Following, in alphabetical order, is a brief description of some of the many independent software vendors, hardware vendors, and system integrators that support Oracle Linux.
“ABR Innovations is a technology company that focuses on software for enterprise environments and specializes in identity and access management. ABR’s ABRAuth simplifies management of your environment through centralized authentication, access, and single sign-on. ABRAuth, along with Oracle Linux, provides a comprehensive solution and reliability for enterprise environments.”
—Mark Pack, CEO, ABR Innovations
“Linux is important to us, and to our customers. We applaud Oracle’s efforts to bring enterprise-quality support to Linux with the Orstoacle Support Linux program announcement. Together with Oracle, we at Accenture look forward to making the Linux experience even better for our customers.”
—Don Rippert, Chief Technology Officer, Accenture
“Acronis is leading the next wave of data availability, accessibility and protection solutions to simplify today’s complex IT environments. Acronis Backup & Recovery is a unified platform for backup, disaster recovery and data protection for heterogeneous Linux, including Oracle Linux, and Windows environments. Acronis provides support for cloud backup, 7 different hypervisors, flexible migration, and more.”
“Through the Oracle Partner Network, our expanded market of Oracle customers can now confidently count on ease of testing and support through Oracle Linux Support Program. Oracle customers can enlist our in-house experts to build, support and enhance the open source dynamic languages critical to their Oracle Linux deployments.”
—Jeff Hobbs, Director of Languages, ActiveState
“Aithent provides case centric solutions to meet AML and fraud risk management needs within the financial sector and enterprise regulatory and licensing solutions to the government. By supporting Oracle Linux and leveraging Oracle database solutions, Aithent provides customers with solutions that are right for them regardless of size of enterprise.”
—N. Venu Gopal, CEO, Aithent Inc.
Alachisoft is one of the leading providers of In-memory Distributed Caching Solutions. Alachisoft's JvCache is a native Java In-Memory Data Grid that provides Application Data Caching and JSP Servlet Session persistence and is fully supported on Oracle Linux.
“Our Oracle partnership enables our customers to download and install our Enterprise Security software in a quick and easy way with Oracle Linux and Oracle VM. Our intuitive dashboard enables customers to gain intelligence in their Information security risk posture which assists them in resource optimization and obtaining operational efficiency.”
—Jeff Bennett, CEO, Allgress
“AMD continues to be a strong supporter of the Oracle Linux Support Program as well as the Oracle Validated Configuration Program. AMD and Oracle are committed to joint development collaboration efforts resulting in fully tested Linux solutions for our customers.”
—Terri Hall, Vice President Strategic Software Alliances, AMD
“Oracle has long been known as a leader in enterprise-class data center software. Now with PowerChute Network Shutdown from APC by Schneider Electric, mutual customers are assured their Oracle applications will have safe, reliable backup power and unattended shutdown of both virtual machines and physical servers in the event of an extended power outage.”
—Paul Bohan, Vice-President of Network Management, APC
(APC is the IT business unit of Schneider Electric.)
As the leading provider of database security, risk and compliance (SRC) solutions, Application Security, Inc. is committed to supporting the heterogenous systems present in enterprise organizations. The Linux operating system is an increasingly important platform for critical database applications. AppSec is committed to supporting the Oracle Linux platform and delivering increased business value to our customers.
“Linux is an ideal platform for secure, reliable backups. While Arkeia Software does not deliver its backup servers in open source today, we applaud the contribution made to the industry by open source developers. Arkeia’s contribution is to support Linux platforms, large and small, and to give organizations that embrace Linux the same data protection tools offered for commercial operating systems.”
—Bill Evans, CEO, Arkeia Software
“ASUS servers offer one of the most optimized systems for HPC, data centers and cloud applications. These servers include extreme computing power, high memory capacity and extra-efficient cooling — and they are now certified on Oracle Linux for highly-secure and reliable Linux infrastructures. Thus, ASUS provides trusted and certified products with Oracle Linux for a stable and secure environment.”
— Tom Lin, General Manager, Server BU, ASUS
“Not only does the AutoDeploy product suite support Oracle Linux, we use Oracle Linux internally for our own product development. Oracle has been a phenomenal partner in helping us spread the word about lower cost, simplified, and modern IT infrastructures. There is no better solution set in the market space than what Oracle and Oracle Linux offer to our customer base. AutoDeploy is working on strategic initiatives to automate processes that have historically been manually intensive, time consuming, and expensive. Oracle Linux allows AutoDeploy to leverage the best of breed operating system to more effectively help our customers.”
— Mark Dalton CEO, AutoDeploy
“We at Autodesk are truly excited about Oracle’s Linux program. As Linux adoption continues to grow, Autodesk and Oracle stay focused on enterprise-class solutions that enable our customers to capitalize on the promise of lower cost with Linux.”
—Carl Bass, President and CEO, Autodesk
“It is critical that our customers have true enterprise-quality support for their Linux deployments. Oracle’s Linux support delivers the level of confidence our customers need to run Linux in their data centers.”
—Harry You, CEO, Bearing Point.
BeyondTrust helps mitigate insider threats by securing the perimeter within. With its family of PowerBroker products, BeyondTrust keeps company assets secure with consistent policy-driven, role-based access control, as well as monitoring, logging, and reporting. The company empowers IT to strengthen security to mission-critical assets.
“Combining PowerBroker technology with the Oracle Linux Platform secures privileged access to all virtual assets in addition to providing reassurance to mutual customers. Clients running mission-critical systems, databases, and applications are increasingly secure from the misuse of privilege within their organizations.”
—Jim Zierick, EVP of Product Operation, BeyondTrust
BitDefender is the creator of one of the industry’s fastest and most effective lines of internationally certified security software. Since its inception in 2001, BitDefender has continued to raise the bar and set new standards in proactive threat prevention. BitDefender protects tens of millions of home and corporate users across the globe, developing products to support multi-platform environments and services including . BitDefender solutions are distributed by a global network of value-added distribution and reseller partners in more than 100 countries worldwide.
