Oracle VM Valuable Features

Robin Saikat Chatterjee
Head of Oracle Exadata Centre of Excellence at Tata Consultancy Services
The ability to live migrate VMs on the fly from one hypervisor to another has been very useful.The ability to pin cores to reduce licensing costs for our clients runnning core based oracel producs is also invaluable.One important factor to note is that to use live migration its important to create specifc pools devoted to certain products for exampel a pool for weblogic and a separate server pool for database. live migration is not permitted when using cpu pinnning to reduce license costs. View full review »
Robin Saikat Chatterjee
Head of Oracle Exadata Centre of Excellence at Tata Consultancy Services
This is supported by Oracle and optimized for running its database and software. Among the benefits is the ability to create huge pages within a VM, which is very beneficial for databases. The other major benefit is the ability to use OVM as a partitioning mechanism to reduce licensing costs for Oracle software. View full review »
reviewer1291263
IT Infrastructure Lead at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
The most valuable aspect of the solution is the resource management from the OVM Manager. It makes document management very smooth. The performance is excellent. View full review »
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reviewer1425744
IT Team Lead Planning & Assets at a manufacturing company with 10,001+ employees
What I like the most is the failover and the quick restore of virtual machines. The interface is quite user-friendly. They are easy to use. View full review »
reviewer1375371
Sr. Manager at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
I really appreciate the stability of the solution. It's quite reliable. There's a lot of space to customize the solution if you need to. View full review »
Sandeep Shenoy
Consultant at hadafq8
I think the most valuable features are: * Excellent support team * Compatibility with: Linux, Windows, Ubuntu and Solaris View full review »
Isaac Nelson Walulya
‎Solutions Consultant
The Oracle VM template is the most valuable feature. View full review »
reviewer1395378
Senior System Administrator at a manufacturing company with 5,001-10,000 employees
The solution has the exact features we need. View full review »
Rozaino Sarbini
Senior Manager at NCS Group
What I like best about this product is that it's free. It helps customers and end-users save money. View full review »
Awais Kazi
Sr System Support Eng at Techaccess Pakistan
The previous version was full of bugs but they seem to have resolved all the issues on it so it's a good solution. Oracle VM is a good visualization hypervisor, like VMware and Hyper-V. We can create clusters, and primary file takeaways. View full review »
Learn what your peers think about Oracle VM. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: January 2021.
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