Logical database replication may be an eagerly required "toy" in your organization. The success
of new reporting applications, (near) real time data distribution and
processing and so forth may heavily depend on it - and take it for granted.
isn't surprising at all: data is supposed to appear and steadily kept
current. Vendors, including Oracle, claim they are able to provide very
efficient, near real time and even heterogeneous instruments to achieve
With such a variety of replication solutions you have
plenty of time to evaluate how strong is your concept of logical
replication (and its implications), how your organization is ready to
maintain it and make sure nobody will point a finger at you when it
Have a look at the following 10 simple questions and have some additional fun before playing with technology!