Ideal Platform for High-performance and Mission Critical Applications, Standardization and Consolidation June 25, 2012,
Volume 172, Issue 4
Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software (EECS) version 2.0.1 has been made Generally Available, writes Juergen Kress in Oracle Daily. This new release provides users with a platform ideal for not only high-performance and mission critical applications, but also for standardization and consolidation of virtually all Oracle Fusion Middleware. Exalogic is now capable of hosting multiple concurrent tenants, business applications and middleware deployments with fine-grained resource management, enterprise-grade security, unmatched manageability and extreme performance in a fully virtualized environment, according to Kress. Additional capabilities include support for extremely high-performance x86 server virtualization via a highly optimized version of Oracle VM 3.x. Kress points out that Exalogic Control, an IaaS management system, provides graphical, command line and Java interfaces that allow cloud users, or external systems, to create and manage users, virtual servers, virtual storage and virtual network resources.