Middleware as a Service Using Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c Cookbook
Enterprise Cloud presents new management challenges. The 2010 IOUG Survey on Cloud Computing states that a top benefit expected from private cloud adoption is "cost savings through standardization for operational efficiency." The survey also states "In this paper, more than half of the "Advanced" deployers (with more than 10 services) say their greatest challenge is adequately provisioning server capacity to meet the new demands of the cloud,... These findings clearly demonstrate that without proper management capabilities, expected economic benefits of cloud computing will not be realized. Oracle Enterprise Manager is Oracle's premiere cloud management solution.