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Wed Mar 29 2023
What is Thin Provisioning and Should You Utilize It?
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Mon Mar 20 2023
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Thu Mar 09 2023
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Thu Mar 02 2023
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Fri Feb 17 2023
How Economic Uncertainty is Impacting Application Migration to the Cloud
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Thu Feb 09 2023
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Tue Feb 07 2023
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Wed Feb 01 2023
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Wed Feb 01 2023
Cloud Infrastructure Adoption: The Story Behind the Trends
What workloads are really being moved to the cloud?
Tue Jan 31 2023
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Mon Jan 30 2023
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Fri Jan 27 2023
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Sun Jan 22 2023
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Wed Jan 18 2023
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Tue Jan 17 2023
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Thu Jan 12 2023
What is Overprovisioning and How Does It Happen?
Only pay for what you use
Mon Dec 19 2022
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Keep up momentum!
Thu Dec 01 2022
Migrating Oracle Databases From On-Prem to Silk + Azure Using SharePlex
See how it's done!
Wed Nov 30 2022
The Value Proposition of Silk + SharePlex on Azure
Match the I/O of Exadata
Mon Nov 28 2022
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Wed Nov 23 2022
Moving to the Cloud? In This Economy? How to Navigate the Value of Cloud Adoption in Uncertain Economic Times
Fri Nov 11 2022
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Thu Nov 10 2022
New Research: Oracle Customers Adopt Cloud to Compete
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Tue Nov 01 2022
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Tue Sep 20 2022
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Tue Sep 13 2022
Slow is the New Down: How to Avoid Slow Websites and Applications
Learn more at Microsoft Ignite 2022!
Tue Sep 06 2022
All About Data in the Zettabyte Era
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Mon Aug 29 2022
The People Side of Service Deprecation in the Wake of Google’s IoT Pivot
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Wed Aug 24 2022
What is Cloud Performance?
How fast is your cloud?
Mon Aug 22 2022
Total Cost of Ownership for SQL Databases in the Cloud
Avoid overprovisioning of storage, compute and database licenses.
Thu Aug 18 2022
Google Reminds Us That Our “Production” Is the Public Cloud Providers’ “Test/Dev”
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Wed Jun 15 2022
Using Silk’s Snapshots in the Cloud
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Thu Jun 02 2022
Azure BlobFuse for Oracle RMAN Backups
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Tue May 17 2022
Using Oracle ASM with Silk
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Thu May 12 2022
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Tue May 03 2022
Workload RISC: Big Endian Conversion While Migrating to Azure (AIX/Solaris Host OS)
What are they and how can you migrate them?
Wed Apr 27 2022
Oracle EBS on the Cloud
What cloud option is best for Oracle EBS?
Mon Apr 25 2022
What is Performance in Cloud Computing?
Wed Apr 20 2022
Bringing Untouchable SQL Workloads into Azure
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Wed Apr 13 2022
Achieving IO Savings for Oracle on Azure with Silk
Mon Mar 21 2022
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Thu Mar 10 2022
How to Move EHR Workloads to the Cloud
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Fri Feb 25 2022
Top 5 Data Center Migration Challenges and Solutions
Mon Jan 24 2022
4 Reasons Cloud Adoption is Needed in the Healthcare Industry
And why now's the time to move your EHR to the cloud.
Fri Dec 17 2021
Solutions For High Performance Cloud Computing
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Wed Dec 15 2021
Lift, Shift, and Evolve Oracle Workloads on Azure
A webinar summary featuring experts: Tanel Poder and Kellyn Gorman
Mon Dec 13 2021
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Tue Dec 07 2021
The Steps To a Successful Azure Cloud Migration Process
Make sure that your migration into Azure is seamless and smooth
Fri Nov 19 2021
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SQL data loading at 8TB per hour, 20 million rows per second!
Mon Oct 18 2021
Testing the Silk Platform – Hands-on Technical Analysis of High Performance I/O in the Cloud
By Tanel Poder, database performance consultant & geek
Tue Oct 05 2021
Silk Recognized by Business Intelligence Group’s 2021 Stratus Awards
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Fri Sep 10 2021
Cloud Repatriation: What is it and Why Does it Happen?
