More than 5 years after the initial announcement, it looks like Oracle is finally moving forward with its plans to move everything to pluggable databases. In July 2014, Oracle announced that non-CDB databases may be deprecated and unsupported in the future. At OpenWorld 2019, it looks like that will be the case with Oracle Database 20c and beyond.Read More
At Oracle OpenWorld, Oracle announced an expanded partnership to help customers leverage their existing enterprise software and cloud solutions to make the move to the cloud. Under this new partnership, customers will be able to support their hybrid cloud strategies by running VMware Cloud Foundation on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.Read More
It’s finally here! We can finally approve licensing sub-clusters for Oracle in VMware Cloud on AWS. (Actually, it turns out that it’s been here since February, but the technical details weren’t published.)Read More
Don’t miss this opportunity to meet with Oracle licensing expert, Dean Bolton, co-founder and chief architect of LicenseFortress. Enjoy a cup of coffee on us and discuss any questions you have circulating around Oracle licensing.Read More
Oracle Database Version 11g introduced a new feature called Active Data Guard. This feature extended tradition Data Guard by allowing the standby database to continue to apply redo logs while remaining open for queries (read-only) transactions.Read More
CIO Applications named Licensefortress one of the top 10 software asset management solution providers of 2019.Read More
Silicon Valley - May 17, 2019—CIO Applications announced LicenseFortress as one of the top 10 Software Asset Management Providers of 2019. LicenseFortress provides a combination of world class Oracle expertise, proactive license compliance, and financial guarantee, protecting organizations from unforeseen liabilities.Read More
As of April 16, 2019, Oracle changed how Java can be licensed. This change may cost organizations that deployed Java SE in the past for free, millions in support fees moving forward.
It’s important to understand the new Oracle Technology Network License for Oracle Java SE is substantially different from prior Oracle Java licenses. The new license does permit certain uses such as personal used and development use at no cost – That is no longer the case for commercial use.
Don’t miss this opportunity to meet with Oracle licensing expert, Dean Bolton, co-founder and chief architect of LicenseFortress.
Enjoy a cup of coffee on us and discuss any questions you have circulating around Oracle licensing.Read More
Control and manage your Oracle software licenses with LicenseFortress Discovery. Stay in compliance while running your Oracle workloads on VMware.Read More
LicenseFortress, the first and only Oracle license management service that provides indemnification against Oracle audit fees, announced LicenseFortress Discovery is available to customers of VMware Cloud on AWS. VMware Cloud on AWS brings together VMware’s enterprise-class Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) software and elastic, bare-metal infrastructure from Amazon Web Services (AWS) to give organizations consistent operating model and application mobility for private and public cloud. LicenseFortress Discovery enables automated discovery of Oracle database installations and feature usage to customers of VMware Cloud on AWS.Read More
VMworld 2018 US brings you four days of innovation to accelerate your journey to a software-defined business—from mobile devices to the data center and the cloud.
Technology-driven innovation is disrupting every market and industry. And it’s being created by people like you. You unlock value from today’s technologies while anticipating a rapidly approaching technological future. At VMworld 2018, VMware’s premier digital infrastructure event, you can find what you need to launch the digital transformation that relies on you.Read More
When Licensing Oracle on AWS, we want to offer a word of caution. Other licensing firms are suggesting that a recent policy announcement is opening a "wide window" of opportunity. We don’t see it that way at all: caveat emptor or "buyer beware."Read More
LicenseFortress® is one of the most competitively priced Oracle license management and audit protection services on the market today. We’ve heard customer after customer say, wow you are priced significantly less than [Fill in the Blank] company. Why might you ask? We built the industry’s most efficient software compliance and monitoring platform. Many of the tasks other firms do manually, we do through automation and pass the savings on to you, our customers.Read More
Have you been considering an Oracle license management service but just haven't pulled the trigger yet? Well here are ten reasons why you need an Oracle license management service in your life today.Read More
Your organization is growing, you are upgrading your hardware, you are starting to virtualize, more users need Oracle® licenses, and you are developing new applications. Couple these events with the fact that anyone in your organization can download any Oracle product at any time, and you find that it becomes increasingly difficult to track license activity. Despite this, you still rely on your IT staff to ensure software use is in compliance with the license agreement.Read More
You've done your research and now you're curious.
"How Much Does Oracle License Management Cost?"Read More
Within VMware vSphere you have the ability to set CPU Affinity on a particular Virtual Machine (VM). CPU Affinity is where you restrict the virtual machine running on vSphere to a subset of the available processors in a multiprocessor system.Read More
Oracle License and Service Agreements (OLSAs) have increasingly become more complex and require more expertise to stay in compliance. We believe there are three approaches to software procurement.Read More
I'm sure some of you are asking how a network virtualization product can help with software licensing. Well, if you've been following VLSS for awhile, you know that our mantra isn't "Trust, but verify." It's "Just verify," and VMware NSX can help do just that.