Tuesday Nov 11, 2014

Software in Silicon, Innovations for Database

Dear Partner,

Oracle Open World 2014 still give us updates and news to share with you.

Please have a look to this video, where Juan Loaiza, Sr. VP of Technology at Oracle, gave an overview of innovative new Software in Silicon technology and its benefits to databases and applications


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.

Monday May 12, 2014

SPARC The Base: a structured approach to refreshing the SPARC installed base

Dear Partner,

the Webcast SPARC The Base: a structured approach to refreshing the SPARC installed base is now available on demand.

SPARC The Base is a structured, tool-based program that allows you to address the SPARC installed base quickly and efficiently.

In this webcast, Olivier Tordo, Giuseppe Facchetti and Gerd Plewka shown the details of the STB Program, and how it makes it easier for you to start the conversation, create a refresh proposal for your SPARC customers, and hopefully win the opportunity.

If you've been unable to join us, you might find the following resources helpful:

  • To watch the Webcast again – or share it with a colleague – click here
    •  In the same space you can find the slides: have a look!

Remember, you need to be a registered member of the community to be able to access the workspace.
If you are not a member yet, you can register here.

We look forward to welcoming you to another webcast soon.

Friday Apr 18, 2014

Oracle Servers & Storage EMEA Partner Community Forum in Prague, Thank you!

Dear Partner,

Oracle Servers & Storage EMEA Partner Community Forum (Prague, 2-3 April 2014) ended with success: with over 70 partners attending, this event become better and better, year over year.
The overall rating is 4.56 (was 4.23 last year) on a scale of 5, and according to the feedback forms  provided, 100% of you gained valuable insight from the presentations.

The presentations and photos are now available for download from the community workspace HERE.
Remember, you need to be a registered member of the community to be able to access the workspace.
If you are not a member yet, you can register here.

Reminder OPN Specialization Assessment Tests
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We look forward to seeing you next year!

Thursday Feb 06, 2014

SPARC T5-2 server shatters another world record!

Since their introduction last year, Oracle's T5 servers have topped performance metrics across enterprise workloads.
Now SPARC T5 server has just shattered another world record. These are the benchmark results: 

In that test, the SPARC T5-2 server:

  • Showed the best performance per socket for a single system in the application tier
  • Demonstrated 1.5 times higher performance compared to Oracle’s 2-socket Sun Server X4-2 systems, running Intel's E5-2600 v2 series processor (Ivy Bridge)
  • Delivered 29% better performance and 20% better price performance compared to a two-socket IBM PowerLinux POWER7+ processor-based server

Further details are available HERE