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Wed Sep 01 2021
How eToro Shortened Cloud Adoption By 50% (Video)
That's some seriously fast adoption!
Mon Aug 23 2021
Cloud Compromises: Constrained and Optimized CPUs
Don't settle for paying more.
Thu Aug 05 2021
How Priceline Increased Its Cloud Performance (Video)
All while keeping its cloud budget in check!
Tue Aug 03 2021
Overprovisioning: The Curse of the Cloud
It's time to start paying only for what you use
Tue Jul 27 2021
Understanding Data Replication to the Cloud
Learn what it is and why it's well worth the effort
Mon Jul 19 2021
3 Paths to the Cloud
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Fri Jul 16 2021
Efficient Hybrid Cloud Monitoring – Benefits and Challenges
Discover the benefits and challenges of hybrid cloud monitoring
Thu Jul 08 2021
Hybrid Cloud Latency
Dramatically minimize your hybrid cloud latency
Thu Jun 24 2021
What is Cloud APM?
What is Cloud Application Performance Management (APM)?
Tue May 04 2021
5 Considerations When Migrating Microsoft SQL Server to Azure
Get the right levels of database performance for mission-critical workloads
Thu Apr 29 2021
The Power of Silk on SQL Server and Oracle
See how Silk boosts the performance of SQL Server and Oracle in…
Fri Apr 23 2021
8 Reasons to Power Your Oracle Databases in the Cloud with Silk
If your Oracle workloads in the cloud aren't powered by Silk, you're…
Thu Apr 22 2021
Data Inflation After Moving Workloads from Oracle Exadata?
Why this happens and how to prevent it
Mon Apr 19 2021
4 Database Performance Tips When Moving Oracle Exadata Workloads to the Public Cloud
Learn how to surpass performance, availability, and scalability limitations.
Wed Apr 07 2021
Cloud Performance Testing – What It Is, Benefits, Types, and Strategy
Tips for performance testing software applications in the cloud.
Thu Apr 01 2021
Refactoring Applications for Cloud Migration: What, How, Pros and Cons
What are the benefits and limitations of refactoring your applications for the…
Tue Mar 30 2021
Application Migration to the Cloud – Challenges and Best Practices
Let's talk about options for application migration to cloud, particularly mission-critical workloads.
Fri Mar 26 2021
Silk vs NetApp: Mixed Reads / Writes
It's the final head-to-head comparison tests! And they're amazing!
Tue Mar 23 2021
Silk vs NetApp: Winning on Sequential Writes
Our most dramatic performance tests yet!
Thu Mar 18 2021
Silk vs NetApp: Reading the Performance of Sequential Reads
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Tue Mar 16 2021
Silk vs NetApp: Transactional/OLTP on AWS
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Fri Mar 12 2021
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Mon Mar 08 2021
5 Challenges of Migrating Oracle Workloads to Azure
How to solve mission-critical performance problems and Exadata migration.
Wed Jan 27 2021
4 Common Database Challenges in the Cloud
Maintaining your databases in the public cloud presents unique challenges.
Wed Jan 06 2021
Thoughts on the AWS GP3 Offering
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Mon Jan 04 2021
The Importance of Fast Performance for Retail
Your current infrastructure might be holding you back from getting fast performance.
Tue Nov 17 2020
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Thu Oct 29 2020
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Fri Oct 16 2020
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Wed Sep 09 2020
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Sun Aug 30 2020
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Tue Aug 18 2020
How Finance Companies Can Save 30x in Cloud Costs
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Fri Aug 07 2020
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Sun Jul 05 2020
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Thu May 28 2020
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Wed Apr 29 2020
Data Mobility in the Public Cloud
How are YOU planning to migrate to the cloud?
Thu Mar 19 2020
How To Improve Business Agility and Reduce Risk
Whether on-prem or in the cloud, you deserve a flexible solution!
Thu Feb 13 2020
An Innovative Solution to Managing Costs of Business-Critical Applications
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