Month: October 2017

Licensing Oracle on x86 vs. POWER

Michael Stone (@HoBMStone), Lead Architect and CIO More and more companies are coming to understand that licensing costs for commercial products, such as Oracle, usually dwarf the cost of all other components of the stack combined. For instance, a late generation X86...

Is Your Application Ready for the Cloud?

Jim Hannan (@jim_m_hannan), Principal Architect Next week House of Brick is hosting a webinar, Straight Talk on Business Critical Applications in the Cloud, as part of the From IT Ops to Cloud Ops BrightTalk Summit. A description of my presentation is below: As much...