SUN2Oracle upgrades and migrations
By Darin_Pendergraft_Oracle on Oct 14, 2013
There are many resources for SUN customers who are interested in upgrading or migrating to Oracle IDM. And since this is a common request from customers, I wanted to list a few of them here for easy access.
Here are two customer stories that represent both types of upgrade: an incremental upgrade, and a full re-platform
SuperValu represents an incremental upgrade (we call this a co-existance strategy, where both SUN and Oracle IDM are used together). In this customer case study, a decision was made to incrementally upgrade individual components since the organization had a lot of staff resources that were good with the SUN products.
Customer success story: webcast replay link
In the case of Avea, the decision was made to re-architect a whole new IDM platform foundation due to performance requirements, and new features available in the Oracle products.
Customer Success Story: webcast replay link
SUN DSEE customers that are looking to move to the next generation, highly scalable Oracle Unified Directory can take a look at this webcast replay, where UCLA, and partner Hub City Media moved from a DSEE directory implementation directly to OUD:
A common problem that customer's have is explaining to their management all of the benefits of upgrading and then building a business case to get the project funded. In this video, Mike Neuenschwander explains how to build a business case for a SUN2Oracle IDM upgrade.
Finally, in this video, Mike gives advice for how to build a project roadmap to migrate from SUN to Oracle IDM: