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  • Big-Iron Revival III

    Revenge, Return of Big Iron. In the old days, standard server systems did not have the power to run large enterprises, hence there were vendors that built really big servers. However it became apparent if not widely publicized that there were serious technical challenges scaling up on big iron systems. (Many of these difficulties have since ...
    Posted to Joe Chang (Weblog) by jchang on September 24, 2010
  • HP Oracle 10X Extreme Performance Data Warehouse with Exadata Storage Server

    For several months, we have seen ads for the joint HP/Oracle RAC and Exadata storage combination talking about extreme performance (10X faster) for large data warehouses. One thing I like about Oracle is that they have courage to pursue technology with deep hardware design implications, even if it takes several iterations to iron out the major ...
    Posted to Joe Chang (Weblog) by jchang on June 9, 2009
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