Oracle Database Appliance now supports application workloads through Oracle VM virtualization. The Oracle Database Appliance with virtualization provides efficient sharing of the platform with applications, capacity-on-demand licensing for both database and applications, and allow customers to dynamically grow and shrink database and application capacity with no restriction.
Oracle and ISV partners now can quickly distribute application solutions with Oracle Database Appliance as a solution-in-a-box. Customers benefit from standardize application deployments, reduce deployment time, and lower support cost.
See Oracle Database Appliance virtualized platform example below with both Oracle WebLogic server and database.
Application High Availability. With Oracle Database Appliance Manager version 2.8 or later, the Oracle Database Appliance provides the capability for application virtual machines (VMs) to re-start and fail-over automatically.
The following Oracle and third party applications have been tested on the Oracle Database Appliance virtualized platform. You can find additional information such as tested Oracle VM template download, tutorial, technical white paper from the links below.
Oracle WebLogic Server on Oracle Database Appliance offers a complete solution for building and deploying enterprise Java EE applications in a fully integrated system of software, servers, storage, and networking that delivers highly available database and WebLogic services.
Oracle's JD Edwards EnterpriseOne is an integrated applications suite of comprehensive enterprise resource planning software that combines business value, standards-based technology, and deep industry experience into a business solution with a low total cost of ownership. Oracle JD Edwards EnterpriseOne on Oracle Database Appliance offers a complete Oracle integrated solution-in-a-box.
Oracle's Insurance Policy Administration for Life and Annuity (OIPA) provides a flexible, rules-based policy administration solution that offers full record keeping and support for all policy lifecycle transactions while better servicing customers and sales channels. OIPA on Oracle Database Appliance offers a complete Oracle integrated solution-in-a-box for Oracle customers in the insurance market.
Emerald Associates is an Oracle Platinum Partner that provides innovative and integrated best-of-breed project management solutions to Oracle customers. Emerald Associates also has the following Oracle Specializations: Oracle Primavera, Oil & Gas, Natural Resources, Oracle Linux and Oracle Database. Emerald Asscociates is one of the first Oracle partners to test its applications on the Oracle Database Appliance virtualized platform and delivers its ODA solution-in-box to Oracle customers.
PortaOne is a leading global provider of software for the telecommunications and utility industries. The company’s products enable service providers and carriers to run a broad line of retail and wholesale services within a single software package. PortaOne tested and ran PortaBilling Oracularius with Oracle Database Appliance, demonstrating the value of a highly available, cost-effective solution that runs their critical business application databases. PortaBilling Oracularius is a carrier grade converged billing software and customer management platform that extends the flexibility and functionality of telecommunication billing system to an entirely new scale of reliable deployment. It is designed especially for the ultimate reliability, performance and virtually unlimited scalability in Oracle Real Application Cluster environments. PortaOne is a member of Oracle PartnerNetwork.