Compression Advisor estimates compression ratio possible with Oracle Advanced Compression
By margaret hamburger-Oracle on Apr 17, 2014
What if you could estimate the compression ratio in your database environment to see how much Oracle Advanced Compression can reduce your storage footprint before you consider adding more storage?
If the biggest challenge facing your organization is managing data growth cost effectively, you'll need a better strategy for managing your database storage environment that doesn't involve throwing more storage hardware or administration at the problem.
With Compression Advisor, a FREE database tool from Oracle, you can
use your real data to estimate the compression results you could realize when you deploy Oracle Advanced Compression Option in your database environment.
Find instructions for using Compression Advisor when you watch this quick overview about Oracle Advanced Compression. The Compression Advisor Package DBMS_COMPRESSION is included with Oracle Database 12c.