Oracle Licensing Efficiency With Dedicated Hosts

Licensing Oracle software in AWS can be, let’s face it, half as efficient as licensing it on-premises. Why? In the cloud, if you can’t identify the underlying physical hosts that your Oracle workloads will be installed on, you can’t enumerate the number of physical cores, so you can’t use Oracle traditional on-premises licensing model; instead, you need to rely on Oracle’s extra-contractual cloud computing licensing policy1. As I’ll show, counting vCPUs, as opposed to physical

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Managing Your Oracle Risk at Scale on AWS

Introduction Today, organizations of all sizes are migrating their databases and applications to cloud environments to provide enhanced scalability and cost-efficiency. Now with more organizational

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