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Simplifying Database Cloning with Snapshotting Capabilities
Anywhere there is a database, there will eventually be a need to make a copy. Or a QA environment may need to restore an environment to specific point in time to perform testing. Either way, the cloning process is generally tedious, time consuming, and subject to errors.
This whitepaper will help you learn more about how the Pure Storage FlashArray uses snapshotting capabilities to clone databases quickly and easily. Read on to learn more about the database cloning procedure for Oracle databases running on Linux, using both Automatic Storage Management (ASM) and file system based data files.