FlashGrid Cluster
for Oracle RAC on AWS

Engineered Cloud System designed for database high availability
Infrastructure-as-Code deployment with a few mouse clicks
24/7 support for entire infrastructure stack
Recommended by AWS for running Oracle RAC
FlashGrid Clusterfor Oracle RAC on AWS

Watch the 1-minute intro

FlashGrid Cluster solves the network and storage requirements for running Oracle RAC on AWS, while making it easy to deploy with a CloudFormation template.

Oracle RAC on AWS with FlashGrid – 1-minute introduction
Run your most critical databases on AWS

Run your most critical databases on AWS

Highly available clustered database with 2, 3, or more nodes
Proven Oracle RAC database engine
Multi-AZ for maximum availability
Performance optimized for the most demanding workloads
24/7 support with Oracle and AWS expertise
Right-size at the start. Resize as needed. No downtime

Right-size at the start. Resize as needed. No downtime

CPU from 4 to 224 cores per node
Memory up to 24 TB per node
Storage performance up to millions of IOPS
Storage capacity up to 100’s of TB

Have your cluster running in 90 minutes

FlashGrid Launcher lets you create an Oracle RAC cluster in your AWS account with just a few mouse clicks. Save time on configuring the network, storage, OS, and Grid Infrastructure software. The entire cluster configuration process is fully automated and repeatable. Whether you need it for a production deployment, testing, training, or self-education, deploying an Oracle RAC cluster has never been easier.

Oracle RAC on AWS Deployment Demonstration

Tasks automated with FlashGrid Launcher:

Creating cloud infrastructure: VMs, storage, and optionally network
Installing and configuring FlashGrid Cloud Area Network
Installing and configuring FlashGrid Storage Fabric
Installing, configuring, and patching Oracle Grid Infrastructure
Installing and patching Oracle Database software
Creating ASM disk groups

DBA friendly

Familiar tools: RMAN, Data Guard, GoldenGate, OEM
Full control of database features and patching
Standard database patching process
Quick and easy storage expansion
FlashGrid technical support with deep Oracle expertise

Keep it under control

Keep full control of the database software and the OS
Database instances and storage deployed in your cloud account
FlashGrid Inc has no access to the EC2 instances or data
Data at rest encrypted by EBS with AWS or customer managed key (optional)
Oracle Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) option available

24/7 Support

FlashGrid support team has deep Oracle and AWS expertise and is ready to help you with the entire infrastructure stack including:

FlashGrid software
Oracle Grid Infrastructure / ASM
EC2 instances, VPC networking, EBS or local SSD storage
Linux kernel/networking/storage components
Performance optimization and troubleshooting

Simple billing through AWS

FlashGrid uses EC2 instance images listed in AWS Marketplace. The marketplace software fees are charged by the hour and include FlashGrid software license subscription and 24×7 support. For your convenience AWS does billing and payment processing.

Pricing information is available on the AWS Marketplace product pages. Select an offer that matches your desired operating system: Oracle Linux or Red Hat Enterprise Linux, version 7 or 8. Please note that the prices include AWS EC2 and FlashGrid software and support only. Licenses and support subscriptions for Oracle Database must be purchased separately.

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How does FlashGrid help with deploying a mission-critical application in the cloud?

FlashGrid offers HA database architecture that allows full control and the flexibility to meet future database and infrastructure requirements:

  • Active-active or Fail-over database clustering based on proven FlashGrid and Oracle clustering technologies.
  • Full control of sizing, patching/updates, and database features. You have the root@ access.
  • Portability between cloud providers.
  • Ease of deployment similar to DBaaS.
How can we get help with deploying a cluster in the cloud?

We are happy to guide you through the process. Email us to schedule a screen sharing session with one of our engineers.

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