Customer demand and the latest hardware with increased memory and cores, are driving the need for getting latest Linux innovations from mainline kernel into a fully supported and certified Linux distribution, in a timely manner. Based on the stable 2.6.32 Linux kernel and including optimizations from collaboration between Oracle’s Linux, Database, Middleware, and Hardware engineering teams, Oracle's new Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel for Linux offers:
• More than 75 percent performance gain
• 200 percent speedup of Infiniband messaging
• 137 percent faster solid state disk access
• Improved power management and energy efficiency
• Enhanced data integrity
And what's even better is that Oracle Linux plus the new kernel is available for free download and use. You can get 24x7, global support through Oracle Unbreakable Linux Support program.
Join Oracle's Linux guru Wim Coekaerts, Senior VP, Linux and VM Engineering, and Monica Kumar, Senior Director, Product Marketing talk about key benefits of using Oracle Linux with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel, and get answers to all your questions about Oracle and Linux.