Published: 03/22/2011, Last Updated: 03/22/2011

Oracle* 11g Database on Intel® Xeon® Processor 5600 Series-based platforms provide outstanding business value and performance to the enterprise. Additionally, software solutions built with Oracle* Database Lite extend the enterprise to mobile devices based on Intel® Centrino® technology.

Oracle has a long history of collaboration with Intel, from building Linux* kernels with Intel C++ Compilers to validating configurations of Intel-based server solutions to Xen virtualization. Oracle* Linux and Oracle* VM add infrastructure components to effectively complement the Intel hardware.


Intel® Xeon® Processor-based Server Refresh Savings Estimator: Evaluate the benefits of replacing aging server technology with the latest generation of Intel®-based servers.

Oracle Validated Configurations: Oracle and its strategic partners offer and recommend these configurations to enable end-users to deploy fully tested solutions. They include detailed lists of software, hardware, storage, and networking components and documented best practices for deployment.

Intel® Enabled Solutions Acceleration Alliance (Intel® ESAA): Pre-validated solution configuration guides ("recipes") developed jointly by Intel and Oracle engineers. They provide value-added resellers with step-by-step instructions to install and deploy Oracle applications and operating systems on Intel® Server Products.

Oracle Events and Webcasts: get the latest training from Oracle, hands-on or via the Web

Technical Resources

Intel® Developer Zone: Demystifying the Enterprise Choices and Scaling for Oracle-based Apps

Oracle Database Solutions: Oracle Database* 11g delivers economies of scale on easily-managed, low-cost grids.

Oracle Applications: Oracle* unites enterprise applications in an open architecture to provide complete offerings for customer success.

Oracle Technology Solutions: Oracle is pioneering the use of Linux* and grid computing technology in the enterprise. From Service-Oriented Architecture and RFID to Web services, XML, and beyond, Oracle is at the cutting edge of technology

Oracle VM*: Oracle VM* is server virtualization software that fully supports both Oracle and non-Oracle applications including the Linux* operating system, Oracle Database, Fusion Middleware, and Application software.

Additional Information

White Paper: Reducing TCO for Web-Based Applications

Benchmark Results: Oracle e-Business Suite Applications, Oracle* 10g on IBM x3850 Servers

White Paper: DSS Workload Consolidation on Dell* PowerEdge* 11G Servers Using Oracle* 11g Database Replay

Solution Brief: Intelligent Infrastructure from Oracle and Intel

Oracle Bid Support Center: Streamlining the Sales Cycle for Oracle Solutions on Intel® Architecture

Solution Brief: Oracle Identity Management on Intel® Xeon® Processor 7400 Series

Solution Brief: Oracle Identity Management on Intel® Xeon® Processor 5500 Series

Intel and Oracle: New Levels of Innovation

Product and Performance Information


Intel's compilers may or may not optimize to the same degree for non-Intel microprocessors for optimizations that are not unique to Intel microprocessors. These optimizations include SSE2, SSE3, and SSSE3 instruction sets and other optimizations. Intel does not guarantee the availability, functionality, or effectiveness of any optimization on microprocessors not manufactured by Intel. Microprocessor-dependent optimizations in this product are intended for use with Intel microprocessors. Certain optimizations not specific to Intel microarchitecture are reserved for Intel microprocessors. Please refer to the applicable product User and Reference Guides for more information regarding the specific instruction sets covered by this notice.

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