REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- Feb 15, 2011 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)
- Bolstering its enterprise-class x86 blade and rackmount servers for highly virtualized and private cloud deployments, Oracle today announced enhanced Sun Fire x86 clustered systems.
- Oracle's Sun Fire x86 clustered systems posted five new world records(1), demonstrating enterprise leadership and superior performance for Java applications.
- Over a three-year period, Oracle's virtualized x86 systems with Oracle Linux and Oracle VM deliver up to 48 percent better TCO than HP with Red Hat Enterprise Linux and VMware.
- Oracle's Sun Fire x86 clustered systems have set more than 30 world records to date, highlighting Oracle's industry-leading performance for decision-support and online transaction processing databases, business applications, and IT infrastructure running on operating systems including Oracle Solaris and Oracle Linux.
- Only Oracle's comprehensive portfolio of x86 systems is engineered with its business software and hardware to deliver complete application-to-disk solutions.
- Oracle's application-to-disk solutions can be managed and supported as a single system with Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g for simplified management.
- For faster deployment, Oracle's x86 systems ship pre-installed with Oracle Solaris, Oracle Linux and Oracle VM, and provide a completely tested and supported virtualized environment for Oracle Software, including Oracle Database, Oracle Fusion Middleware and Oracle Applications.
- Oracle's Sun Fire x86 systems are part of Oracle's complete portfolio of cloud-ready software and hardware products, supporting Oracle's commitment to provide advanced cloud-computing infrastructure to help reduce the cost and complexity of running enterprise software.
- "Oracle delivers differentiated enterprise-class solutions for the x86 server market with its integrated application-to-disk approach and unique end-to-end Oracle Premier Support capabilities," said Ali Alasti, vice president of hardware engineering, Oracle. "With outstanding performance and operational efficiency, these new systems combine with Oracle software to provide a rock-solid foundation for enterprise consolidation and private cloud deployments."
- Oracle's Sun Fire x86 Clustered Systems
- Oracle Benchmarks
- Oracle x86 Rack Servers: Optimized for Rapid Deployments and Operational Efficiency White Paper
- Data Center Efficiency with Oracle x86 Blade System Solutions
- Oracle's Sun Fire X2270 M2 Architecture White Paper
- Oracle's Sun Fire X4170 M2 and Sun Fire X4270 M2 Architecture White Paper
- Sun Blade Modular Systems White Paper
- Oracle Premier Support
- Oracle InfraRed blog, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook
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(1) More details on new performance records available at http://www.oracle.com/us/solutions/performance-scalability/sun-x86-systems-gateway-082396.html
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