By Mike.Hallett-Oracle on Feb 24, 2016
This is now a very cost effective entry level for your clients to start to use Database In-Memory.
There is a new Exalytics Software Release 18.104.22.168 for Exalytics X2-4, X3-4, X4-4, and X5-4, and you can now download the documentation.
The Oracle Exalytics Release 2 includes additional certifications and new capabilities for the components that are described in the following sections:
- "Oracle Enterprise Linux 5.11 and Linux 6 Operating Systems"
- "New Base Images for Release 2, Upgrade Utility, and Hardening Script"
- "Virtual Deployments"
- "Exalytics Domain Management Utility Supports Oracle Database In-Memory"
- "Application Software Components"
There is also a new Database In-Memory for Exalytics SKU in the price list which is to be sold with the Business Intelligence suites on Exalytics.
This product includes limited use Oracle Database Enterprise Edition and limited use Database In-Memory Option. Both are limited to use with Oracle Business Intelligence software and local disk storage only - no attached storage. Additional Oracle Database Options may not be licensed with this product. Business Intelligence Suite Foundation Edition or Business Intelligence Suite Extended Edition is a licensing pre-requisite for this product. All Database In-Memory for Exalytics users must have license entitlement to either Business Intelligence Suite Foundation Edition or Business Intelligence Suite Extended Edition.
The SKU is “Oracle Database In-Memory for Exalytics” (part number L104811) – and is licensed on a Named User Plus Perpetual basis, and is published in the Engineered Systems Price List. A processor metric will be added soon.
The minimum is 20 Named User Plus licenses per Customer, so this provides a very cost effective entry level for your clients to start to use Database In-Memory.