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30 Dec 2013
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Raiffeisen Informatik Center Steiermark Increases Database Performance 10x to 20x [34217]
With Oracle Exadata for SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse

Raiffeisen Informatik Center Steiermark (RICS), known as Raiffeisen Rechenzentrum, is the IT service provider for Raiffeisen Banking Group in Austria. It supplies a complete range of IT services to Raiffeisen banks to support day-to-day operations. The company also serves a growing number of industrial customers and other midsize and large enterprises. In mid-2013, RICS opened Austria's most high-tech data center.

The company began searching for a solution to significantly improve SAP BW performance. After extensive analysis and evaluation, RICS selected Oracle Exadata Database Machine. The company went live on Oracle Exadata Database Machine X3-2 in just eight weeks.

RICS is very satisfied with its Oracle Exadata deployment. SAP BW performance is now 10x to 20x better than the legacy environment, depending on the report...
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30 Dec 2013
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Higher Colleges of Technology Completes End-of-Semester Processes 75% Faster with Database Transformation [34219]
(HCT) is a system of 17 colleges across United Arab Emirates (UAE)

The Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) is a system of 17 colleges across United Arab Emirates (UAE). HCT is the largest public, higher-education institution in the UAE, with a full-time enrollment of about 18,000 students, and 2,000 staff. HCT prides itself in providing students with a technologically sophisticated, e-learning environment that encourages development of independent and life-long learning skills.

HCT consolidated six end-of-life HP-UX servers, assorted storage devices, and all related licenses by deploying a quarter-rack Oracle Exadata Database Machine, four Oracle Exadata Storage Servers and Oracle Linux in just one month, increasing by 10x the batch process performance of a 2.5TB mission-critical database for college staff and students...
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30 Dec 2013
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Exadata Smart Flash Cache Features [34221]
Hardware and Software Working in Harmony

The Oracle Exadata Database Machine is engineered to be the highest performing and most available platform for running the Oracle Database. Exadata is a modern architecture featuring scale-out industry-standard database servers, scale-out intelligent storage servers, and an extremely high speed InfiniBand internal fabric that connects all servers and storage. Unique software algorithms in Exadata implement database intelligence in storage, PCI based flash, and InfiniBand networking to deliver higher performance and high capacity at lower costs than other platforms. Exadata runs all types of database workloads including Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), Data Warehousing (DW) and consolidation of mixed workloads. Simple and fast to implement, the Exadata Database Machine powers and protects your most important databases and is the ideal foundation for a consolidated database cloud.

One of the key enablers of this is the Exadata Smart Flash Cache hardware and the intelligent Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software that drives it...
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27 Dec 2013
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A Technical Overview of the Oracle Exadata Database Machine and Exadata Storage Server [34222]
40-Page White Paper

"The Oracle Exadata Database Machine is engineered to be the highest performing and most available platform for running the Oracle Database. Exadata is a modern architecture featuring scale-out industry-standard database servers, scale-out intelligent storage servers, and an extremely high speed InfiniBand internal fabric that connects all servers and storage.

Unique software algorithms in Exadata implement database intelligence in storage, PCI based flash, and InfiniBand networking to deliver higher performance and capacity at lower costs than other platforms.

Exadata runs all types of database workloads including Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), Data Warehousing (DW) and consolidation of mixed workloads. Simple and fast to implement, the Exadata Database Machine powers and protects your most important databases and is the ideal foundation for a consolidated database cloud..."
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27 Dec 2013
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Exadata Customer Case Studies (PDF) [34223]
10 References, Presentation Style

Learn how 19 major Exadata customers have leveraged Exadata technology to solve business problems.

References include:

PayPal: Real-Time OLTP VocaLink: OLTP Performance U.S. Customs and Border Protection Oracle Beehive: Collaboration Turkcell: DW and DB Consolidation Organic Food Retailer: OLTP Consolidation SK Telecom: Revenue Assurance DW P&G: DW and Mixed Workload Alpha Natural Resources: OLTP Garmin: OLTP Consolidation

And many more. Read on for details.
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23 Dec 2013
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Exadata X4: Overview of Changes from X3 [34118]
25-Page Slide Presentation

Oracle's fifth-generation flagship database machine, Oracle Exadata Database Machine X4, introduces new hardware and software to accelerate performance, increase capacity, and improve efficiency and quality of service for database deployments.

The new release focuses on Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), Database as a Service (DBaaS), and Data Warehousing and is also designed to help enterprises simplify their biggest database challenges. It includes performance increases between 50 and 100 percent and storage capacity increases between 33 and 100 percent.

This presentation provides an overview of the changes from the Oracle Exadata Database Machine X3.
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