New Tutorial: Using Oracle Far Sync 12c with Axxana to Achieve Continuous Application Availability

New Tutorial: Using Oracle Far Sync 12c with Axxana to Achieve Continuous Application Availability

Oracle Data Guard Far Sync has been an important solution for organizations seeking to reduce disaster recovery costs and complexity by moving from a three-data-center topology to a two-data-center topology. Although its lightweight model provides a less costly alternative to a three-data-center topology, Far Sync still has the other disadvantages of traditional synchronous replication solutions: Organizations need to invest in a nearby facility from which to run the Far Sync instance; the high-bandwidth communication lines between the production and nearby site are costly; and latency still impacts performance.

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Disaster Recovery: Understanding the Path Forward

Disaster Recovery: Understanding the Path Forward

Dr. Alex Winokur, Axxana’s co-founder and chief technology officer, is a world-renowned innovator in the areas of data management, data protection, and storage. With more than 30 years’ experience and as an author/co-author of more than 15 patents in the areas of storage, network management, and telecommunications, he has not only helped shape the recent history of disaster recovery (DR) but is also instrumental in creating DR and high-availability solutions that are leading the way into the future.

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Disaster Recovery in the Hybrid Cloud: Enabling High Availability

Disaster Recovery in the Hybrid Cloud: Enabling High Availability

As organizations increasingly adopt cloud-based solutions, it’s no surprise that a growing number of organizations are using a hybrid cloud model, including disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS), for disaster recovery. In this model, organizations host mission-critical applications on premises while outsourcing disaster recovery operations to a cloud services provider. The advantage of this strategy is that organizations maintain control of data management even as they offload the capital expenses and operational burdens associated with a standby disaster recovery site.

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Oracle Open World London 2019

Oracle Open World London 2019

Dear Friends, Last month, Gil Chaouat (Axxana’s Director of Product Management), Richard Hubble (Axxana’s UK Sales Director), and other Axxana team members attended the two-day Oracle OpenWorld Europe conference and exhibition at the ExCeL Centre in London. As the largest annual Oracle trade show outside North America, and with a reported 10,000 delegates and exhibitors, the event drew some of the best minds and vendors in the IT industry.

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