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Webcast: Virtualization and Cloud Made Simple and Easy with Oracle’s Latest Engineered System

Join Oracle Senior Vice President of Linux and Virtualization, Wim Coekaerts, on August 13 at 10:00 a.m. PT as Oracle unveils the latest engineered system. With the new system, you will be able to install and deploy your virtual infrastructure and applications in just hours.
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Get Ready for All Things Virtual at Oracle OpenWorld 2013

Join Oracle Virtualization at Oracle OpenWorld 2013. This year’s conference is scheduled from September 22 to 26 in San Francisco, California. The Oracle Virtualization program includes

  • The Virtualization general session, featuring Oracle’s virtualization strategy and roadmap
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White Paper: Why Use Oracle VM for Oracle Databases

An independent lab validation report from Francisco Munoz Alvarez of Revera compares Oracle VM to a leading virtualization solution and concludes that “Oracle VM is best for Oracle Databases” in all performance categories.
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White Paper: Deployment Considerations for Oracle Secure Global Desktop

Oracle Secure Global Desktop provides instant access to Oracle Applications and other enterprise software using just a web browser. Requiring no software installation on the device, and with support for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, and iPad, it’s the easiest way to access corporate applications and data on the go. This comprehensive white paper explains the architecture of Oracle Secure Global Desktop and can help administrators ensure a trouble-free deployment by highlighting key things to consider during the planning phase.
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Two New Oracle VM Templates for Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Release 3

Templates are now available for Oracle VM and Oracle VM VirtualBox to get you up and running quickly with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Release 3. These templates allow you to do full production deployments with Oracle VM, or testing and proof-of-concept installs with Oracle VM VirtualBox.
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Oracle Virtual Assembly Builder 12c Released

Oracle Virtual Assembly Builder enables administrators to quickly capture the configuration and binaries of a customized installation of Oracle Fusion Middleware, and create a collection of interconnected software appliances that can then be quickly deployed as virtual machine instances without custom scripting or manual intervention.
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Oracle VM Command Line Interface—Explore Command Line Basics


Oracle VM Command Line Interface—Explore Object Relationships

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Quantifying the Value of Application-Driven Virtualization with Oracle VM

Time is your IT department’s greatest commodity. So when a new report reveals that your IT staff can deploy Oracle Real Application Clusters up to 10x faster than a traditional install performed with VMware vSphere 5, it’s newsworthy.
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Three Key Reasons Why Oracle VM Is the Most Cost-Effective Foundation for the Private Cloud

Why Oracle VM Is Best for the Oracle Stack

Simplify Virtualization Lifecycle Management with Oracle VM and Oracle Enterprise Manager

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Oracle Virtualization Blog

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Deploy Oracle Applications 7x to 10x Faster with Oracle VM

Find out more about how Oracle VM enables you to deploy applications faster than VMware.

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Learn about Oracle University’s virtualization training offerings in our new virtualization curriculum video. View the entire Oracle Virtualization curriculum, available for you to train your staff or to resell to your customers. Don’t miss these new courses.

  • Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center 12c Virtualizing Systems
    This course covers how to use Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center to manage Oracle VM Server for SPARC implementations, and provides hands-on practice to augment your understanding of this virtualization technology.
  • Oracle VM Administration: Oracle VM Server for x86
    This course explores how to build the infrastructure for cloud computing. Expert Oracle University instructors will show you how to support enterprise applications by deploying pooled server resources to create virtual machines.
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