February 26, 2014 Leave a comment
Another frequently asked question I get asked a lot:
Is Oracle certified on Vmware?
There are plenty articles discussing this very topic, here’s a few examples:
oracle blog – is Oracle certified on VMware
vmware understanding oracle certification support licensing environments
virtualization.info – oracle linux fully supported vmware esxi and hyper-v
longwhiteclouds – fight the fud oracle licensing and support on vmware vsphere/
oraclestorageguy – what the oracle vmware support statement really means and why
everything oracle @ emc – vmwares official support statement regarding oracle certification and licensing
…and yet it still seems to bother many people I talk to when showing the clear and present benefits of going all-virtual.
It seems there is a lot of confusion between the meaning of “certified”, “supported”, and even the term “validated” comes up every now and then. To make things worse, the context in which those words are used makes a big difference.
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