Re: 10g with HACMP (no RAC)?

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Date: Sun, 07 Sep 2008 00:38:36 +0200
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On Sat, 06 Sep 2008 21:14:28 +0100, Palooka <> wrote:

>We are planning to implement Oracle on AIX 5.3 with HACMP but
>without RAC.

Why? HACMP only offers server and application failover, it does not offer any special facilities for Oracle. So the instances will not failover properly.
In Oracle 10g RAC you don't even need HACMP! Also Oracle RAC allows for active/passive configurations.

Sybrand Bakker
Senior Oracle DBA
Received on Sat Sep 06 2008 - 17:38:36 CDT

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