Oracle Database 18.3.0 Upgrade on premises

As Oracle Database 18c is now available on Linux on premises, I blogged about the installation already. And the next logical step is the Oracle Database 18.3.0 Upgrade on premises. In this case I will show an upgrade on the command line from Oracle 11.2.0.4 to Oracle 18.3.0. A DBUA upgrade will follow in a separate blog post later. Oracle Database 18.3.0 Upgrade on premises Before you can start with the upgrade, you may download the software first, and then install it: Oracle Database 18.3.0 on premises is available on Linux Oracle Database 18.3.0 Installation on premises If you read…

Very cool videos about Upgrade to Oracle 12c

Sometimes it is by far easier to watch a few short videos instead of reading an entire book 🙂 So enjoy watching Roy talking about Upgrades and Migrations to Oracle Database 12c in short videos covering also the new Upgrade and Migration features in Oracle Database 12c. A set of five short videos discussing new features and enhancements to database upgrades in Oracle Database 12c. Chapter 1 – Upgrading is Universal Chapter 2 – Minimizing Risk and Downtime Chapter 3 – Leveraging Consolidation to ease Migration Chapter 4 – Why Upgrade? Chapter 5 – Automating the Upgrade Process   –Mike…