Oracle Open World 2009 – Tuesday

posted October 14, 2009, 3:02 PM by

Dave Welch, CTO and Chief Evangelist

Oracle has somehow managed to stay out of USA Today and the Wall Street Journal so far this week, according to what I have noticed. Expect that to change today with Larry Ellison’s keynote,…

Oracle Open World Day 1 – Monday

posted October 13, 2009, 3:07 PM by

Dave Welch, CTO and Chief Evangelist

This show’s down to about 35K attendees, compared to 45K two years ago. Oracle’s cutting back; no third year of the mega LCD screens with Oracle ads on either end of Howard St.

Surprising trend:…

Oracle RAC One Node

posted October 8, 2009, 3:13 PM by

Dave Welch, CTO and Chief Evangelist

I’m finally getting around to blogging on Oracle RAC One Node, coincidentally announced on the second day of VMworld.

The day Oracle announced this (September 1st), I took a quick look at the Oracle-provided collateral….

IPv6, Is it finally time?

posted September 2, 2009, 3:21 PM by

Mike Stone, CIO & Principal Architect

Welcome to the House of Brick weblog. To kick things off, here’s a summary of a presentation I did 9 years ago regarding IPv6. I was advocating that it was time for us all…