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Jeff Savit

Product Management Senior Manager

Jeff Savit is a Product Manager in the Oracle Linux and Virtualization organization, focusing on Oracle VM and the Private Cloud Appliance.  Mr. Savit has over 25 years of technology experience and specializes in operating systems, virtualization, and performance. Prior to Oracle, he was a Principal Field Technologist at Sun. Previously he was a Vice President at Merrill Lynch, and served in technical and managerial roles in systems programming and systems management, software development, market data, and web applications.

He was awarded a patent for dynamic workload management, and is an author or co-author of several books including "Oracle Solaris 11 Virtualization Essentials", "Enterprise Java",  "VM & CMS: Performance and Fine Tuning", "VM/CMS Concepts and Facilities". He is the author of several Oracle whitepapers, including "Optimizing Oracle VM Server for x86 Performance" and "Oracle VM Server for SPARC Best Practices". He has also been published in SIGPLAN Notices, a journal of the  Association of Computing Machinery.


Posts by Jeff Savit:

Friday Spotlight: Oracle VM Server and Hyper-Threading Technology

Oracle VM Server is an efficient virtualization platform that works with a wide variety of server types, configurations, and workloads.  One question that often...

Friday, May 26, 2017 | Read More

Friday Spotlight: Running Oracle Linux as a Logical Domain on SPARC

Oracle recently announced Oracle Linux 6 Update 7 (SPARC) available as a developer release forthe benefit of developers and partners. Now you can install...

Thursday, April 6, 2017 | Oracle VM Server for SPARC | Read More

Friday Spotlight: Oracle Private Cloud Appliance Multi-tenancy

Oracle Private Cloud Appliance (PCA) is an engineered system for quickly deploying Oracle VM environments. Integrating compute, network and storage components...

Friday, February 17, 2017 | Private Cloud Appliance | Read More

OpenStack support for Oracle VM Server for SPARC

At Oracle OpenWorld 2016, we are pleased to announce support for OpenStack in Oracle VM Server for SPARC. This complements Oracle's support for OpenStack cloud...

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 | Oracle VM Server for SPARC | Read More

Friday Spotlight: Oracle VM Server for SPARC - virtual HBA (vHBA) enhancements

Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.4 was released in May with enhanced scale and features. One of the areas enhanced was virtual HBA (vHBA), which provides advanced...

Friday, June 24, 2016 | Oracle VM Server for SPARC | Read More

Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.4 Released!

We are pleased to announce the release of Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.4, which has been delivered as part of Oracle Solaris 11.3 SRU 8.7. Together,they provide...

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 | Oracle VM Server for SPARC | Read More

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