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May/June 2011


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Single Point of Contact and Support Across the IT Stack

International Data Corporation’s Matt Healey examines Oracle’s unique position to deliver complete stack support from a single organization with aligned terms, delivery systems, and personnel.

Oracle Exadata and Oracle Exalogic Experts Maximize Performance
Find out how to get maximum performance, high availability, and faster return on your Oracle Exadata and Oracle Exalogic investment with deployment and mission-critical support services from Oracle Advanced Customer Services.

Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database
See how Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database delivers predictable microsecond response time and solid reliability for existing and new Oracle Database applications.

TechCast Live: Java and Oracle, One Year Later
Ajay Patel, vice president of product development at Oracle, discusses the changes in Java and Oracle since the Sun acquisition.

TechCast: Inside the Java Community Process
Patrick Curran, Java Community Process (JCP) chair, describes how the JCP’s governance model has evolved, addresses common misperceptions, and explains why developers should get involved.

Behind the Scenes for Oracle’s Own Oracle Database 11g Upgrade
Oracle CIO Mark Sunday discusses Oracle’s experience in upgrading to Oracle Database 11g and how the company decided when the time was right to upgrade.

Oracle Exadata On Demand: Extreme Performance and Scalability
Gene Eun, director of product management for Oracle On Demand, provides an introduction to Oracle Exadata On Demand.



Hotwire Competes with Innovative Analysis Using Oracle Exadata

Kolin Ohi, business intelligence architect at Hotwire, discusses how Oracle Exadata has enabled the company to be more innovative in its data use.

America’s Cup Comes to San Francisco
Ian “Fresh” Burns, a member of the winning team of the 33rd America’s Cup and design coordinator for ORACLE Racing, discusses the location for the next America’s Cup, the new sailboats, and how the team plans to use technology.

Oracle Solaris and Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center
Mike Barrett, principal product manager for Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center, discusses how the solution can manage Oracle Solaris and many other assets in the datacenter.

Oracle Solaris Virtualization
Duncan Hardie, product manager for Oracle Solaris virtualization and networking at Oracle, discusses the built-in consolidation and virtualization features and benefits of Oracle Solaris.



Best Practices for Ensuring Your Oracle Application Upgrade Goes Smoothly

Jim Wajda, vice president of financial systems at HDR, talks about how his company used Oracle On Demand as a best practice to ensure a successful upgrade and platform migration to Oracle’s PeopleSoft Enterprise applications.

Lower Costs and Optimize Storage for Oracle E-Business Suite, PeopleSoft, and Siebel Infrastructure
Watch this four-part series focused on the storage optimization benefits for Oracle E-Business Suite and Oracle’s PeopleSoft Enterprise and Siebel applications to learn how Oracle Partitioning and Oracle Advanced Compression can cut your storage costs threefold.

Boost Linux Performance with Enhancements from Oracle
Chris Mason, director of Linux kernel engineering at Oracle, talks about the enhancements in Oracle’s Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel for Oracle Linux.

Best Practices for Speeding Virtual Infrastructure Deployment with Oracle VM
Hear how the Oracle VM blade cluster reference configuration addresses the key challenges associated with deploying a virtualization infrastructure.

Game-Changing New Technology for Datacenter Storage
Learn about the storage performance, scalability, and value that Oracle’s new StorageTek T10000C tape drive delivers.

Private Cloud Database Consolidation
Learn how to use Oracle technologies to consolidate multiple applications on clustered server and storage pools to achieve extreme performance.

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Oracle GoldenGate Resource Kit

This comprehensive resource kit includes white papers, podcasts, videos, and more to get you up to speed on Oracle’s real-time data integration and transactional replication solution.

Oracle Data Integration Resource Kit
This resource kit includes analyst reports and white papers about data integration and Oracle Data Integrator 11g.

IT Strategies from Oracle
This library includes guidelines that will help you better plan, execute, and manage your enterprise architecture and IT initiatives. It offers best practices for practitioners as well as reference architectures containing proven technology patterns.

MySQL on Windows Resource Center
This resource center contains articles, white papers, screencasts, and presentations to support MySQL developers on Microsoft Windows.



Cloud Computing: Hackett Study Identifies Emerging Best Practices and Experiences of Early Adopters

This report on key findings from the Hackett Group’s cloud computing study discusses why building a cloud-based architecture from the bottom up delivers significantly greater benefits than bolting cloud services onto a traditional, integrated IT architecture.

Best Practices and Guidelines for Deploying the Oracle VM Blade Cluster Reference Configuration

Get insight on best practices for optimizing virtualization infrastructures when deploying the Oracle VM blade cluster reference configuration.

MySQL—Powering the Online Media and Entertainment Industry

This white paper explores the key trends in the media and entertainment industry, their technical implications, and how MySQL can deliver.



Oracle Consulting Upgrade Services

If your organization is planning or considering an upgrade, take advantage of the Oracle Consulting Upgrade Assessment service and receive a tailored upgrade evaluation report.

Oracle Exadata Start-Up Pack
This service from Oracle Consulting and Oracle Advanced Customer Services delivers a suite of services that maximizes the value of your Oracle Exadata technology investment.



Oracle Solaris 11 Express Training

Start using Oracle Solaris 11 Express now to get early access to Oracle Solaris 11 technology. Oracle University’s What’s New in Oracle Solaris 11 Express one-day seminar shows you how to use the new key features of Oracle Solaris 11 Express. Learn how to implement the new packaging system, improve data management, and more. 


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