Re: Oracle Performance on VMWare
Date: Fri, 2 Jan 2009 12:02:43 -0800
On Fri, Jan 2, 2009 at 11:41 AM, Allen, Brandon <Brandon.Allen_at_oneneck.com>wrote:
> Some might wonder - why run just a single VM per box? This was done for
> high availability, not server consolidation. We have a cluster of several
> VMWare servers running Oracle DB, App Server, MS Active Directory, Citrix,
> etc. – and we can easily move VMs from box to box whenever we want. Some of
> the boxes do run multiple VMs for other applications, but for the Oracle
> DBs, it's just 1-to-1.
> That's an interesting use of VM.
One issue may be that VMWare is not officially supported by Oracle.
Has that caused you any problems?
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