Consolidate and manage databases as cloud services and accelerate analytical performance while achieving new levels of efficiency, security, and availability.
Your Oracle Database is rapidly provisioned and ready for action in minutes.
Take advantage of a variety of management options, from self-managed to fully managed by Oracle.
Stand up Oracle Database instances in a virtual machine—or a complete development environment—with just a few clicks.
Database version, database edition, management options, access methods? You get to choose.
Dedicated database instances with Oracle Database 11g or 12c, with your choice of Standard Edition One, Enterprise Edition (no Database Options included), Enterprise Edition High Performance (includes most Database Options), or Enterprise Edition Extreme Performance (includes all Database Options)
Oracle Database 12c includes the Oracle Multitenant option for managing Pluggable Databases in the cloud
Administrative access via SSH, SQL Developer, Data Pump, SQL*Plus and other tools
Use any type of network connectivity, including Oracle Net (SQL*Net), JDBC, JSON, and other drivers to access your dedicated instances
Use Enterprise Manager, SQL Developer, Application Express, or other Oracle or third party tools
Fully manage your database, or have Oracle manage standard database operations—such as backup, patching and upgrade—for you (Future direction)
Use the Compute Service's security rules and lists for flexible, enterprise-level security
Add or remove compute resources, memory or storage as needed
Flexible control of databases for production, plus simple storage management on virtual machine instances
Dedicated database instances with Oracle Database 11g or 12c Enterprise Edition Extreme Performance, which provides all of the database management packs, and all of the Enterprise Edition features and options, such as Oracle Database In-Memory and Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Use native Oracle Net encryption and integrity, or integrate with IPSec VPN
Fully manage your Oracle Database using familiar tools and processes
Easy to use cloud-specific tools for backup and patching
Easily enable additional compute node CPU cores to meet workload demands
Easily add databases to, or remove databases from, your dedicated Exadata Database Machine environment
Each service gets a dedicated database schema
Use SQL and PL/SQL to expand and extend your cloud applications
Access Oracle Database schema from Application Express or Java in the Java Cloud Service
Applications outside Oracle Cloud use RESTful Web Services for access over HTTPS (For access via Oracle Net (SQL*Net), use Database as a Service)
All database management tasks are handled by Oracle
Includes full development tooling and deployment capabilities via Application Express
Choose between three storage levels; all other resources expand to meet your needs