Re: Oracle Advanced Security Option performance

From: John Hurley <>
Date: Wed, 2 Sep 2009 07:14:23 -0700 (PDT)
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On Sep 2, 9:53 am, (Jim Watts) wrote:


> We will be using Orcale on x64 Windows and should be starting the project
> around the begining of October.  So the idea will be to use the latest version
> of the different software part (OS, DB, App).

I would really recommend choosing unix/linux over windows but that's your choice.

> Oracle had said that it should not be more that 5% additional overhead.  I
> learned along time ago that there can be differences from what the vendor says
> and what happens once it is being used day to day.

That's similar to what I have heard. It's mostly cpu and if you have available cpu and are not maxed out "should be" not a factor.

You may want to post your overhead question on one of oracle hosted forums. Not sure we have many people hanging out here on cdos that are using advanced ( extra cost ) security stuff here currently. Received on Wed Sep 02 2009 - 09:14:23 CDT

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