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 provides superior reliability, performance, and security, coupled with unique features, such as highly efficient, built-in operating system virtualization for application consolidation. • Oracle Solaris delivers key datacenter advantages in performance, reliability, scalability, and security for Exalogic systems. • Oracle Solaris Zones provide a lightweight virtualization capability that takes full advantage of the performance advantages of Exalogic InfiniBand tuning. • Oracle Solaris DTrace provides observability up and down the application through server stack to tune application performance. Download this whitepaper for a high-level overview of the Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud and more information on the value that Oracle Solaris brings to the Oracle Exalogic offering.