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MCX attends HEUG 2015 again
Nov 11, 2015 On Tuesday 17 and Wednesday 18 November 2015 the annual conference for the Higher Education User Group (HEUG) will take place in Rotterdam.

During this conference HEUG members from Europe, Middle East and Africa will share their knowledge, experience and ideas on innovative solutions for Oracle applications and technologies. Again this year many interesting presentations will be held. As a technical administration specialist, MCX will of course attend this event. We look…
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Extended Support Fee for Oracle 11.2.0.4 waived until May 31, 2017
Oct 29, 2015 Oracle has announced that the Extended Support for Oracle Database 11.2.0.4 will be waived until May 31, 2017. So during this period you will receive Extended Support as described in the Oracle Technical Support Levels.

Bug fixing support on lower versions, 11.2.0.3 included, has ended per August 2015. Hence MCX is following Oracle's advice to upgrade to the latest 12c patchset, currently 12.1.0.2.

This upgrade can be combined with the application of the latest…
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Technical upgrade for DCMR Milieudienst Rijnmond
Sep 30, 2015 In the summer of 2015 DCMR, the environmental protection agency of local and regional authorities in the Rijnmond region, sent out an invitation to tender for support with the Oracle E-Business Suite upgrade from version 11i to Release 12. The project was awarded to MCX and will be implemented this autumn.
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Upgrade and extension of services for Lekkerkerker
Sep 16, 2015 For some years now MCX has provided remote management support of the Oracle E-Business Suite to Lekkerkerker who took the opportunity of the upgrade to Release 12 to reflect on its future. Lekkerkerker decided that it no longer wants to be responsible for housing and infrastructure and asked MCX to provide for this by means of a Private Cloud solution. During the upgrade they also migrated from Windows to Linux and to the MCX data…
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