RE: RAC Vs Standby Database between Primary and Secondary Data Centers

From: Goulet, Dick <>
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2008 08:42:26 -0500
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A question to the group. A couple of you have mentioned "Dark Fiber" as the medium that you use to interconnect these stretch clusters. Now I've heard of the stuff, but back then it was one of those technologies that one used only when money was NOT a consideration. The project at that time would have required linking two buildings 8 miles apart with Dark Fiber that alone had a cost on $1M per month. Has that come down recently to where it is something that's affordable?

Dick Goulet / Capgemini
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