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August 13, 2019 - Why Now is the Time to Migrate Legacy Oracle Workloads to AWS

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Major shifts have been happening in the world of IT. Cloud is becoming the de facto standard as market adoption hurdles to a majority position. With that, the time has come to embrace cloud solutions so you can focus on accelerating the growth of your business – not on operational management and maintenance such as unforeseen system issues and unplanned downtime. In fact, most senior management professionals are already on board with the need to migrate to the cloud, with 86 percent of IT decision makers (ITDMs) saying they have mandated adopting a cloud migration strategy. But what’s holding some businesses back?

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May 16, 2019 - Top 3 Must-Haves in an Oracle Cloud Migration Partner

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2019 is the year cloud migration from Oracle applications will pick up speed. Our recent survey, Oracle to the Cloud: Top 5 Myths, Debunked, found that 59% of Oracle users are planning to migrate their legacy applications or databases to the cloud this year. The clear majority are actively in the process of either planning or migrating their applications to public, private or hybrid cloud – and 32% of respondents noted they should have made the move already.

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April 2, 2019 - Safely Moving Your Legacy Oracle Workloads to the Cloud – Yes, You Can!

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Recently, we conducted an independent survey of 300+ Oracle application customers to uncover what’s holding IT decision makers (ITDMs) back from moving their Oracle applications to the cloud. The resulting study uncovered myths around cloud migration that many ITDMs still believe to be true, with good reasoning, although many of these have since been debunked.

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February 26, 2019 - Licensing and Support for Oracle Applications on AWS

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Moving Your Legacy Applications to Cloud

One of the most frequent questions that we are asked by customers is whether their Oracle license and support will remain valid when running on Amazon Web Services (“AWS”). The short answer is ‘yes’.

There is a growing number of our customers that have made the move in order to realize the benefits inherent with on demand, utility-based cloud as well as AWS maturity and breadth of services. For additional insight, listen to customer experience and resulting operational gains at Integer Holdings Corp (NYSE: ITGR) cited during excerpts of a recent session, “Migrating Oracle Applications to AWS Cloud”. Continue reading “Licensing and Support for Oracle Applications on AWS”

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February 12, 2019 - Can You (Should You) Run Your Legacy Oracle Applications on AWS Cloud?

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Actually, You Can!

Last month, I shared my 2019 predictions citing an analyst research survey in which respondents indicated that they were planning to rapidly accelerate the move of their legacy Oracle enterprise applications out of their in-house / internal data centers.  By 2020, there will be dramatic 19% decline in using internal, on-premise infrastructure to run these Oracle applications.

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January 8, 2019 - 2019 Prediction: Organizations Accelerate Move of Legacy Oracle Applications to Cloud

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Reasons Why and What’s Holding Others Back

With each new year, it’s fun to watch the predictions for the coming year as it appears that every publication and tech analyst firm, large and small, seem to bring out the crystal ball and gaze into the future. So, I thought that I’d try getting into the act with making a bold prediction that more and more organizations will move their legacy Oracle Applications off-premise to cloud (IaaS public, private). Perhaps, after digging a bit deeper, the prediction will not be viewed as bold as it might first appear.

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