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Oracle Announces Oracle VM 3.2

Oracle recently announced a major update to its server virtualization solution, delivering unified management and enhanced automation capabilities for x86 Servers and Oracle SPARC Servers.
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Oracle Named Major Player in IDC Client Virtualization MarketScape 2012

IDC recently published their annual "MarketScape: Worldwide Client Virtualization Vendor Analysis" report. Customers use this document to compare desktop virtualization vendor offerings. In the 2012 report, Oracle is categorized as a "Major Player."
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Oracle VM Templates Now Available for Rapid Deployment of Oracle Applications on Oracle Exalogic

Oracle recently announced availability of Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1.3, Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne 9.1, Oracle’s PeopleSoft PeopleTools 8.52 and Oracle’s Siebel CRM and 8.2.2. These are the first Oracle VM templates specifically built for Oracle Exalogic, adding to the library of over 100 Oracle VM Templates already available.
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Oracle VM VirtualBox Wins Another Award

The readers of Linux Journal named Oracle VM VirtualBox “The Best Virtualization Solution for 2012.” And since Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.2 was released, several news outlets have posted their impressions of the software.
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New White Paper: The Value of Enterprise Desktop Virtualization from Oracle

The ESG Group takes a look at the trends driving the desktop virtualization market and how Oracle desktop virtualization solutions provide value to customers.
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New: Friday Tips Series on the Oracle Virtualization Blog

Use a new feature on the Oracle Virtualization blog to get your virtualization questions answered by Oracle’s experts. Submit anytime using the #askoraclevirtualization hashtag on Twitter. Questions are answered on Fridays.
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Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Administration Series

Advanced I/O Virtualization Architecture for Consolidating
High-Performance Workloads

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Oracle VM Disaster Recovery Best Practices Implementation with State University of New York

Join Joe Hoot, supervising programmer analyst for the State University of New York, to learn how he and his IT team implemented disaster recovery with Oracle VM. The team delivers IT services for 450,000 students, library systems for 64 campuses, and online courses for 256,000 students.
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A Better Approach to Enterprise Desktop Virtualization
This series of short screencasts explains how Oracle desktop virtualization solutions can help you design a better desktop management and application access strategy.
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Virtualized Infrastructure Simplified with Oracle VM and NetApp Storage and Data Management Solutions
Provisioning and deploying a virtual data infrastructure can be costly, time-consuming, and prone to error. Oracle VM and NetApp joint solutions, however, give you a single point-and-click interface to deploy your virtualized data infrastructure seamlessly in minutes.
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Oracle’s Technology Webcast Center
Visit Oracle’s new technology Webcast center—one stop for more than 200 Webcasts about Oracle technologies.
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Oracle Virtualization Blog
Stay on top of the latest news, technology, and strategy for Oracle virtualization solutions.

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Calculate Your Cost Savings with the 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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Calculate Your Cost Savings with the Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Calculator

Get Your Server Virtualization for Dummies E-Book Today

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Application-Driven Virtualization with Oracle VM

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Airbus Transmits Test Flight Performance Data in Real Time Without Compromising System Security, Scalability, and Performance

Danish Tax Authority (SKAT) Monitors Newly Deregulated, Online Gambling Market with Help from IT Platform

Ponelopele Oracle Secondary School Helps Boost Educational Test Results by Using Virtual Desktops

Machine-to-Machine Intelligence Reduces Its Customers’ Data Center Provisioning Costs by 76 Percent Through Flexible, Open-Standards-Based Middleware

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Oracle Virtualization Home Page

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Oracle Specialized Partner Oracle Exastack Partner Oracle Validated Integrations
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Oracle VM with Oracle VM Server for x86

This seminar teaches you how to build a virtualization platform using Oracle VM Server for x86, including Oracle VM Manager, and how to deploy highly configurable, interconnected virtual machines. The seminar is designed for students who are new to Oracle VM.

Oracle VM Server for SPARC Administration

The emphasis of this course is on providing practical Oracle VM Server for SPARC planning, configuration, and administration experience, while also covering the underlying technologies and best practices.

Oracle Fabric Administration (Formerly Xsigo Fabric Administration)

Learn the fundamentals of Oracle Fabric Interconnect (formerly Xsigo Fabric Director). Learn to describe, install, configure, monitor, and maintain Oracle Fabric Interconnect using Oracle Fabric Manager’s graphical user interface and the command line interface

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Virtual Sysadmin Day: Oracle Solaris, Oracle Linux, and Oracle VM

Get hands-on learning with file systems, install images, and management tools with Oracle Linux, Oracle VM, and Oracle Solaris.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 | 9:00–13:00 GMT / 10:00–14:00 CET

Oracle Desktop Virtualization Seminar

February 6, 2013
Linlithgow, Scotland

Oracle Desktop Virtualization Seminar

February 20, 2013
Birmingham, UK

Oracle Desktop Virtualization Seminar

February 21, 2013
Manchester, UK

Oracle at HIMSS 2013

March 3–7, 2013
New Orleans, Louisiana

Collaborate 13

April 7–11, 2013
Denver, Colorado

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