Last Thursday, the 23rd of June, Oracle organised its « Specialized Partner Awards 2016 » event at the shores of the Scheldt in Antwerp.
These awards are granted to the partners that commercially excelled with the Oracle technologies. In 2015 NRB was granted the Award « Specialized Partner Engineered Systems ». This year NRB won the award as « Specialized Database Partner of the Year ». The other awards were in the categories Middleware, Industry, PaaS, SaaS, Storage & Systems, Engineered Systems and Business Analytics.
The Oracle Database Management System is used by numerous NRB customers. Next to the hosting of the databases, NRB also offers their maintenance and management services. Moreover, NRB is an important partner for Exadata Engineered Systems, Oracle’s optimised solutions that integrate hardware and software with the objective to reduce the operating costs and the complexity of the IT infrastructure while optimising the performance and the productivity. Exadata Database Machine is an Engineered System dedicated to the management of the Oracle databases. Several Exadata machines are already hosted at the NRB data centers and the latest Exadata generation – the version 6 – will soon arrive. In the coming months, NRB will bring its offering “Database as a Service” based upon the Exadata Infrastructure to the market. The Oracle databases are also integrated within different business applications that have been developed by the NRB affiliates Civadis and Xperthis.
A genuine ‘thank you’ to all the NRB collaborators that contributed to the winning of this award.