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Oracle, a minor database and enterprise software interest of yachtsman Larry Ellison, has picked LSI to supply PCIe flash acceleration cards. LSI’s Nytro-branded cards will be used in Oracle’s Exadata X4 engineered system, what it calls its next-generation Database Machine. The cards have a jointly-developed Oracle LSI …


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  1. Loverofpies

    Sounds good

    Will be interested to see how this performs, the exa boxes are impressive

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Impressively expensive, or?

  3. flashdba

    Old News

    Oracle has been OEMing the LSI Nytro Warpdrive cards for years. It buys them in, files the LSI logo off the supercaps and then replaces it with a Sun logo.

    It's been doing it since the Sun F40 cards were used on the X3 model back in 2012:

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