By kristin.jellison on Oct 04, 2013
If you were able to attend Oracle OpenWorld last week, you know there's been a lot of buzz about the recent Oracle Database 12c launch. As Gordon Smith, Oracle Director of Database Product Management, puts it in his OPN PartnerCast interview below, “This is a huge release.”
Oracle Database 12c represents Oracle’s latest efforts to save customers time, money and storage space with its flagship Database Server Technologies.
There are hundreds of new features and capabilities. Notably, Oracle Database 12c includes a new Multitenant Option, which can dramatically accelerate database consolidation and Cloud projects.
Other enhancements include new partitioning mechanisms to optimize storage and provide greater capabilities for analyzing unstructured data. Plus, a new redaction functionality marks a step-change in database security.
For partners, there are plenty of opportunities to upgrade, up-sell and cross-sell with Oracle Database 12c. Now’s a great time to learn what goes into the new technology and where exactly the opportunities are. Here are some ways you can get up to speed on what you can offer customers.
- Watch Gordon Smith’s OPN PartnerCast interview on Oracle Database 12c above.
- Participate in the Oracle Database 12c partner training webcast.
- Get trained and track progress at the Oracle Database Knowledge Zone. Take the assessment to become Oracle Database 12c–certified!
- Be sure to join your local boot camp to further enhance your skill set.
Director, Partner Solution Enablement