Re: oracle vm intro
Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2008 06:07:17 -0800 (PST)
On Feb 20, 2:47 am, codadilupo <yossaria..._at_operamail.com> wrote:
> Praveen wrote:
> > Virtualization is the process of abstracting computing resources so
> > that multiple operating system and application images can share a
> > single physical server. The advantage of this is to bring significant
> > cost-of-ownership and manageability benefits.
> Leaving out the plagiarism question for a moment...
> Am I the only dinosaur that insists to ask management to buy *real*
> servers for deploying Oracle software and doesn't want to see virtual
> machines in production?
No. I, too, prefer actual over virtual for production implementations. However some shops feel the need to pinch pennies and utilize older servers to host virtual machines in order to cut costs. I personally find the practice misguided (provided there is potential for funding the purchase of new equipment), but, that's me.
David Fitzjarrell Received on Wed Feb 20 2008 - 08:07:17 CST