Why Customers are Choosing OCI

Oracle Cloud is the first public cloud built from the ground up to be a better cloud for every application. By rethinking core engineering and systems design for cloud computing, we created innovations that solve problems that customers have with existing public clouds. We accelerate migrations of existing enterprise workloads, deliver better reliability and performance for all applications, and offer the complete services customers need to build innovative cloud applications. There are six key reasons customers are choosing Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) for all their cloud workloads.

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1. Far easier to migrate critical enterprise workloads

Many enterprise applications are challenging to move to the cloud, as most hyperscale cloud providers were architected on a virtual machine model with resources shared through the compute hypervisor and oversubscribed networks. This older cloud computing architecture makes it difficult for enterprise applications to run at the expected levels of performance and availability without typically significant modification, which adds complexity and risk. Enterprise applications and other performance-sensitive on-premises applications were designed to run best on: scale-up architectures for resource scaling (not scale-out); ultra-low latency networks; persistent connections to relational databases; and clustering of resources for availability. OCI was designed with key cloud technologies to address the requirements of enterprise applications.

Customer success with enterprise cloud migrations

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Mazda

Moved their inventory management system to OCI without any application changes. Reduced costs by 50%.

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Alliance Data Systems

Migrated their HCM and financial planning, along with 60 TB of key data to OCI. Performance increased by 25% and costs were reduced by 40%.

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Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank modernizes the data handling software behind various trading, risk management, and capital planning systems to gain a competitive edge.

2. Everything you need to build modern cloud native applications

While OCI is designed to be better for enterprise applications, the same innovations in networking, compute, and storage make cloud native applications more performant, resilient, and scalable. OCI has the broad cloud services and partner ecosystem you need to build production cloud native apps.

OCI is designed to be a better cloud for your entire development toolchain with support for cloud services from an array of partnerships.

3. Autonomous services automatically secure, tune, and scale your apps

Autonomous services are designed to automate the patching and performance tuning of the operating system and the database. Misconfiguration and poor optimization can rob an application of its performance, and misapplied security patches can introduce vulnerabilities into the system. Autonomous services are designed to reduce risk and cost of human error by:



Automating provisioning of new databases and compute instances


Automating configuration of user access


Automating encryption of services


Automating online patching and updating


Automating resource scaling as demand changes


Automating performance tuning

Oracle Autonomous Services

Oracle applies this automation, and additional workload-specific optimization, with the Autonomous Database across key database use cases including data warehousing, transaction processing, and document databases. Oracle also fully automates the operating system with Autonomous Linux, which automatically performs patches and updates while the system is running, ensuring 99.995% availability.

Customers who rely on autonomous services

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Aon

Integrated sales and marketing data in Autonomous Data Warehouse. Experienced 50X to 60X faster query performance than on-premises, better security, and saved 15 hours of weekly admin time.

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Lyft

Consolidated 30 financial and operational systems into a new financial data warehouse that provides a single source of truth. Autoscaling provides performance for peak fiscal reporting periods and flexible costs.

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Siemens

Moved a complex project information and management system to the cloud in just two weeks. Improved performance and realized up to 90% cost and time savings compared to on-premises.

4. Oracle Cloud provides the most support for hybrid cloud strategies

We designed the architecture of Oracle Cloud to support a wide range of deployment options for customers. Customers can run an entire OCI region from within their data center, move entire on-premises VMware environments to public cloud regions, or deliver OCI services like Exadata and Roving Edge right to the site of the work needed. Oracle also has a unique interconnection with Microsoft Azure to provide low-latency, unified identity, multicloud services in 12 regions around the world. Whether customers have already chosen a primary cloud provider, or are earlier in their cloud adoption, they can modernize their business with the control, performance, and value of OCI's range of hybrid choices.

Customers’ success with hybrid cloud strategies

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NRI

Moved its mission-critical SaaS applications to a Dedicated Region, which are used by nearly 70% of the capital markets firms in Japan. They increased both cost and operational efficiency compared to its on-premises deployment.

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Entel

Moved its business applications and VMware workloads to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. They cut infrastructure costs by 50% compared to on-premises and reduced administration and monitoring efforts by 90%.

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Tim Brasil

Tim Brasil will migrate 7,000 servers, 35,000 cores, 1,200 databases, and 15 petabytes of storage. Core billing, CRM, custom DB applications, and VMware will move to OCI. The Oracle–Azure Interconnect will provide 40 Gbps, federated identity, and a 99.95% SLA.

5. Our approach to security—built in, on by default, at no extra charge

When building the next-generation cloud, we didn’t just improve the architecture, but also improved key attributes such as security. In most public clouds, apps are built, then as they become larger and more functional, security is bolted on to the application and the services that run it. Every application you want to secure requires a host of different services, often with different pricing per service. At OCI, we’ve designed security into the core experience from the start of your application build or migration, and we’ve made most of our security tooling free as part of your environment.


Oracle Cloud compliance

Oracle has an extensive cloud compliance program designed to help customers operate globally in a complex and rapidly changing business and regulatory environment. Oracle manages more than 80 global, regional, and industry-specific programs to provide third-party attestations like SOC, ISO, HIPAA, and FedRAMP, and advisories for standards like GxP, NIST, GDPR and FISC. Data privacy regulations vary from region to region, and OCI actively maintains programs to comply with standards such as PCI-DSS. OCI further protects privacy by providing services that are region-specific by default, with additional privacy features, as well as published data processing standards and regular reporting of law enforcement requests.

