We had a fantastic webinar this week with our friends from Dell. The webcast covered the Dell Integrated System for Oracle Database (DISOD), and how it works with Oracle Linux to help you get fantastic performance.
If you missed the live event, you can now view the archive version on-demand, at your convenience.
If you missed it yesterday, we did a press release describing the posting of Oracle Linux images on the Docker Hub Registry. If you're already working with Docker or interested in getting started with it, Oracle Linux gives you an extremely solid foundation to build on.
For a bit more on Docker, we did a webcast in November called Building the Modern Cloud-Enabled Data Center, where Docker and other trending topics were discussed. Have a view of the replay.
Also, did you know that you can bookmark tag searches on Oracle blogs? For example, to find posts on our blog about Docker, you'd use this:
Over the last couple of weeks, we've done two fantastic live webcasts giving you tips on how to better manage your Oracle Linux environments. We discussed using Docker, Linux Containers, OpenStack, Spacewalk, and more. If you're looking to get a primer on how these technologies can help you, have a listen to the following on demand versions at your convenience.
One of the great things about webcasts is that you get to hear directly from Oracle experts and even ask questions about your own environment. They are a great way to get in-depth information straight from the source, especially if you weren’t able to come out to Oracle OpenWorld this year.
Coming up next Tuesday, we have an excellent webcast hosted by Oracle Linux Product Management Director Avi Miller, “Spacewalk and Ksplice: Keep Oracle Linux Systems Up to Date and Secure.” In the webcast, Avi will explain the details on using Spacewalk and Ksplice with Oracle Linux. And you’ll be able to ask Avi questions through the chat interface. And since Avi is based in Australia, we’ve scheduled this webcast at 3PM PST, allowing our friends in that part of the world to be able to tune in at a reasonable hour.
Spacewalk and Ksplice: Keep Oracle Linux Systems Up to Date and Secure
And thank you to those of you that joined our webcast this past Tuesday on Building the Modern Cloud-Enabled Data Center! If you missed that one, it’s a great introduction to Linux Containers, Docker, OpenStack, and more. The replay is just over 20 minutes, so you can head on over and check it out for a very concise overview of these technologies:
We have a fantastic webcast coming up for you tomorrow: Building the Modern Cloud-Enabled Data Center. Featuring Oracle's Ken Crandall, the webcast will give you real world advice for designing and optimizing your data center with Oracle Linux, Oracle VM, Ksplice, Linux Containers, Docker, and more.
Building the Modern Cloud-Enabled Data Center Tuesday, November 18, 2014 9:00AM PST Register Here
You'll also be able to ask questions during the webcast, so it's really a great opportunity to get expert opinions on these technologies and how they will fit into your environment. We hope to see you there!
With increasing budget constraints and resource limitations, it’s becoming more and more important to leverage technological advances to squeeze as much value as possible out of your data center deployments. Innovative tools such as Ksplice, DTrace, Linux Containers, Docker, Spacewalk, and more, can help you to deploy and manage your deployments quicker and easier, increasing overall ROI. Join this November webcast series to learn how these technologies with Oracle Linux can streamline deployment and management of your critical IT systems.
Building the Modern Cloud-Enabled Data Center with Oracle Linux 7 Date: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Time: 9:00 am PST Register here
Spacewalk and Ksplice: Keep Oracle Linux Systems Up to Date and Secure Date: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Time 3:00 pm PST Please note the 3:00 pm PST start time on this one to accommodate our friends in JAPAC. Replays will be available afterward if these dates and times are inconvenient for you. Register here
The holidays are generally a time for family, friends and cheer, but with all of this cheer comes something lurking in the dark; security breaches. As we prepare for the upcoming holiday season, it is imperative for organizations to understand the importance of implementing a security and compliance strategy. The most important components to address are least privilege, auditing, password management, and compliance.
