Oracle has announced a new world record TPC-H 10 Terabyte (TB) benchmark result for Oracle Database 11g, representing the fastest performance result for a non-clustered configuration and leadership price-performance overall. Along with this achievement, Oracle Database also holds world-record performance results for the Three TB(2) and 30 TB(3) TPC-H scale factors, showcasing the software's data warehousing capabilities.
Running on an HP Integrity Superdome server with 64 Dual-Core Intel Itanium 1.6 GHz processors using the HP-UX 11i v3 operating environment and HP StorageWorks Arrays, Oracle Database 11g achieved a world-record non-clustered performance of 208,457.7 [email protected] with a record-setting price-performance ratio of $27.97/[email protected]
Oracle Database is the only database designed for grid computing. With more than 400 new features, 36,000 person-months of development, and 15 million test hours, Oracle Database 11g is making the management of enterprise information easier, enabling customers to know more about their business and innovate more quickly.
TPC-H is a decision support benchmark consisting of a suite of business-oriented ad-hoc queries and concurrent data modifications. The performance metric is called the TPC-H Composite Query-per-Hour Performance Metric ([email protected]) and reflects multiple aspects of the capability of the system to process queries.