Posts Tagged ‘Database’

Oracle Database in the Cloud

Here is another of the “Direction Cloud” webinars.

We cover –
• Provision an instance and administer Oracle Database in the Cloud
• How to use SQL Developer to access instances
• How to use winscp to load data into the new database
• Leverage DBaaS Monitor to check the status of your database
• Demonstrate a step by step process to create a cloud instance from an existing on-prem database backup

And there is a lab guide that is available as well if you wish to perform the steps yourself. Reach out to info and I’ll get a copy to you.

Oracle Database 12c Runs the Cloud

By Andrew Mendelsohn, SVP,  Database Server Technologies

As organizations evolve their products, business models, and processes to keep pace with today’s dynamic global marketplace, Oracle is offering a powerful new database that’s optimized for cloud computing and Big Data, helping CIOs cut costs through consolidation and simplified management. Available for download from the Oracle Technology Network, Oracle Database 12c features a new architecture that allows customers to consolidate many databases into a single multitenant container database in the cloud that’s 5X more scalable than traditional databases.

Oracle Database 12c – Released for Oracle Solaris and Oracle Linux

1906409Oracle Database 12c
Oracle Database 12c, the latest generation of the world’s most popular database, has been developed for the Cloud and will enable customers to make more efficient use of their IT resources while continuing to improve their users’ service levels. In addition to a raft of enhancements and new features, including a new architecture, Oracle Database 12c makes it easier for customers to take advantage of the Cloud through:

  • Consolidating multiple databases with Oracle Multitenant
  • Automatically optimizing data storage and compression according to usage patterns
  • Providing continuous access with Oracle’s Maximum Availability Architecture
  • Securing enterprise data with comprehensive defense-in-depth strategy
  • Simplifying in-database analysis of Big Data
  • Efficient database management using Enterprise Manager Cloud Control