Here are some benefits of using Exadata at Cloud at Customer.
- Move queries to storage, not storage to queries
- Automatically offload and parallelize queries across all storage servers
- Extend In-Memory DB with flash
- Run In-Memory DB on standby
- 10x–100x faster analytics
- Hybrid Columnar Compression reduces space usage by 10x.
- Database-aware Flash Caching gives speed of flash with capacity of disk.
- Storage Indexes eliminate unnecessary I/O.
- Special InfiniBand protocol enables 3x faster OLTP messaging.
- Ultra-fast DB-optimized flash logging
- Instant detection of node failure and I/O issues
- Critical DB messages jump to the head of the queue for ultra-fast latency.
- CPU, I/O, network resources prioritized for end-to-end quality of service
- 4x more databases vs. same hardware without Exadata software