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“As Oracle’s only systems management ISV, at the highest level in Oracle’s Partner Program, BMC Software is excited to see Oracle’s deepening commitment to Linux. Business Service Management from BMC Software with the Oracle Linux program meets customer demand for lower cost and higher quality support for their infrastructure.”
—Bob Beauchamp, President and CEO, BMC Software
“By using Brocade products in validated configurations and solutions, customers can deploy Oracle and Linux applications faster and with greater reliability and security. Brocade has conducted rigorous field testing alongside Oracle systems, and we are confident that our solutions provide customers with one of the most secure, data management solutions on the market today.”
—Tom Buiocchi, Vice President of Worldwide Marketing, Brocade
CA Technologies provides IT management solutions that help customers manage and secure complex IT environments to support agile business services. Organizations of all sizes leverage CA Technologies software and SaaS solutions to accelerate innovation, transform infrastructure and secure data and identities, from the data center to the cloud.
“Carrier Call is a leading global provider of innovative communication software products, solutions and services for the telecommunication industry. Carrier Call’s award-winning Interconnection, Traffic Management and Billing-Suite XCarrier enables wholesale and retail telecommunication operators to monetize on any voice interconnection. XCarrier 4.8 interconnection suite has achieved Oracle Database Ready, Oracle WebLogic Ready, Oracle Solaris Ready and Oracle Linux Ready status through Oracle Partner Network, demonstrating that Carrier Call has fully tested and supports XCarrier 4.8 on Oracle Database 11g Release 2, Oracle WebLogic Server 11g, Oracle Solaris 11 and Oracle Linux. Carrier Call got XCarrier 4.8 running on Oracle Linux with ease, and customers now have a choice as to the enterprise Linux offering they can run. Carrier Call and Oracle Linux and the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel provide top level performance and peace of mind to customers.”
—Markus Wehinger, COO, Carrier Call GmbH
“Our participation in the Oracle Linux support program reflects our commitment to ensuring that customers get the ongoing, optimal value and support they need to manage their data centers with Oracle Linux and Centrify DirectControl. Our market and technology leadership provides a strong complement to Oracle’s customer-centric initiative.”
—Shreyas Sadalgi, Head of Business Development, Centrify Corporation
Cisco Unified Computing System with Oracle technologies—including Oracle Databases, Oracle VM, Oracle Linux, Fusion Middleware, and business applications—help global customers transform business and improve performance in the data center.
CommVault is an Oracle Partner Network (OPN) Platinum Partner dedicated to providing superior Oracle database protection, backup and recovery options for Oracle Linux and other popular environments. Oracle Linux reduces IT costs while providing scalability, performance and reliability to enterprise applications and workloads. The Simpana common platform provides total data management for data running on Oracle Linux, including data protection, archive, snapshot and replication, all from within a single user interface.
“Compellent’s support for Oracle Linux gives customers complete confidence and industry-leading ease of use for enterprise-class network storage solutions running on Linux. Compellent offers Oracle customers a feature-rich SAN with automated tiered storage at the block level, enabling them to improve utilization, simplify replication, and speed data recovery in their enterprise. When combined with Oracle’s industry-leading support for Linux, organizations stand to benefit even further.”
—Phil Soran, Chairman, CEO, and President, Compellent
Confio Software develops database performance solution for DBAs, IT managers, and database developers, for both physical and virtual server environments. Confio’s flagship product, Ignite 8, helps eliminate bottlenecks, speed problem resolution, and reduce the cost of operations for Oracle databases. Ignite is supported on Oracle Linux.
“As the leading provider of integrated revenue intelligence solutions and as an OPN Gold partner, cVidya is committed to supporting the varied systems present in telecommunications organizations. The Oracle Linux with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel is an increasingly important platform for critical telecom analytics applications. cVidya is committed to supporting the Oracle Linux while delivering the highest business value to our customers”.
—Amir Gefen, Director of Business Development, cVidya Networks
“As a leading provider of enterprise metadata management and data governance software, Data Advantage Group prides itself in providing vendor neutral solutions to our clients. By supporting Oracle Linux and Oracle VM, Data Advantage Group is enabling an even greater range of customer choice.”
—Geoff Rayner, CEO, Data Advantage Group, Inc.
Daum Communications, one of South Korea’s largest internet content delivery and services providers, runs Oracle FIN & HRMS supported by Oracle Linux to maximize business efficiency.
“The Oracle Linux Program makes current business systems more stable while significantly enhancing users’ experience. We believe that our customers will achieve higher benefits and lower cost of ownership by using the products and services provided by the cooperation between Dawning and Oracle.”
—Hua Nie, Vice President of Dawning
“As a customer with first-hand experience of Oracle’s outstanding support organization, Dell will use Oracle to support Linux operating systems internally. Oracle’s new Linux support program will help us drive standards deeper into the enterprise. Today we’re announcing that Dell customers can choose Oracle’s Linux program to support Linux environments running on Dell PowerEdge servers.”
—Michael Dell, Chairman of the Board, Dell
Dialogic PowerMedia XMS energizes application delivery by boosting performance with state of the art mixing of media-rich communications, software with seamless transition to virtualization and cloud, and telco-hardened scalability. PowerMedia XMS is integrated with the Oracle Communication Converged Application Server. Enhancing that solution set is validation and certification on Oracle Linux and VM, elevating what is possible for our mutual customers to achieve with these market leading software technologies.
dynaTrace helps Oracle Linux applications run faster and more predictably. Our solutions optimize the full application lifecycle: Production edition (when monitoring for problems is no longer enough, proactively identify the true root cause of application issues), Test Center edition (reduce test reruns, automate documentation, never pull logs again, give development exactly what they need to diagnose and resolve issues the first time without guesswork, even for 3rd party code), and Development Team edition (enable proactive performance and scalability testing, build better apps faster with less effort and greater reliability).
“By adding support for Oracle Linux early in the adoption process, Ecora is giving users confidence that they’ll be able to maintain appropriate controls over these newly deployed systems.”
—Bryan Cote, Senior Product Manager, Ecora Software
Egenera joins the Oracle Linux support program, offering seamless support for Oracle Linux through new Oracle Validated Configurations.
