Playing with Oracle Ravello – Migrating your VMs to the Cloud

Hello everyone, A few years back we had the boom of the “Private Cloud” rush, where everyone started to implement virtualization technologies to make a better use of it Infrastructure resources and improve high availability, scalability and innovation! Now to Continue reading Playing with Oracle Ravello – Migrating your VMs to the Cloud

Playing with Oracle Cloud – Creating a Hybrid DR Deployment

On this article, we will create a Hybrid Disaster Recovery (DR by using Data Guard) Oracle Database Cloud Service database deployment with a primary database on-premises and a standby database in the cloud. This can be used to implement an improve the high Continue reading Playing with Oracle Cloud – Creating a Hybrid DR Deployment

Finally, Oracle 11gR2 is here!!

After months of tests, Oracle released today the newest release of 11g Database (11.2.0.1 – for Linux x86 and 64bit only), with more than 200 new features and a lot of excellent surprises. Oracle Database 11g Release 1 (11.1 – Continue reading Finally, Oracle 11gR2 is here!!

How to migrate from 32 bit to 64 bit using RMAN?

This procedure can be used for single instance or RAC (9i to 11g): In the 32 bit source server : Start making a full backup of the database including all archivelogs: RMAN> run  {   allocate channel c1 type disk;   allocate channel c2 type Continue reading How to migrate from 32 bit to 64 bit using RMAN?