Complément : Provisioning en Self service & Multi-tenant

Join me at the next OTN Virtual Developer Day

    Hi All, On February 4, 2014 at 9:30 am PT I will be talking on the next OTN Virtual Developer Day about Oracle VM and Oracle Database. Come and discover the answers for the following questions: Does an Oracle Database perform well on a virtualized environment? What virtualization technology is more stable and […]

Problems when doing a V2V or P2V of a windows server to Oracle VM

Some time ago, I received the request to migrate some Windows 2008 Servers to my Oracle VM farm and after complete the P2V migration the newly create VM would not start. It would crash on boot with blue screen and error: STOP: 0x0000007B (0xXXXXXXXX,0xXXXXXXXX,0×00000000,0×00000000) This issue is related to the storage drivers needed for the guest […]

Could Oracle Cloud Trump Amazon Web Services?

OK, we all read or heard it recently in one form or another.  Oracle has told Amazon that it’s “game on” for leadership in the “commodity” Infrastructure as a Service (“IaaS”) market.  In other words, “we’ll beat you on price”.  Lots have folks have called the declaration crazy - Oracle can’t compete with Amazon on the basis of commodity pricing and never will.  Funny thing is, I think Oracle could actually (more...)

Lecture : IaaS & DBaaS avec EM12c

Pour ceux qui veulent faire un focus sur la mise en place d'infrastructure IaaS et DBaaS avec Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c, voici une lecture qui devrait les intéresser : Managing IaaS and DBaaS Clouds with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c

Evènement : Sessions techniques Enterprise Manager

Deux sessions techniques autour d' Oracle Enterprise Manager sont planifiées prochainement :
- 15 mars : Middleware Management
- 2 avril : Database as a Service

Complément : Oracle Linux fait le poids

A lire, l'article de IT Nation intitulé "Oracle Linux fait le poids"

Complément : Oracle & Cloud

Pour faire le point sur le sujet Cloud, retrouvez l'article Forbes intitulé "Larry Ellison and Mark Hurd Emphasize Oracle's Cloud Growth"

Annonce : Corente

Oracle a annoncé le rachat de la société Corente, spécialisée dans le SDN (Software Defined Networking).

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Xprtly – Extreme Coolness

Something cool happened today…something extremely cool.  Xprtly was released into public beta.

What in the heck is Xprtly?  The best way to describe it is a cloud-based support platform, with a mobile application and a web interface for administration.  The idea is to connect users with support personnel who can respond to issues as they arise.  Xprtly also allows for data collection of both user and support personnel behavior, plus analytics (more...)

Annonce : ISEP & Oracle

La remise des diplômes de la première promotion du master Cloud Computing délivré par l'ISEP a eu lieu ce jour.

Partenaire de ce master, Oracle a remis le prix de la meilleure thèse à Geneviève Ribot.


14 for 14

So all the cool kids are sharing their predictions for 2014.  While I'm not much of a prognosticator, I thought it would be fun to share my own thoughts on the upcoming year.  If nothing else, we can all have a good laugh in 12 months over how poorly my (more...)

Evènement : Oracle Cloud World 2014

Le 28 janvier prochai aura lieu l'évènement Oracle Cloud World 2014 avec la participation exceptionnelle de Thomas Kurian (Executive Vice President, Product Development) !
Ne ratez pas les annonces !


Annonce : Oracle sponsor de l’ OpenStack Foundation

Oracle devient sponsor de l'OpenStack Foundation et annonce le support à travers les composants de son offre (hardware & software).

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Joint Webinar with Oracle – Top 5 Key Reasons Why Oracle VM is Best for Oracle Database

Top 5 Key Reasons Why Oracle VM is Best for Oracle Database When: Tuesday December 17th , 10am PST Register Here: Oracle VM application-driven architecture is designed for rapid deployment and ease of lifecycle management providing IT a highly scalable and cost effective virtualization solution for Oracle (more...)

Evènement : Workshop Enterprise Manager 12c

Complément : Setup DB pour Cloning avec Snap Clone

Complément : Database as a Service Snap Clone

Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c permet aux utilisateurs, via une interface self service, de créer des copies des bases de données en quelques minutes en utilisant la technologie "copy-on-write".

Découvrez cette solution en suivant le webcast du 3 décembre : Database Cloning in Minutes using Enterprise Manager 12c Database as a (more...)

Oracle Fusion HCM – The Kettle Is Beginning To Boil

It appears as though Oracle Fusion HCM is beginning to make some serious traction in the marketplace.  We're seeing more interest and more customer acceptance.  I offer three items to make my point:

1.  Ventana Research awarded their 2013 Technology Innovation Award for Business Innovation in Human Capital Management to (more...)

Changes In Attitude

It's these changes in attitude, changes in latitude
Nothing remains quite the same
For all of our running and all of our cunning
If we didn't laugh, we would all go insane