“We see the Oracle Linux Support Program as a strategic approach to ensuring that end-users have access to truly global, enterprise-class support for their Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Oracle Linux environments. At Egenera, we believe in customer choice. Our support of the Oracle Linux program is indicative of our mission to provide customers with fully supported and interoperable solutions for the enterprise data center.”
—Kathy Yenke, Vice President of Business Alliances, Egenera
“Profiling Java application servers in production requires a great deal of trust in the combination of operating system and Java profiler. JProfiler supports Oracle Linux because it plays an important role in production environments of our enterprise customers. We are committed to testing and fine-tuning our native profiling agent on this platform.”
—Ingo Kegel, CEO, ej-technologies.com
“The combined powers of EMC and Oracle solutions bring superior reliability, scalability, high availability, and now, enhanced enterprise supportability to Linux users. We are confident that joint Linux solutions from EMC and Oracle will deliver enterprise scale and quality while lowering the cost of infrastructure for our customers.
—Joe Tucci, Chairman, CEO, and President, EMC
“Emulex has been a long-time partner with Oracle in driving innovation into the open source community, and into customer data centers through the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel support and certification. Emulex’s industry-leading I/O connectivity solutions, delivered through all major OEMs, have always been certified with Oracle Linux and are being used across data centers today, worldwide. These customers can be assured that our mutual certification testing facilitates a smooth implementation regardless of the platform they choose.”
—Shaun Walsh, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Corporate Development, Emulex
“Oracle and Emulex have been fully committed to the Linux data integrity initiative, working to build industry standards and developing solutions for end-to-end data integrity. Today’s news marks a significant milestone in this effort.”
—Scott McIntyre, Vice President of Product Marketing, Emulex
“Like Oracle, FalconStor stands committed to delivering high-quality, available enterprise software solutions for open systems that will simplify and cut the high cost of IT today, and we have optimized our portfolio of totally open data protection solutions for high availability and performance on Oracle Linux. We embrace the Oracle Linux Support Program because it helps ensure our continued delivery of integrated data protection and storage management applications that meet the demands of Oracle Database deployments on Linux in the enterprise.”
—Bernie Wu, Vice President of Business Development, FalconStor Software
“We are excited to be working with Oracle on a joint development project to integrate Force10 Network’s Open Automation framework with Oracle VM. The Force10 Open Automation Framework gives data center managers the choice to select the best technology for their needs, avoiding vendor lock-in. By working with Oracle, our joint customers can choose industry leading products such as Oracle VM and Oracle Linux.”
—Michael O’Brian, VP of Alliances, Force10 Networks
“Fujitsu has a long history of offering our customers a choice of operating systems and platforms to run their business-critical applications. We are pleased to partner with Oracle on the Linux Support program and the validation of Oracle Linux with our PRIMERGY server family. The Oracle Validated Configurations ensure our customers are getting a proven and reliable platform that is ready to run their business at a lower cost and a reduced energy footprint.”
—Jens-Peter Seick, Senior Vice President x86 Servers, Fujitsu
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The GridIron TurboCharger SAN Application Accelerator boosts the performance of Oracle data warehouse and OLTP based applications up to 10x by providing RAM-like access speeds to data blocks containing database tables and indexes. The TurboCharger supports a variety of configurations of Oracle Database Enterprise and Standard Editions (versions 9i, 10g and 11g) including single node, multinode Real Application Clusters (RAC) and Automatic Storage Management (ASM) configurations running on different operating systems including Oracle Linux.
Halcyon Software experts in cross-platform systems management are delighted to announce that the Halcyon Network Server Suite management tools are 100% certified to run natively on Oracle Linux. With predefined "out of the box" templates we can monitor and automate tasks and actions on the Oracle Linux operating system. Oracle's Enterprise wide products and reliability in the industry coupled with their commitment to the Oracle Linux operating system lays the foundation for future technological breakthroughs, Halcyon are proud of their partnership with Oracle and ability to embrace the technology.
—Donnie MacColl, Technical Services Director, Halcyon Software
“HGST is a leader in high-performance storage for enterprise and hyperscale markets. We are pleased to partner with Oracle. Support for Oracle Linux with the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel brings reliability and scalability to these markets where uptime is a foremost consideration. By working closely with Oracle to certify HGST products, we assure that deployments are done quickly and that the ongoing customer experience is outstanding.”
—Mike Gustafson Sr. Vice President and General Manager, HGST
“We are pleased to extend our relationship with Oracle to offer customers industry-leading Hitachi storage systems optimized for Oracle Linux. As an active partner in the Oracle Linux Support Program, we are able to bring tested, supported and reliable enterprise-class Linux-based storage solutions that demonstrate our ongoing commitment to open-standards.”
—John Mansfield, Executive Vice President, Global Solutions Strategy and Development,
Hitachi Data Systems
“HP is pleased to certify and support ProLiant servers running Oracle Linux with the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel. By using HP ProLiant servers in Oracle Validated Configurations and solutions, customers can deploy Linux applications faster and with greater confidence, reliability and security.”
—Séamus Egan, Vice President, Global Alliances, HP
Oracle Linux solutions running on Huawei’s proven and reliable servers and storages result in an unparalleled customer experience. Customers benefit from the collaboration between Huawei and Oracle to achieve unmatched business results.
—Yelai Zheng, President, Huawei IT Product Line
“Oracle’s support for Red Hat Linux will encourage broader adoption of Linux in the enterprise. IBM shares Oracle’s goal of making Linux a reliable, highly standard, cost effective platform for mission critical applications backed by world class support.”
—Bill Zeitler, Sr. Vice President and Group Executive, IBM Systems and Technology Group
“Informatica takes pride in being the leading independent data integration vendor of choice for thousands of Oracle customers, and we continue to invest to make sure customers can fully leverage the combined Oracle and Informatica foundation. Achieving Oracle Ready status for Oracle Database, Oracle WebLogic Server and Oracle Linux empowers customers and gives them the confidence that they are equipped with cost-effective, high performance capabilities.
