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Upgrading GoldenGate Microservices Architecture – GUI Based

In August of 2017, Oracle released two architectures for Oracle GoldenGate. These architectures were the Classic Architecture and the Microservices Architecture. Since then there has been some discussion around upgrading Oracle GoldenGate to Microservices. Due to the change in architecture, there is no direct upgrade path from Classic Architecture to Microservices Architecture. If you want […]

Next Chapter … Time for a Change

It has been about three months since I’ve published a post. Well this time it has been a mix of work and decision making on my next chapter in my career that has kept me from posting. Hopefully, in the near future I will have more time to publish articles on topics I really want […]

#GoldenGate #Cloud Service (#GGCS) … what to expect?

As I sit here working on performing some GoldenGate migrations to AWS for a client, I’ve been thinking about the glimpse of GoldenGate Cloud Service (GGCS) that was provided to me earlier this week. That glimpse has helped me define what and how GGCS is going to work within the Oracle Cloud space. Ever since […]

Oracle #GoldenGate Parameter File Templates

This week I’ve been enjoying spending some time at Oracle Open World in San Francisco, CA.  While here, I’ve been talking with everyone, friends old and new, and it came to my attention that it would be a good idea to have some useful templates for Oracle GoldenGate parameter files.  With this in mind, I […]

#GoldenGate Bound Recovery

Every once in awhile when I restart an extract, I see entries in the report file that reference “Bounded Recovery”.  What exactly is “Bounded Recovery”? First, keep in mind that “Bounded Recovery” is only for Oracle databases! Second, according to the documentation, “Bounded Recovery” is a component of the general extract checkpointing facility.  This component […]

Counting the many rows of Oracle GoldenGate

******NOTICE****** !The code contained in this post is meant to be  used at your own risk! ******NOTICE******  With any Oracle GoldenGate replication configuration, it is always good to monitor what is going on.  One aspect that many people want to know is how can I validate that every record is being transferred to the target […]

Oracle #GoldenGate Replicate Apply (Run) Rate

For a couple of weeks now, I’ve been trying to figure out a way to identify the size of data for transactions that are getting processed over a give period of time with Oracle GoldenGate.  When I started to think through the process, I keyed in on the Relative Byte Address (RBA).  What is the […]