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How To Determine Granule Size (Doc ID 947152.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 9.2.0.1 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 9.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

The goal of this document is to establish the manner in which Oracle sets the granule size for memory management, and the significance of granule sizing.

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 What is a memory granule
 How is the granule size determined
 How to find the Granule size
 Why is granule size important
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