Oracle Database Appliance release 12.1.2 supports database
and VM snapshots to create storage-efficient and fast instances of the database
and guest VMs. This capability is now
enabled with each Oracle Database Appliance running with the latest Appliance
Manager 12.1.2 update.
Each new Oracle Database version 184.108.40.206 or 220.127.116.11 will
be created in Oracle’s clustered file system, ACFS. ACFS is a highly performant and highly
available cluster file system that is built on top of Oracle ASM. It is fully integrated with the Grid
Infrastructure and is database-IO aware.
With a new single command, a database snapshot is created in
minutes ready to be used for testing.
oakcli create snapshotdb –db <snap-shot-db-sid> -from
Oracle Database 12.1.2 release also includes the support of:
The ODA OTN Page has updated FAQ, Data Sheet, and whitepaper.
The Oracle Database Appliance Documentation has a new book - Administrations and Reference Guide and updated Getting