Friday, June 16, 2017

Oracle: "Bare Metal Cloud Services"

"Late to cloud game", Oracle has interesting "spin" to it:
get more performance and security by skipping virtual machines, and still using containers.
Enterprise "lift and shift" then maybe transform as needed later.
Oracle claims offering identical hardware solutions on premise, hybrid and cloud.
Quite different from Azure and AWS platforms.

Bare Metal Cloud Services | Oracle Cloud

Architecture | Oracle Cloud


What Makes Oracle's IaaS Cloud Platform Unique - YouTube

A 360-degree Overview of Oracle Bare Metal Cloud OOW16 - YouTube


Docker and Container Apps on Oracle Bare Metal Cloud OOW16 - YouTube

Mark Hurd Talks Oracle Cloud With Bloomberg Business - YouTube

Oracle vs. Salesforce on AI: What to expect when | ZDNet


Amazon Fresh += Whole Foods !

High Tech + High Touch

Amazon is buying Whole Foods Market in $13.7-billion deal - LA Times

Amazon - Press Room - Press Release
"SEATTLE & AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 16, 2017-- Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Amazon will acquire Whole Foods Market for $42 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $13.7 billion, including Whole Foods Market’s net debt."

Amazon is buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion - Jun. 16, 2017



Amazon.com: : AmazonFresh

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Introducing AmazonFresh Pickup: Groceries delivered to your trunk - YouTube

Day in the Life - AmazonFresh - YouTube

Amazon is buying more than Whole Foods — it's getting 460 stores it can turn into warehouses and showrooms - LA Times

Amazon accounts for 43% of US online retail sales - Business Insider