yourfanat wrote: I am using another tool for Oracle developers - dbForge Studio for Oracle. This IDE has lots of usefull features, among them: oracle designer, code competion and formatter, query builder, debugger, profiler, erxport/import, reports and many others. The latest version supports Oracle 12C. More information here.
Cloud Computing
Conference & Expo
November 2-4, 2009 NYC
Register Today and SAVE !..

2008 West
Data Direct
SOA, WOA and Cloud Computing: The New Frontier for Data Services
Red Hat
The Opening of Virtualization
User Environment Management – The Third Layer of the Desktop
Cloud Computing for Business Agility
CMIS: A Multi-Vendor Proposal for a Service-Based Content Management Interoperability Standard
Freedom OSS
Practical SOA” Max Yankelevich
Architecting an Enterprise Service Router (ESR) – A Cost-Effective Way to Scale SOA Across the Enterprise
Return on Assests: Bringing Visibility to your SOA Strategy
Managing Hybrid Endpoint Environments
Game-Changing Technology for Enterprise Clouds and Applications
Click For 2008 West
Event Webcasts

2008 West
Get ‘Rich’ Quick: Rapid Prototyping for RIA with ZERO Server Code
Keynote Systems
Designing for and Managing Performance in the New Frontier of Rich Internet Applications
How Can AJAX Improve Homeland Security?
Beyond Widgets: What a RIA Platform Should Offer
REAs: Rich Enterprise Applications
Click For 2008 Event Webcasts
In many cases, the end of the year gives you time to step back and take stock of the last 12 months. This is when many of us take a hard look at what worked and what did not, complete performance reviews, and formulate plans for the coming year. For me, it is all of those things plus a time when I u...
UK: Online Sales Expected to Account for 10.6% of Total Retail Spend
Advent Calendar from Greenlight provides digital marketers with tips to make Search and Social Media campaigns successful in time for Christmas 2012

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwire) -- 11/15/12 -- Christmas shoppers are expected to spend a total of GBP 86bn this year, according to a report(i) 'UK Retail 2012 and Beyond', just published by Verdict Research in association with SAS UK.

With online sales predicted to account for 10.6% of the total retail spend, retailers need to ensure their sites are optimised and offer a good experience.

To help digital marketers and brands to do just this, leading independent digital marketing agency, Greenlight, has released a Digital Advent Calendar, containing essential tips and recommendations around Social Media, internet advertising and Search Engine Optimisation (SEO). Executed properly, they can be the key decider of which sites, brands and products rank well and crucially are visible to consumer online searches during the all-important peak in search activity.

Included is an evergreen Christmas planner for digital campaigns with a detailed tabled timeline outlining every stage of the process - from strategy, monitoring & analysis, content creation, through to website & planning. Action points are given at each step and for each month starting from July, when, according to Greenlight, digital marketers should ideally get started on their Christmas campaign plans, through to January the following year.

Don't have an SEO Nightmare

Described on Twitter as being 'catchy and pertinent', day one of Greenlight's Digital Advent Calendar, shows a lively animated SEO Nightmare jingle (Matt Cutts is coming to town), with a 'Don't Spam' tip and the consequences of doing so.

Take your business mobile (7% of online shoppers in 2011 used a tablet to do so)

The explosion of smart phones and tablet devices onto the market has meant that for businesses with an internet presence, having a mobile strategy has gone from being a 'nice to have' feature to an integral part of an online business' strategy.

In fact, Verdict and SAS UK's research shows that more than 7% of UK consumers that shopped online last year did so using a tablet, with the figure expected to rise. In addition, the report says retailers offering click and collect, m-commerce, and tablet and mobile optimised websites are set to capitalise, all of which emphasises just how essential it is for retailers to ensure they give their target mobile browsing audience the best experience.

Greenlight's Digital Advent Calendar provides three practical ways this can be achieved - through a standalone mobile site, an optimised responsive site and/or through a mobile app, depending on how you want to connect with your target audience.

