FlashGrid Blog

One of the main questions that our customers ask us about running RAC in AWS is whether storage performance will be sufficient. With EBS storage it is possible to provision over 100K IOPS and over 3 GB/s of bandwidth per cluster, which is comparable to...

Our first results of measuring performance of a 3-node Oracle RAC on Oracle's own Bare Metal Cloud (BMCS) with FlashGrid software are quite spectacular! We focus our testing on the I/O performance because CPU performance is generally the same whether the servers are on-premise or in...

Great news! Our new white paper is out: Mission-Critical Databases in the Cloud: Oracle RAC on Amazon EC2 Enabled by FlashGrid® Software. It is now referenced by AWS. Also, we now provide an automated cluster provisioning tool for AWS and an AMI for it based...

Meet the FlashGrid team at Oracle OpenWorld! Learn what dedicated and DBA-friendly storage is. See how you can have a super-fast storage for an Oracle cluster without a flash storage array. Stop by our purple booth #1838 in Moscone South. ...

Enterprise IT is transitioning from proprietary mainframe and UNIX systems to private and public clouds based on industry standard x86 servers and GNU/Linux operating system. Oracle Grid Infrastructure and Oracle RAC high-availability architectures make this transition possible even for mission-critical applications and database systems. In contrast...

Version 16.3 is now GA and available for download. The new version provides even more flexibility for building the most efficient storage configurations and makes it even easier for Oracle DBAs to manage the database storage. New in FlashGrid version 16.3: Switchless network configurations with more than...