—Girish Pancha, Executive Vice President of Data Integration, Informatica
Information Builders’ award-winning combination of business intelligence and enterprise integration software has been providing innovative solutions for the past 30 years. WebFOCUS, the world’s most widely utilized business intelligence platform as well as iWay Software suite which provides state of the art, multi-purpose, pre-built integration components are now available on Oracle Linux.
“Oracle’s Linux Support program is good news for customers. The Ingram Micro and Oracle relationship will further expand the adoption of Linux through the channel.”
—Kevin M. Murai, President and Chief Operating Officer
“We are excited to expand our long-standing relationship with Oracle into the exciting and fast-growing Linux segment. As an active partner in the Oracle Linux Support Program, we are able to bring tested, supported and reliable enterprise-class Linux-based storage solutions that demonstrate our ongoing commitment to open-standards.”
—Tom Urban, Director of Marketing, InMage Systems
Innovation Data Processing, a worldwide provider of comprehensive business data protection applications, announces support for FDR/UPSTREAM on Oracle Unbreakable Enterprise kernel. FDR/UPSTREAM is a complete data protection solution for corporate data distributed across a heterogeneous network helping organizations meet enterprise business-continuance obligations while helping reduce downtime and implement rapid recovery.
“Having worked with Oracle for many years in the enterprise computing space, we believe that the Oracle Linux Support program will bring tremendous value to our mutual Linux customers. Our work with Oracle on this program will be an important extension to our longstanding enterprise computing relationship.”
—Paul Otellini, President and CEO, Intel Corporation
“We got KnowledgeTree running on Oracle Linux with ease, thanks to the operating system’s Red Hat Enterprise Linux compatibility. Our customers now have a choice as to the enterprise Linux offering they can run KnowledgeTree on.”
—Daniel Chalef, KnowledgeTree developers Jam Warehouse
“As an Oracle partner, Kroll Ontrack is uniquely positioned to provide comprehensive data recovery support for Oracle Linux and Oracle VM. Our suite of solutions and custom development capabilities —created through extensive research around this technology—are designed to address any scenario predominantly caused by human error or natural disasters.”
—Todd Johnson, VP of Ontrack Data Recovery operations, Kroll Ontrack
“Oracle’s Linux Support program is a compelling program. The combination of Kronos’ expertise in workforce management solutions and Oracle’s infrastructure and services are appealing to customers running on Linux.”
—Peter George, CTO, Kronos
“Lanamark enables Oracle partners to accelerate adoption of integrated hardware and software solutions with Oracle Linux through application intelligence, capacity planning and unified analytics across physical and virtual infrastructure. Using Lanamark Suite, Oracle partners can assist customers with migration planning to Oracle Linux from other Linux and Unix platforms and model Oracle Linux deployments across a broad range of hardware configurations from Oracle and Oracle alliance partners.”
—Mark Angelo, CEO of Lanamark
“Oracle software is important to us and our customers. We’re excited to be working with Oracle and are fully committed to offering tested Oracle solutions on Lenovo ThinkServer systems. We believe that Oracle Linux certification is just the first step in an ongoing collaboration between Lenovo and Oracle to ultimately deliver enterprise-scale solutions that help customers run their businesses efficiently.”
—Roy Guillen, Vice President and General Manager, Enterprise Product Group, Lenovo
“Oracle’s strength in the enterprise combined with their focus on driving the Oracle Linux Support program makes them a great partner for Likewise. Together we provide a great solution for mixed network environments that desire to integrate their Oracle Linux systems with Microsoft’s Active Director for authentication, policy, and audit purposes.”
—Rosie Hausler, VP of Marketing, Likewise Software
“LINBIT is proud to deliver the best high availability and disaster recovery centric storage technology: DRBD. LINBIT and Oracle Linux are an unbeatable combination both in price and functionality. Enjoy peace of mind knowing that LINBIT has certified DRBD as a supported option for any customer utilizing Oracle Linux. DRBD replication software is the quickest and most effective transaction safe technology available for Linux, hands down.”
—Kavan Smith, CEO, LINBIT Americas
NerveCenter is a network management platform that enables IT managers to easily detect and rapidly rectify the problems that plague today’s distributed networks. LogMatrix NerveCenter supports Oracle Linux in 32 and 64 bit versions.
“Materials Design and our customers rely on high performance computing to solve challenging materials problems. When calculations can take days to finish, even when running in parallel, and we are running simulations all day every day, a stable and reliable platform is an absolute must. We provide a comprehensive simulation environment so that our customers can focus on the science—Oracle Linux provides the foundation that makes it all possible.”
—Paul Saxe, COO, Materials Design
McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux delivers always-on, real-time anti-virus protection for Linux environments. Its unique, Linux-based on-access scanner constantly monitors the system for potential attacks. Regular automatic updates from McAfee Labs protect your enterprise from the latest threats. With the McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) platform, you can efficiently deploy and manage remotely from ePO’s single, web-based console. McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux supports Oracle Linux 5 & 6, both Red Hat compatible and Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel.
“The Oracle Linux Support Program provides Mellanox with additional opportunities to deliver InfiniBand interconnect technology into mainstream enterprise applications and verticals. The combination of Mellanox InfiniBand technology and Oracle Linux provides end-users with a robust, best-in-class price/performance clustering solution with leading scalability.”
—Wayne Augsburger, Vice President of Business Development, Mellanox Technologies
“MENTIS is one of the leaders in Information Lifecycle Management for Sensitive Data. Named a visionary by Gartner, MENTIS provides intelligent, automated solutions to help organizations identify, manage and protect sensitive data housed in enterprise applications and databases, across a variety of platforms. MENTIS continues its innovation by certifying MENTIS solutions for Oracle Linux deployments.”
—Rajesh Parthasarathy, CEO, MENTIS Software
“Mercury has a successful track record of providing customers with Business Technology Optimization solutions to help drive successful business outcomes in heterogeneous application environments. Linux is fast becoming a platform of choice for many enterprise customers. As a long-standing Oracle partner, Mercury is committed to supporting our joint customers to achieve success in their Linux platform initiatives with Oracle.
