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Migrating an Oracle RAC Cluster using Storage vMotion to vSAN Storage – Private Investigation

Migrating an Oracle RAC Cluster using Storage vMotion to vSAN Storage – Private Investigation   ” Give me ten men like Clouseau, and I can destroy the world…” said Former Chief Inspector Dreyfus about Inspector Jacques Clouseau and his incompetence, … Continue reading

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Migrating non-production Oracle RAC using VMware Storage vMotion with minimal downtime

Migrating non-production Oracle RAC using VMware Storage vMotion with minimal downtime   Much has been discussed and documented about Storage vMotion of Oracle RAC Clusters on VMware SDDC which can be found in the numerous blog posts available at Oracle … Continue reading

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A Journey to the Clouds – Oracle on VMware Cloud on AWS

“We have nothing to fear but …”. famous words of Chief Vitalstatistix , chief of the famous Gaulish village in the famous Asterix & Obelix series.     Legend goes when the Gallic chieftains were asked by Alexander the Great … Continue reading

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VMware Snapshots and Oracle non-clustered Independent Persistent disks

“To beat (something) to boredom” – To linger over or discuss something so long and to such a tedious and laborious extent that the subject is no longer of any interest or relevance and induces a bad migraine!!! Yes, much … Continue reading

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Around the “Storage World” in no time – Storage vMotion and Oracle Workloads

“Around the World in Eighty Days” – A classic adventure novel and one of Jules Verne’s most acclaimed works which describes how Phileas Fogg and his valet Passepartout attempt to circumnavigate the world in 80 days on a wager.   … Continue reading

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Oracle on vSphere – Summary of Storage options

Storage – the final frontier. These are the voyages of any Business Critical Oracle database, its endless mission: to meet the business SLA, to sustain increasing workload demands and seek out new challenges, to boldly go where no database has … Continue reading

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On Demand Scaling up resources for Oracle production workloads

The crux of this blog’s discussion is “How to stop hoarding much needed infrastructure resources and live wisely ever after by scaling up as needed effectively” Typically Oracle workloads running on bare metal environments , or for that matter any … Continue reading

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