Monthly Archives: November 2018

Oracle and vSphere Persistent Memory (PMEM) – Oracle Instance Recovery – An Investigation

Introduction to VMware Persistent Memory (PMEM)   Persistent Memory (PMEM) resides between DRAM and disk storage in the data storage hierarchy. This  technology enables byte-addressable updates and does not lose data if power is lost. Instead of having nonvolatile storage … Continue reading

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Accelerating Oracle workloads with vSphere 6.7 Guest 1GB Huge Pages – An Investigation

Introduction to Linux Huge Pages        Much has been written and spoken about Linux Huge Page feature. The Red Hat Documentation explains about the performance benefits of using Huge Pages. Essentially , Memory is managed in blocks known … Continue reading

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