Oracle RAC and database clustering
- August 09, 2010
Oracle won’t support Oracle RAC on VMware at all, largely for political and outdated technical reasons, according to end users, consultants and vendors.
- August 09, 2010
With Oracle RAC and VMware both growing in popularity, end users might be tempted to combine the two. So what are the pros and cons of running Oracle RAC on VMware?
- March 25, 2010
In this Oracle grid computing and cloud computing special report, learn about the difference between grid and cloud computing, the cloud and grid products that Oracle offers and users’ future plans for adoption.
- September 22, 2009
Oracle made no major architectural enhancements to the 11g R2 database, but it made some useful changes and added some clunkers, too.
- September 01, 2009
Oracle released its new 11g R2 database today. But will users embark on an Oracle 11g upgrade? And why should they?
- August 26, 2008
Outgrowing its Microsoft environment, Case Central turned to Oracle RAC to meet its scalability and availability needs.
- August 28, 2007
Online matchmaker eHarmony migrated from Microsoft to Oracle to meet its need for greater scalability.
- July 18, 2007
Oracle RAC and other clustering solutions are in wide use, but adoption of grid computing is still slow amid fears of high cost and complexity, a new IOUG survey finds.
- May 03, 2007
Oracle book author Mike Ault talks about the upcoming Oracle Database 11g's new SQL replay and memory management capabilities.
- April 24, 2007
Rich Niemiec identifies three major trends in the Oracle database world: grid computing, Oracle on Linux and the mixed-resource model.
- March 20, 2007
Oracle Database 11g will offer new automated management features that should allow DBAs to concentrate on more strategic issues. We talked to an Oracle honcho to find out more.
- January 22, 2007
Oracle is beefing up its support program for Red Hat Linux users with the new Oracle Management Pack for Linux.
- January 17, 2007
Oracle Database expert Brian Peasland explains why he has little use for the planned XML upgrades in Database 11g and offers advice for DBAs hoping to get certification.
- December 12, 2006
The latest version of Oracle's flagship DBMS offers a host of XML-related upgrades.
- October 18, 2006
Oracle OpenWorld kicks off next week and IOUG president Ari Kaplan says RAC, grid computing and high availability will be some of the hottest topics of discussion among attendees.