Businesses are on a journey to migrate legacy Oracle Databases to new versions and new platforms. These new platforms could be cloud or Exadata Engineered Systems. Architects and Administrators want a solution to securely migrate these databases with minimal downtime and ensure migrated databases are performant for applications’ seamless interaction.
Enterprise Manager Database Migration Workbench helps you quickly and securely migrate databases to various destinations like new Exadata, ExaCC, ExaCS, DBCS, and Autonomous. Migrations can be done without impacting the source database thus, ensuring they are fully operational during the migration process and minimizing application downtime.
Migration Workbench can migrate a full database, or only schemas or required tablespaces. It can also migrate source databases to a multi-tenant environment.
With Migration Workbench, you can migrate all database types from 11g to 21c from various source platforms to Linux as shown in the matrix below:
Migration Workbench is a one-stop dashboard for creating, customizing, and performing analysis of all types of migrations.
This is the end of Part 1 of a two-part blog series, Migration Workbench Introduction. Look for Part 2 of this series, including two interesting migration scenarios, "Re-platform Oracle Databases using Migration Workbench" and "Migrate Oracle Databases of varying size using Migration Workbench"
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