Cloud Computing: Cloud Computing Reigns Supreme at Oracle OpenWorld 2010

 
 
By Darryl K. Taft  |  Posted 2010-09-22
 
 
 

Cloud Computing Reigns Supreme at Oracle OpenWorld 2010

by Darryl K. Taft

Cloud Computing Reigns Supreme at Oracle OpenWorld 2010

Exalogic

The frontal view of the new Exalogic Elastic Cloud system Oracle introduced at Oracle OpenWorld 2010.

Exalogic

Close-Up

Close up of the Exalogic Elastic Cloud machine.

Close-Up

Branding

The Exalogic is branded the Sun Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud system.

Branding

Exalogic and Exadata

Oracle shows off the Exalogic cloud machine alongside the Oracle Exadata Database Machine X2-8 data warehousing and OLTP machine.

Exalogic and Exadata

Larry Ellison

Oracle Chairman and CEO Larry Ellison opens the Oracle OpenWorld 2010 conference by announcing the new Exalogic Elastic Cloud middleware machine.

Larry Ellison

Safra Catz

Oracle President Safra Catz welcomes attendees to the Oracle OpenWorld 2010 conference and later gives awards to standout Oracle partners and customers.

Safra Catz

Attendees

Attendees queue up to enter the opening Oracle OpenWorld keynote with Larry Ellison and others.

Attendees

The Venue

The press and attendees await the beginning of the Oracle OpenWorld 2010 keynote in the Moscone Center in San Francisco.

The Venue

HP Shows Its love

Ann Livermore, executive vice president of HP, takes to the Oracle OpenWorld stage and explains why HP loves Oracle.

HP Shows Its love

HP and Oracle Get Closer

Dave Donatelli, executive vice president and general manager of Enterprise Servers, Storage and Networking for the Enterprise Business at HP, and considered to be on the short list to succeed Mark Hurd as CEO of HP,goes into detail of how HPs servers and capabilities are right for Oracles applications.

HP and Oracle Get Closer

The Crowds Pour In

Crowds of conference goers pour into the Sept. 20 morning keynote.

The Crowds Pour In

The Wait

Conference goers wait for the doors to the keynote to open.

The Wait

Mark Hurd

Mark Hurd, co-president of Oracle and former CEO of HP, welcomes the Oracle OpenWorld 2010 crowd and serves as emcee of the morning keynote session.

Mark Hurd

John Fowler

John Fowler, executive vice president of systems at Oracle, discusses the companys new Data warehousing and OLTP technology. Fowler stands in front of Oracles new tagline: "Hardware and Software Engineered to Work Together."

John Fowler

Fujitsu and SPARC

Noriyuki Toyoki, corporate senior vice president, Fujitsu Limited, discusses the SPARC64 VII processor and new SPARC T3 systems.

Fujitsu and SPARC

Fujitsu and Oracle

Fujitsus Noriyuki Toyoki and Andrew Mendelsohn, senior vice president for Oracle's Server Technologies, discuss the SPARC Enterprise M3000 server, which is a powerful example of the more than 20-year collaboration between Fujitsu and Sun Microsystems, now owned by Oracle.

Fujitsu and Oracle

SPARC T3

A photo of the T3-2 server.

SPARC T3

Oracle Fusion Applications

Steve Miranda, senior vice president of Oracle Applications, discusses new Oracle Fusion Applications.

Oracle Fusion Applications

ZFS Storage System

Oracles new Sun ZFS Storage Appliance 7720.

ZFS Storage System

Application Strategy

Chris Leone, Oracle group vice president of Application Strategy, talks about the companys future strategy with apps.

Application Strategy

Rocket Fuel