Oracle Database Appliance X6-2 Family – Something for Everyone

Introduced in 2011, the Oracle Database Appliance has been extremely popular with organizations deploying Oracle Enterprise Edition based high availability systems. No wonder – downtime is very costly.  The ODA, as first introduced, is fully redundant and engineered for mission critical...

25 Years – A Real Milestone

The world of Information Technology certainly changes over 25 years. Let’s look back at 1991: Oracle V6 is the current release and represents a complete re-write that includes features we now take for granted: Row Level Locking Rollback Segments, Tablespaces, Online Backups...

Oracle Database Appliance Specs – What’s Under the Cover?

Simplicity and Power to the Extreme The main attraction of the Oracle Database Appliance is in how it simplifies the management and growth of your Oracle infrastructure.  You can start with a single instance or you can configure your database...

Get Fluid with PeopleTools 8.54

The new PeopleSoft Fluid User Interface, available with PeopleTools 8.54, moves away from the WYSIWYG layout of the PeopleSoft “classic” user interface. Fluid pages scale from large screen devices such as laptops and desktops down to the reduced viewing space...

Oracle X5 Systems: The Highest Performance at the Lowest Price

Oracle has announced their new line of Engineered Systems – The X5 Family. Along with more power and features, Oracle is also highlighting a pricing model that represents significant value for the amount of performance received. “We’re going to compete...

Oracle Database Appliance Combo: Peace of Mind in a Box

Many companies know that a consolidated, high-availability database system would save them money in the long term. But the costs and complexity of building and deploying an in-house solution can be prohibitive. Now, there’s help at hand. The Oracle Database...

Oracle Storage Combo: Don’t Miss Out on the Advantages of Integration

Everyone knows that data volumes are growing exponentially – it’s how you deal with it that makes a difference. After all, tight budgets don’t always enable you to simply buy more hardware whenever the need arises. That’s why Oracle designed...

Sophos: Prevent Outsiders from Testing Your Database Security!

Security used to be so much easier to manage. Ensuring all visitors sign-in at your reception desk and that all desktop computers are secured with a password is no longer enough. Securing your data with encryption and strong password management is...

PeopleSoft Pivot Grids: Pivot to PeopleSoft Success!

With every new PeopleTool release PeopleSoft continues to enrich Pivot Grid functionality.  Pivot Grids offer a strong option for analytical reporting needs.  Whether presented in an operational dashboard as a Pagelet or viewed using the Pivot Grid Viewer, the data...

Oracle APEX – What’s Coming in Version 5.0

Oracle Application Express (APEX) has seen tremendous uptake in recent years due to its rapid and secure web development framework and its quick adoption of modern web development technologies. According to it’s official Statement of Direction, Oracle will continue to...