Friday Spotlight: Frequently Asked Questions about Oracle Linux
By Zeynep Koch-Oracle on Mar 07, 2014
It is Friday and that means it is time for our Spotlight!
Our spotlight today is the recently updated Oracle Linux FAQ. This is an excellent document that features some of the questions that everyone asks about Oracle Linux and Oracle Linux support. We cover variety of topics including general definitions, compatibility, support, pricing, indemnification, migration and many more..
Here's one of the questions as an example:
Q: What is DTrace for Oracle Linux?
A: DTrace is a comprehensive dynamic tracing framework that was initially developed for the Oracle Solaris operating system, and is now available to Oracle Linux customers. DTrace is designed to give operational insights that allow users to tune and troubleshoot the operating system. DTrace provides Oracle Linux developers with a tool to analyze performance, and increase observability into the systems they own to see how they work. DTrace enables higher quality applications development, reduced downtime, lower cost, and greater utilization of existing resources. It is available to download from ULN for Oracle Linux Support customers.
Read more in the newly published FAQ.
Have a great weekend!