Oracle Introduces the Oracle Database Appliance X3-2

Oracle introduces DBA version 2

key features

  • two 8-core E5-2690 processor
  • 10ge interconnect
  • COD licensing (4,8,12, 16 core)
  • oracle VM capable(2,4,6,8,10,12,14,16 core license)
  • 512 GB of memory(2.5X)
  • 18TB SAS storage(4X) (with optional storage expansion)
  • 800GB flash(3X)(4x200GB SSD in expansion storage)
  • external NFS storage for online backup or additional DB files
  • ASR support
  • Appliance Manager



  • This run RAC with  two 10Ge without go through switches
  • OEL 5.8 pre-installed
  • support
    • Oracle DB EE
    • RAC
    • RAC one node
  • need down time for patching(patch bundle)(?)
  • support ACFS so one can run some other apps in DBA, as example running SAP netweaver  and weblogic server
  • using OVM for isolation between database and application wordloads, support linux, widnow and solaris
  • documentation
  • seems that DBA1 still availabe

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HopBit GridComputing LLC Rockscluster Gridengine Solaris Zone, Solaris Cluster, OVM SPARC/Ldom Exadata, SPARC SuperCluster
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