Category Golden Gate

ServiceManager Daemon fails to start on reboot?

If you have been working with Oracle GoldenGate 12c (12.3.0.1.x) or 18c (18.1.0) recently, you may have setup the ServiceManager as a daemon process. This is a great option for setting up the ServiceManager. The benefit is provides is when you host is rebooted it comes back online and allows you to see all of […]

Running GoldenGate Installers within Docker containers on MacOS

Over the last few days, I’ve been trying to improve the speed at which I can setup and configure Oracle GoldenGate for testing purposes. What I settled on what setting up a Docker container to be a VM subsistute. Besides I’ve been playing with Docker, off and on, for over a year now; yet I’m […]

Install Terraform on Macbook

This post is mostly for my general reference and so I don’t have to look it up again…. 🙂 To install Terrafrom on Macbook, you simply have to download the Terraform binary from HashiCorp download site. Once on the download site, select the version you need for your operating system. Once the corresponding zip file […]

Quickly build self-signed certificates for Oracle GoldenGate 18c

With Oracle GoldenGate Microservices 12c and 18c, the architecture can be configured to use SSL certificates for securing and replicating between sites. This is a huge improvement for securing the replication framework and makes it a lot simpler to replicate data over standard HTTPS ports. In order to configure Oracle GoldenGate 12c/18c Microserivces with SSL […]

Installing Oracle GoldenGate 18c Microservices on Windows…. I know, why?

I’m not a huge fan of the Windows platform although I’ve spent the early part of my career as a Systems Admin working on Windows. As I’ve gotten a bit older, Linux/Unix seem to be more my way of thinking; however, there are still many customers out there who run Oracle Databases and Microsoft SQL […]

Performance Metric Service – Classic Configuration

Almost a year ago, Oracle released Oracle GoldenGate 12c (12.3.0.1.x). At that time, there were two architectures released; Microservices and Classic. Both architectures provided the same enterprise level replication. The only difference was that one enabled a RESTful API interface with HTML5 page and the other was still command line driven. The biggest change though […]

Loading Tables with Oracle GoldenGate and REST APIs

With Oracle GoldenGate 12c (12.3.0.1.x), you can now quickly load empty target tables with data from your source database. You could always do this in previous releases of Oracle GoldenGate, but the process has now been simplified using REST APIs and some scripting know-how. In this post, I’m going to show you, high level, how […]