SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - September 24, 2014) - Oracle Open World 2014 -- SolidFire, the leader in all-flash storage systems built for the Next Generation Data Center, today announced production support of SolidFire's storage platforms with Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux. This collaboration extends the enterprise-grade Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux offering to customers using SolidFire.
The collaboration enables SolidFire's leading scale-out block storage architecture to work with the Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux distribution. The distribution is delivered as part of the Oracle Linux and Oracle VM Premier Support offerings at no additional cost.
As a Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), SolidFire has established a strong foundation of validated configurations across the Oracle portfolio. Key areas of SolidFire and Oracle integration include:
- Support for Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux
- Oracle Validated Configuration for Oracle VM
- Oracle Validated Configuration for Oracle Linux 6.4 running Oracle Database 11g
- Oracle Validated Configuration for Oracle Linux 6.4 running Oracle Database 12c
- Oracle Database on SolidFire Best Practices
"With the significant momentum building around OpenStack, enterprises are seeking to benefit from the flexibility and scale of this dynamic platform while retaining the enterprise-class availability and reliability their businesses rely on," said SolidFire's Vice President of Corporate Development & Strategy, Dave Cahill. "With this solution, SolidFire and Oracle customers can now confidently deploy SolidFire in their OpenStack infrastructure while taking advantage of the efficiency, performance, scalability and security of Oracle Linux and Oracle VM."
Visit the SolidFire kiosk at Oracle Openworld 2014, Oracle Linux and Virtualization Showcase with OpenStack, Moscone South, Booth: 611. For more information on SolidFire and OpenStack, visit http://www.solidfire.com/solutions/cloud-orchestration/openstack/.
SolidFire is the market leader in all-flash storage systems built for the enterprise and next generation data center. Leveraging SolidFire's all-flash architecture, with volume-level Quality of Service (QoS) controls, customers now can guarantee storage performance to thousands of applications within a shared infrastructure. Coupling this functionality with in-line data reduction techniques and system-wide automation results in substantial capital and operating cost savings relative to traditional disk and basic all-flash storage systems. www.solidfire.com
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