General guidelines for using ZFS storage appliance for Exadata Backups

It is recommended to utilize ZFS storage compression (LZ4) to reduce the amount of space required to store backups of the Oracle database and also disable RMAN level compression to increase backup throughput and reduce CPU overhead on Exadata Machine. It is recommended to utilize all Exadata nodes to maximize backup throughput for both Traditional … Continue reading General guidelines for using ZFS storage appliance for Exadata Backups