Oracle Product Set

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Oracle Corporation provides the following products:


[edit] Oracle Database Server

The Oracle database server is available in the following editions:

[edit] Oracle Enterprise Edition

Oracle's top-end database server product.

The following optional database options can be purchased separately. These options are only available with the Enterprise Edition:

[edit] Partitioning Option

The partitioning option allows DBAs to split large tables into more manageable sub-tables (partitions). Some of the advantages offered:

  • Partitions can be stored in different tablespaces;
  • Partitions can be added/ removed while users are working;
  • Data can be selected from targeted partitioned without having to scan all partitions for rows (partition pruning).

[edit] Spatial Option

The Spatial option store geographical information (GPS coordinates for instance) with records.

[edit] Real Application Clusters Option

Real Application Clusters (RAC) - formerly called Oracle Parallel Server (OPS) - allows more than one instance to mount and open an Oracle database. RAC can only be used on special clustered systems.

[edit] Advanced Security Option

Oracle Advanced Security (formerly Advanced Networking Option) provides a suite of security features to protect a company's network by providing network encryption, authentication solutions, single sign-on services, and support for other security protocols.

[edit] Oracle Label Security

Row level security based on stringent government and commercial requirements; sensitivity labels (i.e. confidential, doctor-patient only, top secret) provide better intellectual property protection and privacy.

[edit] Oracle OLAP

Oracle OLAP offers a complete set of analytical functions fully integrated within the database.

[edit] Oracle Data Mining

Oracle Data Mining offers embedded data mining for classifications, predictions, and associations to build advanced business intelligence applications.

[edit] Database Vault

A new option to Oracle Database 10g Release 2 Enterprise Edition that lets you control who, when, and where data and applications can be accessed, protecting against the most common security threat like malicious internal users.

[edit] Oracle Standard Edition

Four-processor version of Oracle Database 10g, including full clustering support (Real Application Clusters).

[edit] Oracle Standard Edition One

Two-processor version of Standard Edition at an attractive entry-level price. Real Application Clusters is NOT included with Oracle Database Standard Edition One.

[edit] Oracle Personal Edition

Full-featured version for individuals, compatible with the entire Oracle Database family (except Real Application Clusters).

[edit] Oracle Express Edition

Oracle XE is a free version of Oracle that is limited to 1 processor, 1 GB RAM and 4 GB of data (for 10gR2) or 11 GB of data (11gR2). It is also limited to 1 database on a computer, since the database must be named XE which must be unique.

[edit] Oracle Enterprise Manager

The following Enterprise Manager management packs are available. These packs must be separately licensed:

[edit] Oracle Configuration Management Pack

Track hardware and software configuration for hosts and databases plus cloning for database instances and Oracle home to facilitate deployments. Implement Policies, including Security checks and scoring.

[edit] Oracle Change Management Pack

Evaluate, plan for, and implement database schema changes to support new application requirements; eliminate errors/data loss when making changes; minimize downtime.

[edit] Oracle Diagnostics Pack

Ensure high availability of mission-critical business systems by reducing the number of complex performance tasks.

[edit] Oracle Tuning Pack (requires Diagnostics Pack)

Dynamic tuning recommendations for more-efficient resource utilization, higher transaction throughput, faster query performance; avoid costly hardware, memory, and disk upgrades.

[edit] Oracle Internet Application Server

iAS (Internet Application Server) is Oracle's J2EE-based Application Server. iAS is divided into Infrastructure and Middle Tier components:

Infrastructure Components:

Middle Tier Components:

[edit] Oracle Developer Suite

The Oracle Developer Suite consists of the following products:

[edit] Oracle Collaboration Suite

Oracle Collaboration Suite (OCS) consists of components like:

  • Oracle Mail
  • Oracle Calendar
  • Oracle Voicemail & Fax
  • Oracle Mobile Access
  • Oracle Discussions
  • Oracle Web Conferencing
  • Oracle Messenger
  • Oracle Workspaces (managing team and project collaboration)
  • Oracle Content Services (content management system)

[edit] E-Business Suite (Oracle Applications)

Oracle Applications like Financials, HR, GL, CRM, etc:

  • Manufacturing - helps to figure out what materials are needed to input to get a certain amount of product.

This also includes recently purchased solutions like PeopleSoft, Baan, etc.

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