Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications on Exadata Deliver Extreme Performance
By Javier Puerta on Mar 25, 2011
Oracle has recently announced new benchmarking results demonstrating the extreme performance achievable when running Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA) on Exadata. The implications of these results are profound for institutions operating in today's environment and provide critical competitive advantages for positioning OFSAA and Exadata.
Partners working at the business level in the Financial Services market have a great story to tell customers!
See press releases and benchmark results at the following links:
Oracle Financial Services Profitability Management running on the Oracle Exadata Database Machine computed profitability for 172 allocation rules across 250 million accounts and more than 1 billion transactions in only 4 hours and 45 minutes, compared to up to 48 hours, the typical industry time.
Oracle Reveleus Basel II running on the Exadata Database Machine, computed risk-weighted asset calculations on 65 million exposures within just one hour and 29 minutes. This reflects the exposures typically observed in world's largest diversified financial institutions.
Oracle Reveleus Liquidity Risk Management running on Oracle Exadata Database Machine calculated business-as-usual liquidity gaps for 370 million cash flows across 65 million accounts in just 69 minutes. After applying modified behavior assumptions to simulate adverse market conditions, stressed liquidity gaps were calculated in just 10 minutes.
Exadata Benchmark Data Sheets
Data sheets have been written up for each of the benchmarks, providing additional detail behind the testing scenarios, including test parameters, process, and hardware/software configuration: