For Baremetal Server menu or Dedicated Hypervisor menu

Overview

Menu for Baremetal Server menu or Dedicated Hypervisor menu (hereinafter referred to as menu for BM/DH) provides Oracle license for ECL2.0 Baremetal Server menu or Dedicated Hypervisor menu.


Features

Followings are this menu’s features:


Provide Oracle License

  • Provide Oracle license for the following ECL2.0 menus: Baremetal Server menu or Dedicated Hypervisor menu . The customers will not have to procure the Oracle license for themselves, and can start using the Oracle Database instantly.

  • Oracle Database Standard Edition 2 and Oracle Database Enterprise Edition is available.

  • Oracle EE menu is provided with the following option licenses as well: Oracle Real Application Clusters , Oracle Partitioning , Oracle Advanced Security , Oracle Diagnostics Pack , Oracle Tuning Pack , and Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall . (NOTE:1)

  • There are no limitations on the product version. Any version of preference is available to use. (NOTE:2)

Attention

NOTE1: As for the options that are not provided, please contact your sales representative.

NOTE2: This does not guarantee the product to run. Please refer to the recommended requirements of Oracle Corporation before constructing the system. From the support and the security point of view, we recommend to use the newer version.


Provide Oracle product support

  • Oracle product support is provided. The same support thats provided with regular license purchase is also provided with this menu. The support includes answers to technical inquiry about the product, and product patch offers.


2 charge methods of choice

  • 2 charge methods, physical CPU charge and vCPU charge, is provided. Depending on the customer’s system design, cheaper charge method can be picked by the customer’s choice.


Available operating environment

Menu for BM/DH are avaliable in the following menus.


  • Baremetal Server menu

  • Dedicated Hypervisor menu
    VMware Cloud Foundation
    vSphere
    Hyper-V

Content of the menu

The following charge methods and Oracle license will be provided with menu for BM/DH.


License charge methods

Physical CPU Charge method

  • The charge target will be the baremetal servers that Oracle software runs on.

  • The license fee will be charged in accordance to the number of physical CPUs (number of CPU sockets or CPU cores) in the baremetal server used with Baremetal Server menu or Dedicated Hypervisor menu.


vCPU charge method

  • The charge target will be the virtual servers that Oracle software is installed in.

  • The license fee will be charged in accordance to the number of vCPUs in the virtual server that runs on baremetal server thats provided with Baremetal Server menu or Dedicated Hypervisor menu.

  • The customers must declare the number of vCPUs per virtual servers.


Oracle License

Oracle SE2

  • Oracle Database Standard Edition 2 license is provided.

Attention

  • Official image template is not provided.

  • It will be a violation of license if any features not listed in the Oracle product name (edition name) is used.

  • There is a limitation of 2 socket per configuration with Oracle Database Standard Edition 2’s Oracle RAC architecture. It will be a license violation if this limitation is ignored.


Oracle EE

  • Oracle Database Enterprise Edition license is provided. Additionally 6 option licenses listed below are available to be used.

Attention

  • Official image template is not provided.

  • It will be a violation of license if any features not listed in the Oracle product name (edition name) is used.


Service List

The menu for BM/DH offers the following combination of plans.


Oracle SE2 (Physical CPU Charge)

Baremetal server flavor

Number of physical CPU sockets

Sub - Menu

Plan

License type and quantity

General Purpose 1 v1 1

Oracle SE2 (Physical CPU Charge)

For General Purpose 1 v1 1 Processor License
General Purpose 1 v2 1

Oracle SE2 (Physical CPU Charge)

For General Purpose 1 v2 1 Processor License
General Purpose 2 v1 2

Oracle SE2 (Physical CPU Charge)

For General Purpose 2 v1 2 Processor License
General Purpose 2 v2 2

Oracle SE2 (Physical CPU Charge)

For General Purpose 2 v2 2 Processor License
General Purpose 3 v1 2

Oracle SE2 (Physical CPU Charge)

For General Purpose 3 v1 2 Processor License
General Purpose 3 v2 2

Oracle SE2 (Physical CPU Charge)

For General Purpose 3 v2 2 Processor License
Workload Optimized 1 v1 1

Oracle SE2 (Physical CPU Charge)

For Workload Optimized 1 v1 1 Processor License
Workload Optimized 1 v2 1

Oracle SE2 (Physical CPU Charge)

For Workload Optimized 1 v2 1 Processor License
Workload Optimized 2 v1 2

Oracle SE2 (Physical CPU Charge)

For Workload Optimized 2 v1 2 Processor License
Workload Optimized 3 v1 2

Oracle SE2 (Physical CPU Charge)

For Workload Optimized 3 v1 2 Processor License

Oracle EE (Physical CPU Charge)

Baremetal server flavor

Number of physical CPU cores

Sub - Menu

Plan

License type and quantity

General Purpose 1 v1 4

Oracle EE (Physical CPU Charge)

For General Purpose 1 v1 2 Processor License
General Purpose 1 v2 8

Oracle EE (Physical CPU Charge)

For General Purpose 1 v2 4 Processor License
General Purpose 2 v1 24

Oracle EE (Physical CPU Charge)

For General Purpose 2 v1 12 Processor License
General Purpose 2 v2 32

Oracle EE (Physical CPU Charge)

For General Purpose 2 v2 16 Processor License
General Purpose 3 v1 36

Oracle EE (Physical CPU Charge)

For General Purpose 3 v1 18 Processor License
General Purpose 3 v2 36

Oracle EE (Physical CPU Charge)

For General Purpose 3 v2 18 Processor License
Workload Optimized 1 v1 4

Oracle EE (Physical CPU Charge)

For Workload Optimized 1 v1 2 Processor License
Workload Optimized 1 v2 4

Oracle EE (Physical CPU Charge)

For Workload Optimized 1 v2 2 Processor License
Workload Optimized 2 v1 16

Oracle EE (Physical CPU Charge)

For Workload Optimized 2 v1 8 Processor License
Workload Optimized 3 v1 28

Oracle EE (Physical CPU Charge)

For Workload Optimized 3 v1 14 Processor License

Note

The following are the flavors that can be used with each menus. Please note that there are flavors that cannot be used in some regions.

Baremetal server flavor

Baremetal Server menu

Dedicated Hypervisor menu / VMware Cloud Foundation

Dedicated Hypervisor menu / vSphere

Dedicated Hypervisor menu / Hyper-V

General Purpose 1 v1 Y N Y Y
General Purpose 1 v2 Y N Y Y
General Purpose 2 v1 Y N Y Y
General Purpose 2 v2 Y N Y Y
General Purpose 3 v1 Y N Y Y
General Purpose 3 v2 Y N Y Y
Workload Optimized 1 v1 Y N Y Y
Workload Optimized 1 v2 Y N Y Y
Workload Optimized 2 v1 Y N N Y
Workload Optimized 3 v1 N Y N N

Oracle SE2 (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per 1 Virtual Server (VM)

Sub - Menu

Plan

1

Oracle SE2 (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 1 vCPU

2

Oracle SE2 (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 2 vCPU

3~4

Oracle SE2 (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 3~4 vCPU

5~8

Oracle SE2 (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 5~8 vCPU

9~12

Oracle SE2 (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 9~12 vCPU

13~16

Oracle SE2 (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 13~16 vCPU

17~20

Oracle SE2 (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 17~20 vCPU

21~24

Oracle SE2 (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 21~24 vCPU

25~28

Oracle SE2 (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 25~28 vCPU

29~32

Oracle SE2 (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 29~32 vCPU

33~36

Oracle SE2 (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 33~36 vCPU


Oracle EE (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per 1 Virtual Server (VM)

Sub - Menu

Plan

1

Oracle EE (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 1 vCPU

2

Oracle EE (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 2 vCPU

3~4

Oracle EE (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 3~4 vCPU

5~8

Oracle EE (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 5~8 vCPU

9~12

Oracle EE (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 9~12 vCPU

13~16

Oracle EE (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 13~16 vCPU

17~20

Oracle EE (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 17~20 vCPU

21~24

Oracle EE (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 21~24 vCPU

25~28

Oracle EE (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 25~28 vCPU

29~32

Oracle EE (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 29~32 vCPU

33~36

Oracle EE (vCPU Charge)

Number of vCPUs per VM: 33~36 vCPU


Functions / Services

The following is the function and the service offered with menu for BM/DH.


OS Licensing and Licensing Support

  • Oracle license is provided for ECL2.0 Baremetal Server menu or Dedicated Hypervisor menu. By using the menu for BM/DH, the customers will not have to prepare Oracle license for themselves.
    However, menu for BM/DH does not provide Oracle software. The customers must download the software from Oracle Software Delivery Cloud by themselves.
  • Oracle product support is provided.
    Technical inquiry about Oracle software can be made from ECL2.0 ticket system.
    Additionally, Oracle support website My Oracle Support(MOS) can be used for referencing Oracle software’s knowledge and downloading patches.

Available Product Names and Versions

The following are the product information that can be used with menu for BM/DH.


