Monthly Archives: January 2012

Wrong “off shoring” approaches in Oracle PIM

The “cart before the horse” is the expression that comes to mind when I try to explain why people fail to save money with off shoring development resources. I don’t want to anger anyone and say that I don’t believe … Continue reading

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How many columns for UDA Groups in 12.1.2?

There are 40 character columns available for 40 character based attributes for Item User Defined Attribute groups (UDA Groups) in Oracle PIM Data Hub. There are 20 number columns available for 20 numerical attributes for Item User Defined Attribute groups (UDA Groups) in … Continue reading

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Shared vs Full HR Install in the PIM Data Hub instance

If you don’t need it, don’t use it! It is common for this question to not get asked by the apps dba when starting to create the installation configuration. If you not implementing Oracle HR in the same instance as … Continue reading

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New Poll for Oracle PIM Data Hub Implementations

Don’t make me beg…. Okay, I’m begging.  Please fill out the poll so that I can see how Oracle PIM Implementations are doing around the world.  Please add comments.  I will screen them and report back comments. All comments and … Continue reading

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2012 Fired up and ready to go

Happy New Year!! Happy 2012! This is the biggest year for Oracle PIM Data Hub. This is the biggest year for McKinley-Alexandra LLC. There is so much benefit, growth, and opportunity in PIM Data Hub that this year will be … Continue reading

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