If you added any JAVA related PTF’s to your AS/400 recently, have you noticed that right after applying the PTFs that the AS/400 Server Manager Agent is no longer communicating with the Server Manager? With the newer versions of AS/400 JAVA, IBM disabled the use of the security protocol that the Server Manager uses: 3DES_EDE_CBC.  In […]

Welcome back, Friends of the Cube!  Those of you that have been reading our blog since the beginning may remember a post back in 2014 by my CNC counterpart (and best buddy) Chris Bullock, entitled “Subsystem Jobs in a Wait State”.  Chris had discovered a buildup of subsystem jobs in a customer’s F986113 table, and […]

Kscope 17 Kids Labs!

August 1st, 2017 by Alexis Burnett

As part of our ever-continuing initiative of #EmeraldCubeCares, we value unique and creative ways to give back and serve those in our networks and communities. This summer, we had the very fun opportunity to have our Director of Business Intelligence Jeremy Harms lead the first ever ODTUG Kscope 17 Kids Labs based on the STEM […]

Running the UBE R9698711

June 1st, 2017 by Chris Bullock

Are you experiencing system performance issues, installing multiple ESUs, heavy development or getting ready for go-live after an upgrade? Do you want to be more proactive with knowing the health of your JDE tables?  If you answered yes to any of those questions, the R9698711 UBE could be your best friend. The R9698711 identifies all […]

OMW Logging Security and Security Segregation

May 9th, 2017 by James Owens

Although not officially supported by Oracle, it is a common practice to segregate JDE functional security between production and non-production environments. This is accomplished by creating a copy of Security Workbench table and mapping it to a shared data source other than System for the non-production environments, while keeping the regular table in System data […]

Defeating the Data Breach

October 11th, 2016 by Alexis Burnett

They are defined as “incidents in which sensitive, protected, or confidential data has potentially been viewed, stolen or used by an individual unauthorized to do so”. You hear about them happening in your community, in your workplace, and across the globe on a daily basis. From Yahoo and Wells Fargo, to the accusations of election […]

Building Dreams into Reality

July 18th, 2016 by Alexis Burnett

As part of our ongoing #EmeraldCubeCares initiative, we gathered this past week to give back to our local community in Atlanta, GA. During our third year of service with the United Way of Greater Atlanta, the EmeraldCube team participated in a day of building with Atlanta Habitat for Humanity. A non-profit organization, Habitat for Humanity […]

Get Ready for Your Journey Through Innovation

April 6th, 2016 by Alexis Burnett

It’s almost here… The event of the year where members of the Oracle and JD Edwards community join together to share unique experiences, best practices, and the opportunity to network with peers and user groups. It’s time for Collaborate 16, aka the “JD Edwards Super Bowl”, in Las Vegas. The EmeraldCube team has an incredible […]

#EmeraldCubeCares – Holiday Giving

January 26th, 2016 by Alexis Burnett

With the holidays behind us, it’s a great time to reflect on 2015 and to set goals for 2016. At EmeraldCube, we continue to aim to create an atmosphere that contributes to the economic development of our employees and their families, as well as the community and society at large. In 2015, our team participated […]

A Walk Down Memory Lane – JD Edwards Conferences

December 14th, 2015 by Jean Driscoll

Joining the EmeraldCube team earlier this fall, I now have the opportunity to make my first contribution to the EmeraldCube blog. Join me, as I provide my own personal perspective and walk down memory lane of JD Edwards Conferences… I have been supporting JD Edwards software since 1991. It was World Software back then, and […]