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Oracle Announces OpenStack Support for Oracle Linux and Oracle VM

A technology preview of an OpenStack distribution that allows Oracle Linux and Oracle VM to work with the open source cloud software is now available. Users can install this OpenStack technology preview in their test environments with the latest version of Oracle Linux and the beta release of Oracle VM 3.3.
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Oracle Linux: Maximize Value, Minimize Cost

You have heard that Oracle Linux can help reduce costs, but have you wondered how? In this new white paper, learn about tools and technologies that are included at no additional cost in Oracle Linux, and how they can help you maximize value and minimize cost.
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The Value of Oracle Linux Support

Hear from Oracle Vice President of Customer Support Rosanne Park in this screencast on the value of Oracle Linux Support. Learn the benefits of Oracle Linux Support, including expert technical support, tools for patching and upgrades, and more, and hear how easy it is to switch to Oracle Linux Support with just a few simple steps.
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Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3 Quarterly Update 2 Now Available

The latest version of the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel, which provides the latest features and enhancements for Oracle Linux, is now available.
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Oracle E-Business Suite Preinstall Package Available for Oracle Linux 5 and Oracle Linux 6

One of the primary goals of Oracle Linux is to make it easy for customers to install and deploy Oracle software without needing to know if additional packages or other low-level configuration items might be necessary. A newly released preinstall package allows customers to install Oracle E-Business Suite on Oracle Linux 5 and Oracle Linux 6 quickly and easily. This new package joins the existing Oracle Database and Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c agent packages for Oracle Linux.
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New Unbreakable Linux Network Integration Features for Spacewalk

The Oracle version of Spacewalk now includes an Unbreakable Linux Network (ULN) plug-in that enables you to synchronize ULN content directly in to Spacewalk channels without registering the Spacewalk server with ULN.
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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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What Makes Oracle Linux the Best Platform for Oracle Database 12c

Because Oracle products are designed and tested to work together, there are distinct advantages to running Oracle Database servers and applications on an end-to-end Oracle solution stack, especially when that stack includes Oracle Linux.
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Read: Refinaria Nacional de Sal Improves Quality Control by Standardizing Financial, Production, and Distribution Processes

Read: Reliance Commercial Finance Accelerates Time-to-Market, Improves IT Staff Productivity by 70 Percent, and Enhances Competitiveness

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FlexPod Datacenter with Oracle Real Application Clusters (Oracle RAC) on Oracle VM or Oracle Linux

FlexPod Datacenter with Oracle RAC delivers industry-leading operating system and virtualization, networking, storage and server efficiencies, scalability, and highly secured and automated data management for immediate response to business opportunities. To deliver these results, the solution combines the NetApp Unified Storage Architecture with the Cisco Unified Computing System server platform, Cisco Nexus switches, Oracle Linux, and Oracle VM.
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Perception Software and Oracle Linux

Perception Software's Encompass is an intelligent navigation solution that delivers product information unmatched in quality, immediacy, and ease-of-use, giving everyone across the information chain the ability to make smarter decisions faster. Encompass is supported on Oracle Linux, providing customers with an essential platform for critical product data applications.
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LSI Corporation and Oracle

Learn more about LSI Corporation and Oracle with these resources.

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LSI Corporation: Increasing Database Performance on Oracle Linux

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Enhance Customer Experience with Nimble Storage SmartStack for Oracle

Nimble Storage SmartStack for Oracle provides prevalidated reference architectures that speed deployments and minimize risk. In this webcast, you will learn how Nimble Storage SmartStack for Oracle provides a converged infrastructure for Oracle Database online transaction processing and online analytical processing environments with Oracle Linux and Oracle VM.
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Extreme Performance with Engineered Systems

Download this e-book and read about how Oracle's engineered systems can power the cloud and streamline data center operations. You will discover how the systems can simplify your IT, lower their costs and risk, and help maintain the highest IT availability with extreme performance.
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Oracle Linux System Administration

This course comes in multiple modalities and covers a range of skills, including installation, using the Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel, configuring Linux services, preparing the system for Oracle Database, monitoring, and troubleshooting.

Preview Today: New Oracle Linux System Administration Training on Demand

Oracle Linux 5 and Oracle Linux 6 System Administration 1Z0-100 Certification

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Oracle Virtual Technology Summit

July 9, 2014 | Online event

Oracle Virtualization Strategy Day

July 10, 2014 | Munich, Germany

Cloud Computing with Oracle Virtualization Seminar

July 22, 2014 | Seattle, Washington
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Cloud Computing with Oracle Virtualization Seminar

July 23, 2014 | Portland, Oregon
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Cloud Computing with Oracle Virtualization Seminar

July 24, 2014 | Redwood Shores, California
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LinuxCon North America

August 20–22, 2014 | Chicago, Illinois

Oracle OpenWorld

September 28–October 2, 2014 │San Francisco, California

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