Re: Oracle Software install for DR

I believe in local install for the oracle binaries.  I have seen too many
SAN crashes to like the idea of a shared file system for the binaries.  NFS
mount is handy if your standby falls behind and you need to manually ship
the log files to help it catch up.

On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 10:57 AM, Michael Dinh <mdinh@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>  We have DR from one data center to the next for NON-RAC system.
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> All oracle binaries are local.
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> There is NFS mount that is replicated from primary to DR which is very
> handy when downloading software and patches, and storing SQL and shell
> scripts.
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> Database is using Physical Standby using Real Time Apply, no DG broker
> because of constraints.
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> Michael Dinh
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> *From:* oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:
> oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] *On Behalf Of *Dubovecky, Jeff
> *Sent:* Monday, September 27, 2010 7:07 AM
> *To:* oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> *Subject:* Oracle Software install for DR
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> We’re in the process of setting up a DR facility and wanted to solicit
> opinions on the Oracle software install for both RAC and non-RAC systems, in
> terms of whether or not they should be on the SAN or local installs.  We are
> going to utilize SAN replication for our DR, and the initial thought was to
> place the Oracle binaries (e.g. $ORACLE_HOME) on SAN mount points so that
> they are replicated.
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> If anyone has experience in this area or has links to documentation in
> this, it would be appreciated.
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> Thanks Jeff
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