—Tony Zingale, President and Chief Executive Officer, Mercury
“Micro Focus is a world leading enterprise application development and modernization organization. Linux is the enterprise platform of choice for many of our clients. Through our partnership with Oracle, we continue to provide genuine application platform choice for our joint customers, and are delighted to support the Oracle Linux platform. This addition to our comprehensive array of development and deployment platforms reinforces both our commitment to choice for our customers as well as our continued support for Oracle as a leader in the enterprise environment.”
—Chris Livesey, Chief Marketing Officer, Micro Focus
“Milletech believes in giving customers wide choice of operating systems to run mission critical business solutions like ReARTS, our grants analytics product on Oracle Linux Operating System. This is certainly offers customers a proven and reliable platform at a lower cost.”
—Nasir Mujawar, CTO, Milletech Systems Inc.
Oracle Linux and Oracle VM have been integrated into the Mirantis OpenStack distribution, offering joint customers a supported, enterprise-grade OpenStack distribution optimized for running workloads.
“MoreVRP is a database APM and virtual resource partitioning solution with numerous installations on Oracle Linux. Oracle’s support for Linux has made these installations easy and efficient. The combination of MoreVRP with Oracle Database running on Oracle Linux provides our customers with peace of mind combined with top level performance. Thanks to this winning combination our users benefit from rock solid quality of service, stable SLAs and optimization of their resources. Oracle’s strong support and commitment to Linux will continue to benefit our customers.”
—Irad Deutsch, CTO, More IT Resources
As a leading provider of enterprise job scheduling and workload automation solutions, MVP Systems Software is committed to supporting the disparate systems and applications present in the enterprise. By providing support for Oracle Linux and joining the Oracle Partner Network, JAMS Job Scheduler satisfies the requirements for a top notch enterprise job scheduling solution at an affordable price. We are excited to introduce JAMS Job Scheduler to all Oracle Linux users.”
—Scott McCausland, VP, MVP Systems Software
/n software is a leading provider of software components for Internet, security, and E-Business development. Developers can use /n software libraries on Oracle Linux to easily add robust communications and secure messaging capabilities to any application designed for Oracle Linux.
NaviSite, Inc. is the premier provider of complex hosting, application management and managed cloud services for enterprises. The company provides a full suite of reliable and scalable managed services, including application services, industry-leading enterprise hosting, and managed cloud services for enterprises looking to outsource IT infrastructure and lower their capital and operational costs.
For more than two decades, NEC and Oracle have enjoyed a customer-focused partnership that delivers optimized solutions that address the most demanding mission critical and performance requirements. Through this partnership, NEC and Oracle have worked together to optimize NEC hardware and software products to work optimally for the Oracle environment. As a result of this effort, NEC’s Express5800 Server Family has delivered record-breaking performance and full support for Oracle Linux and Oracle VM.
“NEC and Oracle have enjoyed a long history of collaboration in delivering mission-critical, optimized solutions to NEC’s customers. We look forward to the continued delivery of optimized Oracle platform solutions that continue to demonstrate the benefits of the NEC-Oracle alliance.”
—Mike Mitsch, Vice President, Enterprise Technology Unit / IT Group, NEC Corporation of America
“The world’s largest enterprises must have the flexibility to quickly and continually adapt to today’s rapidly changing business requirements, without incurring risk. The Oracle Linux Support program is designed to drive the key benefits of Linux—including flexibility, reliability, and simplicity—directly into the data center. The longstanding relationship between NetApp and Oracle has enabled us to continuously deliver superior enterprise solutions to enable business agility and improve reliability—all tenets of the NetApp brand.”
—Tom Georgens, CEO of NetApp Inc.
Organizations are adopting application-driven virtualization with Oracle VM 3 in order to take advantage of the unique end-to-end capabilities that Oracle integration provides. When using Net Optics Physical and Virtualization Tap solutions, organizations achieve total visibility for compliance, security, performance and network management.
“Oracle is #1 database on Linux and one of the key contributors to Linux mainline. We are very pleased and confident in supporting Oracle Linux. The performance and scalability of Neuralitic’s solution is largely attributed to the enterprise-grade components of Oracle Linux with the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel and its optimization. These allow us to deliver a trusted solution that has been jointly engineered and tested with Oracle, and this is very satisfying for us.”
—François de Repentigny, Vice President, Marketing and Alliances, Neuralitic Systems Inc.
“Newgen Software is a leading global provider of Business Process Management (BPM), Enterprise Content Management (ECM), Customer Communication Management (CCM), Document Management System (DMS), Workflow and Process Automation. We at Newgen are truly excited about certifying Oracle Linux on our platform. As Linux adoption continues to grow, Newgen and Oracle will continue to offer enterprise-class solutions that enable our customers to capitalize on the promise of lower cost with Linux. Newgen, along with Oracle Linux, provides a comprehensive solution and reliability for enterprise environments.”
—Sanjay Pandey, Associate Vice President (Product Development), Newgen Software Technologies Ltd.
“NICE delivers Technical Cloud Products and Solutions, to worldwide customers, boosting productivity, saving money on IT and enabling faster design cycles and collaboration. Our remote visualization technology for high-end 3D applications, NICE Desktop Cloud Visualization, supports Oracle Linux.”
—Paolo Maggi, R&D Manager, NICE
“Running Oracle Linux with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel on Nimble Storage’s flash-optimized hybrid storage arrays offer our joint customers greater performance, enhanced availability with data protection, and simplified management and scalability. Certifying and supporting our solutions on Oracle Linux ensure seamless compatibility, while our Oracle Validated Configurations with Cisco UCS reduce risk and simplify deployments through a converged infrastructure model.”
—Radhika Krishnan, VP-Product Marketing & Alliances, Nimble Storage
“As more enterprises continue to adopt a heterogeneous environment, they need robust solutions to effectively protect all of their valuable IT assets, including platforms and applications that cover Linux, UNIX, and Macintosh. As one of the key solution providers that support multiplatform and applications, PatchLink is excited to see Oracle’s move to provide a powerful solution that protects the Linux environment. To that end, PatchLink will be extending our remediation solutions to patch content that Oracle provides from time-to-time.”