Oracle Product Name (Edition Name)

The following are the Oracle products that can be used with menu for BM/DH.


  • Oracle Database Standard Edition 2 (SE2)

  • Oracle Database Enterprise Edition (EE)
    Includes the following optional products:
    Oracle Real Application Clusters
    Oracle Partitioning
    Oracle Advanced Security
    Oracle Diagnostics Pack
    Oracle Tuning Pack
    Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall

Note

Followings are the feature overview of each optional product.

Option Products

Function Overview

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)

provides a cluster database environment that is highly available as well as scalable

Oracle Partitioning

Provides the feature to subdivide large data into smaller pieces and manage them.

Oracle Advanced Security

Provides data-at-rest encryption in the database layer.

Oracle Diagnostics Pack

Offers a comprehensive set of performance diagnostics, monitoring and tracking functionality.

Oracle Tuning Pack

Offers a solution that automates the entire SQL tuning process.

Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall
Offers a solution that monitors Oracle and non-Oracle database traffic to detect and block threats.
Baremetal Server is needed for installation.

Oracle Database Version

  • There are no limitations to the available Oracle Database versions.

Attention

  • This does not guarantee the product to run. Please refer to the recommended requirements of Oracle Corporation before constructing the system.

  • From the support and the security point of view, we recommend to use the newer version.

  • The older versions that were released before Oracle Database Standard Edition 2, such as 10g and 11g, are available with Oracle SE2 menu. However, the restrictions of Oracle Database Standard Edition 2 will also apply when using the above products.

License purchase rule

With menu for BM/DH, the targets of license purchase are as follows.

Attention

  • Please carefully check the rules set forth below and determine your purchase license and quantity.

  • In the same baremetal server cluster, vCPU charge and physical CPU charge cannot be used together. Select one of charging methods.


When using Physical CPU Charge method

  • The target of charge will be the baremetal server that the Oracle software runs on.

Note

Oracle Client will not be the target of charge.

  • Oracle Database Standard Edition 2 and Oracle Database Enterprise Edition are available.

  • The license fee will be charged upon the number of physical CPUs (CPU socket or CPU core number) in the baremetal server used in Baremetal Server menu or Dedicated Hypervisor menu.

  • If the customer selects Oracle SE2 menu, the number of physical CPU sockets will be used for license fee charge. If the customer selects Oracle EE menu, the number of physical CPU cores will be used for license fee charge.

  • It does not matter if the baremetal server was used for virtual environment. With physical CPU charge, baremetal server’s physical CPU will be the target of charge even if its used as a virtual environment.

  • In the same baremetal server cluster, it cannot be used together with vCPU charge.

  • To apply for Baremetal Server menu, the following information will be needed.

Items

Required Item

Description

ID (UUID) of baremetal server

Y

ID (UUID) of baremetal server to apply Oracle license.

Region of baremetal server

Y

The region of the above baremetal server.

Oracle Database Edition

Y

Oracle Database edition to use. Please select from Enterprise Edition (EE) or Standard Edition 2 (SE2).

Baremetal server flavor

Y

Flavor of the baremetal server to apply Oracle license.

Virtualization application use

Y

Whether to use virtualization application on the baremetal server which Oracle license should be applied.

OS used in baremetal server (OS name, version)

N

Name and version of the OS which is directly installed to the baremetal server. If OS is not installed directly (for virtualization application use), please leave this field blank and write the virtualization application information on the next input field.

Virtualization application (Application name, version)

N

Virtualization application name and its version. If virtual application is not used, please leave this field blank.


  • To apply for Dedicated Hypervisor menu, the following information will be needed.

Items

Required Item

Description

ID (UUID) of baremetal server for Dedicated Hypervisor

Y

Baremetal server ID (UUID) for Dedicated Hypervisor to apply Oracle license.

Region of baremetal server for Dedicated Hypervisor

Y

The region of the above baremetal server.

Oracle Database Edition

Y

Oracle Database edition to use. Please select from Enterprise Edition (EE) or Standard Edition 2 (SE2).

Flavor of baremetal server for Dedicated Hypervisor

Y

Flavor of the baremetal server for Dedicated Hypervisor to apply Oracle license.

OS used in baremetal server (OS name, version)

N

Name and version of the OS which is directly installed to the baremetal server. If OS is not installed directly (for virtualization application use), please leave this field blank.

Virtualization application (Application name, version)

Y

Virtualization application name and its version.


When using vCPU charge method

  • The charge target will be the virtual servers that Oracle software is installed in.

Note

Oracle Client will not be the target of charge.

