What to Like in the New Oracle Exalytics X3-4

If you missed it, Oracle recently launched a revised Exalytics In-Memory Machine, versioned X3-4. This is a version to get excited about! “What’s the big deal,” you ask? To recap, the X2 version was powered by four Intel Xeon E7-4800 series, providing a total of 40...

Oracle Exalytics Evaluation Metrics

It is self-evident that porting an existing application onto an Exalyticsserver will improve performance. However, anecdotal evidence of a possible performance improvement is generally not enough to justify an organization’s adoption of new technology. What is needed...

Exalytics Implementation Considerations

Oracle is making a big push to grow the installed base of its new Exalytics in-memory appliance. To encourage sales, Oracle is offering tempting deals. As a result, some customers who weren’t seriously considering an Exalytics purchase are walking away with a new...