Oracle CloudWorld 2022: The Biggest Announcements
Wade Tyler Millward
Oracle Alloy, a beta for Oracle Database 23c and a beta for MySQL HeatWave Lakehouse were some of the biggest announcements.
Oracle Developer Improvements
Along with Database 23c, other improvements aimed at developers include MongoDB compatibility for Oracle Database for on-premises environments.
GoldenGate 23c has improved performance, diagnostics and security, according to Oracle. It has new replication support for blockchain and immutable tables and application patching without downtime.
GoldenGate also supports more than 40 new data connections from Oracle, AWS, Microsoft Azure and other cloud environments.
Autonomous Data Warehouse gained a new Microsoft Excel add-in. A Transforms data integration tool will be available in the future, according to Oracle.
In preview is Oracle Apex 22.2 for low-code app development. A new workflow approval component is available along with out-of-the-box integrations with third-party apps and data.
Tuxedo 22c is meant to improve Tuxedo apps in Kubernetes and cloud environments. It has container images, sample Helm charts for Kubernetes distributions and stronger security, according to Oracle.
New Oracle Fusion Offerings
This week, Oracle unveiled a host of updates for its Oracle Fusion suite of enterprise applications.
Oracle added 15 baseline artificial intelligence models to Oracle Unity, a customer data platform (CDP) inside Oracle Fusion Cloud Customer Experience (CX). The new AI models can predict behaviors and offer recommendations for users in consumer packaged goods, communications, financial services, health care, utilities and other industries.
The vendor introduced Asset-Based Service for High Tech and Manufacturing for Oracle Fusion Cloud Applications Suite. The new offering aims to help improve customer satisfaction, reduce costs and grow revenue through getting the most out of the service life cycle management of assets, minimizing unplanned downtime, according to Oracle.
Oracle Recruiting Booster is a new hiring offering included in Oracle Fusion Cloud Human Capital Management. This new version of Oracle Recruiting adds hiring event promotion and support, two-way messaging for recruiters and candidates and a better way to manage interview scheduling, according to Oracle.