Data Centre Efficiency

Consolidate. Virtualise. Move to the Cloud.

Cloud Computing Cuts Costs and Improves Agility

Cloud Frees You to Innovate

Most businesses spend 4x more maintaining IT than innovating with IT. Cloud computing can turn this equation on its head. Mobile, social, and cloud are redefining how business gets done. Immediate access to the latest technologies is essential for you to innovate and thrive. Oracle has invested nearly 7 years and billions of dollars in engineering and strategic acquisitions to provide you with the world's most comprehensive portfolio of enterprise-grade cloud services. Oracle’s strategy is to offer a broad portfolio of software and hardware products and services to enable public, private and hybrid clouds, enabling customers to choose the right approach for them.

Best-in-Class Private Cloud Products

Oracle provides a comprehensive portfolio of best-in-class, integrated products and services to support private cloud applications, platforms, and infrastructure. Oracle private clouds enable more control and visibility over security, regulatory compliance, services levels, and functionality.

Oracle Public Cloud for Business Critical Applications

For enterprise class cloud services, companies need a broad comprehensive and flexible platform for their applications. The Oracle Public Cloud offers a broad set of best-in-class, integrated services that are elastic, secure and manageable, offering organizations choice in development and deployment of business critical applications.

Extend Your Oracle Investments

Oracle Managed Cloud Services offer you a range of deployment models and different levels of service to help you make the most of your current Oracle investments. Extend to Cloud with value, choice, and confidence.

Resources

  • Video: BT (Video, 2.31 mins)

    British Telecom delivers scalable and reliable Cloud services using Oracle Enterprise Manager’s automated management capabilities.

  • Video: Cloud Management with Oracle Enterprise Manager (Video, 2.57 mins)

    Demonstration of Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c

  • Customer Snapshot: SThree

    SThree Plc. consolidated 68 Oracle Databases onto a single Oracle Exadata Database Machine, providing the stability and scalability required to underpin ambitious growth targets in the global, specialized recruitment industry.

  • White Paper: Reduce Complexity and Accelerate Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure Deployments (PDF, 2.10MB)

    The Oracle Optimized Solution for Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure on SPARC offers a simple and direct approach that speeds deployment and reduces risk. It is a single-vendor solution for the entire hardware and software stack and it can be deployed in just 2 days, compared to an average of 10 days for a traditional deployment approach.

  • Technical White Paper: Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure on SPARC - an Oracle Optimized Solution (PDF 1.00 MB)

    This paper provides recommendations and best practices for optimising a virtualised cloud infrastructure when deploying the Oracle Optimized Solution Enterprise Infrastructure on SPARC. It discusses software, hardware, storage and network components and is intended to serve as a practical guide to help IT organisations get up and running quickly while maximising the benefits of built-in virtualisation technologies and the massive thread-scale of Oracle’s SPARC servers.

  • Dummies e-book: Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure for Dummies - e-book (PDF 1.00 MB)

    Want to build a private Cloud infrastructure and cut down IT costs? Just surround yourself with Dummies. Learn more about Oracle's highly integrated infrastructure software and hardware to help you architect and deploy a cloud infrastructure that is optimised for the need of your enterprise from day one.

  • Oracle Cloud Solutions: The World's Most Comprehensive, Flexible and Secure Cloud Offerings (PDF 1.00 MB)

    Click here to view this new, interactive, social and ipad friendly eBook and gain exclusive Insidght on: Oracle Cloud, Oracle Private Cloud Products, Oracle Managed Cloud Services and Oracle Services.

  • Article: C is for Cloud (PDF 1.70MB)

    Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c launches business-driven IT management into the cloud. Read how organisations are seeing the benefits of OEM12c’s commitment to applications-to-disk management and are looking forward to even better control in the cloud.

  • Executive Brief: Accelerating Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure Deployments (PDF 820 KB)

    A superior cloud infrastructure starts with high performing systems using built-in application aware virtualisation. This article will outline a better way to deploy private infrastructure clouds.

  • Technical White Paper: Oracle Solaris and Oracle SPARC T4 Servers (PDF 2.8 MB)

    Oracle Solaris and the SPARC T4 processor have been engineered together to improve throughput, security, and resiliency throughout the application solution stack. Learn how this combination can maximize return on investment and help organizations manage costs for their existing infrastructures or for new enterprise cloud infrastructure design.

  • White Paper: Creating a Self-Service Dev/Test Cloud (PDF 275 KB)

    This white paper describes Oracle’s experience creating and using a self-service private Infrastructure-as-a-Service cloud for its large development organisation.

Customer Insight Video

Video: Allied Irish Bank (Video 2:30 mins)

Allied Irish Bank uses Oracle’s SPARC servers, Solaris 11, and Database as the base for its Oracle private cloud.

White Paper

  • White Paper: Managing Data with Cloud Computing (PDF, 1.1MB)

    Data centres are looking at cloud computing as a way to deliver the necessary flexibility, scalability, efficiency and speed. With this article you will get best practice tips on choosing a solution and implementation.

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