Monday Jan 14, 2013

New Exastack Optimized ISVs: TAS and Aldata

TAS Tecnologia Avanzata dei Sistemi: TAS Group’s GG TFM Achieves Oracle Exalogic Optimized Status. Read More.

Aldata Supply Chain Management Achieves Oracle Exadata Optimized Status. Read More.

Tuesday Jan 08, 2013

Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS) achives Exastack Optimized status

Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS) is an international software development and IT services business with 36 years of experience in serving distributive trades across many sectors. Distributive trades include wholesalers, distributors, merchants, and retailers.

KCS has achieved Oracle Exadata Optimized status, showing performance improvement 8x to 39x and gaining operational benefits for its Distribution-Industry Software Solution.

Read full story here

Thursday Jan 03, 2013

New Engineered Systems Brochure

This new 16-page brochure gives an overview of the Engineered Systems concept for a non-technical audience.

Engineered Systems brochure

Big Data news


Featured partner - Enkitec: Growing Behind Oracle Engineered Systems

Enkitec is an Oracle partner headquartered in Texas, US. After developing a very succesful Exadata practice in North America, they are now starting their business in Europe.

In this video you can listen to Wade Nicolas, president of Enkitec, talking to CRN TV about how Oracle's engineered systems are driving his company's services business. "It's a higher end level of service that provides greater margins because they're not commoditized," Nicolas said, adding that having hardware and software pre-integrated helps lower labor costs for the client and allows Enkitec to focus on more complex data center services.

Watch video here

New Exadata and Exalogic public references: Ingersoll Rand and Korea Electric

Korea Electric Power Enables Simultaneous, Real-Time Data Collection and Analysis with High Performance, Next-Generation Data Processing 

"Oracle Exadata enabled us to process load information from our power substations 100x faster, compress data up to 20x, and predict and analyze electricity supply in real time. As an energy provider that needs to manage rapidly increasing power demands, this ability will enable us to provide a stable and efficient power supply to the people of Korea.” – Company spokesperson, Korea Electric Power Corp. 

Read the full story here

Ingersoll Rand Achieves 40x Gains In Order Processing

Oracle customer, Ingersoll Rand, describes how Oracle Exadata and Oracle Exalogic helped consolidate and optimize critical processes running in Oracle E-Business Suite.




Wednesday Jan 02, 2013

Data Warehousing Best Practices - Webcast series

Register today to attend the Oracle webcast series on best practices with Oracle Exadata Database Machine. Levi Norman, Oracle Exadata Product Marketing hosts this ongoing series which includes topics on best practices for better data warehousing, consolidation, optimization, partitioning, and more. Don’t miss this chance to gain practical insights on how to unlock the full potential of the world’s fastest database machine. 

  • Best Practices for Migrating to Oracle Exadata
  • Best Practices for Extreme Data Warehouse Performance on Oracle Exadata
  • Best Practices for Implementing a Data Warehouse on Oracle Exadata
  • Best Practices for Workload Management of a Data Warehouse on Oracle Exadata
Register now to watch one or all of the Webcasts in the series.

IDC case study - Making Oracle Database Easier and Faster to Manage and Run: Cardinal Health's Consolidation on Oracle Exadata

IDC's published a non-commissioned case study on Cardinal Health's migration from 20 UNIX servers to two Exadata half-racks.

This IDC Buyer Case Study examines the experience of Cardinal Health in consolidating a number of operational databases on Oracle Exadata. It considers the reasons for the move, alternatives considered, and benefits realized. It also draws conclusions from the experience of Cardinal Health and includes observations and lessons learned from this project.

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New whitepaper - Data Warehousing Top Trends for 2013

What can you expect in 2013? This past year, big data, cloud platforms, and business intelligence emerged front and center in enterprise IT. As 2012 comes to a close, it’s time to look ahead to 2013 and the trends, solutions, and technologies that will be at the top of every CIO’s to-do list. You’re invited to read our latest white paper, “Data Warehousing Top Trends for 2013,” to get up to speed on what's top of mind for CIO's in the New Year. 

Get the facts on Data Warehousing top trends!


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