Month: October 2009

Oracle Executives’ Keynotes at OOW ’09

Dave Welch, CTO and Chief Evangelist During Sunday’s Partner Event keynote, Larry Ellison said,”I think it’s enormously exciting that we can take this great company Sun and combine it with another great company Oracle and then merge those technologies and maybe do...

Oracle Open World 2009 – Tuesday

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, assisted on-stage by California Gov...

Oracle Open World Day 1 – Monday

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: In day one of my VMware Pavilion...

Oracle RAC One Node

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. It said,...