Wednesday Jan 13, 2010

Installing Alfresco With MySQL on Sun Unified Storage Systems

This BigAdmin implementation guide shows how to set up the Sun Storage 7110 Unified Storage System as a data store for a MySQL database used by the Alfresco content management system, with either NFS or iSCSI protocols.

Tuesday Jan 05, 2010

Using IBM DB2 Database With Sun Storage F5100 Flash Array

A Sun BluePrints article shows how to use the Sun Storage F5100 Flash Array with IBM DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Microsoft Windows to accelerate on-line transaction processing (OLTP) and improve data warehouse performance. (Registration required.)

Wednesday Dec 16, 2009

MySQL University: Upcoming Events

Find out about upcoming events at MySQL University. This educational online program for engineers and developers is free and open to anyone.

Tuesday Dec 15, 2009

Deploy Oracle 10g or 11gR1 ASM Using iSCSI on Sun Unified Storage Systems

Here is a quick start guide for configuring the volumes in a Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage System (2009.Q3) to be exported as iSCSI targets, then configuring those iSCSI LUNs at the database server for use with Oracle Automatic Storage Management (ASM).

Friday Dec 11, 2009

Using Oracle RAC With Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage Systems

This quick start guide shows how to configure Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage Systems (release 2009.Q3) to deploy Oracle Real Application Clusters 10g or 11g infrastructure.

Wednesday Dec 02, 2009

Using Oracle Databases With NFS on Sun Unified Storage Systems

A quick start guide on BigAdmin shows how to deploy Oracle Database using the NFS protocol with Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage Systems (release 2009.Q3).

Wednesday Nov 11, 2009

Oracle Database 10G with RAC and Reliable Datagram Sockets

A Sun BluePrints article discusses running Oracle Database 10g with Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC), using Reliable Datagram Sockets (RDS) on the Solaris 10 OS. (Registration required to download PDF.)

Thursday Oct 22, 2009

Sun BluePrints Article: Sun Systems for Enterprise 2.0 With Oracle

This Sun BluePrints paper describes an integrated platform of highly scalable servers, next-generation storage, and networking technologies with software and services from Sun and Oracle, for deploying Enterprise 2.0 infrastructure.

Monday Oct 19, 2009

Sun BluePrints Article on Accelerating Databases With Sun Storage Arrays

This article by Jeffrey Wright, "Accelerating Databases with the Sun Storage F5100 Flash Array," shows how storing database indexes on flash storage can improve performance. (Registration required.)

Monday Oct 12, 2009

New Products in Sun's FlashFire Portfolio for Database and Storage Performance

Two new products are out in Sun's FlashFire portfolio: Sun Storage F5100 Flash Array (solid-state flash array for accelerating database applications) and Sun Flash Accelerator F20 PCIe Card (combination of up to 96GB Flash memory with a SAS disk controller to optimize storage performance of Sun servers). A white paper shows how the flash array can accelerate databases (registration required).

Friday Oct 09, 2009

Technical Overview of the Sun Oracle Exadata Storage Server and Database Machine

This white paper by Oracle introduces the Sun Oracle Exadata Storage Server and Sun Oracle Database Machine. The paper examines the Exadata architecture and includes information on the database server software, Exadata storage virtualization, and other topics. (The PDF download is under White Papers in the right nav of the Oracle Exadata page.)

Tuesday Aug 25, 2009

Provisioning MySQL Enterprise Server Using Sun Ops Center

A new case study shows how to use Sun xVM Ops Center v2.0 to provision a user application to the target servers in a data center. A Sun engineer gives an example of provisioning MySQL Enterprise Server to managed servers and configuring the database replication environment.

Thursday Aug 06, 2009

Running SAP ERP 6.0 on the Sun Storage 7210 Unified Storage System

This article by Sun engineer Ulrich Conrad gives an example of running SAP ERP 6.0 on the Solaris 10 OS for x64 platforms. The scenario uses Oracle as the database platform and volumes on a Sun Storage 7210 Unified Storage System that are mounted via NFS.

Friday Jul 24, 2009

Backup and Recovery With Snapshots in Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage System

This document shows how to perform backup and recovery operations for Oracle databases using the snapshot, clone, and rollback features on the Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage System.

Thursday Jul 23, 2009

MySQL Librarian: Cherry-Picking the Best Community Content

Giuseppe Maxia has announced a new resource for developers who use MySQL: MySQL Librarian. The MySQL Librarian collects and cherry-picks the best community-generated MySQL content on the Web. Take a look.


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