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Oracle Database Tablespace Encryption Behavior in Oracle Cloud (Doc ID 2359020.1)

Last updated on MAY 08, 2020

Applies to:

Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine)
Oracle Cloud High Availablity
Linux x86-64 on Oracle Public Cloud

Purpose

 The purpose of this document is to describe the behavior of Transparent Data Encryption in an Oracle Cloud environment.

Scope

This document describes how Oracle Database Tablespace Encryption works for the following use cases:

This document is related to Database Releases: 11.2.0.4, 12.1.0.2, 12.2.0.1, 18c and 19c (and beyond)

Applies to Oracle Database Cloud Service (PaaS) including Exadata Cloud Service, Exadata Cloud at Customer.

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In this Document
Purpose
Scope
Details
 ENCRYPT_NEW_TABLESPACES Parameter
 Database releases 11.2.0.4 and 12.1.0.2
 Database release 12.2.0.1 (with April'17 PSU - 17.3.1 / July 7th) and all future versions.
 Database release 12.2.0.1 (pre-April '17 PSU)
 Summary: Database Releases Encryption in the cloud
 Hybrid DR Deployment Considerations
 Unencrypted On-Premises and Unencrypted Cloud
 Primary: Unencrypted On-Premises | Standby: Encrytped Cloud
 Primary: Encrypted Cloud | Standby: Unencrypted On-Premises
 General Considerations
 Table: On-Premises Unencrypted Primary | Cloud Encrypted Standby
 Table: Cloud Encrypted Primary | On-Premises Unencrypted Standby
 Additional Encryption Notes
References

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