Tag: Licensing

Advanced Compression Option Caveat in Oracle 12c

  Oracle 12c introduced a new capability to move a partition online, without any interruptions to DML happening at the same time. But, there’s a catch. So far we’ve been able to use basic table compression without having to worry…

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Oracle clamps down on multicore licensing

I was reviewing Oracle’s Processor Core Factor Table, which lists the multiplier used to calculate the Oracle Enterprise Edition CPU license requirements, and noticed something interesting: the preferential 0.5 core multiplier that formerly applied to all Intel/AMD chips has now been restricted to…

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