal Laik, Oracle’s VP of Master Data Management Strategy. He started out by talking about several Oracle MDM customers, their success stories and their return on investment, across drivers like growth, efficiency, improved IT agility, and compliance. Pascal […]
As we’re about to enter 2010, it’s a good time to reflect on what happened in 2009 and what it all means. “It was the best of times; it was the worst of times…” So Dickens begins “A Tale of Two Cities”, but it’s also a good description of the past year. The first half […]
The Oracle Applications Users Group conference, COLLABORATE 10, is being held April 18-22, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. But the Master Data Management (MDM) track of COLLABORATE 10 needs YOUR help! This is your final invitation to share your MDM and Data Governance success story, knowledge and expertise by presenting at the conference. The MDM […]
As I’ve written in the past, Hub Designs is a corporate member of the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG), and your trusty author, Dan Power, is the OAUG Education Committee’s track manager for Master Data Management. Believe it or not, we’ve already started planning the May 2010 conference. So we’re looking for good papers on […]
digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! The Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) COLLABORATE 09 conference has wrapped up, and this year was a good one. Attendance was down overall, from about 7,500 people last year to roughly 4,500 this year (caution, these are unofficial “word of mouth” numbers). But given the gloomy economic […]
digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! I’m heading to Orlando, FL this Sunday to attend and speak at the annual Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) conference. I’m a volunteer member of the OAUG Education Committee, managing the Master Data Management track. As such, I get to work closely with the Special Interest […]
digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! The Oracle Business Intelligence Special Interest Group, which is part of the Oracle Applications User Group, is hosting Desktop Conference 2008, its annual online conference, in mid-November. Here’s a brief description: “Join the Oracle Business Intelligence community in the only global, online business intelligence conference that addresses […]
digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! Hub Solution Designs is a member of the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG), and I’m the OAUG Education Committee’s track manager for Master Data Management. We’ve started planning next May’s conference, and we’re looking for strong papers on Oracle Customer Hub, Oracle Product Hub, and Hyperion […]
digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! It’s that time of year again! As a member of the Education Committee for the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG), I’m helping to plan next May’s COLLABORATE 09 Conference. As you might expect, I’m managing the “Master Data Management” track. Here’s the announcement for the Call for […]
digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! TechTarget recently had an article that quoted heavily from my presentation at the recent Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) conference, COLLABORATE 08. The article discusses the Master Data Management program at Tektronix, Inc. and segues into an overview of MDM based on my presentation at the […]
digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! Hub Solution Designs, Inc. was incorporated in September 2007. At this point in our history, I thought I’d spend a few minutes reflecting on what we’ve done so far and where we’re headed. Clients: we’ve been lucky to get off to a strong start here and […]
digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! There’s a lot going on in the Hub Solution Designs and MDM world since we ticked over to a new year on the calendar: We’ve got an article coming out in the March issue of DM Review We’ve helped finalize the agenda for the MDM track […]
digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! The deadline for submitting a paper to the Collaborate 2008 conference of the Oracle Applications User Group (OAUG) is 11:59 pm Eastern time TODAY! Gaurav Arora and myself have both submitted our own papers. Andrew Kapochunas from D&B submitted one that he and I will do […]
digg this | del.icio.us | Reddit | Stumble It! Tonight, Hub Solution Designs joined the Oracle Applications User Group (OAUG). I’ve been an OAUG member at previous companies since 1995, and have always found it a great organization. The idea of having a strong, independent Oracle Applications users group makes a lot of sense. Oracle’s […]