PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

More news: Software
Written by / Agency / Source: Oracle Corporation

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Oracle Unveils the World’s Fastest General Purpose Engineered System - the SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 - New SPARC T4-based engineered system delivers 2x the performance at half the cost of HP and IBM (NASDAQ: ORCL) - Oracle.com
Oracle Unveils the World’s Fastest General Purpose Engineered System - the SPARC SuperCluster T4-4

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Redwood Shores, CA, United States, 2011/09/26 - New SPARC T4-based engineered system delivers 2x the performance at half the cost of HP and IBM (NASDAQ: ORCL) - Oracle.com. NYSE, NASDAQ: ORCL

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

The world’s fastest general-purpose engineered system was unveiled today by Oracle Chief Executive Officer Larry Ellison and Executive Vice President John Fowler.

Oracle’s SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 is based on Oracle’s new SPARC T4 servers, which deliver the biggest generational performance increase in the history of Oracle’s SPARC processors, resulting in nine world record benchmarks.

The SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 outclasses HP and IBM, delivering 2x the performance of IBM POWER7-based systems and HP Superdome 2 systems at half the cost running database and enterprise applications.

The SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 is a complete application-to-disk solution ideal for consolidating a broad spectrum of mission-critical enterprise applications, offering outstanding efficiency with a 10:1 server consolidation ratio for heterogeneous database, middleware and Web applications.

The SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 combines Oracle’s SPARC T4-4 server running Oracle Solaris with the optimized database performance of Oracle Exadata storage cells, the accelerated middleware and application processing of the Exalogic Elastic Cloud software, and offers internal shared disk storage via Oracle’s Sun ZFS Storage 7320 Appliance.

The SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 will support all current Oracle Solaris applications and supports the latest release of Oracle Solaris, as well as the upcoming release of Oracle Solaris 11, thereby providing both forward and backward compatibility.
Unlike conventional solutions from the competition, Oracle’s new engineered system offers superior performance and economics for Oracle Database 11g, with built-in storage compression and security via storage encryption.

The SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 delivers extreme performance and scalability, supporting up to four compute nodes and four terabytes of memory in a single rack, and has been provisioned to scale to an eight-rack system.

The SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 also offers flexible, built-in virtualization with Oracle Solaris Zones and Oracle VM Server for SPARC with powerful management tools including Oracle Enterprise Manager and Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center.

As part of today’s announcement, Oracle also announced two new SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 based Oracle Optimized Solutions which demonstrate the superior performance and value of Oracle’s fully integrated, pre-tested solutions:

Oracle Optimized Solution for PeopleSoft Human Capital Management on SPARC SuperCluster – 3x faster payroll processing than IBM and HP.

Oracle Optimized Solution for WebCenter Content on SPARC SuperCluster – 3x lower cost and less complexity than IBM's Content Management.

Oracle Optimized Solutions leverage Oracle’s unique ability to engineer and integrate key infrastructure components to help reduce integration costs, accelerate enterprise deployments, and simplify maintenance.

Additional information on Oracle’s SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 will be available during Oracle OpenWorld 2011, being held October 2-6 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. For more information or to register please visit oracle.com/openworld.

Supporting Quote
“The SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 is a really fast computer,” said Oracle CEO, Larry Ellison. “It combines the latest in Extreme Parallelism and the latest in Extreme Compression to provide a 100 percent upwardly compatible migration path for existing SPARC customers. This one box moves data two times faster than IBM’s fastest computer at eight times better price/performance. This is a really fast computer.”

“Oracle is changing the dynamics of the datacenter by combining the industry’s best technology – the SPARC T4 processor, Oracle Solaris 11, Oracle Exadata storage, and the Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud software – into a versatile, secure, general purpose engineered system,” said John Fowler, executive vice president, Systems, Oracle. “Oracle’s SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 is an ideal platform for application and server consolidation that demonstrates how engineered systems can deliver huge performance at a fraction of the cost of competing solutions.”

“We chose to test Oracle’s SPARC SuperCluster for performance improvement of our current data warehouse system and consolidation of sparse Oracle databases through implementation of RAC features,” said Aldo Chiaradia, CIO, Benetton Group S.p.A. “Our heaviest operation is data warehouse loading and with the SPARC SuperCluster we are expecting a huge improvement of at least 30 percent.”

About Oracle
Oracle (oracle.com) is the world's most complete, open, and integrated business software and hardware systems company.

Trademarks
Oracle and Java are registered trademarks of Oracle and/or its affiliates. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

Contact Info
Michelle Jenkins, Oracle
P: +1.425.945.8306 / E: michelle.jenkins[.]oracle.com.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Oracle Corporation

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
Software Warnings - IMPORTANT:
Always be aware/cautious about what you download on your computer/mobile! PURCHASE SOFTWARE related keywords / Banner Ads. Click HERE for details!
.

 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Software articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Oracle Unveils the World’s Fastest General Purpose Engineered System - the SPARC SuperCluster T4-4

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Oracle |
Publisher Contact: Letty Ledbetter - Oracle.com 
650-506-8071 letty.ledbetter[.]oracle.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Oracle Corporation securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Software via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Oracle Corporation / Company Profile


Read Software Most Recent Related Newswires:

LDiscovery Completes Acquisition of Kroll Ontrack
SYSPRO Opens a New Office in Nairobi, Kenya
Rocket Servergraph Professional Now Supports IBM i
JDA Solutions Selected by Coca-Cola FEMSA Mexico to Support its Innovative Supply Chain
CommutAir Leverages The Weather Company, an IBM Business, to Harness the Power of Big Data from the Tarmac
Leading Independent Research Firm Cites TIBCO as a Strong Performer in Insight Platform Report
Saba Named a Leader in Learning and Performance Management
Infor Recognized as Top Retail Software Provider in 2016 RIS News LeaderBoard
IBM Debuts Blockchain Ecosystem to Help Accelerate Growth of Networks on Hyperledger Fabric
Permanent TSB to Improve Contact Centre Performance and Compliance with Noble Systems Composer Real-Time Speech Analytics
Rush Health Selects InterSystems HealthShare to Integrate Health Records, Support Value-Based Care
IBM Launches New Bluemix Services with GitHub and Slack Integration to Speed App Development in the Cloud
Yellowfin Launches Analytics Industry’s First Virtualized Integrated Data Preparation Module
TIBCO Releases TIBCO Mashery Local API Management Solution for Hybrid Gateway Deployments
Comways and Altitude Highlight Flexible Solutions at Belgium Contact Center Congress

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  Triggr & Bloom





 
  ©2016 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)