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Exalogic Hardware FAQs (Doc ID 1515990.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 29, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version 1.0.0.0.0 and later
Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud X2-2 Hardware - Version X2 to X2 [Release X2]
Exalogic Elastic Cloud X3-2 Hardware - Version X3 to X3 [Release X3]
Exalogic Elastic Cloud X4-2 Hardware - Version X4 to X4 [Release X4]
Exalogic Elastic Cloud X5-2 Hardware - Version X5 to X5 [Release X5]
Linux x86-64
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Virtual Server x86-64

Purpose

This document provides the FAQs on Exalogic Hardware.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Purpose
Questions and Answers
 What is "Exalogic X3-2"?
 What Exalogic Hardware Configurations are available (Exalogic X3-2 & Exalogic X2-2)?
 What Hardware Components for Exalogic X2-2 Machine are available?
 What are list of components available in Exalogic X2-2 Full Rack machine?
 What are list of components available in Exalogic X2-2 Half Rack machine?
 What are list of components available in Exalogic X2-2 Quarter Rack machine?
 What are list of components available in Exalogic X2-2 Eighth Rack machine?
 What are Exalogic X2-2 Hardware Statistics (per compute node)?
 Is Exalogic Hardware the same for every customer?
 What is Oracle's support and upgrade-ability policy for the Exalogic X2-2 hardware?
 Is it possible to upgrade from Quarter rack to Half rack and/or Half rack to Full rack?
 Can a customer upgrade an Eighth Rack or Quarter Rack directly to a Full Rack?
 What types of upgrade or maintenance activities (upgrades, patching, etc.) require an Exalogic X2-2 fabric (single or multi-rack) to be taken off-line or restarted?
 How does Exalogic power consumption compare to similar hardware systems from competing vendors?
 Is it possible to split (1x) Exalogic Half Rack configuration into (2x) Exalogic Quarter Rack configurations?
 What is Oracle's support and upgrade-ability policy for the Exalogic X3-2 hardware?
 What types of upgrade or maintenance activities (upgrades, patching, etc.) require an Exalogic system (single or multi-rack) to be taken off-line or restarted?
 How is the Exalogic X3-2 hardware different from the X2-2 hardware?
 Where can I find the specifications of the Exalogic X3-2 hardware?
 Can an Exalogic X2-2 system be upgraded with X3-2 components?
 Exalogic - Information about Hardware Parts Replacement and Upgrades (Doc ID 2012501.1)
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