Wednesday Jul 30, 2014

Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-2 Sets World Record on SPC-2/E Benchmark

Dear Partner,

Recently Oracle published a new SPC-2/E world record benchmark for the ZS3-2 storage platform demonstrating, once again, that the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-2 offers customers excellent price/performance for high-throughput workloads such as data warehouse, business analytics and video on-demand applications.
The ZFS Storage ZS3-2 beats IBM DS8870 by 10x(2) and HP P9500 by 7x(3) on price/performance.

For further information, please refer to the press release regarding this benchmark:

Tuesday Mar 04, 2014

Simplify the migration from AIX to Solaris

SOURCE: Update your Database Now! Blog

A brand new white paper is available for anybody is contemplating a database and/or application migration from AIX to Solaris. Simplify the Migration of Oracle Database and Oracle Applications from AIX to Oracle Solaris gives a good description of the steps involved in planning and executing a migration project, along with the benefits you can expect to achieve and a solid example of migration using Oracle Data Pump, complete with scripted steps.

Feel free to download it and read it!