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  • White Papers // May 2014

    The TURBO Diaries: Application-Controlled Frequency Scaling Explained

    Most multi-core architectures nowadays support Dynamic Voltage and Frequency Scaling (DVFS) to adapt their speed to the system's load and save energy. Some recent architecture additionally allows cores to operate at boosted speeds exceeding the nominal base frequency but within their thermal design power. In this paper, the authors propose...

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  • White Papers // May 2014

    Realizing the Superior Value and Performance of Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance

    With application storage requirements growing at a tremendous rate, costs are skyrocketing while IT budgets are flat or declining. Today’s IT environments require storage solutions that have superior performance with lower initial and ongoing costs, along with high levels of integration between storage and application infrastructure to minimise onsite testing...

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  • White Papers // May 2014

    One-Two Punch with New ZS3 Series

    The raw volume of data that is managed has increased by 50% over the last decade, while IT staffing levels stay the same. Database admins are facing increasing challenges due to complexities that arise with maintaining performance and the data explosion. Learn how IT leaders can reduce manual activities by...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    ERP in the Cloud and the Modern Business

    Businesses are realizing that the cloud is the future of enterprise software and offers many attractive business benefits. But there is much to think about when evaluating the potential move to a cloud model, especially for core systems like ERP. View IDC’s WhitePaper: ERP in the Cloud and the Modern...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Best Practices for recruiting the right talent

    This white paper examines best practices in recruiting and the technology behind those practices. It discusses how to reduce time to hire by up to 50 percent, reduce cost per hire by up to 70 percent, and improve recruiter efficiency in finding the right talent.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The New Business of Business Leaders: Hiring and Onboarding

    This paper explores the role of business leaders in driving talent management functions, specifically around hiring and onboarding challenges. It discusses how talent intelligence helps business leaders find better candidates faster, make better build/buy/rent decisions, decrease new hire time-to-proficiency, and decrease the number of new hires who quickly leave.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Seven Steps to Building a High-Impact Learning Culture

    Want to build a high-impact learning culture in your organization? This executive brief outlines the key steps in buildling an organizational culture that nurtures learning and helps employees live up to their fullest potential.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    CEO Perspectives: How HR Can Take a Bigger Role in Driving Growth

    This survey report by the Economist Intelligence Unit investigates whether the HR function is forging a close relationship with the CEO. It explores the nature of these working relationships, how they have been affected by the economic downturn and how they vary across industries and regions.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Report on How Human Capital and Talent Technology are Influencing Global Business

    Examing survey results from a poll of senior business leaders and human resource executives, this joint report from Deloitte and Oracle takes a closer look at how businesses are using human capital management (HCM) technology to meet their growth goals. Download now to take an in depth look at this...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Oracle Fusion Financials Cloud Service

    Modern organizations are under intense pressure to provide accurate, reliable, and speedy financial information to business decision-makers. Furthermore, complying with global standards has become more of a headache than ever before. How do you know if financial management in the cloud is right for you? This data sheet takes an...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Empowering Modern Finance - The CFO as Technology Evangelist

    The CFO as Technology Evangelist is a research report commissioned by Oracle and Accenture, in collaboration with Longitude Research, that explores how modern CFOs and finance executives are adopting emerging technologies within their finance functions to enable the development of new capabilities and to transform the role of finance.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Super Bowl XLVIII: The Social Story

    This year the Super Bowl and all the surrounding activity just didn’t live up to the hype. The game was a blowout, the commercials were not as strong as previous years, and the broadcast was disappointing. Despite that brands found ways to engage on social channels and extend the reach...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Making the Most of Your CRM: How Best-in-Class Sales Teams Maximize Revenue and Customer Experience

    Customer relationship management (CRM) deployments are most effective when they legitimately support all three words that make up the acronym itself. Customers of the modern business-to-business (B2B) enterprise benefit when they purchase goods and services from companies who are focused on the buyer’s experience. Internal relationships within the selling organization...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Keeping PACE with Best Practices in Sales Performance Management