  • Oracle Database Standard Edition 2 and Oracle Database Enterprise Edition are available.

  • The license fee will be charged upon the number of virtual server’s vCPUs that runs on the baremetal server used in Baremetal Server menu or Dedicated Hypervisor menu.

  • The customers must declare the number of vCPUs per virtual servers.

  • In the same baremetal server cluster, it cannot be used together with physical CPU charge.

  • To apply, the following information will be needed.

Items

Required Item

Description

ID (UUID) of baremetal server

Y

Baremetal server ID (UUID) of which Oracle software installed virtual server is running on.

ID (UUID) of virtual server

Y

ID (UUID) of Oracle software installed virtual server.

Specifications of virtual server (vCPUs, memory size (GB))

Y

Number of vCPUs and the memory size (GB) of Oracle software installed virtual server.

OS used in virtual server (OS name, version)

Y

OS name and version of Oracle software installed virtual server.


  • In addition to the virtual server information, the following application information is needed for Baremetal Server menu.

Items

Required Item

Description

ID (UUID) of baremetal server

Y

ID (UUID) of baremetal server to apply Oracle license.

Region of baremetal server

Y

The region of the above baremetal server.

Oracle Database Edition

Y

Oracle Database edition to use. Please select from Enterprise Edition (EE) or Standard Edition 2 (SE2).

Baremetal server flavor

Y

Flavor of the baremetal server to apply Oracle license.

Virtualization application (Application name, version)

Y

Virtualization application name and its version.

OS used in baremetal server (OS name, version)

N

Name and version of the OS which is directly installed to the baremetal server. If OS is not installed directly, please leave this field blank.


  • In addition to the virtual server information, the following application information is needed for Dedicated Hypervisor menu.

Items

Required Item

Description

ID (UUID) of baremetal server for Dedicated Hypervisor

Y

Baremetal server ID (UUID) for Dedicated Hypervisor to apply Oracle license.

Region of baremetal server for Dedicated Hypervisor

Y

The region of the above baremetal server.

Oracle Database Edition

Y

Oracle Database edition to use. Please select from Enterprise Edition (EE) or Standard Edition 2 (SE2).

Flavor of baremetal server for Dedicated Hypervisor

Y

Flavor of the baremetal server for Dedicated Hypervisor to apply Oracle license.

Virtualization application (Application name, version)

Y

Virtualization application name and its version.

OS used in baremetal server (OS name, version)

N

Name and version of the OS which is directly installed to the baremetal server. If OS is not installed directly, please leave this field blank.


Regions

The following are the regions where the menu for BM/DH is provided.


Region

JP1,JP2,JP4,JP5

Service Order

New/Add

  • From the customer portal’s license purchase page, please order the preferred license.

Attention

  • Setting sheet with the environmental information of where the Oracle software will run in, will be needed.

  • For vCPU charge, customers must declare the number of vCPUs per virtual server (VM).

  • The standard delivery time is 10 business days.

Attention

Please be aware that depending on the architecture, it might take longer than the standard delivery time.


Change order

  • Items customers can change are “Email Address” and “Setting Sheet” only.

Attention

The ordered plan and the quantity cannot be changed from the license purchase page.

To change the above items, please terminate the order and make a new order again.

  • The standard delivery time is 5 days.

Attention

Please be aware that depending on the architecture, it might take longer than the standard delivery time.


Terminate order

  • From the license purchase page, order deletion of the selected license.

  • The standard delivery time is 5 days.

Attention

Please be aware that depending on the architecture, it might take longer than the standard delivery time.


Download Oracle software

  • ECL2.0 does not provide the Oracle software. Please download from Oracle Software Delivery Cloud and install it to the server.

  • Downloading the software is free of charge.

  • Oracle account is needed to login to the Oracle Software Delivery Cloud . Customers can make account through the same website free of charge.

  • Please download Oracle software patches from My Oracle Support (MOS) .

  • Oracle account and its linked support ID is needed to download patches from My Oracle Support (MOS) . To acquire support ID, please refer to Use of My Oracle Support (MOS) .


Terms and Conditions

Usage Conditions with Other Service Menus

  • It can be used with Baremetal Server menu or Dedicated Hypervisor menu.


Minimum Usage Period

  • Menu for BM/DH require the customers to use for 2 month at the least.


Pricing

Initial Fee

  • There is no initial fee required with menu for BM/DH.


Monthly Fees

  • With the menu for BM/DH, the monthly cost is fixed regardless of the used time.

  • The month of new order will not be charged.

  • The month terminated will fully cost 1 month regardless of the used time.