[Oct 10, 2008 Update: Added link to article comparing the use of Oracle Active Data Guard with Oracle Data Guard for EBS environments]
The run-up to our annual OpenWorld conference consists of frenzied activities to ensure that all of our planned certifications wrap up in time to be announced at the conference. The follow-up from OpenWorld consists of handling questions, bug reports,
and escalations from our sessions, panels, and private customer meetings. Given that this is all on top of our regular day jobs, one day I'm going to print up some t-shirts that say, "I survived another Oracle OpenWorld."
So, back in the blogging saddle again. I'll address one of the architectural questions that seems to pop perennially:
How do I handle heavy reporting overhead without disrupting my E-Business Suite instance's transactional users? Can I offload this to a separate reporting instance?