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8 Big Data Deployments In Detail

What does it take to move into the era of large-scale data analytics? Data warehousing experts from Barnes & Noble, BNP Paribas, Cabelas, McAfee and more share insights on innovative big-data deployments.
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Challenge:French financial services giant needed to optimize application performance and ensure compliance in a fast-moving trading floor environment

Old System: Four-node Oracle 10g RAC

New System: Oracle Exadata

Capacity: Half-rack capacity not specified, but it includes 5 terabytes of flash cache

Deployed: July 2010

Notes: Exadata compression cut 23-terabyte database down to less than 10 terabytes

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