FlexPod® for Oracle Workloads

Modernize your Oracle landscape to speed innovation

FlexPod: Support your real-time, critical Oracle workloads

FlexPod: Support your real-time, critical Oracle workloads

FlexPod converged infrastructure is a proven and tested platform for your Oracle workloads. With FlexPod you can:

  • Modernize your Oracle environment and speed innovation by delivering projects up to 30% faster than disk-based solutions
  • Quicken your ability to respond to changing demand with ONTAP software’s deep integration with the largest cloud storage service providers
  • Deliver Oracle Database with a scalable, high-performance infrastructure
  • Accelerate application delivery, produce better business outcomes, and optimize your Oracle Database

FlexPod All-Flash Solutions for Oracle Workloads

As you build on your digital investments and embrace digital transformation with new Oracle technologies, you need the right supporting IT infrastructure. Explore how FlexPod converged infrastructure optimizes your Oracle instances, delivers better business outcomes, and simplifies your data center. 

65% more time spent
on innovation and new projects

32% faster software
installation and management

34% reduction
in data center floor space

28% savings
on services, outsourcing, and consulting

24% CapEx reduction
for both hardware and software

Customer Stories

“We have a very large Oracle environment using both Oracle Database and RAC and the entire Oracle E-Business Suite. It is one of the biggest in the world, running on over 1200 Cisco UCS blade servers….”

Sidney Morgan, Distinguished Engineer, Cisco IT

“We have a very large Oracle environment using both Oracle Database and RAC and the entire Oracle E-Business Suite. It is one of the biggest in the world, running on over 1200 Cisco UCS blade servers….”

Sidney Morgan

Distinguished Engineer, Cisco IT

FlexPod Scaling Oracle to 1,200 Servers

Cisco needed a scalable and reliable IT infrastructure to run its most mission-critical Oracle applications and databases. After using FlexPod, Cisco:

  • Saved $20 million with FlexPod and Cisco Workload Optimization Manager and created an efficient environment and a large data center build-out
  • Cut the number of virtual machines roughly in half, and now have 80% less contention for resources among our virtual clusters
  • Quickly achieved compliance, which saved paying additional licensing costs

Read the Story:

Improve IT Operations for Your Database Platform

"Provides an engineered solution we can use for smaller, medium, or large projects.”

Ilias Mintidis, IT Engineer

”Simplifies infrastructure from edge to port to cloud and is easily set up.”

Senior System Engineer

“A resilient solution with a lot of flexibility that is easy to support.”

Francis Shin, Solutions Architect

Resources

FlexPod Datacenter with Oracle RAC Databases

FlexPod Datacenter with Oracle RAC Databases

A step-by-step configuration and implementation guide to an Oracle RAC database solution using FlexPod Datacenter with Cisco UCS Compute Servers, Cisco Fabric Interconnect Switches, Cisco MDS Switches, Cisco Nexus Switches, and NetApp AFF Storage.

Read the Reference Architecture:

FlexPod Datacenter with Oracle RAC Databases on Cisco UCS and NetApp AFF A-Series

Run Your Oracle Workloads on the Best Converged Infrastructure with FlexPod

Run Your Oracle Workloads on the Best Converged Infrastructure with FlexPod

Learn how Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory used FlexPod to address scalability, reliability, and flexibility for their ambitious missions. Consolidate to robust and secure FlexPod to modernize your infrastructure and applications.

Watch the Video:

Support Real-Time, Mission-Critical Oracle with FlexPod

FlexPod with Oracle RAC on Oracle Linux

FlexPod with Oracle RAC on Oracle Linux

The prevalidated and verified FlexPod solution architecture from Cisco and NetApp provides the detailed information and references you need to simplify deployment of FlexPod Datacenter with Oracle RAC on Oracle Linux.

Read the Deployment Guide:

FlexPod Data Center with Oracle RAC on Oracle Linux

3D FlexPod Virtual Tour

Modern data centers are built upon FlexPod. Explore how you will benefit from this ideal converged infrastructure solution.

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All-flash converged infrastructure gets down to business with the speed and responsiveness to take on any challenge, business, and workload.