Lenovo ThinkSystem DM Series and DE Series Storage Arrays
At Lenovo’s Transform 2.0 conference, Lenovo and NetApp announced a global multi-faceted partnership to bring innovative technology and a simplified experience to help customers modernize IT and accelerate their digital transformation. The ThinkSystem DM Series Unified and DE Series SAN Hybrid and All Flash Storage Arrays are the first solutions from this partnership. Read the DM Series and DE Series Product Guides to get more information about the new storage systems.
Oracle and Lenovo X6 Validated Configuration GuidePositioning Information
This paper describes a validated reference configuration to successfully implement Oracle Database 12c running on Oracle Linux 7.2 and Oracle Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel (UEK), and hosted on a clustered pair of Lenovo System x3950 X6 servers. This configuration is intended for enterprise-level businesses with scaled-up, converged infrastructures, in which cost-effectiveness and productivity are a must.
This paper explains the benefits of a scale-up Oracle database solution based on the 8-socket System x3950 X6 servers. It describes the validation process and the exact configuration used in the testing. The paper also provides additional information on the testing methology and the tools used.
This paper and the validated configuration it describes is for enterprise customers looking to implement a high-performance fault-tolerant Oracle solution.
Table of Contents
The cost-effective benefits of scale-up topology
Scope of the Oracle Validated Configuration Program
Key configurations, products, and tools
Key validation tool: Oracle Linux Test (OLT)
About the authors
Changes in the April 21 update:
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