—Rich Hlavka, Senior Vice President of Business Development, PatchLink
Perception Software's Encompass is an intelligent navigation solution that delivers product information unmatched in quality, immediacy and ease-of-use, giving everyone across the information chain the ability to make smarter decisions faster. Encompass is supported on Oracle Linux providing customers with an essential platform for critical product data applications. Click here for more about the Oracle and Perception partnership.
“PerfCap Corporation is a leading provider of Performance Management and Capacity planning software. Some of our customers monitor and do capacity planning for as many as 40,000+ servers using our PAWZ software. Many of their critical applications run on Oracle Linux and it was their requirement that our software support Oracle Linux.”
—Prem S. Sinha Ph.D., President and CEO, PerfCap Corporation
PortaBilling Oracularius, a VoIP billing and customer platform from global communications infrastructure company PortaOne, is built on Oracle Linux, giving Tier 1 and fast-growing Tier 2 providers complete launching, pricing and provisioning capabilities combined with virtually unlimited scalability and assured reliability in Oracle Real Application Cluster (RAC) environments.
Precise automatically identifies the root causes behind slow SQL statements and database performance issues. Proactive reports for database optimization are presented to users in real-time. Clear instructions are given to address the problem, including “what-if” analysis capabilities to predict the impact of a change before it is made. Precise is supported across a wide array of platforms, including Oracle Linux.
Puppet Labs’ IT automation software enables systems administrators at companies of any size to deliver the operational agility and efficiency of cloud computing at enterprise-class service levels, scaling from a handful of on-premise servers to tens of thousands in the cloud.
“Pure’s all-flash storage array, fully supported on Oracle Linux with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel, provides new levels of resiliency, simplicity, and predictable high performance. Through its inline data reduction technologies, Pure delivers these benefits at a much lower cost compared to the financial and operational costs of traditional disk-based solutions. Pure is pleased to partner with Oracle in order to make business transformation through real-time data processing and analytics an affordable reality for almost any customer.”
— Geoff Hough, Director of Strategic Alliances, Pure Storage
Oracle’s StorageTek 8 Gb FC PCIe HBAs and Sun Storage 10 GbE FCoE CNAs offer not only performance, but also the confidence that each has been fully tested with and optimizes an Oracle Linux stack. As components of Oracle’s Validated Configurations, which are pre-tested and certified architectures, the StorageTek 8 Gb FC PCIe HBAs and Sun Storage 10 GbE FCoE CNAs are integral to the Linux validated architectures and enterprise solutions. Pre-esting configurations such as these enables organizations to confidently deploy these solutions, knowing that they will achieve the high performance, scalability, and reliability they have been seeking.
Qualys, Inc. is the leading provider of on demand IT security risk and compliance management solutions delivered as a service. Qualys’ Software-as-a-Service solutions are deployed in a matter of hours anywhere in the world, providing customers an immediate and continuous view of their security and compliance postures.
“Quest’s commitment is to help organizations with heterogeneous systems simplify their approach to identity and access management. This is particularly true with the growing number of organizations running Oracle Linux and Oracle VM. Quest is proud to enable these critical systems to participate as full citizens in a unified identity namespace for centralized management, single sign-on, delegated privileged account management, audit, and strong authentication.”
—Jackson Shaw, Sr. Director, Product Management, Identity Management, Quest Software
Rackspace delivers enterprise-level hosting services to businesses of all sizes and kinds around the world.
“The Helix Universal Media Server from RealNetworks gives customers an unparalleled solution to universally deliver media. By certifying Oracle Linux we are pleased to provide Linux-based organizations a comprehensive media solution for their content delivery needs.”
—Bill Schneider, Helix Product Manager
For more than 25 years, SanDisk has been transforming digital storage with breakthrough products and ideas that push the boundaries of what’s possible. Our flash memory products and technologies work with Oracle Linux to accelerate virtualization, databases, cloud computing, big data and performance applications. From e-commerce retailers to the world’s social media leaders and Fortune Global 500 companies, our customers are improving the performance and efficiency of their data centers with SanDisk technology to accelerate the critical applications of the information economy.
SAP certifies its products on Oracle Linux, including Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel. Unicode versions of SAP products based on SAP NetWeaver 7.0x are certified for Oracle Linux starting with Oracle Linux 5.5. This certification includes Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel. For details, see this list of supported platforms or the SAP on Oracle Database community on the SAP Community Network.
With Oracle Linux, our customers can run superior SAS® Business Analytics solutions on a robust enterprise operating system for Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud and other Oracle systems platforms. Oracle Linux has been fully tested with SAS and is a Tier 1 supported operating system,” said Cheryl Doninger, SAS Senior Director, Research and Development.
As a supporter of Oracle Linux with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel, Seagate delivers enterprise storage and intelligent data acceleration to Oracle end users. Oracle and Seagate are committed to maintaining the latest drivers for the Seagate Nytro Accelerator Card in the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel to provide the greatest level of functionality and compatibility. This commitment helps ensure that administrators can easily and reliably integrate the Seagate portfolio of world-class products into the Oracle Linux environment. In addition, Oracle and Seagate work together to ensure the Seagate Nytro Accelerator Cards also support the latest releases of Oracle VM. This collaboration is designed to help administrators reliably utilize market leading PCIe-based flash technology and streamline infrastructure deployment and management with Oracle VM.
“SEP Software offers a single backup and disaster recovery solution for Oracle Linux environments of any size. SEP's flagship solution, SEP sesam, uses its multi-streaming technology to facilitate unlimited simultaneous data streams, which significantly reduces backup windows. SEP is cross-platform, multi-OS and supports popular databases, including Oracle Database 9i, 10g and 11g. Exceptional remote management capabilities allow users to easily and efficiently manage thousands of locations around the globe from one central location. SEP specializes in replacing multiple backup software products with one standardized solution for every environment.”
—Tim Wagner, President, SEP Software Corp.
“Sightline Systems has chosen Oracle Linux as the operating system for our new virtual appliance due out in the Summer of 2015 based on quality, cost, and available support. For Oracle Linux users, the Sightline Power Agent for Oracle Linux collects and reports performance data for all key components: CPU,Memory, Disk, Network and File Systems, and hundreds of other metrics including Process Information.”