    Recent Aberdeen research conducted for Motivate, Incent, Compensate, Enable: Sales Performance Management Best Practices (January 2013) reveals a number of specific best practices that sales leaders — and their vital sales operations support teams — can adopt, in order to create more opportunity for them to achieve Best-in-Class performance. This...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Eliminating the Noise: Best Practices for the Five W’s of Sales Intelligence

    Much as a journalist is expected to report on the “who, what, when,” etc. when filing their story, professional business-to-business (B2B) sales reps are more likely to open doors, nurture opportunities, and close deals when they know more about their prospect or customer. Sales Intelligence, as a broad category of...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Deal Management Mobilized: How the Best-in-Class Close the Sale Anywhere, Anytime, with Any Device

    Dramatic shifts in workplace norms as a result of remote sales teams are now a reality, as field-based personnel perform so many vital selling and strategic account management business functions, more effectively armed with tablets than ever before. Aberdeen research conducted for Sales Performance Management 2012: How the Best-in-Class Optimize...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Everything You Know About Sales is Wrong - Profit Magazine

    Everything You Know About Sales is Wrong. Daniel Pink, author of the book, To Sell Is Human unveils the secrets to selling - what makes sales people tick and the traits that make the best sellers successful in today’s marketplace.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    2013 Trends to Watch: Customer Experience and Interaction

    Don’t let your customers move faster than your company does with digital interactions. Migrate to the new interconnected service culture, powered by smart devices and the Web to beat the competition and satisfy customers. Read this document to see how you too can climb up to cloud level and use...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Instagram Guide

    Who are the top 10 brands on Instagram, and what are their secrets to success with visuals—image and Video—in this white-hot platform? What might 12,000 likes per second mean for YOUR brand? In this PowerPoint-styled tutorial, Oracle Social Cloud (#OracleSocial) offers up break-through examples of how brands are leveraging the...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The Value of Social Data

    Social media provides a wealth of data that can tell you a lot about your brand and your consumers - providing you can effectively act upon that data. According to Digiday, ""48% of digital marketing executives say they focus 'relentlessly' on building customer insights, yet few are executing those strategies...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Oracle Business Intelligence Mobile App Designer Solution Brief

    This solution brief introduces viewers to the benefits of using the Oracle BI Mobile App Designer. You will learn how Oracle BI Apps can run on multiple operating platforms and mobile devices. See how data can be quickly transformed into graph displays with navigation panes to help users select the...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    DIY Mobile Analytic Apps with Oracle BI Mobile App Designer

    Watch these examples of how Oracle BI Mobile App Designer enables users to easily create stunning visually compelling and interactive analytical applications on desktops and mobile devices, from any type of business data using a simple drag and drop interface. See how you can use the resulting outputted QR code...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Introduction to Oracle BI Mobile App Designer

    Oracle BI Mobile App Designer lets you create visually stunning and interactive analytical apps for any line of business, regardless of the operating system or screen size, the newly created applications are available on any mobile device. You can create analytical apps tailor made to your area of interest or...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Oracle Social Network

    Oracle Social Network was developed as an alternative to existing models of enterprise collaboration: specifically, traditional tool-centered approaches that require the user to break context to communicate. The relatively recent addition of social networking tools, micro-blogging, walls and activity streams into the enterprise has compounded the problem, creating a third...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    How Brands Can Optimize Social Strategies with Analytics

    It seems as if everyone is talking about the critical nature of measuring the effectiveness and return-on-investment of social media. Brands need to know exactly which specific data is available from Facebook, how it can be used, and what it can deliver. If you have 100,000 fans but all...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Managing the Social Media Mix

    The growth in social media has overwhelmed many marketers. Things are moving so fast that many brand managers stay busy keeping tabs on the latest developments and trends, with little time to look at the mix of social media being put into the market. The term 'marketing mix' refers...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Infographic: The Relationship between C-Suite and HR

    80% of CEOs and CFOs want the head of HR to be key in their company's strategic planning. This statistic shows that many executives have high expectations of their human resources leaders. Download this infographic for more facts about the relationship between the C-suite and HR.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    [Infographic] Cloud - Without Compromise

