Tag: database agility

The Gift That DOESN’T Keep on Giving: Excess Holiday Server Capacity

Excess Database Capacity for Seasonal Spikes We see it every year–the merry-making of the holidays is followed by the obligatory New Year’s Day trip to the gym. But while the rest of us are working off our turkey and apple pie indulgences, e-commerce companies are trying to figure out what […]

Don’t Take Database Scalability in the Cloud for Granted

  September 16, 2016 | Virtual Strategy Companies often leverage the cloud because of its promise of agility. The ability to flex an application up or down according to need by merely adding or subtracting server nodes allows companies to benefit from economies of scale. By essentially “renting” computing power […]

Oracle Cloud: Meet the New Boss, Same as the Old Boss

As the tech giant snatches up cloud companies to offer a branded Oracle cloud solution, observers ask whether or not this approach will fly? Companies that have thrived in the cloud recognize that it’s more than a way to deliver applications. It’s an approach that means freedom to try out […]