So what exaclty is Cloud Application Foundation?
By Ruma Sanyal-Oracle on Oct 06, 2011
Oracle’s Cloud Application Foundation delivers the most complete platform with the highest performance and scale. Based on high performance engineered systems, it provides extreme enterprise scale, elasticity, and state-of-the-art management including support for multi-tenancy. It is based on standards based technologies for efficiency and ease of integration and provides efficient developer tools.
To make Cloud Application Foundation possible, Oracle brings together key industry-leading technologies: Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, the world’s best foundation for cloud, Oracle WebLogic Server for Java EE, Tuxedo for C/C++/COBOL, Coherence in-memory data grid, JRockit and Hotspot Java SE solutions, Enterprise Manager, and Oracle Virtual Assembly Builder.
Oracle’s Cloud Application Foundation delivers:
· High Performance Cloud Runtime — Running on top of Exalogic Elastic Cloud, WebLogic Server and Tuxedo are the highest performing application servers with Coherence providing further elasticity, performance and reliability.
· Enterprise Scale and Cloud Elasticity — With WebLogic Server and Coherence providing predictable workload management with elastic scalability, Oracle’s Cloud Application Foundation provides high availability, elasticity, and disaster recovery for mission critical clouds
Complete Cloud Management — With Enterprise Manager for a complete management and administrative solution is provided for cloud management.
· Modern Standards based Cloud Development – With support for Java EE, JDeveloper, Eclipse, Netbeans, Maven, C/C++, and Scripting Languages, developer efficiency is tremendously improved.