When a storage vendor enables the Oracle VM Storage Connect plug-in, their customers will be able to provision that vendor’s storage through the Oracle VM Manager. This will enable simpler management of virtual infrastructure, as well as faster provisioning of solutions in a cloud environment.
EMC Oracle Storage Connect Integration Module for EMC Symmetrix implements Oracle Storage Connect APIs for discovery and provisioning of EMC storage arrays. With the integration module installed in Oracle VM environment, customers are able to provision and manage EMC storage arrays through Oracle VM Manager. The combined solutions:
“By developing a Storage Connect plug-in, we are working with Oracle to drive innovation in the areas of storage provisioning and management.” said Tadashi Kumasawa, General Manager, Storage Planning Div. Storage Systems Unit, Fujitsu Limited. “Oracle and Fujitsu will accelerate their collaboration and deliver to customers reliable and high performance IT infrastructures which leverage Oracle VM Storage Connect framework running on Fujitsu’s ETERNUS storage and PRIMERGY PC Server platforms.”
“Hitachi Data Systems and Oracle are committed to delivering on the full promise of server virtualization to customers as demonstrated by the seamless integration of Hitachi Data Systems storage and Oracle VM. This integration not only simplifies Oracle VM deployment but also ensures the Oracle environment is tuned for optimal efficiency, resilience and, importantly, cost savings,”
—Jim Beckman, Vice President, Global Alliances, Hitachi Data Systems
NetApp has announced End of Availability of the Storage Connect Plugin. Existing Oracle VM Plugin customers are entitled for continued support. Please contact your NetApp Sales Rep or Sales Engineer.
Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance team released the new 2.0.0 version of the Oracle VM Storage Connect plug-in, which includes the following new features since the previous 1.0.3 release.
The new plug-in works with Oracle VM 3.2.x and 3.3.x. To download the software and read the documentation, visit: