Enterprise data is growing exponentially, and with this growth comes larger databases and more business users seeking faster response times to increasingly complex queries. Yet retail organizations are under pressure to lower their IT costs. So how can retailers prioritize IT investments to ensure support for growing volumes of data and still meet business requirements—such as competing more effectively, reducing IT costs, meeting compliance requirements, or anticipating changing market conditions?
Oracle Exadata changes the game. The Oracle Exadata Database Machine is the only database machine that provides extreme performance for both data warehousing and online transaction processing (OLTP) applications, making it the ideal platform for consolidating onto grids or private clouds. It is a complete package of servers, storage, networking, and software that is massively scalable, secure, and redundant. With Oracle Exadata Database Machine, customers can reduce IT costs through consolidation, manage more data on multiple compression tiers, improve performance of all applications, and make better business decisions in real time.