Re: ASM - hardware mirroring vs. Oracle mirroring

From: Don Seiler <>
Date: Fri, 11 Apr 2008 15:35:12 -0500
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On Fri, Apr 11, 2008 at 2:47 PM, Baumgartel, Paul <> wrote:
> I understand that many people use ASM in conjunction with Symmetrix, etc.,
> but I don't see how just pooling the storage and presenting it to the
> database is worth the effort (and the limitations, as there are certain
> operations in, e.g., RMAN, that aren't supported with ASM).

What do you mean RMAN isn't supported with ASM? RMAN is the *only* backup solution available when you use ASM.

Don Seiler
Received on Fri Apr 11 2008 - 15:35:12 CDT

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