Re: Oracle Exadata - Clone for test/uat

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Tue, 12 Dec 2017 18:01:42 -0500
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On 12/12/2017 04:43 PM, Jack van Zanen wrote:
> Hi All,
> in about 6 months we will be moving from regular Oracle 11 to Exadata
> and oracle 12.
> Currently we simply use rman to clone prod to test/uat and while this
> works relatively fine I am interested what options become available in
> oracle 12 and Exadata to make cloning faster.
> Any third party tools that can do something that Oracle/Exadata can not?

How about pluggable tablespaces? There are no problems with plugging in the tablespaces from Oracle 11G into Oracle 12c. You can even do that on the different platforms.

Mladen Gogala
Oracle DBA

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