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Windows Azure/Oracle Colloboration is done deal

It is now official that the collaboration deal is in place according to a general availability. Details here:
Announcing General Availability of Oracle Software on Windows Azure and Updates to Windows Azure Traffic Manager

Open and flexible platforms are in vogue and that was adopted as a rule by Windows Azure. Partenership with Oracle reaches a new height with this collaboration and what this means is the following Oracle products are now generally available as viratual images and more with license thrown in.

On Windows Server 2008 R2
Oracle database 11g R2 -Standard and Enterprise
Oracle Weblogic Server 11g R2 -Standard and enterprise
Oracle database 11g R2 and Oracle Weblogic Server 11g R2 Standard
Oracle Weblogic Server 11g Standard

On Windows Server 2012
Oracle database 12c and Weblogic Server 12c Standard
Oracle database 12c Standard
Oracle Weblogic Server 12c Standard
Oracle database 12c and Weblogic Server 12c Enterprise
Oracle database 12c Enterprise
Oracle Weblogic Server 12c Enterprise

You can get to them via the Windows Azure Image gallery.
It is very easy to access these images to create your virtual server application.
Login to portal
Click the portal icon and open this window

Click on From Gallery and then Select Oracle on the list on the left to display the following:

Well you can try it or buy it from Windows Azure as shown:

Good luck with your implementations!!

 Vis-a-vis the collboration Oracle supports all these for databse and java developers.

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