Oracle is getting into hardware. Larry today announched that they have created in combination with HP the world’s fastest hardware for running databases and especially data warehouses: the Exadata Storage Server.
With databases and data warehouses getting bigger and bigger and well above the 1 Tb limits Oracle found that they also have to optimize the hardware to provide customers with a good and well preforming application. Because of this they have developed with HP the Exadata Storage Server. First see the movie below and I will post more details on this weblog in the next post.