Re: ASM - hardware mirroring vs. Oracle mirroring

From: Jared Still <>
Date: Wed, 16 Apr 2008 09:14:11 -0700
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Is it just me, or does ASM unnecessarily complicate operations?

Frankly, things such as this are why I don't use it.

With a halfway decent volume manager, I don't see the need for ASM.


On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 7:09 AM, Finn Jorgensen <> wrote:

> Krish, I don't think that's possible when your only means of getting data
> to tape is NetBackup. tar/cpio could not get to the tapes in that particular
> case.
> Steve, you could say that, but as is so often the case, things started out
> in one way and somewhere down the line circumstances changed necessitating
> the archival and space had already been provisioned and there was no money
> for more disk (hence the archiving in the first place).
> Finn
> ...

Jared Still
Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist

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