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March/April 2013

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Introducing Oracle Exadata X3
Learn from Oracle experts how Oracle Exadata X3 supports cloud-based database service deployments, stores multiple databases in memory, and reduces power and cooling costs by 30 percent.

SPARC SuperCluster: Extreme Consolidation and Secure Self-Service Cloud
Discover how Oracle’s SPARC SuperCluster engineered system enables application consolidation and the rapid deployment of secure cloud services for database and application infrastructure.

Launch Event: Oracle Solaris 11—Innovations for Your Data Center
Choose from executive keynotes and technical sessions to learn more about the new features of Oracle Solaris 11.1 and Oracle Solaris Cluster.

Drive Innovation from Big Data
Oracle data warehousing experts discuss the defining characteristics of big data, big data use cases and examples, and the new skills and software required for dealing with big data.

Increase Performance and Agility with Oracle’s New Data Center Fabric Solutions
Hear how you can reduce infrastructure complexity by 70 percent and cut costs by 50 percent with Oracle Virtual Networking (formerly Xsigo).

Performance Tuning Essentials for Enterprise Applications
Learn from Oracle Optimized Solutions experts how to profile key characteristics of enterprise applications and how to architect your hardware system infrastructure to address throughput and end-user response time requirements.

Oracle’s Technology Webcast Center
Watch more than 200 Webcasts about Oracle technologies including engineered systems, service-oriented architecture, business process management, cloud, business analytics, operating systems, and virtualization.

Oracle Data Integration Webcast Center
Check here for upcoming and on-demand Webcasts about the Oracle Data Integration product family’s real-time and bulk data movement, bidirectional replication capabilities, data services, and data quality functionality.


Oracle Solaris 20th Anniversary
Discover how in its first 20 years, Oracle Solaris has achieved firsts, set standards, rewritten the rulebook for operating systems, and delivered the first enterprise cloud OS.

High-Performance I/O Virtualization for All Workloads on Oracle Exalogic
Get information from technical experts about how Oracle Exalogic combines superfast InfiniBand networking and Oracle VM virtualization to deliver faster performance.

Jumpstart Cloud Infrastructure
Learn how to accelerate your cloud infrastructure today with Oracle Optimized Solution for Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure—a complete architecture made up of documented best practices that offer up to 50 percent lower total cost of ownership.


“We’re constantly receiving accolades on our ease of deployment, the quickness with which real and measurable ROI is attained, the fantastic TCO profile that [Oracle] Exadata delivers, and the simple fact that it works exactly as we’ve advertised that it will.”
Levi Norman, Oracle Senior Principle Product Director, inIntroducing Oracle Exadata X3

Interview with Wim Coekaerts
Wim Coekaerts, senior vice president of Linux and virtualization at Oracle, appeared on the Oracle OpenWorld Live program during Oracle OpenWorld 2012. Hear him discuss the latest in server and desktop virtualization.

Faster Migration for Less Cost with Oracle Migration Factory
Find out how Oracle Consulting confronts migration challenges such as cost, risk, and time to market to help customers grow and transform their businesses. 


Oracle Author Podcasts
Tune in to interviews with leading Oracle technology authors for information and opinions from the trenches about Oracle Applications, Oracle Fusion Middleware, Oracle Database, and more.

Oracle’s AutoVue Improves Visibility of Product Information Within Agile Product Lifecycle Management Applications
Hear how Oracle’s AutoVue for Agile solutions deliver secure document and computer-aided design visualization and collaboration on engineering and product information within Oracle’s Agile product lifecycle management applications.

Unify Sales and Fulfillment Across Multiple Channels in Retail
Discover how Oracle Fusion Distributed Order Orchestration integrates point of sale, mobile, and Web stores with fulfillment systems, providing global inventory visibility. 


25 Years of SPARC Innovation
Read about SPARC’s history of continuous, record-breaking performance. Watch videos featuring Oracle President Mark Hurd, Oracle Executive Vice President of Systems John Fowler, and Sun cofounder Scott McNealy. Learn about benchmarks, the optimized data center, on-chip encryption, Oracle Solaris, virtualization, and the SPARC roadmap.

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Database Platforms: Build or Buy?
Read the research study and view the infographic that report how you can save more than 2,000 hours using the pre-engineered Oracle Database Appliance versus Microsoft SQL Server.

Oracle Solaris 11.1
Access data sheets, e-books, white papers, demos, podcasts, and downloads to learn how Oracle Solaris 11.1 delivers mission-critical cloud infrastructure with built-in virtualization; simplified software lifecycle management; cloud-scale data management; and advanced protection for public, private, and hybrid cloud environments.

Oracle Sun Blade Systems
This resource kit contains an analyst report, demos, podcasts, customer references, and more to show you how to reduce costs, speed deployments, and simplify management and service support using Oracle Sun Blade Systems.


Total Cloud Control
Read how to overcome some of the biggest challenges facing IT departments, including consolidation, restricted budgets, and skeptical bosses. Discover why Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c is the only comprehensive tool for planning, deploying, and managing the cloud.

Oracle’s Sun Servers: The Backbone of the Next-Generation Optimized Data Center
Read this e-book to find out how to gain performance levels other systems cannot match, lower your total cost of ownership, scale systems seamlessly, and boost productivity with Oracle’s Sun Servers.

Staying Ahead of the Data Explosion
Data storage challenges are getting much more complex. Get insight into how you can speed storage performance, increase efficiency, ensure data protection, and simplify storage management.

Easily Unlock the Value of Big Data
Gain instant access to straightforward approaches for acquiring, organizing, and analyzing data; architectures and tools needed to integrate new data with your existing investments; survey data revealing how leading companies are using big data; and expert resources such as white papers, analyst videos, and demos.

Solving Challenges in Manufacturing and Distribution
Learn how to use Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne to innovate quickly and profitably, maximize efficiency in complex supply chains, and scale effortlessly with a uniquely flexible architecture. 


Oracle Cloud Solutions Blog
Discover the latest on Oracle’s full line of cloud solutions.


Oracle Exalogic: Consolidating High-Performance Workloads
Read how Oracle’s use of virtualized InfiniBand I/O interconnects using single-root I/O virtualization technology simultaneously allows high performance and workload consolidation.

MySQL High Availability: DRBD—Configuration and Deployment Guide
This guide for architects, developers, and database administrators examines distributed replication block device (DRBD). Learn how to qualify ideal use cases for DRBD; receive a step-by-step guide to installing, configuring, provisioning, and testing the complete stack; and discover best practices for achieving high availability.

Oracle VM 3: Integrating Oracle VM into a Disaster Recovery Solution Using SAN
Get a best-practice view into disaster recovery with Oracle VM and storage area networks.


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