Oracle Discounts

Oracle is a very expensive product. Over 230 thousand dollars to get started with Enterprise Edition (EE). While I cannot confirm it today, the Oracle Store usually offers a discount of 10%. I no longer buy from there, so if someone can confirm, please do. Value Added Resellers (VARs) offer discounts based on their total…

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Oracle on AWS: BYOL

Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) is a web service which allows one to configure and use MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle databases which reside virtualized in the cloud. For Oracle configurations, AWS uses two licensing models: 1) included and 2) bring your own. Standard Edition One (SE1) is the only choice with the included…

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