Join this engaging webinar, hosted by Oracle and BeyondTrust, to learn how you can best protect your organization during the upcoming holiday season. By attending this webcast, you'll learn:
Why it's important to implement a least privilege strategy this holiday season
Understanding your organization’s data security compliance efforts
Managing and implementing least privilege with BeyondTrust PowerBroker & Oracle Linux
What you can do NOW to beef up your organization’s security & compliance program
Product Manager for Server & Vulnerability Products
Director of Product Management, Oracle Linux
Please join Oracle Executives Mark Hurd, Wim Coekaerts, and Scott Genereux as they announce the latest Virtual Compute Appliance. Discover how the Virtual Compute Appliance delivers virtualized application infrastructure and how it differentiates from other converged infrastructure solutions.
Nimble Storage SmartStack™ for Oracle provides pre-validated reference architecture that speed deployments and minimize risk. IT and Oracle administrators and architects realize the importance of underlying Operating System, Virtualization software, and Storage in maintaining services levels and staying in budget. In this webinar, you will learn how Nimble Storage SmartStack for Oracle provides a converged infrastructure for Oracle database online transaction processing (OLTP) and online analytical processing (OLAP) environments with Oracle Linux and Oracle VM.
SmartStack delivers the performance and reliability needed for deploying Oracle on a single symmetric multiprocessing (SMP) server or if you are running Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) on multiple nodes.
Nimble Storage SmartStack for Oracle with Cisco can help you provide:
Improved Oracle performance
Stress-free data protection and DR of your Oracle database
Higher availability and uptime
Accelerate Oracle development and improve testing
All for dramatically less than what you’re paying now
Doan Nguyen, Senior Principal Product Marketing Director, Oracle
Vanessa Scott , Business Development Manager, Cisco
Ibrahim “Ibby” Rahmani, Product and Solutions Marketing, Nimble Storage
Join this event to learn from our Nimble Storage and Oracle experts on how to optimize your customers' Oracle environments.
The Oracle Managed Cloud Services team serves up thousands of Oracle applications to thousands of end customers on a daily basis. With nearly 20,000 of Oracle VM instances powering this operation, maintaining a highly available environment continuously. Curious how this is done? Join the Oracle Managed Cloud Services expert in this live webcast to gain valuable insights into architectural design and management best practices to build and run this highly successful hosted cloud operation. Learn how Oracle Linux is an integral part of this platform to ensure security and high availability for thousands of customers.
Oracle VM: Design Considerations for Enterprise-Scale Deployment
I hope you were able to catch our webcast "Why Choose Oracle Linux for your Oracle Database 12c Deployments" earlier this week so you could ask questions of our experts in real-time. But if you didn't, or want to share the content with your colleagues, the on-demand version is our Friday Spotlight this week.
You are invited to the live webcast on Wed, October 30, 2013, 10am PTfeaturing Sumanta Chatterjee, Vice President, Database Engineering, and Monica Kumar, Senior Director Product Marketing of Oracle as speakers.
Oracle Database on Oracle Linux helps customers lower IT costs while delivering high quality of service. With Oracle Database 12c and Oracle Linux, customers benefit from the joint development and testing resulting in optimized features, better stability and higher performance to enable the next generation of enterprise applications.
In this webcast, Oracle experts will cover:
Advantages of choosing Oracle Linux for Oracle Database
Key optimizations and features such as Database Smart Flash Cache, data integrity, and Cgroups that make Oracle Linux the best performing and most reliable Linux for deploying Oracle Database
Tools to simplify and speed deployment of Oracle Database on Linux, including Oracle VM Templates, Oracle Validated Configurations, and pre-install RPM
Integrated database and operating system management with Oracle Enterprise Manager
Real-life customer examples
You will also have an opportunity to ask your questions and chat to the speakers and Oracle experts during this webcast.
The why and how of switching from Red Hat Enterprise Linux to Oracle Linux
Industry-leading Linux management and high-availability tools (included with Oracle Linux subscription at no charge)
Differentiated features, including Ksplice and DTrace
Deep testing and integration with the Oracle stack
With Oracle Linux, you get free access to the most advanced Linux
operating system, better testing, integration with enterprise
infrastructure and applications, and world-class support at a fraction
of the cost.