    Today many HR organizations are struggling with systems that fall short when it comes to meeting the strategic demand for a talented and engaged workforce. In fact, 84% of HR organizations are currently looking at cloud alternatives, but the promise of the cloud can lead to fragmented, inflexible systems with...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    How to Socially Enable Your Contact Center

    Social-enabled contact centers leverage social interactions to build stronger relationships with customers, deliver consistent and relevant brand experiences across touch points, and better engage customers with employees and partners. There are 3 capabilities your company will need to be successful, download this article to read more.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    The Power of Transformational Knowledge

    Investing in the creation of a Transformational State of Knowledge builds a defensible advantage in delivering great customer experiences. This approach drives down service costs while increasing customer loyalty and advocacy, as customers become more engaged and drive greater referrals. There are 3 capabilities your company will need to be...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Social Recruiting for Dummies

    Get simple, practical advice on recruiting with social media - from creating and implementing a social recruitment strategy, to fostering a truly aspirational employment brand. Learn to: * Use social networks to recruit talent and tap into your employees' networks * Find the right tools to scale your efforts...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Five Questions About Managing Social Media that You Should Ask Your Agency

    Choosing the right marketing or branding agency for your company is a complicated task. Your agency will have your brand in its hands - tinkering with it, stretching it, and molding it. You need the result to be something new and unexpected, but still on-strategy and successful. So how...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Social Media and Business Intelligence: Creating the Integrated Customer Hub

    As social media use has grown, an urgent need has emerged to correlate the information generated through social data with existing consumer information, and integrate it with sophisticated data management systems. This white paper describes how organizations can blend social insights with more-traditional data in an integrated customer data...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Infographic: Get Started with Social Relationship Management

    Too many brands focus on acquiring Facebook fans, not on engaging with them to deliver ROI and monetization in the long-term. Learn how you can succeed in the changing social media landscape and deliver tangible results.

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Driving the Business Forward with Human Capital Management

    Five key points to consider before you invest Global business has affected no group more than Human Resources (HR). Recruiting, hiring, developing, and retaining global workers is more complicated in a global economy adding another layer complexity, and without doing those things effectively, companies simply cannot grow. Therefore there is...

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  • Videos // Oct 2013

    Oracle Health

    A real-life scenario is mapped out in this 2-minute video on how Business Analytics can assist in identifying, analysing and solving real-life problems. This video takes a look at the potential a Business Analytics tool has in the health sector. Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine helps organisations of all sizes benefit...

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  • Videos // Oct 2013

    Oracle Telco

    A real-life scenario is mapped out in this 2-minute video on how Business Analytics can assist in identifying, analysing and solving real-life problems. This video takes a look at the potential a Business Analytics tool has in the Telecommunications sector. Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine helps organisations of all sizes benefit...

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  • Videos // Oct 2013

    Oracle Utilities

    A real-life scenario is mapped out in this 2-minute video on how Business Analytics can assist in identifying, analysing and solving real-life problems. This video takes a look at the potential a Business Analytics tool has in the Utilities sector. Oracle Exalytics In-Memory Machine helps organisations of all sizes benefit...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Knowledge Management: 5 Steps to Getting It Right the First Time

    Today customers look to engage with organizations through an increasing number of channels - and expect more from every customer service and support experience. A strategically implemented knowledge management initiative for both the contact center and Web self service channels offers a powerful answer to this growing need to do...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Agile, Secure, Reliable: World-Class Customer Service in the Cloud

    In a volatile and hyper-competitive market, delivering exceptional multichannel customer service consistently is essential. But delivering world-class service on tight budgets to even tighter deadlines is a tough challenge for even the largest organizations. That is why so many successful organizations choose to deliver customer service in the cloud. This...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2011

    What Oracle Solaris Brings to Oracle Exadata Database Machine

    For over 25 years, Oracle Solaris engineering has been working closely with Oracle Database engineers to ensure that Oracle Database achieves its full potential when running on Oracle Solaris. This included providing mission-critical reliability while scaling to the largest databases in the world. Oracle Solaris, one of two operating system...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2011

