Tag Archives: migration planning

Off-the-shelf Oracle database servers

Implementing mission critical enterprise database servers used to be a lengthy process. Configuring server hardware, implementing clustering, and making sure all of the software components are correctly patched and configured can be very time consuming. Oracle seems determined to change … Continue reading

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Preserving the legacy of Itanium

The death of Intel’s Itanium processors has been trumpeted by the media on many occasions over the last 10 years. Produced in conjunction with HP, the processor was intended right from the start to be a radical experiment, focused largely … Continue reading

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Getting back Insync

Last week saw the annual pilgrimage of Australia’s Oracle database and business applications users to hear from their peers and global Oracle experts at the Insync11 conference in Sydney. Roadmaps were presented, war stories shared, and we all had the … Continue reading

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Oracle Fusion – The Confusion Clears

Last week I was a guest of Oracle, attending a briefing for customers on their applications strategy and product roadmap, held in the rather aptly named Sun Room at the Ivy in Sydney. The important news is that after 5 … Continue reading

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