In 2017, Oracle made the decision to retire Solaris operating systems. This means users were now on a time crunch to migrate to a different platform. Luckily, Oracle Enterprise Linux (OEL) was positioned as a ‘ready-to-go’ solution for businesses looking to quickly migrate.
Adjacent’s Platform Migration Solution joins consulting experience with proven technology, enabling a company to perform a platform migration (to the cloud) with minimum downtime, user testing, additional technology costs, and impact to existing business processes and systems.
Since Linux is an open source operating system, code can be edited or deleted at your discretion to better fit your organization’s needs.
All Linux applications, even viruses, require an administrator password to grant authorization to run or access said application.
Linux is also free to download and use, eliminating the need for large investments. When it comes to migration, well, that’s our area of expertise.
Running multiple tasks at one time is a key feature of the Linux operating system. This can be done without compromising on speed.
After years of running Oracle software on premise, a leading telecom provider found itself needing to migrate off outdated hardware running Solaris and move to Oracle Cloud.
With a limited outage window and zero business interruption, Adjacent utilized a “Lift and Shift” methodology to migrate the Oracle software to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.
The strategic decision was made to migrate to Linux to take advantage of the lower cost of ownership, the higher level of Oracle support, and the resources available compared to Solaris.
Customizations and interfaces were remediated with only limited rework needed to operate on Linux.
The servers, networking, and overall topology was architected to meet strategic business growth goals.
Oracle E-Business Suite on top of Oracle RAC Database running on Oracle Enterprise Linux inside Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.
The outage window will depend on the technologies, tools, number and size of environments, and the transfer speeds your network is capable of.
Yes, we can assist in the migration of most applications to the cloud.
Maybe not, the mainstream cloud infrastructure services (OCI, AWS, Azure) support most popular operating systems. Schedule a call for us to discuss this in more detail.
Absolutely! Our skilled team can look over your shoulder to ensure you are following best practices and your migration is optimized.