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Oracle Unveils Its Exalogic Elastic Cloud

Larry Ellison delivered a keynote in which he personally pulled the wraps off

Describing it as "Cloud-in-a-box," Oracle used the opening day of Oracle OpenWorld to launch Exalogic Elastic Compute Cloud, with CEO Larry Ellison delivering a keynote in which he personally pulled the wraps off.

Ellison expounded upon Oracle's belief that "The Cloud" is a standards-based application development and execution platform.

The Exalogic system, he said, will enable enterprises to run their own cloud in a self-contained system. What Oracle is offering, he explained, is a system of hardware-plus-software "engineered to work together to run all your apps."

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Jeremy Geelan is Chairman & CEO of the 21st Century Internet Group, Inc. and an Executive Academy Member of the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences. Formerly he was President & COO at Cloud Expo, Inc. and Conference Chair of the worldwide Cloud Expo series. He appears regularly at conferences and trade shows, speaking to technology audiences across six continents. You can follow him on twitter: @jg21.

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