Exadata Database Server Patching using the DB Node Update Utility

Today the 'DB Node Update Utility' (dbnodeupdate.sh utility) has been made available. The 'DB Node Update Utility' automates all the steps and checks to upgrade Oracle Exadata database servers to a new Exadata release and replaces the manual steps. The dbnodeupdate.sh utility includes the latest best practices and (more...)

Exadata Maximum Availability Tests

Recently Oracle published the below video created by our group (MAA  team) which demonstrates Exadata's High Availability in the face of hardware and software failures.  This video is a great showcase on how Exadata handles hardware and software failures. These are tests Oracle does on a daily basis for (more...)