Top tips for Twitter and Pinterest

The infamous Waitrose Twitter Campaign #WaitroseReasons which asked consumers to complete the sentence "I love shopping at Waitrose because..." (with some fantastic answers!) showed just how successful Twitter can be when used as a marketing tool.

From the best time of day to tweet, using Twitter to target different sectors, getting hashtags right, and identifying the key dates and times consumers will be talking about Christmas on Twitter, Greenlight's Digital Advent Calendar packs its top 10 Twitter tips into under a minute's read.

With Pinterest proving the latest flame on the social media circuit, Greenlight's ten minute webinar divulges practical and easy to implement ideas to use the platform for best advantage.

To access Greenlight's Digital Advent Calendar go to:

Notes to Editors:

(i)The report 'How Britain will shop for Christmas' by Verdict Research in conjunction with SAS UK, contains the latest forecast for retail expenditure at the start of the season, using analysts' expertise, industry knowledge and data collected over the past 28 years.

About Greenlight:

Greenlight is a leading independent digital marketing agency, providing Search and Social Media services. With over 100 blue-chip clients including Santander, New Look, Sky and ghd, Greenlight is a leader in the digital marketing space, and is recognized worldwide for its commitment to delivering record ROI for its clients and investing in the future.

Greenlight is considered the premier thought leader in the sector publishing widely read industry reports, original research and speaking at trade events. Founded in 2001, Greenlight is headquartered in London, with offices in New York.

Krishna Rao
+44 (20) 3326 6232

About Marketwired .
Copyright © 2009 Marketwired. All rights reserved. All the news releases provided by Marketwired are copyrighted. Any forms of copying other than an individual user's personal reference without express written permission is prohibited. Further distribution of these materials is strictly forbidden, including but not limited to, posting, emailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network or in a printed form.

SOA World Latest Stories
Containers have changed the mind of IT in DevOps. They enable developers to work with dev, test, stage and production environments identically. Containers provide the right abstraction for microservices and many cloud platforms have integrated them into deployment pipelines. DevOps and...
The web app is agile. The REST API is agile. The testing and planning are agile. But alas, data infrastructures certainly are not. Once an application matures, changing the shape or indexing scheme of data often forces at best a top down planning exercise and at worst includes schema c...
Achim Weiss is Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of ProfitBricks. In 1995, he broke off his studies to co-found the web hosting company "Schlund+Partner." The company "Schlund+Partner" later became the 1&1 web hosting product line. From 1995 to 2008, he was the technical director ...
Saviynt Inc. has announced the availability of the next release of Saviynt for AWS. The comprehensive security and compliance solution provides a Command-and-Control center to gain visibility into risks in AWS, enforce real-time protection of critical workloads as well as data and auto...
Docker is hot. However, as Docker container use spreads into more mature production pipelines, there can be issues about control of Docker images to ensure they are production-ready. Is a promotion-based model appropriate to control and track the flow of Docker images from development ...
DevOps has often been described in terms of CAMS: Culture, Automation, Measuring, Sharing. While we’ve seen a lot of focus on the “A” and even on the “M”, there are very few examples of why the “C" is equally important in the DevOps equation. In her session at @DevOps Summit, Lori MacV...
Subscribe to the World's Most Powerful Newsletters
Subscribe to Our Rss Feeds & Get Your SYS-CON News Live!
Click to Add our RSS Feeds to the Service of Your Choice:
Google Reader or Homepage Add to My Yahoo! Subscribe with Bloglines Subscribe in NewsGator Online
myFeedster Add to My AOL Subscribe in Rojo Add 'Hugg' to Newsburst from CNET Kinja Digest View Additional SYS-CON Feeds
Publish Your Article! Please send it to editorial(at)!

Advertise on this site! Contact advertising(at)! 201 802-3021

SYS-CON Featured Whitepapers