Solaris[TM] Operating System: The different types of Shared Memory available in Solaris
(Doc ID 1010818.1)
Last updated on OCTOBER 13, 2020
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199 to 188.8.131.52 [Release 11.2]
Solaris Operating System - Version 8 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
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This document describes the different types of Shared Memory that Solaris[TM] offers and their characteristics - Shared Memory (SHM), Intimate Shared Memory (ISM), Dynamic Intimate Shared Memory (DISM) and Optimized Shared Memory (OSM).
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