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Here's a summary of the latest updates to the System Admin and Developer Community of OTN, plus posts to the OTN Garage on Facebook. Give me a shout if you have any other news to share.

New Technical Articles

Using Oracle Solaris 10 to Overcome Security Challenges
How to use the security features of Solaris to combat intrusion and meet requirements for security, privacy, and worldwide internal auditing standards. Privileges, hardening, networking, virtualized environments, certifications, and more.
Increasing Application Availability with Oracle VM Server for SPARC: An Oracle Database Example
How to use the warm migration feature of the technology previously known as LDOMS to increase the availability of an Oracle Database 10g Release 2 single-instance database.
Deploying Web 2.0 Applications on Oracle Servers
Best way to deploy Web 2.0 applications on Oracle Sun Servers and Open Source software. How to use the Olio web 2.0 toolkit to measure the performance and scalability of different deployment configurations so you can choose the best one before you deploy.
New Product Pages

Jimmy Huang, Kemer Thomson, and Vicky Hardman added four new server pages to the Product area.

New From The Community
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VirtualBox 3.2.8 Available for Solaris, Linux, Windows, MacOS
Get the latest maintenance release of VirtualBox software, version 3.2.8. VirtualBox lets your system run several OS's simultaneously. Great for testing new features before implementing. See this list of 3.2.8 enhancements.
Download the Oracle Solaris 10 10/09 Virtualbox Appliance Image
The Virtualbox Appliance image of Solaris 10 (10/09 release) is a great way to become familiar with the Solaris 10 OS inside the Virtualbox environment. The appliance image is free, and available in Open Virtual Format. Requires VirtualBox 3.0 and 5 GB free space.
Get 35% Off System Administration Training CD
For a limited time you can save 35% when you purchase the Sun System Administrator Library Self-Study CD course. Study for the certification exam on your own schedule. No travel required. To get the discount, contact your Oracle University Sales Rep and mention promotion code SSCD Promo 2.
- Rick
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