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  • Database 12c puts Oracle private cloud deployments more in reach

    LAS VEGAS -- The "c" in Oracle Database 12c stands for cloud, according to the software vendor. And one prominent Oracle expert says the new database indeed has some features that could benefit organizations looking to build out an Oracle private...

  • The case for commodity hardware vs. Oracle Exadata architecture

    LAS VEGAS -- Cliff Burgess spent 12 years in Oracle pre-sales, trying to sell customers on the company's products and licensing.

    But when he became IT director at Gentex Corp., an IT shop flush with Oracle Corp.'s products, two years ago,...

  • Does Oracle database technology make sense for your company?

    When a business adopts Oracle database technology, how should it go about deciding whether and when to deploy it?

    Donald Sullivan, database specialist, VMware: What I think is amazing is that you have this culture where bad...

  • Database server virtualization wars: VMs vs. Oracle RAC

    Database server virtualization is always tough. Should you put multiple VMs on one machine or spread your database instances across several servers?

  • Former Xsigo CIO: Oracle virtual appliance will be all about the software

    The former CIO of Xsigo, an I/O virtualization company bought by Oracle last year, thinks he knows what its virtualization appliance will look like.

  • Achieving Oracle database consolidation with 12c and multi-tenant

    If you have struggled with scaling database services, you're not alone. For some database administrators, dedicated database deployments have them at a breaking point. For others, schema-based shared deployments have had limited success. Well,...

  • Quiz: Oracle Multitenant and Database 12c

    Test your knowledge of the database virtualization feature Oracle Multitenant and the release of the Oracle 12c database by taking this quiz.

  • Tidbits from Oracle quarterly results in Q4 2013

    Oracle quarterly results were announced on Wednesday, with earnings up about 2% year over year, but profits down slightly. Oracle's investment in sales and marketing -- to the tune of a 10.5% increase -- meant that the company's expenses were up...

  • container-based virtualization (operating system-level virtualization)

    Container-based virtualization is a virtualization method that uses a single kernel to run multiple instances on a single operating system.

  • Top 5 Oracle stories of 2013

    Oracle was once best known for its relational database platform, but now the company has a massive presence in all facets of IT: database, applications, middleware, hardware. The list could go on. As such, there is no single type of Oracle...

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