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ENGINEERED SYSTEMS What’s the business value of Oracle’s “Engineered Systems” approach? The basic integration of hardware, virtualisation and management software into factory-assembled products has been happening for several years, largely driven by the desire to help the owners and operators of data centers to do more with less cost and risk. Oracle has taken a unique approach that reached further up the technology stack to include, and optimise, the application software that lies at the heart of the enterprise. For most enterprises, and certainly most of Oracle’s customers, it is the applications (and their enabling middleware and database software) that matter John Abel most. Oracle has become one of the largest Senior Director, technology companies in the world on the strength of our extensive portfolio of software products, Business and our strategy with Oracle Engineered Systems Development has therefore been to develop infrastructure that is both easier for data center operators to deploy and operate and which delivers unique optimisations which enhance the performance, reliability, manageability, efficiency to the owners of the applications and software that are essential to the business and Oracle has taken a unique are driving the lions share of overall IT investment. Simply approach that reached put, Oracle’s Engineered further up the technology stack to Systems are more than include, and optimise, the reference architectures or application software that lies at pre-integrated hardware infrastructure building blocks. the heart of the enterprise” Oracle’s Engineered Systems are each designed to support specific high-value, mission


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Essential reading for those who want to keep up to date with African business.