As Kemer explains, if you put operations support system (OSS) applications on a SPARC SuperCluster, you wind up with a big hammer. Oracle engineering decided to find exactly how much real-world power that translates into by running a service fulfillment benchmark for 20 million subscribers. Read how they did it and what results they got.
Bjoern is the co-founder of Portrix Systems, a service provider and consulting company focused on servers, storage, Solaris, RAC, and virtualization. He has spoken at several conferences and user group meetings including OpenWorld, UKOUG, COLLABORATE and DOAG. He also serves as the European Chair of IOUG's RAC special interest group.
Have you ever wanted to build a cloud just to see if you can? Well why not? Install Oracle Solaris 11.1 on your laptop via VirtualBox, set up a little ZFS storage, a little access control, and configure AjaXplorer so you and your friends can manage your files. Don't neglect to drop phrases like "download that from the cloud I just built" into casual conversation.
|Bjoern Rost - Germany |
Solaris, desktop virtualization, servers, storage systems + database and RAC.
|Suk Kim - South Korea |
Solaris system tuning, troubleshooting, security, digital forensics, virtualization, and cloud.
|Diego Aguirre - Argentina |
Oracle Solaris system administration.
|Raimonds Simanovskis - Latvia |
Oracle Linux, scripting, and open source software.