NOT quite sure why it exists, but I just found a forum for ex-Oracle employees. Probably useful for networking with people who left to earn a decent wage contracting.It was listed in the LinkedIn groups section.Have a look at http://www.ex-oracle.org/html/index.php adrian.ward@addidici.com www.addidici.com

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Nicholas De Brabanter has a good article on this. http://www.be-ice.eu/2007/10/04/how-enabling-and-configuring-the-obiee-proxy-act-as-functionality adrian.ward@addidici.com www.addidici.com

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I found this link the other day. It lists the average rate for OBI consultants in the USA. http://www.hotgigs.com/rates/skill/Oracle-Business-Intelligence-hourly-consultant-bill-rates/ At 137 dollars for an average consultant and on a straight conversion these look slightly lower than the UK, but the cost of living over there is lower. adrian.ward@addidici.com www.addidici.com

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Foreign Travel

So lets recap…. Ireland – Two OBI/Analytics requiredAmsterdam – One senior OBIEEMidlands – One OBIEE expertFrance – 2 month contract for Siebel AnalyticsLondon – Training x 2 then along comes Australia !!!! Anyone fancy going to Sydney for the winter? Where’s my suitcase. Seriously, there is more work than I can handle, but rates are […]

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Speechless… “Organisers of the event say that the Arrows military background might be “offensive” to other countries taking part in the Games. The display team have performed at more than 4000 events worldwide, but the Department of Culture, Media and Sport have deemed the display team “too militaristically British”. Red Arrows pilots were said to […]

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