Big Data Appliance X4-2

Oracle Big Data Appliance X4-2 is a comprehensive Big Data platform, engineered for secure data processing with a low overall total cost of ownership. It is optimized for both batch and real-time processing – utilizing Cloudera’s Distribution for Apache Hadoop, Oracle NoSQL Database, Cloudera Impala and Cloudera Search to satisfy diverse computing requirements. Built using industry-standard hardware from Sun, Big Data Appliance X4-2 delivers the perfect balance between compute power, I/O bandwidth and memory footprint – offering 33% more storage capacity than the previous generation appliance. Big Data Appliance X4-2 provides a highly optimized platform with integrated management capabilities that allows you to derive value quickly with lower risk.

Oracle Big Data Appliance is sized to support pilot projects, and flexible enough to grow with the needs of your business. Oracle Big Data Appliance integrates tightly with Oracle Exadata and Oracle Database using Oracle Big Data Connectors, and seamlessly enables analysis of all data in the enterprise.

Technical Information

White Papers

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Data Sheets

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Blog Posts

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Virtual Machines

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Customer Stories

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Related Technologies

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