Friday Oct 23, 2015

Announcing Oracle Platinum Services for ZFS Storage Appliance Racked System

ZFS Storage Appliance Racked System is a single integrated solution for Oracle Engineered Systems backup storage. It is fully assembled, tested, integrated and racked in an Oracle factory providing enhanced quality, compatibility and serviceability while reducing customer production deployment times.

Effective October 22, 2015, when customers choose the power of the ZFS Storage Appliance Racked System as a backup storage for their Exadata, Exalogic, or SuperCluster in a certified configuration, Oracle Platinum Services are now available. The Certified Platinum Configuration matrix and Remote Patching Deployment Scope have been revised to include the ZFS Storage Appliance Racked System ZS4-4.

Review the updated list of qualifying Certified Platinum Configurations, updated Remote Patching Deployment Scope, and the innovative solution and power of the ZFS Storage Appliance Racked System and make sure your customers are familiar with the industry-leading Oracle Platinum Services and how it allows customers to achieve maximum performance while lowering total cost of ownership.

Additional Information:

For more information, visit the Oracle Platinum Services web pages where you will find information such as customer collateral, FAQ’s, certified configurations, technical support policies, customer references, links to related services and more..

Monday Apr 27, 2015

ZFS Storage Appliance Benchmark Assets

  • Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance: Extreme Enterprise Efficiency and Performance at an Incredibly Low Price - Read more
  • Realizing the Superior Value of Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance with particular focus on performance - Read more
  • ESG Lab Brief: Oracle ZFS Storage ZS4-4 - Read more

Thursday Jan 08, 2015

New Exadata, Exalytics, ZFS Public References


Avago Technologies (Singapore) - Exalytics, OBIEE, BI Mobile, BI Apps
Published: December 11, 2014

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care (US) - Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle E-Business Suite, Oracle Financials, Oracle Health Insurance Claims Adjudication
Published: December 04, 2014

Nara Institute of Science and Technology (Japan) - Big Data Appliance, ZFS Storage Appliance, Sun Servers
Published: December 03, 2014

HDFC Bank (India) -  Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle E-Business Suite
Published: December 03, 2014

All customer reference collateral can be found on Search by content type, product, industry, region, and even keywords.

Thursday Sep 12, 2013

New Oracle ZS3 Storage Accelerates High-throughput Business Analytics and Database Queries

Oracle has just announced its latest ZFS Storage Appliances, the ZS3 Series. ZS3 is twice faster, 3 times more scalable than current ZFS  products and it outperforms  all the competitors in the SPC benchmarks. This new concept of storage called "Application Engineered Storage" means that the Oracle Database has the lead on the storage thanks to a deep technical intimacy.

Read press release here.  

Detailed product info here.

Register for one of the training days planned across EMEA which will be delivered by the ZS3 product team in October.

Monday Feb 11, 2013

New: ZFS backup for Oracle Engineered Systems Expert Center

Oracle’s Sun ZFS Backup Appliance is a cost-effective, high-performance solution optimized to work seamlessly with Oracle Engineered Systems, including Oracle Exadata and SPARC SuperCluster T4-4.

Visit our new Oracle Storage Expert Center for Engineered Systems Backup to learn how you can dramatically reduce the cost and effort of backup and recovery by over 50% compared to competitive solutions. Visit the Expert Center to get access to:

  • A white paper detailing how the Sun ZFS Backup Appliance can speed up the database recovery process - including how its backup and restore times compare to NetApp and EMC systems
  • A webcast about why the Sun ZFS Backup Appliance is the best backup and recovery match for the extreme performance of Oracle Engineered Systems
  • Videos, podcasts, real world customer success stories, and much more

Explore the Oracle Storage Expert Center for a unique insight into how you can better protect your data and prepare your organization for future growth.

Thursday Feb 07, 2013

New Exadata public references: FAIR Health

Using Oracle Hybrid Columnar Compression FAIR Health Achieves 14 Times Reduction in Storage Space.

Read full story here.

Tuesday Jan 29, 2013

Using Hybrid Columnar Compression with Exadata and ZFS: RL Polk

RL Polk uses Oracle Hybrid Columnar Compression in its Exadata and Sun ZFS Storage Appliance. HCC is critical to Polk’s ability to replicate its database in the ZFS Storage appliance to the development and test environment


Wednesday Jan 23, 2013

New Exadata public references: SunGard

SunGard Availability Services improves database performance by 70 percent with Oracle Exadata and Sun ZFS to enhance its customer offering, compress its data, and enable replication of its production backups to an off-site data center several times a day. (Read full story here)


Thursday Nov 08, 2012

Backup and Recovery in Exadata environments

As with any infrastructure every Engineered Systems customer needs a Backup & Recovery solution for Data Protection. See a detailed presentation and learn about the challenges of backup & recovery and the key benefits of the ZFS Storage Applicance as a backup device for Exadata & Sparc SuperCluster.

(You need to be a registered member of the Exadata Partner Community to access link above. Otherwise you will get an error. You can register here)


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