Friday May 16, 2014

Webcast: OVCA Launch Channel Update

Join us on May 28th, for an Oracle Virtual Compute Appliance (OVCA) launch update for the channel. This session is intended to provide an update on new channel related resources and programs supporting OVCA.  We will provide a brief product overview of OVCA followed by some great OPN program content such as Channel Sales & Marketing assets, Resell Criteria, GLPs, OPN Incentive Program and Demo Equipment Program (DEP) details. 

Call Details: Date: May 28, 2014
Time:8:00am PT
Duration: 1 hour

Click HERE for OVCA webcast details and to post on your calendar. 

(You need to be an authorized OPN partner. Use your OPN member credentials to get access)

New WP: Oracle Traffic Director Deployment and Tuning on Exalogic

The following two new White Papers regarding Oracle Traffic Director (OTD) have been announced recently. They explain deployment and tuning tasks for OTD on Exalogic.

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Thursday May 15, 2014

Announcing: OpenStack Support for Oracle Linux and Oracle VM

On May 13, Oracle announced OpenStack support for Oracle Linux and Oracle VM. This support will be included as part of Premier Support for Oracle Linux and Oracle VM at no extra cost.

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Friday May 09, 2014

eSTEP TechCast - May 2014 Material available

Dear Partners,

We would like to extend our sincere thanks to those of you who attended our TechCast on
"Ops Center 12.2 - Next Generation of Graphical LDOM Management"

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Thursday May 08, 2014

New: Best practices for deploying PeopleSoft Applications on Oracle Database Appliance

The  "Solution-in-a-box: Best practices for deploying PeopleSoft Applications on Oracle Database Appliance" red paper is now published.

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New 1-pagers for Oracle Virtual Compute Appliance

New 1-pager for OVCA are available now. The two 1-pager will provide you and your customer in a condensed form with the necessary information to OVCA.

Find below the instruction where to find the OVCA 1-pager:

Customer version:


The pdf can be found under tab eSTEP Download.
Located under sub-tab: Recent Updates and Engineered Systems/Optimized Solutions

Partner version (on Oracle HW TRC):

Oracle Virtual Compute Appliance 1-pager for Partners
(you need to be registered on Oracle HW TRC to view the document)

(If you are not registered on Oracle HW TRC, click"> here ... and follow the instructions..)

Tuesday May 06, 2014

NEW Applications on Oracle Solaris 11 (March/April 2014)

The number of certified applications on Solaris 11 is growing consistently. Listed below are applications that have been certified and added to the catalog in March/April 2014.

March/April 2014:

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Monday May 05, 2014

Announcing: Appliance Manager 2.10 is now available

Appliance Manager 2.10 is now available for download from MOS.

This release includes the following:
  • Out-of-place update Grid Infrastructure from to
  • Oracle Database Patch Set Update (PSU) and
  • odachk has been replaced by orachk

Offline Configurator can be found on OTN/ODA here: Oracle Database Appliance Manager Configurator

Please take a look at the README for details of applying this patch: Patch 18284007 – ODA Patch Bundle

The documentation will be refreshed in the next day.

Wednesday Apr 30, 2014

Announcing: Oracle Solaris 11.2 Engineered for Cloud

On April 29th, Oracle is pleased to announce Oracle Solaris 11.2 - Engineered for Cloud.

Oracle Solaris 11.2 is a result of Oracle’s increased investment in systems.  With the release of Oracle Solaris 11.2 Beta, we’ve made it more than just an OS. Oracle Solaris is now a platform designed to take enterprise deployments from "zero to cloud" in minutes rather than days or weeks. It’s a complete platform for quickly and simply building secure and compliant enterprise clouds.

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Saturday Apr 26, 2014

Announcing: Oracle Solaris Cluster Product Bulletin April 2014

Hardware Qualifications

  • Oracle Solaris Cluster agent for SAP NetWeaver update

Storage Partner Update

  • EMC

Latest Support Information

  • Oracle Solaris 3.3 3/13 patch train #4

New Training

  • Oracle Solaris 3.3 3/13 Advanced Administration course


  • Configuration guides and documentation

  • Product Update Bulletin Archives

  • Contacts

Please read the Product Bulletin on Oracle HW TRC for more details.

(If you are not registered on Oracle HW TRC, click here ... and follow the instructions..)


For More Information Go To: Oracle Solaris Cluster page
Oracle Technology Network Oracle Solaris Cluster page
Oracle Solaris Cluster MOS community
Partner web Oracle Solaris Cluster page
Oracle Solaris Cluster Blog page


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