About the Author

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 Hierarchy Viewer

One of the new features of Oracle VM 3.4, now released to the Oracle Software Delivery Cloud, is the VM hierarchy viewer. This usability feature makes it easy...

Friday, May 27, 2016 | Oracle VM Server for x86 | Read More

Friday Spotlight: New whitepaper "Optimizing Oracle VM Server for x86 Performance"

We are very pleased to announce a new whitepaper "Optimizing Oracle VM Server for x86  Performance" which describes how to measure and optimize performance in...

Friday, May 6, 2016 | Oracle VM Server for x86 | Read More

Season's Greetings

Our best wishes to everyone for a happy and safe holiday season and New Year! We look forward to sharing more exciting developments in 2016.

Thursday, December 24, 2015 | Read More

Friday Spotlight: Oracle VM Server Performance and Tuning Blog

This Friday spotlight announces new blog articles on Oracle VM performance. This series of blogs, started in September, discusses how to evaluate and optimize...

Friday, December 11, 2015 | Oracle VM | Read More

Friday Spotlight: Virtual I/O with Performance and Flexibility

Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.3 adds an important new feature: virtualHBA (vHBA). vHBA adds flexibility, extends virtual device support, and eliminates prior...

Friday, November 20, 2015 | Oracle VM Server for SPARC | Read More

Friday Spotlight: SPARC T7 and M7 with Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.3

Last week's Oracle OpenWorld had important announcements on our product families, including our new SPARC M7 and T7 servers, accompanied by the release of Oracle...

Friday, November 6, 2015 | Oracle VM Server for SPARC | Read More

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