Oracle running under Amazon Web services : database connections timing out

From: John Dunn <>
Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2018 08:21:57 +0000
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A client has moved their applications and database to run in a AWS environment. The application is now stopping(after an hour) due to database connections being closed.

It had no such problems in the previous non-cloud environment where it has run for years.

Their AWS guys have suggested "the application should look to ensure a keepalive is used for the JDBC connections"

Any idea how we would do that?
Database is Oracle 11

Anyone else seen this problem in an AWS environment?

John Dunn
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