Re: RMAN + NetApps

From: Robert Freeman <>
Date: Tue, 25 Aug 2009 11:55:35 -0700 (PDT)
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Or you could look at secure backup as an alternative to MML...

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From: Niall Litchfield <> To:
Sent: Tuesday, August 25, 2009 11:50:42 AM Subject: Re: RMAN + NetApps

if your stategy is to backup directly to tape then *RMAN* must integrate via the mml. If it's to backup to disk and then tape, then *you* need to co-ordinate the rman policy with the tape backup policy. if its to backup to disk only then its probably not an issue.

On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 4:33 PM, Fedock, John (KAM.RIC) <> wrote:

I am looking into moving all my backups to RMAN (
>Readingthru the doco, my first impression is that is must integrate with your tape backups, so RMAN knows when items can be safely deleted.
>Our systems team has started to use NetApps to take disk level snapshots as part of their new backup procedures. Can anyone explain to me as to how RMAN can integrate with this solution (if possible?).
>I am going to google next.
>Thanks all,
>John Fedock

Niall Litchfield
Oracle DBA

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