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Oracle 2023 Java Pricing Explodes: What Should I Do Now?

Benjamin Franklin is quoted as saying “in this world, nothing is certain except death and taxes.” Well, Mr. Franklin obviously never knew about Java pricing and Oracle’s penchant for squeezing every drop of money from their customers that they possibly can. What changed Just when you thought it was safe to deploy Java SE on your subscription-licensed server, Oracle has changed the rules (again).  As of today (January 23, 2023), Oracle has overhauled its Java

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Amazon EC2 Host Memory Conundrum

by Jeff Stonacek, Principal Architect I recently completed an engagement where the client was interested in moving from on-premises hardware to the public cloud.  The

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AWS RDS MySQL vs. Aurora MySQL

by Cameron Cameron, Senior Consultant AWS Relational Database Service (RDS) is a managed database platform-as-a-service (PaaS) by AWS that offers customers the option of running

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ESXi and Memory Overhead

by Cameron Cameron, Senior Consultant Note: It is assumed that the audience for this document already understands how VMware manages memory for all of the

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