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Tech Article: Basic Network Configuration in Oracle Solaris 11 | Oracle Community
by Alexandre Borges. This article, which is Part 1 of a two-part series, focuses on Oracle Solaris 11 features that enable administrators to configure basic network functionality.
posted Tue, 19 Jan 2016 22:26:56 +0000
OTN Systems Newsletter - January 2016
The January 2016 OTN Systems newsletter is out now! Welcome our new ACE Director, Johan Louwers, and see the top videos and articles from the Systems community.
posted Thu, 14 Jan 2016 21:21:27 +0000
How to Build a Cassandra Multinode Database Cluster on Oracle Solaris 11.3 with LUN Mirroring and IP Multipathing
This article describes how to build a Cassandra single-rack database cluster on Oracle Solaris 11.3 and extend its overall availability with LUN mirroring and IP network multipathing.
posted Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:35:15 +0000
Architecture Matters, Part 3: Next Steps—Optimizing for Database Performance, Security, and Availability
This article discusses how the latest Oracle-on-Oracle solutions optimize business-critical applications and database analytics.
posted Tue, 01 Dec 2015 17:37:25 +0000
Using zonestat to Monitor Solaris Zones | Oracle Community
This article gives a short overview of the monitoring tool zonestat, which can be used to monitor the zones in Solaris 11, and discusses the monitoring of CPU resources and memory resources of native Solaris zones.
posted Tue, 22 Sep 2015 21:49:59 +0000
Managing the Lifecycle of Oracle Linux Systems Using Spacewalk | Oracle Community
This article describes how administrators can use Spacewalk to manage the lifecycle of Oracle Linux systems. It explains core concepts and common best practices for a Spacewalk deployment. The article also highlights how Spacewalk can perform initial Oracle Linux provisioning with Kickstart and then automate subsequent software maintenance operations through system lifecycles such as Development, Test, Acceptance, and Production (DTAP).
posted Thu, 17 Sep 2015 16:49:54 +0000
How to Minimize the Size of Your Oracle Solaris... | Oracle Community
This article describes the minimal recommended local Image Packaging System (IPS) package repository for Oracle Solaris operating system packages.
posted Thu, 10 Sep 2015 12:53:07 +0000
How to Apply Read-Only Protection with Oracle S... | Oracle Community
Learn how to configure an Oracle Solaris 11.3 system to lock down the host and virtual environments with read-only protection using Oracle Solaris Immutable Zones.
posted Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:23:03 +0000
Comprehensive Data Protection on Oracle SuperCl... | Oracle Community
This article describes how Oracle SuperCluster provides a superior platform for deployment of enterprise-scale applications and database workloads and multitenant private cloud services by protecting information while at rest, in use, and in transit.
posted Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:10:04 +0000
Part 8 - Mirroring the ZFS Root Pool | Oracle Community
Part 8 of a series that describes the key features of ZFS in Oracle Solaris 11.1 and provides step-by-step procedures explaining how to use them. This article focuses on how to mirror the ZFS root pool to minimize the risk of data loss.
posted Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:25:22 +0000

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