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Get the Most Out of Oracle Cluster File System 2 (OCFS2)

OCFS2 is a high-performance, high-availability, portable operating system interface-compliant general-purpose file system for Linux. Oracle Principal Technical Product Manager Robert Chase helps you get the most out of OCFS2 by describing how to use it with Oracle VM and Oracle Real Application Clusters on Oracle Linux, provides troubleshooting tips, and offers specific strategies for optimizing OCFS2 for your environment.
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Manage Ksplice Systems with Oracle Enterprise Manager

The Ksplice team is happy to announce the release of a simple network management protocol (SNMP) plugin for Ksplice. The plugin will let you use Oracle Enterprise Manager to monitor the status of Ksplice on all your systems, but it will also work with any monitoring solution that is SNMP-compatible.
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Watch a Replay of Virtual Sysadmin Day, and Register for the EMEA Event

Oracle's Virtual Sysadmin Day offers a fantastic opportunity to increase your knowledge of Oracle Linux, Oracle VM, and Oracle Solaris. In this online event, learn how to implement and work with Oracle Linux patch management, configure and deploy Linux containers, and more.
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Register for Virtual Sysadmin Day EMEA on March 18

How I Simplified Oracle Database 12c and Oracle Database 11g Installations on Oracle Linux 6

Learn how to simplify the installation of Oracle Database 12c and Oracle Database 11g on Oracle Linux 6 by installing the oracle-rdbms-server-12cR1-preinstall or oracle-rdbms-server-11gR2-preinstall RPM Package Manager, which automatically performs a number of tasks including installing required software packages, resolving package dependencies, and modifying kernel parameters.
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How Ksplice Squashes the HeisenBug

How Ksplice Squashes the HeisenBug

Oracle Senior Developer Tim Hill discusses how Ksplice can help customers running Oracle Linux troubleshoot bugs that seem to appear randomly.

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Oracle Linux Blog

Get the latest updates, product news, and upcoming events directly from the Oracle Linux team.

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Success Story: dcVAST Delivers Cloud Infrastructure as a Service in as Fast as One Week While Reducing Total Cost of Ownership by 50 Percent

Success Story: KT Gains Operational Efficiency by Deploying Cloud Services 50 Percent Faster While Lowering IT Investment and Staff Costs

Success Story: Acorn Paper Products Fills 98 Percent of Customer Packaging Orders in Under 24 Hours and Expands Business with New Online Store

Success Story: Universitair Ziekenhuis Gent Ensures Optimal Access to Hospital Applications and Patient Care Data

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ASUS Now on Hardware Compatibility List

ASUS successfully completed hardware qualification on Oracle Linux and Oracle VM.
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Oracle Linux and Oracle VM Partner: Tenable

By supporting many applications, platforms, devices, and hardware—from the ground to the cloud—including Oracle Linux and Oracle VM, Tenable offers customers the broadest, most complete protection available.
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Meet Your Business Goals with the HP/Oracle Alliance

HP has refreshed its Oracle alliances pages and features many Oracle Linux resources.
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Press Release: Emulex Optimizes Performance and Scalability for Virtualization and the Cloud with New Ethernet and Converged Network Adapters

Video: The Five Things Every Linux Administrator Should (and Should Not) Do When It Comes to Privileged Account Management

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Nimble Smartstack for Oracle with Cisco UCS

February 25, 2014, 11:00 a.m. PT
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Why Choose Oracle Linux for Your Oracle Database 12c Deployments?

Oracle Database on Oracle Linux helps customers lower IT costs while delivering high-quality service. In this webcast, Oracle experts cover specific optimizations, integrations, and the advantages of choosing Oracle Linux for Oracle Database.
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Oracle Linux System Administration

In this five-day instructor-led course, you get rich, hands-on experience with technology, including Ksplice, Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel, unbreakable Linux network, Lightweight Directory Access Protocol, Kickstart, preparing Oracle Linux systems to run Oracle Database, and much more.

Oracle Linux Certification

To prove your knowledge of Oracle Linux system administration, get certified with the Oracle Certified Associate, Oracle Linux 5 and 6 System Administrator course.

Oracle Linux Advanced System Administration Course

This three-day, live, instructor-led course is ideal for administrators. After taking this course, you will be equipped to use the advanced features of Oracle Linux to manage resources and file systems such as Btrfs and OCFS2, enabling you to get the most from your applications. You will develop troubleshooting skills using tools including DTrace and learn advanced storage administration skills.

Visit Oracle University's Linux Administration web page to get more information on these courses, sign up for an event, or register your interest in an additional event.

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Private Cloud with Oracle Linux and Oracle VM

February 26, 2014 | Berlin, Germany

Private Cloud with Oracle Linux and Oracle VM

March 6, 2014 | Paris, France

Oracle Linux and Oracle VM Enabling Private Cloud Seminar

March 11, 2014 | Stockholm, Sweden


April 7–11, 2014 | Las Vegas, Nevada

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