Month: March 2015

VMware vRealize Cloud Services – DBaaS Part 3

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, we will being looking at the...

#RedefineDatabase Events in Brazil

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. The EMC team...

Why Oracle RAC on VMware?

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...

The Oracle Parking Garage

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 every node in the whole enterprise,...