    Using Application-Aware Storage Virtualization to Modernize the Datacenter

    Datacenter resources have traditionally been underutilized while drawing enormous amounts of power and taking up valuable floor space. Storage virtualization has been a positive evolutionary step in the datacenter, driving consolidation of resources to maximize utilization and power savings, as well as to simplify management and maintenance. However, with all...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Architecting Oracle ATG Web Commerce for Maximum Availability

    The scope of this paper is limited to the technical considerations involved with running a single Oracle ATG Web Commerce site from two or more separate physical data centers. All systems involved with servicing a customer's HTTP request will be discussed, from DNS to the network that connects database nodes....

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  • White Papers // Sep 2011

    Thin Provisioning with Pillar Axiom 600

    As IT organizations work to maintain application availability while controlling costs, a greater emphasis on operational efficiency is essential. One key area where operational efficiencies can be achieved is in the storage infrastructure. Traditional storage systems are inherently inefficient, with multiple arrays of dedicated storage and various management points. Thin...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    The Strategic Importance of the PMO in Driving Business Value for Industrial Manufacturing

    Industrial manufacturing companies face a highly uncertain business environment operating in the post-financial-crisis global economy. Leading industrial manufacturers are navigating the high-level of business and financial uncertainty through more centralized management of their projects. Such companies have sought and realized improvements in project delivery performance by implementing Project Management Offices...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Preparing for the 2.0 World: How Enterprises Need to Think About Emergent Social Technologies

    Social technologies, commonly called Web 2.0, were originally used to describe consumer technologies that enable groups to organize and share information and media. But enterprises quickly caught on to the value of these easy-to-use tools for capturing and sharing ad hoc information that may otherwise not be documented. This is...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) for SAP

    The purpose of this white paper is to explain the functionality provided by the Oracle Recovery MANager (RMAN) and how it is integrated in the SAP database management tools supplied, such as BRTools, brbackup, brarchive, and brrestore. The aim of this paper is to convey the advantages that Oracle offers...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Making Investments Count: Three Capital Spending Challenges

    Although the global economic environment is on the mend, companies are cautious. And rightly so, given the erratic nature of today's international markets. Enterprises in asset intensive process industries - like utilities, oil, gas, chemicals and mining - are in a precarious position due in part to the massive amounts...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Oracle: Big Data for the Enterprise

    To derive real business value from big data, you need the right tools to capture and organize a wide variety of data types from different sources, and to be able to easily analyze it within the context of all your enterprise data. With the recent introduction of Oracle Big Data...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    The Information Technology Modernization Challenge: Maintain or Innovate

    The key to successful Information Technology (IT) modernization is planning, establishing, and maintaining an initiative that spans the organization, with strong checks and balances to ensure business alignment. A comprehensive approach includes applications, systems, infrastructure, and services. Isolated attempts that do not consider current and future business goals, and overall...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Oracle Embraces Flash Memory in New Exadata Database Machine

    Oracle's next generation Database Machine, Oracle Exadata X3, combines massive memory and low-cost disks to deliver the highest, economical performance. With its four-fold increase in flash coupled with the ability for data written in flash to remain in-cache, the Exadata X3 is the ideal database platform for the varied and...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Building the Business Case for Master Data Management

    Master Data Management (MDM) is a data management discipline to actively "Manage" data across the enterprise, rather than "Maintaining" it in each transactional system. There is increased attention on MDM recently due to the pervasiveness of Business Intelligence (BI) applications. MDM unlocks the true value of BI by providing a...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    Oracle Fusion HCM Cloud Applications: Accelerate and Complete Your HR Transformation

    Customers today run server pools that fit their needs, often using servers of (slightly) different characteristics, yet still require system availability ensuring continuous data access. Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) allows Oracle Database to run any packaged or custom application, unchanged across a server pool, for the highest levels of...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)

    Customers today run server pools that fit their needs, often using servers of (slightly) different characteristics, yet still require system availability ensuring continuous data access. Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) allows Oracle Database to run any packaged or custom application, unchanged across a server pool, for the highest levels of...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Oracle Data Guard 11g Data Protection and Availability for Oracle Database

