Attending Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco is like walking
through the famed FAO Schwarz toy store or the LEGO store. There are so many
cool and fantastic products that wow you. If you are on a mission to find your cloud-in-a-box at this conference,
let the Hero 6 team help you navigate
through the sea of 60,000 people and thousands of sessions.
Meet Hero #1: ICA AB Group,
one of the largest retail companies in the Nordics region, covering Norway,
Sweden, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.
On Monday October 26th morning, you attend the Private Cloud Appliance Roadmap and
Insights from Engineering [CON8762] at the Intercontinental Hotel.
Hero #1 explains how Oracle Private Cloud Appliance was used to set the new
benchmark within ICA and how this Engineered System became the “standard platform” for all database and
You run into Hero #2: Atos Nederland B.V.,
an international leader in digital services and Worldwide IT Partner for the
Always a fan of the Olympic games, you attend the Atos Virtual Oracle Computing Hotel: Private Cloud Appliance in a
Flexible Service Wrapper [CON7886] to hear Hero #2 talk about how he created
the “Virtual Oracle Computing (VOC) Hotel" with Oracle Private Cloud Appliance.
The VOC hotel offers guests 4 different room sizes and aligns Oracle license
cost with the CPU cores you actually use.
On Tuesday October 27th, you want to hear
about Oracle’s Virtualization vision and attend the General Session: How Oracle Linux and Virtualization Power the Cloud
[GEN9486] with Senior VP Wim Coekaerts. This General Session takes place at
the Park Central hotel.
You then hurry over to the Intercontinental Hotel to meet Hero #3: Secure-24, a leading Service Provider
in North America.
During the session Transforming
Application Delivery with Private Cloud Appliance [CON2528], Hero #3 will
discuss how Oracle Private Cloud Appliance combined with Oracle ZFS Storage
Appliance helped this hero achieve performance improvements while
reducing delivery costs by 90 percent for Oracle workloads running on both
Linux and Windows.
Still in pursuit of your cloud-in-a-box, you go back to the
Intercontinental hotel on Wednedsday October 28th to meet Hero #4: Xait, a leader in Oil and Gas
Collaborative Authoring Solutions with headquarter in Norway.
And Hero #5: Tier1, a North
American consulting and support organization
In the Real-World
Insight: Private Cloud Appliance in Action [CON8765], you hear about best
practices and learnings from these vastly different heroes when they deployed
Oracle Private Cloud Appliance for a range of traditional and cloud workloads.
Happy with what you have heard from 5 different customers,
you head off to the Oracle Customer Appreciation Event to hear the music of
Elton John and Beck while enjoying the 360-degree
views of the San Francisco and Oakland skylines.
Ah, on the last day of the conference Thursday October 29th,
you go to Moscone South to meet the last Hero: Accenture Enkitec Group
Hero #6 provides the last use-case in the session on Private Cloud Appliance and Oracle Exadata
for High-Volume Financial Services Systems [CON5175].
Wait, one more session to attend All-Flash Cloud—Simplify Deployment Using Private Cloud Appliance with
Oracle All Flash FS [CON8066] to complete your search for a cloud-in-a-box.
It’s been a whole week of fun. You've found what you were
looking for through all the sessions with the Hero 6 team. Good bye San Francisco.