Why Become a Solaris Sysadmin?

On the one hand Oracle is telling you that Solaris is the key component of the Oracle stack, that we've been investing heavily in it, and that it provides the best platform for managing the stack. Watch these videos:

On the other hand, we are telling your boss to buy our engineered systems because they'll not only reduce the complexity of managing the data center, but they'll need fewer sysadmins to run them.

So, which is it?

Video Interview: Why Become a Solaris Sysadmin?

I asked Larry Wake, Solaris old-timer. Tell me what you think of his answer.

Video Interview: Why Become A Solaris Sysadmin?.

A year or two ago, Justin asked Marshall Choy a similar question. Watch that video here:

Video Interview: Impact of Engineered Systems on the Sysadmin

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Comments:

The YouTube link behind
"Video Interview: Why Is Oracle Investing So Heavily in Solaris?"
is marked as private. Is this an oversight? can it be made public?

Posted by guest on April 08, 2013 at 08:37 AM MDT #

Yes, we recently had to change it to private. We'll change it back to public in a few weeks, after we address an issue with the content. I'll post a comment here when we do.

Posted by guest on April 09, 2013 at 05:21 PM MDT #

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