Category Golden Gate

Build an Oracle GoldenGate Compute Node on OCI Marketplace

Over the last few weeks, I have been working with Oracle GoldenGate Development on a solution to bring Oracle GoldenGate to the OCI framework. Well, last nigh it has been released – Oracle GoldenGate 19c Microservices on OCI Marketplace. You can now provision Oracle GoldenGate 19c into an OCI compute node in under 11 minutes […]

EZConnect Oracle GoldenGate to Oracle Database – On-Premise or Cloud (DBaaS)

With the release of Oracle GoldenGate 19c, it has been made easier to connect Oracle GoldenGate to the Oracle Database – source or target. Gone are the days that you need to update your local tnsnames.ora file to point to the desired database. The only thing you have to do now, is ensure that your […]

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 […]