By Javier Puerta on Jan 25, 2013
The January issue of the Database Insider newsletter is now available. (Full newsletter here)
To help customers capitalize on big data, Oracle has launched a series of new enhancements and updates to Oracle Big Data Appliance and Oracle Big Data Connectors, including tighter integration with the Oracle ecosystem and simplified management of Hadoop systems.
A series of new videos stars the calmest IT guy in the world. Why so calm? Because he has deployed Oracle Database high-availability solutions to minimize the effect of downtime on mission-critical systems while also eliminating idle redundancy in his IT environment.
In December, Oracle announced Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall, the industry's first and only product that protects both Oracle and non-Oracle databases by bringing together network traffic monitoring and audit data analysis into a single software appliance–based platform.