Published: November 29, 2011
"Hybrid Columnar Compression support means these NAS solutions can significantly reduce the storage footprint, CAPEX and OPEX," said Mark Peters, senior analyst at the Enterprise Strategy Group. As another aspect of the Oracle "engineered systems" mantra, this NAS product is fully integrated with the various Oracle applications, middleware and database products. Also thrown in is InfiniBand connectivity and 15,000 RPM SAS-2 drives (300GB and 600GB capacity). These drives accelerate non-cached reads and high-volume synchronous writes.
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