Month: January 2017

  • The Illusion of Retirement

    The Illusion of Retirement

    The problem is not the work! A Retirement Myth? In a previous article, “Making the best of your 9-5“, I mentioned my dad.  Along with hundreds of other employees of a national monopoly, he was forced into retirement in his 50s. But he still had a lot to live for and so continued in active…

  • Oracle BPEL Subprocess

    Oracle BPEL Subprocess

    There are quite a few new features in Oracle BPEL 12c and here is one that I really like; the BPEL subprocess – a task/algorithm that is an association (not composition) of an activity/process. The concept has been around for decades and it has featured in process diagrams and BPMN notation for quite a while,…