    With the high levels of data protection and data availability that competitive businesses require today, it’s no surprise that data protection and data availability are among the top priorities for enterprises of all sizes. Redefining expectations for data protection solutions, Oracle Data Guard 11g is the data protection and availability...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    ORC International Database Manageability and Productivity Cost Comparison Study: Oracle Database 11g Release 2 vs Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Release 2

    This in-depth study compared the ease of deployment and management capabilities of Oracle Database Appliance and Microsoft SQL Server, employing pre-defined tasks and steps that DBAs perform daily or regularly on a high availability platform. For this study, the tools provided out of the box with each platform were the...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    ORC International Database Manageability and Productivity Cost Comparison Study: Oracle Database 11g Release 2 vs. IBM DB2 Enterprise 9.7

    This in-depth comparative productivity cost study compares two products, employing pre-defined tasks and steps that DBAs perform daily or regularly. DBAs were interviewed about the amount of time they typically spent in each of the four areas of study to determine the weighted workload value for each subject area, and...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Infrastructure Modernization Done with Ease and Efficiency: Application Consolidation to the Private Cloud

    One of the central themes around cloud computing is "doing more with less," which is most often accomplished through consolidating existing legacy systems to modern software and hardware. This is where the Oracle Cloud deployment solutions best fit. Oracle has tools and processes in place to ease the move to...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Exalogic Security

    The Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud is an Engineered System designed to consolidate and optimize the performance of Oracle middleware and application workloads. It is composed of: • Compute nodes • The Oracle Sun ZFS Storage Appliance • A converged InfiniBand I/O backplane for storage and networking and the Exalogic Elastic...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Exalogic and PCI Compliance

    Merchants, large and small, face the high risk of data breaches arising from inadequate security controls or insecurely developed and deployed applications, which leak or allow access to sensitive cardholder data. The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard was developed with the intent of reducing the risk of handling cardholder...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Exalogic Backup and Recovery Best Practices

    Oracle Exalogic is an integrated hardware and software system designed to provide a complete platform for a wide range of application types and widely varied workloads. Intended for large-scale, performance-sensitive, mission-critical application deployments, the Exalogic system contains many redundant components to ensure that the failure of any single component does...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2011

    Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c: Managing Exalogic Elastic Cloud with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control

    Managing Exalogic Elastic Cloud with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud is the world's first engineered system specifically designed to provide enterprises with a foundation for a secure, mission-critical private cloud capable of virtually unlimited scale, unbeatable performance, and previously unimagined management simplicity. Oracle Enterprise Manager is...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Exalogic: The Optimal Platform for ATG

    Exalogic can increase conversion rates by improving ATG performance 300% compared to ATG’s already industry-leading baseline performance on a traditional hardware/software stack. In addition to unbeatable performance leading to higher revenue, Exalogic allows ATG deployments to be brought to market faster than a traditional blade-based architecture. A single rack...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud: Datacenter Network Integration

    The Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud provides a unique I/O subsystem called Exabus. Exabus employs a converged network fabric to provide all I/O services to the applications running within an Exalogic system. Applications residing within an Exalogic system can access all network services provided within the datacenter network through Exabus. An...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database on Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud

    Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database (TimesTen) is a memory-optimized relational database. It provides real-time data management for performance critical systems deployed in the application tier to deliver blazing-fast response and real-time caching of application data from the Oracle Database to the TimesTen database. Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database 11g has been certified...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Disaster Recovery for Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud

    The Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud is an Engineered System, consisting of software, firmware and hardware, on which enterprises may deploy Oracle business applications, Oracle Fusion Middleware or software products provided by Oracle partners. Oracle Solaris, one of two operating system options for the Exalogic, is a key building block that...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    Consolidating Oracle Applications on Exalogic

    Oracle Exalogic is a standard data center building block of integrated compute, storage and network components designed to provide an out-of-the-box platform for a broad range of enterprise application workloads from Oracle Applications, Custom Applications and third-party packaged applications. Exalogic provides multiple configurations to allow for growth and consolidation of...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    What Oracle Solaris Brings to Oracle Exalogic

