Monday Apr 28, 2014

Top Exastack ISV Headlines: Infosys

Infosys achieves Oracle SuperCluster Optimized status with Finacle, a core banking solution

Infosys Finacle Achieves New Global Benchmarks for Processing Banking Transactions; Successfully Supports Over 1.9 Billion Customer Accounts on Oracle SuperCluster

Finacle Can Process Six Times the Volume of Transactions Currently Processed by the Entire US Banking System; Achieves Oracle SuperCluster Optimized Status

Read more

Friday Apr 25, 2014

New references: Fonecta Finland migrates to Exadata with help of partner Miracle

By migrating to Exadata, Fonecta halves database maintenance costs, cuts data processing time by 30%, and reduces database servers by 66%.

Fonecta worked with Miracle Finland to configure Oracle Exadata Database Machine and migrate databases to the engineered system.

“We selected Miracle Finland because of its expertise with Oracle Exadata,” Lautanala said.

“Exadata has been a very stable and scalable platform for Fonecta’s databases. The Oracle Exadata installation and database migration from the previous three-node Oracle Real Application Clusters environment was a straightforward process. Fonecta’s databases have performed extremely well on Oracle Exadata with very little tuning,” said Tuomas Pystynen, database consultant, Miracle Finland.

Read full story here 

Wednesday Apr 23, 2014

Enkitec Extreme Exadata Expo, Dallas, Texas, US, June 2-3.

Enkitec, an Oracle Platinum Partner with great skills around Exadata, are celebrating the "Enkitec Extreme Exadata Expo (E4 2014)" in Dallas, Texas, US, on June 2-3.

The conference with a focus on the Oracle Exadata platform. E4 brings together a team of skilled Exadata and Big Data experts to present a deeply technical and educational agenda.

See Agenda and Registration details here

Enkitec E4 2014

Monday Apr 21, 2014

Oracle University Experts Summit, London 19-21 May, 2014


Industry acclaimed Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) experts are coming to the historical and exciting city of London to share their insight, best practices, as well as tips and techniques with our customers, our partners and with you. This DBA Expert Summit is useful for enhancing the technical knowledge in key selected topics and filling in any missing pieces of the Oracle puzzle. Such knowledge is far beyond the standard content of classroom training: For an Oracle DBA it is the right place to be for a practical deep dive, to discuss challenges and to interact with like-minded people.

View the details here.

Enrol by clicking here: One registration pass will give you access to all seminars.


Day 1 will be held at The Brewery:
52 Chiswell St,
London EC1Y 4SD
+44 20 7638 8811

Day 2 and Day 3 will be held at the Oracle Office:
One South Place
London EC2M 2RB

+44 20 7816 7500

Top Exastack ISV Headlines: Kerridge, Accenture

  •  Kerridge achieves Oracle Exadata Optimized status with K8, an ERP Solution for distribution, merchant and wholesale/retail sectors. The online transactional processing saw a 12x increase in the volume throughput from previous benchmarks - Read more
  • Accenture achieves Oracle Exalogic Optimized status with AFPO, a unique accelerator for customer-facing solutions. Over 125 clients cut their implementation costs by up to thirty percent - Read more

Centrica Uses Oracle Exadata to Support their CRM SAP System

Centrica, one of the largest Gas and Electricity Suppliers of the UK, selects Oracle Exadata. Centrica wanted to consolidate its customer data and a high performance system, which was not only reliable but cost effective too.

Watch the video here

The Exalogic eBook is here

Take a look at the new eBook "Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud: The Logical Choice For Your Business Applications"


Wednesday Apr 16, 2014

Forrester report: The combined benefits of Oracle Exadata and Oracle Exalogic

Did you know that the combined benefits of Oracle Exadata and Oracle Exalogic are greater than the sum of the parts?

Read this report from Forrester: "Total Economic Impact of Exalogic and Exadata" and learn why and how. 

New Exadata and Exalytics Public References: Adnoc, Avea, Caixabank, IDS, Brisa

Whitepapers - Engineereed Systems for Siebel, Peoplesoft, eBusiness Suite

Several new or updated whitepaper on Engineered Systems for Oracle Applications have been published recently:

Monday Apr 14, 2014

Top Exastack ISV Headlines: Calypso, Symphony EYC

  •  Calypso Achieves Oracle Exadata Optimized Status and demonstrates 5X performance improvement with Oracle Exadata Database Machine - Read more
  • Symphony EYC Supply Chain Management Achieves Oracle Exadata Optimized Status. Its retail supply chain optimization solution has benefited customers globally and now, by leveraging the superior performance of Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Symphony EYC will enhance the very high levels of business performance that today's retailers need to operate in an omni-channel world - Read more

Friday Apr 11, 2014

Presentations and photos from the Prague Partner Community Forum now available

The slide decks with the presentations, and a selection of photos of the recent Exadata, Exalogic and Manageability Partner Community Forum, Prague, April 1-2, are now available for download from the community workspaces.

Remember that 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 at

Wednesday Apr 09, 2014

Database Insider - April 2014 issue now available

The April issue of the Database Insider newsletter is now available. (Full newsletter here)


Automate Database Storage Management and Improve Performance with Oracle Database 12c

Register today to view the webcast and receive your free copy of the IOUG summary report, "Achieving Enterprise Data Performance—2013 Database Growth Survey."

Top Data Warehousing Trends and Opportunities for 2014

Find out how industry leaders are taking advantage of new software and hardware technologies to simplify data management and supercharge analytics performance.

Upgrade and Migrate to Oracle Database 12c—Consolidate with Oracle Multitenant

Oracle's latest-generation Oracle Database has some impressive new features. Learn how it offers great potential for migrations and consolidation, making more efficient use of hardware and delivering major improvements in management efficiency.

Managing Mission-Critical Database Changes with Oracle Real Application Testing

Learn how Oracle Real Application Testing—an Oracle Database, Enterprise Edition 12c option—and Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c work together to provide an easy-to-use solution for making changes to your mission-critical database.

Responding in Real Time

High-volume, high-speed, front-line decisions must increasingly be made in real time with big data and analytics that are actionable and operational. Hear CEO of Decision Management Solutions James Taylor discuss his latest research.

New analyst report: DCIG reports on Storage

Don't miss these new reports just released from analyst firm DCIG. Making the Right Hybrid Storage Array Buying Decision: Oracle ZS3 Series Stands Out As A Hybrid Enterprise Storage Solution, and Big Data Tape Library Buyer's Guide. Both reports are loaded with great information pertaining to Oracle's ZS3 and Tape products. 


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