Paper Title and Abstract

Choose the best OS for your database: 11 reasons for Oracle Solaris and 6 for Oracle Linux

Stream: DBA

Oracle continues to add features and functions to both Solaris and Linux with improving performance or manageability of the database in mind. This session explains these features, including virtualization technologies for hard partitioning, improvements in the management of huge shared memory segments, kernel lock managers, special filesystems, monitoring probes and performance enhancements.

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Speaker Details

Bjoern is the co-founder of portrix Systems, a service provider and consulting company focused on Oracle Technology including Servers, Storage and Solaris to Real Application Cluster databases and Desktop Virtualization. He enjoys working with software developers to tightly integrate with existing Oracle features, is passionate about sharing knowledge and has enjoyed speaking at several conferences and user group meetings including OpenWorld, UKOUG, COLLABORATE and DOAG. He is an ACE Director and also serves as the President of the RAC special interest group.