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Oracle Announces Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux 1.0

Now generally available, the Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux distribution allows users to control Oracle Linux and Oracle VM through OpenStack in production environments. Based on the OpenStack Icehouse release, Oracle’s distribution provides customers with increased choice and interoperability. Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux is available as part of Oracle Linux Premier Support and Oracle VM Premier Support at no additional cost.
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Virtual Compute Appliance: Software Release 2.0.1 Now Available

The latest software release of Oracle's Virtual Compute Appliance, release 2.0.1, delivers external storage support, management VLAN support, an integrated command-line interface, and many more enhancements.
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Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.3.18 Released

Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.3.18 has just been released. This maintenance release improves stability and fixes regressions. For more details, see the change log.
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Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux Installation and User's Guide

This document guides readers through the setup of an OpenStack deployment with Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux. It demonstrates how to install the product with Oracle VM and Oracle Linux and provides guidelines to easily build a multinode OpenStack deployment using Oracle VM and Oracle Linux.
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Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux High Availability Guide

Oracle Clusterware provides the infrastructure necessary to run Oracle Real Application Clusters. Oracle Clusterware can also manage user applications and other resources, such as virtual IP addresses. This document shows you how to use Oracle Clusterware to manage Oracle OpenStack nodes to make its services highly available.
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Oracle VM 3.3 Integration with Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c

Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c enables management of the entire stack of enterprise applications that drive crucial business services as well as orchestrates end-to-end management of cloud-based services. With the latest virtualization plug-in update (, Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c works seamlessly with Oracle VM Manager 3.3.
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Oracle VM: Built for Rapid Enterprise Workload Deployment

November 13, 2014, 9 a.m. PT
Oracle VM application-driven virtualization is built for enterprise workloads. Designed and continuously tested with Oracle Database, applications, middleware, systems, and third-party applications, Oracle VM is proven in both Oracle production and customer environments to deliver the massive scale and availability required for the enterprise. Watch this webcast to hear how Oracle VM is uniquely suited for Oracle Database and enterprise applications.
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Oracle VM: Built for Enterprise Applications, Optimized for Oracle Database

November 17, 2014, 9 a.m. PT
The Oracle VM application-driven architecture is designed for massive scaling and support of large enterprise workloads. It ensures rapid provisioning, simple and standardized deployment, and integrated management, including high-availability support to keep business-critical functions flowing uninterrupted. Whether used for testing or production, Oracle VM is the right tool for the job in deployment of Oracle Database. Watch this webcast to learn more about how Oracle VM can help you achieve efficiency, flexibility, and cost savings in your virtualization journey.
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Oracle OpenWorld 2014 Highlights

Thank you to our customers, partners, and guests for another very successful year for the virtualization products at this event. Oracle OpenWorld 2014 boasted approximately 65,000 in-person attendees and thousands more online. Here are a few highlights.

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Wim Coekaerts

Wim Coekaerts Talks about Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux 1.0 (20:27)

Learn about Oracle's adoption of OpenStack and Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux 1.0. Learn how this integrated, highly available enterprise-grade cloud platform delivers choice and interoperability.

Oracle OpenStack Chalk Talk

Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux 1.0 Chalk Talk (8:32)

Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux is designed for the enterprise. In addition to the interoperability in OpenStack, with Oracle there is also built-in high availability and integration with MySQL.

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Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux 1.0

Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux 1.0 Architecture Overview

Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux is an enterprise-grade cloud solution. It is designed with built-in high availability and integration with Oracle Linux and MySQL to help power business-critical applications for the cloud.

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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 by combining Oracle VM and Oracle Linux. 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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Read the latest white papers from the Oracle Virtualization team.

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Oracle Virtualization Blog

Stay current with the latest news, technology, and strategy for Oracle’s virtualization solutions.

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Securitas Direct Will Be Able to Manage up to 100 Million Verisure Alarm Signals per Day with Oracle’s Internet of Things Solution

Portic Barcelona Modernizes Port Management System, Achieves 32x Performance Improvement

Read About More Oracle VM Customer Successes

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Mellanox CloudX Platform Now Supported with Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux

Nuage Networks Delivers SDN Integration with Oracle OpenStack with Oracle Linux

SolidFire Announces Support for Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux

eG Innovations Delivers End-to-End Performance Management for Oracle Linux and Oracle VM

SEP—Backup and Disaster Recovery Solution Certified for Oracle Linux and Oracle VM

Lenovo Servers Support the Latest Oracle VM 3.3

Lenovo Servers Support the Latest Oracle Linux and Oracle VM

Oracle Validated Configurations for Oracle Linux and Oracle VM

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Oracle VM Server for x86: Administration Training Course

Want to get started on Oracle VM Server for x86? Take the 3-day, instructor-led Oracle VM Server for x86: Administration training course from your own desk as a live virtual event, or travel to an education center for an in-person session.
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Virtual Technology Summit

November 18, 2014 | Online Event | North America

Virtual Technology Summit

November 26, 2014 | Online Event | Europe, Middle East, and Africa

Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure, and Operations Management Conference

December 2–5, 2014 | Las Vegas, Nevada

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