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Cross Platform Database Migration using ZDLRA (Doc ID 2460552.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2018

Applies to:

Zero Data Loss Recovery Appliance X7 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Zero Data Loss Recovery Appliance X6 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Zero Data Loss Recovery Appliance X5 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Zero Data Loss Recovery Appliance X4 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Zero Data Loss Recovery Appliance Software - Version 12.2.1.1.2 and later

Goal

Cross platform database migration is the process of moving databases to a new platform, including Exadata and ExaCC. The Zero Data Loss Recovery Appliance (ZDLRA) provides a simple, reliable, and fast migration solution with minimal downtime when Data Guard or GoldenGate options are not available.

The information below will guide you in performing a cross platform (Big Endian to Small Endian, vice versa or same platform when Data Guard option is not available) database migration using the Zero Data Loss Recovery Appliance (ZDLRA).

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 High Level Overview
 Detailed Steps - How to migrate a 12c Oracle database from Big Endian Platform to Small Endian platform.
 Detailed Steps - How to migrate an 11g Oracle database from Big Endian Platform to 12c Oracle database on Small Endian platform.
 Monitoring and Troubleshooting. 
 Additional resources

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