Before we dive (soon!) into design issues, I have to tell you about the organization where the Wonder Machine was developed. Oracle Utilities Global Business Unit (UGBU) is the part of Oracle that focuses on solutions for utilities – companies that provide electricity, gas, water, sewer, waste and other (more...)
Java EE 7 (JSR 342
is now final!
I've delivered numerous talks on Java EE 7 and related technologies
all around the world for past several months. I'm loaded with
excitement to share that the Java EE 7 platform specification and
implementation is now in the records.
Solaris 11 added a new at fsstat(1M) monitoring command that provided the ability to view filesystem activity at the VFS layer (ie filesystem independent). This command was available in Solaris 11 Express and the OpenSolaris releases as well.
Here is a simple example of looking at 5 one second intervals (more...)
"Lightweight Contention Management for Efficient Compare-and-Swap Operations" by Dave Dice, Danny Hendler and Ilya Mirsky will appear in Euro-Par 2013. A longer technical report is also available in arxiv.
Hello Demantra Users! There has been a complete rewrite of the Demantra Data Extraction Tool guide. Check out Demantra Non Invasive Partial Schema Export Utility MOS Note 1448266.1.
Part 1, discussed how to install the Service Tools Bundle, setup up Oracle Explorer and Enable Automatic Service Request.
Part 2, Addresses how to improve the speed of Hardware Service Request resolution and how to be more proactive by addressing known issues using the output of the Oracle (more...)
We had a post not too long ago about physical to virtual migration in Ops Center. It outlined the broad steps involved in performing P2V by taking a flash archive of a physical system and then provisioning a virtual system using that FLAR.
Well, over on to the Enterprise Manager (more...)
EE 7 Platform JSR was approved
a few days ago and is ready to
be released ...ta da!
Want to learn the latest and the greatest improvements in the
platform from the best ?
Mark the date for webinars in two different time zones:
Jun 12, 2013, 9am PT
Just this evening, concluded another OU program
on Solaris Cluster
In case you missed the notifications, the Oracle Technology Network forum
software is going to be upgraded this weekend. This is great, since the old software is getting long-in-the-tooth and doesn't allow a bunch of useful features. The current forums will be in read-only mode over the weekend.
On launch (more...)
Java API for WebSocket 1.0. It defines a standard-based programming
model for creating WebSocket client and server endpoint. Both kind
of endpoints can be created programmatically or using annotations.
ay (TOTD) provide
short snippets of how to write (more...)
The Solaris mdb(1) live and post-mortem debugger gained a really powerful new dcmd called ::if in the Solaris 11.1 release.
As a very quick example of how powerful it can be here is a short one liner to find all the processes that are running with their real and (more...)
This is your chance to make sure that the EJB 3.2 spec and javadoc are correct!
The files for review are available in the project download area. All comments must be submitted before noon PT on April 9th to be considered for inclusion.
Final Release Candidate of the Core (more...)
In case you missed yesterday's
Oracle's new SPARC server line
, based on the
SPARC T5 and M5 processors, here is a brief summary - and the obligatory links to details...
The new SPARC T5 chip uses the "S3" core which has been in the SPARC T4 generation (more...)
On Tuesday, Oracle will announce new SPARC servers with the world's fastest
microprocessor. Considering that the current SPARC processors
already have performance comparable with the newest from competing architectures,
the performance of these new processors should
give you the best real-world performance for your enterprise workloads.
You can register to (more...)
is a wildly popular game among elementary and middle
schoolers. The game allows players to build constructions of
textured cubes in a 3D world.
My son has been playing the game for about a year, lets say addicted
to it. Last Fall he told me that the game is (more...)