Tag: Multitenant

Is the Multitenant Option mandatory in the Oracle Cloud?

No, not necessarily. All Oracle databases from version 12.1 in the Oracle Cloud are automatically deployed using the Multitenant architecture. This is probably the reason why this question is asked. Let’s have a deeper look. Database Cloud Service (DBCS) License Included Oracle provides four pre-defined software editions in the Oracle Cloud to choose from. Each…

Part 7/10: Migration Methods using Multitenant Architecture

In this part we will introduce the following migration methods using Multitenant Architecture: Unplug & Plug Remote Cloning Remote Hot Cloning PDB Refreshable Clone PDB Relocate Multitenant Architecture The multitenant architecture provides easy and powerful features to move databases across platforms, even with just one single SQL command. It’s almost magic! The multitenant option was…

Refreshable PDB Switchover in Standard Edition Cloud Service

Oracle Database Standard Edition in the Cloud offers additional features including: All versions: Transparent Data Encryption, which is available only for Enterprise Edition on-prem. 18c onwards: Refreshable PDB Switchover, which is available only for EE on Engineered Systems (Exadata and ODA) on-prem. Additionally, in the Cloud you benefit from Automatic Backups, one-click Restore, one-click CPU up/down Scaling, and Simplified Patching. This…