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Oracle VM—Quantifying the Value of Application-Driven Virtualization
A leading analyst firm finds that Oracle VM beats VMware vSphere in time to deployment. Users can deploy Oracle Real Application Clusters up to 10 times faster with Oracle VM Templates and Oracle E-Business Suite nearly 7 times faster.
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Just Announced: Oracle Secure Global Desktop 4.7
Oracle announced the general availability of a new release of Oracle Secure Global Desktop, a highly scalable and reliable application access solution that provides secure, browser-based access to applications hosted in the data center from a wide variety of client devices.
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Beyond Consolidation: An Application-Driven Approach to Virtualization
Dell Power Solutions magazine explores taming the virtualization wave with Oracle VM.
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Gabe Knuth from writes about the architecture of Oracle Secure Global Desktop and how it's used for secure application access.
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IOUG Launches Virtualization Special Interest Group
The IOUG’s virtualization special interest group (SIG) is guided by community thought leaders and provides an open forum in which to discuss and share key challenges, options, and best practices for virtualizing Oracle. Topics covered include server virtualization, desktop virtualization, storage management, Oracle VM, VMware, and EMC.
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Learn About Oracle Virtualization at Oracle OpenWorld
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Video from BriForum Video from BriForum Chicago 2012—High-Performance Storage for VDI
Discover how Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure can leverage local, third-party, and Oracle’s Sun Storage arrays for virtual desktop infrastructure deployments.
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Simplified, Anywhere, Applications Access with Oracle Secure Global Desktop
Learn how Oracle Secure Global Desktop can be used as an access layer for Oracle Applications to make enterprise and industry applications easier to deploy, manage, and access.
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Qualcomm Provides a Seamless Experience for Customers with Oracle WebCenter
In order to provide a seamless Web experience for its customers, Qualcomm teamed with Oracle partner Keste to deliver an integrated self-service portal that provides a single view of all processes. Watch this Webcast and hear how Oracle WebCenter has allowed Qualcomm to increase customer satisfaction, speed customer onboarding, and improve ROI by delivering a rich, personalized, and interactive experience to its end users.
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Oracle Virtualization Blog
Stay on top of the latest news, technology, and strategy for Oracle virtualization.

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Calculate Your Cost Savings with the NEW Oracle VM TCO Calculator
Use the newly updated TCO tool today and discover how much more you can save with Oracle VM vs. VMware (management costs included).
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Simplified Client Access for Oracle Applications
Application-Driven Virtualization with Oracle VM
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New Oracle Solaris 11 Zones Administration Course
This advanced course is designed for IT architects and system administrators who are responsible for planning and performing server virtualization tasks in the data center. Learn to perform the critical tasks associated with server and network virtualization through lecture, case studies that showcase best practices, and hands-on labs.
Oracle Virtualization Training from Oracle University
Oracle provides a comprehensive range of training on server and desktop virtualization. To learn more about these training opportunities, visit the Oracle University portal and click Virtualization. Be sure to check out the Oracle VM Server for x86 training schedule.

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Versace Reduces Virtualization Licensing Cost by 95 Percent by Switching from VMware to Oracle VM
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MySQL Connect
September 29–30, 2012
San Francisco, California

Oracle OpenWorld 2012
September 30–October 4, 2012
San Francisco, California

UKOUG Oracle Virtualization Special Event
October 15, 2012
London, UK

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