Oracle Announces Oracle VM 3.3 Release
The new release delivers more flexibility, ease of use, and management features, as well as support for OpenStack that provides customers and partners with additional choices and interoperability.
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Technology Preview of OpenStack Icehouse with Oracle Linux and Oracle VM Now Available
The technology preview of the Icehouse release for Oracle Linux and Oracle VM is now available. The Icehouse release is a fast and easy way to deploy OpenStack, giving customers an excellent starting point to deploy the OpenStack Icehouse release and test it in their environment. This release is an important step in the process of making OpenStack a first-class enterprise solution.
Getting Started with Oracle VM, Oracle Linux, and OpenStack
This white paper guides readers through the setup of an OpenStack deployment with Oracle VM and Oracle Linux with the latest Icehouse release of Oracle's tech preview release. Readers can easily build a multinode OpenStack deployment using Oracle VM and Oracle Linux.
Focus on Virtualization and OpenStack at Oracle OpenWorld 2014
Oracle OpenWorld 2014 is rapidly approaching. Join us in San Francisco from September 28 to October 2, 2014. This is a unique and intense five days of knowledge-sharing and learning, as well as networking with your peers and decision-makers. Join the virtualization and OpenStack sessions to get the latest insights from the product team and also hear directly from customers.
Learn About the Oracle Virtualization and OpenStack Sessions
Continuing a five-year tradition there is again an Oracle Linux and Virtualization Showcase at Oracle OpenWorld. This year we are pleased to welcome the following Oracle Linux, Oracle Virtualization, and OpenStack partners to the showcase: A10 Networks, Amitego AG, Dell, eG innovations, Fortinet, Fujitsu, Intel, Lenovo, Mirantis, NuageNetworks—an Alcatel-Lucent venture, Secure24, SEP Software Corporation, Solidfire, and Tegile. Please join us for this year's showcase. It's a rare opportunity to interact directly with partners to learn about their latest innovations and see product demos of Oracle Linux and Oracle VM, OpenStack, and much more.
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Oracle VM Test Drive Workshop on Cisco UCS
September 28, 2014, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. PT (Lunch is included.)
Courtyard Marriott San Francisco Downtown
299 Second Street, San Francisco (Two blocks east of the Moscone Center; please note, this is not the San Francisco Marriott)
Before you invest in server virtualization, take a test-drive and look under the hood at the Oracle VM engine on the Cisco UCS server. Oracle VM application-driven virtualization combined with Cisco UCS is designed from the ground up to drive virtualized workloads and deliver a powerful and cost-effective infrastructure for the cloud. Join this workshop for a unique opportunity to learn hands-on how you can deploy a four-node Oracle Real Application Cluster or build a private cloud using Oracle VM, Oracle Linux, and Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c on the UCS platform. Admission is free. Space is very limited.
Updated Oracle VM Storage Connect Plug-in for Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance Now Available
The storage connect plug-in for Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance has been updated to enable Oracle VM 3.3 to provision and manage Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance.
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On-Demand Webcast: Top Five Key Reasons Why Oracle VM Is Best for Oracle Database
Watch Francisco Munoz Alvarez, author of "Oracle Database 12c Backup and Recovery Survival Guide" and an Oracle Ace director, as he reviews his benchmark performance findings of Oracle VM versus the leading virtualization solution with Oracle Database as a workload.
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On-Demand Webcast: Tips from the Experts—Rapidly Deploying Powerbroker with Oracle VM Templates
Watch this webcast to hear from a BeyondTrust expert as he shares his experience on how quickly an Oracle VM Template can be created to simplify and accelerate the deployment of Powerbroker.
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White Paper: Why Oracle VM Is the Best Platform for Deploying Oracle Database
Application-driven server virtualization delivers value beyond the benefits of traditional server virtualization. Oracle VM application-driven virtualization is specifically designed for rapid deployment of large enterprise workloads. This white paper examines in-depth why Oracle VM is the best platform for enterprise workloads.
Hands-on Lab: How to Migrate from VMware and Red Hat to Oracle Linux and Oracle VM
This hands-on lab takes you through the best practices for migrating an existing Oracle Database workload from VMware vSphere to Oracle VM. It also walks you through how to migrate to Oracle Linux a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 guest exported from VMware by downloading Oracle's Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel from Oracle's public yum server.
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Oracle VM Cost Calculator: Oracle VM and Oracle Linux vs. VMware vSphere and Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Take two minutes to click through the new Oracle VM cost calculator and discover the additional savings you can realize with the combined Oracle VM and Oracle Linux calculations. While you're at it, you can also see how much the combination will save you in license costs compared to VMware vSphere and Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
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