    The Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud is an Engineered System, consisting of software, firmware and hardware, on which enterprises may deploy Oracle business applications, Oracle Fusion Middleware or software products provided by Oracle partners. Oracle Solaris, one of two operating system options for the Exalogic, is a key building block that...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Oracle’s Cloud Strategy

    Organizations are looking to the cloud to change not only how they buy and consume IT, but also how IT actually impacts the business. No longer just about lower up-front costs, the cloud promises to deliver greater agility and free up resources to focus on innovation versus running and maintaining...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Branded Video Posts: Using Multimedia to Increase Engagement

    Video content - whether curated user-generated video or original branded content - is exploding across the internet. As a result, it has become imperative that you include video as part of your overall social media posting strategy. After all, nearly every demographic that is now consuming social media was raised...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Customers Standardize on Oracle Database 11g

    Faced with static or shrinking budgets, IT organizations need to lower costs throughout the data center, including costs of servers, storage, downtime, and human resources. But, their business users demand a high quality of service - consistently fast response times, 24x7 availability, and comprehensive security. This customer reference booklet contains...

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  • eBooks // Mar 2013

    Meeting the Challenge of Big Data

    There are four key characteristics that define big data: Volume, Velocity, Variety and Value. Volume and velocity aren't necessarily new problems for IT managers; these issues are just amplified today. The distinguishing characteristics of big data that do create new problems are the variety and low density value of the...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Simplify Managing Your People and Build the Best Talent

    As a HR leader, what keeps you up at night? Is it meeting your executives' demands for a greater contribution to the company's strategic vision? Is it the requests to cut operational costs while simultaneously increasing efficiency? Most likely it's the daunting combination of the two. HR success today means...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Cloud Integration - A Comprehensive Solution

    This white paper describes how to integrate on-premise and cloud applications, including Oracle Cloud applications. The hub for these integrations are the Oracle SOA Suite and Oracle data integration products, part of Oracle Fusion Middleware, a unified platform that accommodates all types of information systems, deployment models, SaaS vendors, and...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Transforming Business with Oracle's Optimized Storage for Oracle Database 11g

    Customers can gain tremendous advantages from Oracle's integrated hardware and software stack that includes Oracle's optimized storage platforms, which have been engineered to work together with Oracle Database to optimize overall system and application performance. Competitive storage systems lack integration with the application software, so they do not have the...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    The SPARC Difference: Reduce Risks, Cut Costs, Power Innovation

    Despite current economic factors, IT investment continues to be fueled by the need for better and more agile IT capabilities to support an enterprise's business strategy, as well as to keep up with the rapidly changing demands of the 'always-on' user. However, budgets are squeezed and executives are under pressure...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Optimizing Storage and Protecting Data with OracleOracle Database 11g Product Family

    By deploying Oracle Database 11g within their IT architecture, organizations can leverage the power of the world's leading database to reduce their server and storage costs and improve quality of service. Read this white paper to get an overview of the Oracle Database family of products and learn how you...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    SPARC T4 Servers – Optimized for End-to-End Data Center Computing

    Customers are increasingly looking to simplify operations in their data centers by optimizing around fewer types of systems that are versatile enough to provide performance, scalability and value for a wide range of applications and workloads. Oracle's increased investment in SPARC servers with Oracle Solaris has resulted in a new...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    A Technical Overview of the Oracle SPARC SuperCluster T4-4

    The Oracle SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 is a high performance, multi-purpose engineered system that has been designed, tested and integrated to run a wide array of enterprise applications. This white paper examines how the versatile design of the Oracle SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 along with powerful, bundled virtualization capabilities makes it an...

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  • Videos // Apr 2013

    Exadata: Single Source of Truth

    To do in-depth business analysis, you have to have access to the latest customer information. As is often the case, separate BI servers are a step or two behind the data warehouse. Fortunately, there is a better way. You can consolidate all data warehousing and analytical processing using Oracle Exadata....

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