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Oracle ‘ Exadata’

This year in OOW 2008, Oracle CEO Larry Ellison announced a new storage server product, Exadata, a hardware/software solution for offloading I/O processing to proprietary storage nodes. This is first time when Oracle moved in hardware side.Exadata is joint effort by Oracle and HP .

Oracle has put up in 22 page paper [1]. The newly Exadata performs joins between large tables and small lookup tables, a very common scenario for data warehouses with star schemas. Read details [2]

Take a note , current release is limited for data warehouse.

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