"Larry Ellison has let the cat out of the bag about some announcements that Oracle is making at OpenWorld in San Francisco. The much-awaited Oracle 12c database is coming next week, as is an infrastructure cloud service for the Oracle Cloud, he announced on Thursday.Oracle gears up for infrastructure cloud and 12c database launches • The Register
Oracle 12c will sport features for secure multi-tenancy within a single database instance – something that Ellison has bashed as an idea in the past. It will be "cloud-enabled" - just as Oracle 9i was "Internet ready" and Oracle 10g and 11g were "grid-enabled,". In other words 12c could be clustered."
Friday, September 21, 2012
Oracle gears up for infrastructure cloud and 12c database launches • The Register
It will be intriguing to see Larry Ellison (at Oracle OpenWorld in a couple weeks) explain how Oracle has somehow made DBMS multi-tenancy secure/reliable/etc. in ways that its competitors lack