6. OCI offers superior price-performance

In designing Oracle Cloud, we wanted a cloud that performed better for every application, but also had better price-performance. To do this, we made our pricing globally consistent, where the cost for a compute or storage service is consistently low across all regions to simplify adoption. We made our pricing competitive without requiring customers to make significant, multiyear commitments. We designed core cloud capabilities, such as security and container management, to be included in the cost of compute, not as an add-on charge. We built better performing networks, but also priced the movement of data out of the cloud in recognition of how our customers are building multicloud networks to serve their customers.

Beyond service pricing, we're continually making it easier to work with Oracle Cloud. We've backed our services with the most comprehensive SLAs, where we financially guarantee not only availability, but also the performance of our network and storage services as well as your ability to manage services through APIs at all times. To simplify migration, we include the design, planning, and migration of your workloads into the cloud at no extra cost, through our Cloud Lift program. Finally, we can reduce your software license support costs by 25 to 33 percent as you scale your OCI usage through Oracle Support Rewards.

The benefits add up. Let’s say you're moving a custom application to OCI. You can opt for lower Bring Your Own License pricing for Oracle Database in the cloud, get no-cost engineering support to move your application, and reduce your overall costs through volume OCI discounts and by earning Support Rewards.

Customers choose OCI for performance and cost advantages

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Subaru

Moving to OCI eliminated on-premises expansion costs and complexity, giving Subaru the resources to perform HPC calculations on demand.

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8x8

Provides scaled cloud-based web conferencing to 20 million monthly active users. They saved 80% on networking by moving, and improved performance by 20%

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State of Texas

Expects to reduce costs by 50% for its statewide ERP that supports 150,000 employees.

 

Komplette cloud-infrastruktur- og platformtjenester til enhver arbejdsbelastning

OCI tilbyder en fælles samling af mere end 100 tjenester i hver cloud-region. Få alle de tjenester, du har brug for – fra containere og VMware til AI – for at migrere, modernisere, bygge og skalere din IT. Automatiser alle dine arbejdsbelastninger, herunder både eksisterende og nye applikationer og dataplatforme.

Udviklertjenester

Udviklertjenester

Byg, ibrugtag og håndter moderne cloud-applikationer ved at bruge udviklervenlige værktøjer og tjenester.

Integrationstjenester

Integrationstjenester

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure-integrationstjenester forbinder enhver applikation og datakilde for at automatisere processer fra start til slut og centralisere styring. Den brede vifte af integrationer med forudbyggede adaptere og tilpasning med kun lidt kodning forenkler migrering til clouden, mens hybrid- og multicloud-drift strømlines.

Procesautomatisering

Styring af fuld API-livscyklus

Begivenhedsdrevet

Meddelelsessystem

Analytics og BI

Analytics og BI

Opnå omfattende business intelligence med udvidede analyser for at hjælpe din organisation med at vokse gennem unik indsigt.

AI og maskinlæring

AI og maskinlæring

Tilføj nemt intelligens til dine applikationer og arbejdsbelastninger med forudbyggede opfattelses- og beslutningsmodeller og køreklare chatbots, eller byg og oplær dine egne modeller med vores dataforskningstjenester.

Big Data og Data Lake

Big Data og Data Lake

Opnå nye indsigter på tværs af alle dine data med vores omfattende platform af styrede Spark-, Hadoop-, Elasticsearch- og Kafka-kompatible tjenester kombineret med klassens bedste data warehouse- og datastyringstjenester.

Regnekraft

Regnekraft

Sikker og elastisk regnekraftkapacitet i clouden, der går fra fleksible virtuelle maskiner (Flex VM'er) og Bare Metal-servere med høj performance til HPC og GPU'er.

Lagring

Lagring

Håndter vigtige brugsscenarier med lokal, objekt-, fil-, blok- og arkivlagring efter behov.

Containere og funktioner

Containere og funktioner

Ibrugtag mikrotjenesteapplikationer på højtydende, styrede, open source Docker-, Kubernetes- og Fn Functions-tjenester.

Netværk

Netværk

Opret sikker forbindelse til et isoleret virtuelt cloud-netværk (VCN), der kan tilpasses, som hjertet af din cloud-ibrugtagning. Flyt data til 25 % af omkostningerne hos andre cloud-udbydere.

Open source-databaser

Open source-databaser

MySQL HeatWave er en fuldt styret databasetjeneste, drevet af den integrerede HeatWave-forespørgselsaccelerator i hukommelsen. Det er den eneste cloud-databasetjeneste, der kombinerer transaktioner, analyser og maskinlæringstjenester i én MySQL-database og leverer sikre analyser i realtid uden kompleksiteten, ventetiden og omkostningerne ved ETL-duplikering.

Sikkerhed, observerbarhed og styring, compliance og omkostningsstyring og governance

Sikkerhed, observerbarhed og styring, compliance og omkostningsstyring og governance

Beskyt dine mest værdifulde data i clouden med Oracles sikkerhed først-tilgang og omfattende compliance-programmer. Oracle sikrer synlighed og maskinlæringsdrevet indsigt for at lette styringen på tværs af alle lag i stakken – uanset teknologi og placering.

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