Oracle’s Engineered Systems Partner of the Year remain ahead of the curve with the addition of the latest innovation in Oracle Technology.
Leading Oracle Platinum Partner, Red Stack Tech, has today announced the addition of the new-generation of Oracle X5 Engineered Systems to their portfolio of products and services. Oracle Exadata X5-2 is the latest version of the Oracle Exadata X5 series unveiled by Larry Ellison at Oracle Headquarters on 21st January 2015.
The Oracle Exadata Machine is part of the Oracle Engineered Systems portfolio that combines software and hardware together, to provide the highest-performing, most cost-effective and most available platform for running Oracle Database. Its architecture features scale out database servers, scale out intelligent storage servers and high speed InfiniBand networking. Elastic configurations also enable systems tailored to specific database workloads.
The X5-2 boasts the introduction of a number of new features including; elastic configurations that allow storage and compute to be configured and expanded one at a time to provide granular on-demand expansion at a lower cost; an extreme flash storage server that uses ultra-fast PCle flash drives, the latest Non-Volatile Memory Express flash protocol and InfiniBand scale-out to achieve breakthrough performance and price per I/O; and new software capabilities that include faster purer columnar flash caching, database snapshots, flash caching resource management, near instant-server death detection, I/O latency capping and offload of JSON and XML analytics.
In the last three years, Red Stack Tech has established a strong focus on Oracle Engineered Systems, having invested in Oracle Engineered Systems proof of concept units; an Oracle Exadata Machine, an Oracle Exalytics Unit and an Oracle Database Appliance Machine, to build proof-of concepts, provide training, and demonstrate the benefits of industry best practices for data centre management.
The company’s unique specialism and ability to implement Oracle Engineered Systems to help organisations achieve rapid business response, large scale expansion and unrivalled Return on Investment, was recognised this year with the prestigious title of ‘Oracle Engineered Systems Partner of the Year 2015, UK,’ after previously being named ‘Oracle Engineered Systems Partner of the Year 2014 UK, EMEA & Global.’
James Anthony, Chief Technology Officer at Red Stack Tech, said, “As recognised specialists in the area of Engineered Systems, we aim to ensure our customers benefit from the most advanced Oracle technological innovations, so we are pleased to add the new-generation of Oracle Engineered Systems to our portfolio of products and services.”
“Our investment in the Oracle Exadata X5-2 unit will enable our customers to experience first-hand the benefits of Oracle Exadata, including the reduction in costs consolidating workloads onto a superior platform provides. By utilising our proven expertise and Oracle Exadata’s power and flexibility, we believe we can help organisations to simplify their IT infrastructure and rollout new systems in a fraction of the time required for traditional component based systems.”
“We look forward to sharing our knowledge and expertise of this latest innovation with our customers as well as providing them with extensive services, from proof of concepts to installation and on-going support,” James added.