Thursday Oct 30, 2014

Oracle SuperCluster and Specialized Bicycles

Dear Partner,

Please watch this video to see how Oracle SuperCluster helped Specialized Bicycles reduce its month end report production from 20 hours to 20 minutes and increase performance 17 times.

Click HERE or on the image below to start the video.

If you want to know more about Oracle SuperCluster and its extreme performances for databases, consolidation and cloud, please go HERE.

Wednesday Oct 29, 2014

SPARC and Solaris Leadership in Security

Dear Partner,
don't you want a focus on Security?

 

We have always good news: Oracle’s SPARC systems and Oracle Solaris OS are co-engineered to provide efficient secure technology. SPARC security uses hardware accelerators to deliver leading performance.

Please read the full blog post entry posted HERE in order to know how Oracle is providing encryption and policy-based key management that ensure data protection for cloud and virtual environments.

 

Monday Oct 20, 2014

You Got to SPARC it Up!

Dear Partner,

during the last Oracle Open World lots has been told, lots of content has been released.

But what about the last SPARC M7 microprocessor?

Please read the last entry on the Oracle Hardware Blog.
Click HERE and read the full blog post.

Thursday Oct 09, 2014

Oracle Launches the Oracle FS1 Series Flash Storage System

Dear Partner, 

 following Oracle Open Word announcements, we are proud to spread the news that Oracle has launched the Oracle FS1 Series Flash Storage System, innovating with new QoS Plus software and provisioning one-click application storage.

Please have a look and read the entire article HERE, you can read how the new Oracle FS1 Series flash storage system scales to petabytes of all-flash capacity while delivering a multitude of innovations designed to take flash technology to new extremes.

Tuesday Oct 07, 2014

Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux

Dear Partner,

In this blog entry by Ronen Kofman, you can find that Oracle has announced "the general availability of Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux 1.0. With this announcement we are now providing production OpenStack support to Oracle Linux and Oracle VM customers. The support for OpenStack is available as part of the Oracle Linux and Oracle VM Premier Support at no additional cost..."

The Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux distribution is generally available, allowing customers to use OpenStack software with Oracle Linux and Oracle VM.

Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux is OpenStack software that installs on top of Oracle Linux. To help ensure flexibility and openness, it can support any guest operating system (OS) that is supported with Oracle VM, including Oracle Linux, Oracle Solaris, Microsoft Windows, and other Linux distributions.

This release allows customers to build a highly scalable, multitenant environment and integrate with the rich ecosystem of plug-ins and extensions available for OpenStack.

Do you want to know more?
You can view the full blog entry HERE
and the official press release HERE

Thursday Oct 02, 2014

Oracle 'In Touch' Webcast: Oracle OpenWorld and more!



Dear Partner,

Have you registered for the next Oracle ‘In Touch’ PartnerCast, “EMEA Partners Exclusive Insight into Oracle OpenWorld”?

The next edition is broadcasting Tuesday 14th October 2014 from 10:30am UK/ 11:30 CET.

David Callaghan and his regional reporters will be updating you on FY15 so far: we’ll have all the news from Oracle OpenWorld, as well as a host of special guests sharing their knowledge and expert opinions.

You can register here. Don't miss it!
Follow the conversation on Twitter searching for #OracleInTouch hashtag. 

Tuesday Sep 30, 2014

SPARC M7 and Software-in-Silicon: In-Memory Query Acceleration of Oracle Database

Dear Partner,

in this blog entry by Arun Singh, Product Manager for SPARC Server, you could read a very interesting article about how Oracle’s SPARC M7 microprocessor can accelerate In-Memory Query of Oracle Database, using Software in Silicon Technology.
You could read about how [...] Oracle software engineers have incorporated various features into the Oracle Database to effectively leverage the hardware resources such as cores, IO channels, and memory of the underlying server. [...] Following a tremendous pace of technology innovation on SPARC microprocessors, Oracle has unveiled details on the Software in Silicon technologies that fuel its future SPARC M7 processor. The Software in Silicon technologies are a culmination of Oracle’s vision of engineering and optimizing hardware and software together. One of these technologies, In-Memory Query Acceleration, was designed to work with the Oracle Database In-memory. [...]

Do you want to know more?
You can view the full blog entry HERE

Tuesday Sep 09, 2014

Oracle's VCA and Virtualization at Oracle OpenWorld!


If you are going to Oracle OpenWorld, you don't want to miss these sessions dedicated to Virtualization and VCA (Oracle’s Virtual Compute Appliance)!

Monday, September 29th

  with Wim Coekaerts

Wednesday, October 1st


Thursday, October 2nd


VCA Live Demo
Sunday 9/29 to Thursday 10/2
in the Engineered Systems showcase, right outside the Keynotes area and bottom
of the Moscone escalators.
Come by to meet, and learn from, our Product Management and Development team.

For the most up-to-date schedule, please view this 'Focus On' link:
https://oracleus.activeevents.com/2014/connect/focusOnDoc.do?focusID=18764

See you there!

Tuesday Aug 12, 2014

Save the Date for the Storage Forum at Oracle OpenWorld