Month: November 2019

Oracle RAC on VMware – Beware Oversubscription

by Cameron Cameron, Senior Consultant At House of Brick, we’ve been virtualizing Oracle RAC on VMware for over twelve years. The technology is reliable. Of course, prerequisites and best practices exist in a virtual deployment, just like they do with physical...

Solaris to Linux Migration with Physical Standby

by Jeff Stonacek, Principal Architect There has been some interest from House of Brick customers running on x86 Solaris about migrating to Linux.  Unlike Sparc Solaris, where there is an endian conversion to move to an x86 platform, x86 Solaris is already little...