In Oracle GoldenGate 12c we have expanded the heterogeneity of the product by adding support for the latest versions of the major databases.
In Oracle GoldenGate 126.96.36.199.1 for SQL Server, which is available for download on My Oracle Support, we offer support for capturing from and delivering to SQL Server 2012. Oracle GoldenGate 12c also supports SQL Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 R2 Capture and Delivery.
Two other highly anticipated new features for Oracle GoldenGate 12c for SQL Server, are the ability for Capture to read from SQL Server compressed transaction log backups and the ability to restrict the need for Capture to read from transaction log backups, required when customers use 3rd party transaction log backup utilities.
Some of the key capabilities of Oracle GoldenGate for SQL Server are as follows:
A complete list of supported features and details on how to implement those features are available in the Oracle GoldenGate 12c Documentation Library, available at the following address: http://docs.oracle.com/goldengate/1212/gg-winux/index.html
I also recommend reading our white paper “Using Oracle GoldenGate 12c with SQL Server” that provides more details on how GoldenGate supports SQL Server databases.