“The Oracle Linux support program is helping our joint customers streamline the deployment process of business critical applications. Oracle clearly understands that users are looking for affordable solutions that have been rigorously proven and tested, and are delivered with world-class support. By providing that peace of mind, this program is providing significant cost and time savings to customers and partners alike.”
—Bob Williamson, Senior Vice President of Product Management, SteelEye Technology, Inc.
“SkyView Partners are leaders in managed security services as well as security administration and compliance software. We are pleased to announce that our Policy Minder OPEN product now fully supports Oracle Linux and we are excited to be part of the Oracle Linux ecosystem.”
—Carol Woodbury, President, SkyView Partners, Inc.
“SolidFire is a market leader in all-flash storage systems built for the enterprise and next generation data center. Leveraging SolidFire’s all-flash architecture, with volume-level Quality of Service (QoS) controls, customers now can guarantee storage performance to thousands of applications within a shared infrastructure. Coupling this functionality with in-line data reduction techniques and system-wide automation results in substantial capital and operating cost savings relative to traditional disk and basic all-flash storage systems.
SolidFire is verified for the Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux distribution. With Oracle OpenStack customers can confidently deploy SolidFire in their OpenStack infrastructure while taking advantage of the efficiency, performance, scalability and security of Oracle Linux and Oracle VM. ”
Storgrid is a secure software platform for creating Enterprise File Sync and Sharing (EFSS) solutions that protect information when workers use mobile devices or distribute files to others. Storgrid is a Java based application certified with Oracle VM and Oracle Linux and connects to storage platforms, such as Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance, using the SMB (Cifs) protocol or NFS using the OS layer to connect, offering a complete EFSS solution.
“Since Storix began offering System Backup Administrator for Linux almost 10-years ago, Linux quickly became our fastest growing market segment and is today our largest installed base. We, at Storix, are very excited about the future of Oracle Linux and Oracle VM; we stand committed to offering Oracle customers the most comprehensive bare-metal recovery solution.”
—Anthony Johnson, President and Founder, Storix, Inc.
“The support of Oracle Linux is a direct result of SugarCRM customers’ demand for high-quality, reliable CRM applications. SugarCRM has been a member of the Oracle open source partnership for the last two years, and this announcement expands our Oracle database integration into the Oracle Linux Support Program.”
—Paul Oh, Director of Technology Alliances at SugarCRM
“Symantec is excited to help its customers achieve the best high availability, disaster recovery and storage management for their physical or virtual Oracle Linux environments. Symantec’s 6.0 data center solution suite that includes Veritas Cluster Server, Veritas Storage Foundation, Veritas Cluster File System and Symantec ApplicationHA running on Oracle Linux, helps enterprises meet rigorous SLAs and get the most out of their evolving data centers, while reducing complexity and driving down costs.”
—Doug Matthews, VP Product Management, Symantec
“Our clients look to us for leading-edge SOA products. Now, in conjunction with the Oracle Linux Support program, our products provide clients with greater flexibility to choose a sound and cost-effective enterprise solution. Through our partnership with Oracle and the Oracle Linux Support program, our clients are presented with a one-stop shop for full-service support.”
—Tom Hetterscheidt, Vice President of Product Development, Synoran
“We are pleased to expand our alliance with Oracle by participating in the Oracle Linux Ready program. This confirms our commitment to support joint customers and offer them innovative, resilient solutions, just like GGTFM, TAS integrated platform, optimized for Oracle Linux, providing Interbank Networks and Messages management.”
—Massimiliano Quattrocchi, Head of TAS Software Factory
“It was important for TeamQuest to add support for Oracle Linux as our customers and prospect base demanded it. The Linux support program feeds TeamQuest’s strategic position and delivers business value to our mutual customers.”
—Scott Adams, Director of Product Management, TeamQuest
TECBRA, a leading solution provider of telemedicine and telehealth solutions chose Oracle Linux and Oracle Database 11g DICOM for their PACS (Picture Archive and Communication System) platform. PACS enables medical personnel to perform remote analysis of radiology images and to report on exams over the Internet.
“Oracle Linux and Oracle Database 11g DICOM took our Eclipse Radiology and Hemodynamic PACS solutions to the next level.”
—Helder Pereira, CTO, TECBRA Telehealth Solutions.
“Oracle’s Linux enables our IT reseller customers to deliver a compelling solution that substantially lowers end users’ infrastructure and support costs. Together, Tech Data and Oracle are focused on bringing enterprise-quality, cost-effective Linux solutions to the channel.”
—Ken Lamneck, President, Tech Data Corporation
As a member of the Oracle Linux support program, Tectia is able to deliver security solutions empowered with Oracle IT-leading platforms and applications, specifically the Oracle Linux platforms. Tectia supports Oracle Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel, a critical platform for many customers in the financial services industry. Tectia Corporation, (formerly SSH Communications Security Corp.) is the market maker in real-time information security solutions for modern, networked organizations.
“Tegile Systems is a leading provider of intelligent flash storage arrays. Our mission is to accelerate the transformation of enterprise IT by changing the performance and economics of enterprise storage. Our flash storage arrays, with patented IntelliFlash™ architecture, deliver high I/O and low latency for applications and databases running on Oracle Linux and Oracle VM. We extensively test Oracle products with Tegile flash storage platforms to ensure our joint customers achieve business acceleration along with significant data reduction in their mission critical Oracle deployments.”
— Narayan Venkat, CMO Tegile Systems, Inc
“Tenable Network Security is committed to protecting any business or government from modern risk and threats. As the leading provider of vulnerability, threat compliance monitoring and IT risk management solutions, Tenable believes in platform neutrality and choice. By supporting many applications, platforms, devices or hardware — from the ground to the cloud — including Oracle Linux, Tenable offers customers the broadest, most complete protection available.”
—Vatsal Sonecha, VP of Business Development
“SUM4JVM by Thinking Software dynamically analyzes your applications in development and production. We pinpoint every multi-threading issue your application experiences in real time allowing you to verify and increase reliability. SUM4JVM can make the applications in your Oracle Linux environments more reliable than ever before.”
