Oracle is making enhancements to its enterprise management platform to help customers easily move Oracle databases to the cloud and simplify management of hybrid cloud environments.
The new release adds functionality that automates database migration and provides a single dashboard that improves visibility, control, and management of hybrid IT environments.
“As organizations migrate to the cloud, they face complex, time-consuming, manual, and error-prone migration tasks,” said Wim Coekaerts, senior vice president, software development, Oracle. “Only Oracle provides Autonomous Cloud services, as well as the migration tools and services to help customers move easily to the cloud. Oracle Enterprise Manager removes complexity with highly automated and guided migrations and provides a single dashboard to easily manage hybrid cloud environments.
Oracle Enterprise Manager provides enhancements in three key areas to help enterprises more easily manage hybrid database environments, including:
- Smart Analytics
- Full lifecycle automation and control
- Mobility and security
Additionally, Oracle is expanding deployment and access choices for Oracle Enterprise Manager. DBAs can now deploy Oracle Enterprise Manager on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure using Oracle best practices for high availability, capitalizing on the features of Oracle Enterprise Manager while enjoying the benefits of a cloud deployment.
Along with these updates, Oracle also announced that Oracle Enterprise Manager has been certified by the Center for Internet Security Benchmarks to benchmark the configuration status of Oracle databases against consensus best practice standards contained in Oracle 12c. Benchmark v2.1.0, level 1. – RDBMS.
Organizations using Oracle Enterprise Manager can now ensure that their critical asset configurations comply with CIS Benchmarks consensus standards of practice.
For more information on these updates, visit www.oracle.com.