A fully integrated system of software, servers, storage and networking in a single box that delivers high-availability database services for a wide range of homegrown and packaged online transaction processing (OLTP) and data warehousing applications Oracle Database Appliance Saves time and money with simple deployment, maintenance and support of database workloads, all supported a single vendor-Oracle Pay-As-You-Grow software licensing allows you to quickly scale from 2 processor cores to 24 processor cores without incurring the costs and downtime usually associated with hardware upgrades Allows businesses to consolidate OLTP and data warehousing databases up to 4 terabytes in size, making it ideal for midsize companies and departmental systems