Content From Oracle Press Release
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. – July 1, 2013
By plugging into the cloud with Oracle Database 12c, customers can improve the quality and performance of applications, save time with maximum availability architecture and storage management and simplify database consolidation by managing hundreds of databases as one.
The latest generation of the world’s #1 database, Oracle Database 12c, is available for download from Oracle Technology Network (OTN).
Oracle Database 12c introduces a new multitenant architecture that simplifies the process of consolidating databases onto the cloud; enabling customers to manage many databases as one – without changing their applications.
Oracle Database 12c addresses the key challenges of customers who are consolidating databases in a private cloud model by enabling greatly improved efficiency and lower management costs,
while retaining the autonomy of separate databases.
applications; so existing applications can run unchanged.
Oracle Multitenant manages many databases as one and can increase server resource utilization and reduce the time and effort required for database upgrades, backup, recovery, and much more.
Transparent Data Encryption, Database Vault, and more.
based on pre-defined policies and account session information.
Application Continuity complements Oracle Real Application Clusters and masks application failures from end-users by automatically replaying failed transactions.
The comprehensive testing features of Oracle Real Application Testing can help customers validate upgrades and consolidation strategies by concurrently testing and scaling real production workloads.
said Andrew Mendelsohn, senior vice president, Database Server Technologies, Oracle.
It also offers customers other capabilities for cloud computing such as simplified provisioning, cloning and resource prioritization without resorting to major application changes.”