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16 Sep 2013 Cloud Building with Oracle Solaris 11 [32911]
Three resources to help you build clouds with Oracle Solaris 11

Rick Ramsey offers three resources to help you build clouds with Oracle Solaris 11:

  • Training Class - How to Build a Private Cloud with Oracle Solaris 11
  • Tech Article - How to Build a Web-Based Storage Solution Using Oracle Solaris 11.1
  • Tech Article - How to Put Oracle Solaris Zones on Shared Storage for Easy Cloning

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13 Sep 2013 Sun Server X4-2 [32835]
versatile two-socket server for clustered computing and virtualization

Unrivaled Performance and Scalability for the Data Center

Oracle's new x86 servers pack in 50 percent more compute power than the previous generation. This performance boost comes while remaining within the same power profile as the prior generation of servers, making them some of the greenest servers for running mission-critical Oracle software.

Oracle's Sun x86 servers come included with advanced system management tools, Oracle Integrated Lights Out Manager and Oracle System Assistant.

Oracle's new Sun x86 servers include the Oracle Advanced Cooling System. This innovation uses cooling zones to maximize airflow at lower fan speeds while minimizing power consumption to ensure the maximum lifetime of temperature-sensitive components.
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12 Sep 2013 Sun Server X4-2L [32836]
Unrivaled Performance and Scalability for the Data Center

Unrivaled Performance and Scalability for the Data Center

Oracle's Sun Server X4-2L system is the perfect integration of compute and storage in a single two rack unit (2U) enclosure for clustered databases and virtualized business applications. It is a unique and scalable enterprise-class, two-socket Sun x86 server.

Oracle's new x86 servers pack in 50 percent more compute power than the previous generation. This performance boost comes while remaining within the same power profile as the prior generation of servers, making them some of the greenest servers for running mission-critical Oracle software.

With the new Sun Server X4-2, Oracle has designed in the perfect balance of compute power, I/O bandwidth, and memory footprint in one rack unit, making it the best platform for high-density, clustered computing in an enterprise cloud environment.

Oracle raises the bar with the new Sun Server X4-2L, supporting more than 50 TB of internal storage and 24 CPU cores in two rack units. By maximizing storage and compute density simultaneously, Sun Server X4-2L is the ideal platform for compute-intensive applications requiring large amounts of direct-attached storage.

Oracle's Sun x86 servers come included with advanced system management tools, Oracle Integrated Lights Out Manager and Oracle System Assistant.

Oracle's new Sun x86 servers include the Oracle Advanced Cooling System. This innovation uses cooling zones to maximize airflow at lower fan speeds while minimizing power consumption to ensure the maximum lifetime of temperature-sensitive components.
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10 Sep 2013 If Virtualization Is Free, It Can't Be Any Good - Right? [32837]
A Consolidation Case Study on Oracle SuperCluster

by Thierry Manfé, with contributions from Orgad Kimchi, Maria Frendberg, and Mike Gerdts

Best practices and hands-on instructions for using Oracle Solaris Zones to consolidate existing physical servers and their applications onto Oracle SuperCluster using the P2V migration process, including a step-by-step example of how to consolidate an Oracle Solaris 8 server running Oracle Database 10g...

This article provides guidance, best practices, and hands-on instructions for using Oracle Solaris Zones to consolidate existing servers onto SuperCluster. It focuses on the operating system and virtualization layers, on the P2V migration process, and on the associated tools for facilitating this migration.

This article is intended to help system administrators, architects, and project managers who have some understanding of SuperCluster and want to familiarize themselves with P2V migration and evaluate the possibility of conducting such a transition.
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06 Sep 2013 Hadoop on an Oracle SPARC T4-2 Server [32747]
simultaneously run up to 64 software threads

Jeff Taylor sales he "recently configured a Oracle SPARC T4-2 server to store and process a combination of 2 types of data:

  • Critical and sensitive data. ACID transactions are required. Security is critical. This data needs to be stored in an Oracle Database.

  • High-volume/low-risk data that needs to be processed using Apache Hadoop. This data is stored in HDFS.

Based on the requirements, I configured the server using a combination of:

  • Oracle VM Server for SPARC, used for hard partitioning of system resources such as CPU, memory, PCIe buses and devices.

  • Oracle Solaris Zones to host a Hadoop cluster as shown in Orgad Kimchi's How to Set Up a Hadoop Cluster Using Oracle Solaris Zones

The configuration is shown in the following diagram:..."
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