Data Tier Caching for SOA Performance by Kiran Dattani, Milind Pandit, Markus Zirn Learn from the people involved how a major pharma company used an Oracle Coherence Grid solution with Oracle SOA Suite to improve the performance of a composite application
Why an Application Grid? by Adam Messinger and Mike Piech One area ripe for innovation is the ability for application server instances to work together to enable more rapid deployment of new applications and hardware while at the same time improving the utilization of underlying physical resources.
Architectural Strategies for Cloud Computing Cloud enablers such as virtualization and grid computing allow applications to be dynamically deployed onto the most suitable infrastructure at run time. This elastic aspect of cloud computing allows applications to scale and grow without ‘fork-lift’ upgrades.
Grid Computing with Oracle Grid computing is a new IT architecture that produces more resilient and lower cost enterprise information systems. With grid computing, groups of independent, modular hardware and software components can be connected and rejoined on demand to meet the changing needs of businesses.