VMware vRealize Cloud Services – DBaaS Part 3

posted March 27, 2015, 8:43 AM by

Jim Hannan (@HoBHannan), Principal Architect

In part 1 of this series we provided a general overview of Cloud Computing.  In part 2 of this series we looked at Oracle’s DBaaS model using Exadata and 12c Cloud Control. In this segment,…

#RedefineDatabase Events in Brazil

posted March 20, 2015, 1:56 PM by

Nathan Biggs (@nathanbiggs), CEO

It was my privilege to participate in EMC Brazil’s #RedefineDatabase seminars last week. We had two days of presentations each in Sao Paolo and Rio de Janeiro; meeting with many customers who are using Oracle technology….

Why Oracle RAC on VMware?

posted March 13, 2015, 5:35 PM by

Dave Welch, CTO and Chief Evangelist

If there were ever a system stack begging for comprehensive break/fix and performance/throughput testing, it’s Oracle Real Application Clusters, or RAC.

In my non-statistical observation, we can only justify RAC to continue to be maintained…

The Oracle Parking Garage

posted March 3, 2015, 1:16 PM by

Nathan Biggs (@nathanbiggs), CEO

As we work with our customers to virtualize Oracle on VMware, we hear how Oracle is telling them that they have to license every node in a cluster, or every node accessing common storage, or even…