—Daniel F.W. Shapiro, V.P. Business Development & Alliances, Thinking Software Inc.
As a supporter of Oracle Linux, Tom Sawyer Software provides software for building advanced data visualization and social network analysis applications. Enterprises and governments, as well as organizations in Telecommunications, Financial Services, Defense and Intelligence, Life Sciences, and Manufacturing use Tom Sawyer products to discover hidden patterns, complex relationships, and key trends in large and diverse data sets. Tom Sawyer products address the needs of demanding visualization and analysis projects, enabling the recognition of challenges and emerging opportunities.
Oracle and Trend Micro are working together securing the data center. Security for Oracle Linux is now available with the latest Trend Micro Deep Security. Deep Security is a comprehensive server security platform designed to provide server, application and data security across physical, virtual and public/private/hybrid cloud servers. Comprised of anti-malware, firewall, IDS/IPS, web application protection, integrity monitoring and log inspection technologies in one solution, Deep Security prevents data breaches and business disruptions and enables regulatory compliance while simplifying operational complexity.
The Troux 9 Suite of business applications unlocks the full power of Enterprise Architecture to provide IT leaders with instant access to reliable intelligence, better insight into complex interdependencies and comprehensive impact analysis through scenario planning. As a result, IT teams can accelerate and scale business change initiatives, with faster and more informed decisions, expertly executed initiatives and unprecedented accountability to the business - helping organizations to reduce costs, minimize risks and enhance business agility. The Troux 9 Suite is supported on Oracle Linux.
“Trusted Computer Solutions (TCS) certified our automated OS lock down tool, Security Blanket with Oracle Linux earlier this year due to customer demand. Oracle Linux is very compatible with Red Hat Enterprise Linux so the certification was very straightforward. We have a number of customers who are currently securing their Oracle Linux operating systems with Security Blanket and we look forward to continued growth with Oracle through its Oracle Linux program.”
—Sherryl Dorch, Vice President of Marketing, TCS
“Linux is a leading choice for our enterprise clients looking to modernize and deploy mission-critical applications on open systems. Unisys is excited to be a recognized solutions provider in the Oracle Linux Support Program including the Oracle Validated Configurations Program. As a long-time partner with Oracle, we continue working together to ensure Unisys customers realize the full cost, security, and benefits from today’s enterprise class Linux based solutions. These solutions leverage Unisys industry experience and our scalable and secure server platforms.”
—Kevin McHugh, Vice President and General Manager, Unisys Enterprise Solutions.
“Unitask Output Director, the industry leading Oracle EBS output management solution, offers support for all Oracle EBS environments including Oracle Linux. Hundreds of Oracle EBS customers have automated printer setups and configurations using Unitask Output Director resulting in a dramatic reduction in the time and labor associated with this previously mundane, manual task.”
—Joe McGee, Vice President of Sales, Unitask Software
“Our customers will benefit from the combination of UniCluster’s simplicity, the enterprise-class support delivered through the Oracle Linux Support program and the consistency Intel Cluster Ready provides to HPC application environments.”
—Gary Tyreman, VP and general manager of HPC for Univa UD.
“Committed to deliver world class solutions in liquidity risk management and regulatory reporting, vertiv has certified its product suite, RQUEST, on Oracle Linux. As an active partner in the Oracle Linux community, we are able to deliver robust, configurable and high-performance systems to our customers.”
—Chandra Mohan, CTO, vertiv Inc.
Veryant’s innovative software offerings provide a complete environment for COBOL application development, deployment, and modernization.
“The Linux operating system is an increasingly important target platform for application migration and modernization. Veryant supports Oracle Linux including the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel and is committed to enhancing the business productivity of our customers.”
—Dovid Lubin, VP of Technical Operations, Veryant
“Whether you use Oracle database software for data warehousing, online transaction processing (OLTP), or analytics, Violin Arrays ensure the lowest latency for data access, provide high bandwidth, and scale to hundreds of terabytes of data so that even the largest Oracle databases can be stored in flash memory. In addition, our partnership with Oracle Linux and Oracle VM ensures the lowest total cost of ownership at enterprise-class reliability and availability for our joint customers.”
—Narayan Venkat, VP of Product Management, Violin Memory
Double-Take Availability for Linux provides affordable data protection for Oracle Linux servers, ensuring minimal data loss and enabling immediate recovery from any interruption, from a single-system outage to a complete site-loss disaster. Changes are captured continuously and replicated to one or more recovery servers that can be anywhere you want, in another building or on another continent.
“We are delighted to collaborate with Oracle in enabling enterprises deploying Oracle 11g R2 Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) in Oracle Linux environments to securely store and manage encryption keys with Vormetric Key Management.”
—Todd Thiemann, Senior Director Product Marketing, Vormetric
Lightstreamer Server, the push engine for real-time data streaming, is pure Java. It works perfectly on Oracle Linux, thanks to the tight integration between Oracle Linux and Oracle JDK.
“Oracle and Zend have a long-standing commitment to the PHP community, with a history of collaboration that has ensured integration between Oracle and Zend’s PHP-based solutions. Together, we are now delivering an enterprise-grade PHP stack from top to bottom supporting the development, deployment, and management of business-critical PHP applications on Oracle. This full stack will also ease deployment in virtual environments using Oracle VM.”
—Andi Gutmans, CEO, Zend
Zettapoint delivers database optimization solutions that dramatically reduce the TCO of database storage subsystems while optimizing business application performance. Our flagship solution, DBclassify, provides unparalleled usage-based classification for optimizing Oracle databases and their associated multitier storage environments. Running on Oracle Linux and Oracle Linux with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel (UEK), DBclassify provides our customers the option to choose a cost effective, reliable and industry standard approach.
“Support for Oracle Database and Oracle Linux is a vital component to our overall strategy: to make open source backup and recovery solutions a viable alternative for all enterprise customers. We have stayed true to the open source innovation philosophy and are using only open standards and native tool sets in our implementation. Oracle users now have an affordable solution that is so easy to use that it can be administered by DBAs and IT managers alike.”
—Chander Kant, Founder and CEO, Zmanda
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