A key benefit of Oracle database or applications is that it captures and provides the information you need to adapt quickly to shifting market conditions. In support, the IBM Power™ platform delivers a flexible, responsive IT platform designed to anticipate and adapt to constantly changing business landscapes-embracing uncertainty rather than resisting it. Power servers, featuring IBM POWER6™ processors, extend IBM leading-edge capabilities to help enable highly adaptive, efficient operations in an extremely competitive marketplace - helping businesses simplify their IT infrastructures, safeguard critical data and mitigate the potential risks of platform migration without compromising affordability, responsiveness or flexibility. With self-managing autonomic capabilities that help reduce administration time and expense and an innovative design and POWER6 processor technology, Power servers help maintain high reliability and availability for Oracle applications. An extensive server family offering from 1- to 64-core scalability, Power servers are competitively priced and designed to help lower software, energy and space costs through leadership performance and advanced virtualization capabilities to increase overall system utilization.
The IBM Power™ Systems family with the AIX® operating system delivers a wide product portfolio of features to support Oracle applications and consistently scores extremely high on the Oracle Application Standard Benchmark. Clients can expect tightly integrated development-including sizing, tuning and training at a variety of centers around the world-and support from both companies. IBM AIX is designed to provide many advantages, including outstanding availability and scalability-bringing new levels of manageability to your Oracle solution environment. Enterprise software such as the Oracle E-Business Suite or the Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) can be complex, with a number of different workload types, and it's critical to have a reliable, scalable, resilient server infrastructure. IBM Power servers are a smart choice for UNIX® operating system-based Oracle E-Business Suite environments and for businesses that demand powerful, flexible, reliable and secure computing solutions.
The IBM Power Systems family with the IBM i operating system is designed and optimized for enhanced usability and improved maintainability. This design foundation allows Oracle customers to implement simplified IT environments that produce real business value with a low cost of ownership. IBM Power servers provide innovative technology that delivers both time- and cost-savings benefits, and the capacity you need with the ability to scale easily and inexpensively tomorrow. IBM i is designed to deliver outstanding versatility and ease of use to help reduce administration time for critical Oracle applications.