There was no Facebook Top 10 last Friday because I was on vacation. So this list covers the two-week period from July 1-14, 2016.

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  1. ADF Application Exposed as REST Web Service and Consumed in MAF Application | Namit Kakkar
        Namit Kakkar examines how Oracle Mobile Application Framework interacts with a database through JSON REST services based on Application Development Framework-Business Components, then shows how to create an ADF application that interacts with a database and exposes itself as a REST web service.
  2. Podcast: The User Group Experience
        Why get involved in an Oracle User Group? What's the value to your career? These and other questions are addressed in this panel discussion featuring four people who evolved from noobies to leaders in their respective user groups. Listen and learn!
  3. Podcast: Design Principles for Process-Driven Architecture
        An epic 5-part conversation with Oracle ACE Directors Matjaz Juric, Torsten Winterberg, and Danilo Schmiedel, and Oracle ACE Sven Bernhardt, four of the seven authors of Design Principles for Process-driven Architectures Using Oracle BPM and SOA Suite 12c, available now from Packt Publishing.
  4. Video: OBIEE Excel SmartView VBA | Steve Yeung
        This short tech tip video by Steve Yeung, Project and Business Development Manager with Elufa Systems Limited in Hong Kong, is a companion to Taking Your OBIEE to the Next Level with SmartView VBA, his in-depth technical article available from the Oracle Technology Network.
  5. Twitter Tuesday: Most Re-Tweeted Stuff, June 28 - July 11
        It's time once again to review the most re-tweeted @OTNArchBeat stuff, this time covering Jun 28 - Jul 11. Topics include: SOA Suite, WebLogic 12c, OBI server caching, and more. Check out the Top 10!
  6. Oracle JDeveloper 12c ( New Features
        The recently released Oracle JDeveloper and Oracle ADF 12c ( include several new features. Get the 411 here.
  7. Video: Using Oracle Alta UI to Redesign Your User Interface | Shay Shmeltzer
        What are you doing to modernize your applications? Shay Shmeltzer, director of product management for Oracle's mobile and development tools, shares a quick tip on using Alta UI, Oracle's modern mobile and browser application design system.
  8. Webcast: The Simple Guide to Reducing IT Backlog Through Power Users | Shay Shmeltzer
        Shay Shmeltzer, Director of Product Management for Oracle's Mobile and Development Tools, shows you how tech-savvy users can simply extend Oracle SaaS Apps, such as Oracle Sales Cloud and Oracle HCM with an enterprise-grade platform to develop and deploy business extensions for application services in this July 20 webcast.
  9. Building Oracle ATG Commerce with Maven | Michael Shanley
        Solution Architect Micheal Shanley shows you how to use Maven to build code and create modules for Oracle ATG Commerce.
  10. Webcast: Application Development and Deployment in the Cloud | Mark Driver
        Join Gartner analyst Mark Driver shares insight on the impact of lightweight and scripting applications traditional IT process, how cloud computing has changed app development, and how mobile development has changed expectations of developers and the apps they build. On-demand webcast.