My Oracle Support Banner

Oracle Key Vault (OKV) Clustering (Doc ID 2896973.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 07, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Key Vault - Version 21.4.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

 This note addresses frequently asked questions about Oracle Key Vault (OKV) Clustering.

 

Questions and Answers

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


In this Document
Purpose
  This note addresses frequently asked questions about Oracle Key Vault (OKV) Clustering.
Questions and Answers
 1. What is OKV Multi-Master Clustering?
 2. Is OKV Clustering related to Oracle Key Vault Primary-Standby Configuration.
 3. Can OKV Clustering be considered as a type of backup of OKV?
 4. What is the Controller Node?
 5. What is the Candidate Node?
 6. What is a Cluster read-write pair?
 7. What are the steps in creating a read-write pair?
 8. What occurs when a candidate node is deleted from a read-write pair?
 9. What is the maximum read-write pairs in a Cluster?
 10. What is the recommendation where there is a large number of PDBs?
 11. When there is an issue what are logs to check?
 12. How does one delete and not force delete to the candidate node to install it as new node as a candidate node?
 13. What occurs when deleting candidate node of a cluster?
 14. What happens when you stop replication between the nodes?
 15. What is the disabled Node duration?
 16. What is Heartbeat Lag?
 17. What is Replication Lag?
 18. What is Name Resolution Time?
 19. What is Conflict Resolution?
 20. Is Server Error 500 normal in the read-write pairing process?
 21. Certificates that are given during the cluster process, can they be renewed?
 22. Can one rotate self-sign certificates?
 23. Do Cluster Certificates expire?
 24. Could Server Certificates be rotated?
 25. What occurs when you add a node to a read-write pair?
 26. What is the importance of adding a DNS server to OKV node?
 27. What is the requirement regarding the Storage, CPU and Memory between Cluster nodes?

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.