RE: Considerations to choose SUN server for Oracle
Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2010 10:15:06 -0400
OH, PLEASE not an IBM Blade center!! Those blades have the awfulness heat control mechanism there ever could be. Had one at my last gig & the darn thing kept overheating (in a 55 degree datacenter) at least once a day. The sysadmin had to disable the fan control software so that the fan would run all the time. After that it was OK, but nothing to write home about.
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[mailto:oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] On Behalf Of Guillermo Alan Bort
Sent: Thursday, August 26, 2010 4:50 PM
Cc: Brandon.Allen_at_oneneck.com; denis.sun_at_yahoo.com; oracle-l_at_freelists.org
Subject: Re: Considerations to choose SUN server for Oracle
If you have the budget for it, I'd go with AIX 6+ on a P6 blade center... if you can't afford IBM, then Linux on x86_64 is the best option.
On Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 5:14 PM, <rajendra.pande_at_ubs.com> wrote:
I second that - in fact from what I am hearing - if you can - you should look to go on an x86 (maybe a Nehalem chip) on OEL or RHEL.
[mailto:oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] On Behalf Of Allen, Brandon
Sent: Thursday, August 26, 2010 4:09 PM To: denis.sun_at_yahoo.com; oracle-l_at_freelists.org Subject: RE: Considerations to choose SUN server for Oracle I'd recommend staying away from Sun's T-series servers - see MOSdocument 781763.1 and this earlier discussion for more details:
[mailto:oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org] On Behalf Of Denis
I am wondering what type of Sun Server we can consider? T5440 or E25K
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