Chapter 3. Configuring Oracle Data Guard Logical Standby Database

The objective of this chapter is to show you how to create and manage a logical standby database environment. We've already learned what a logical standby database is and what are its highlights. Now it's time to study the installation and administration of the logical standby database with hands-on examples.

In this chapter we'll discuss the following topics:

  • Features and working principles of the logical standby database
  • The pre-installation steps for a logical standby database configuration
  • Creating a logical standby database from a physical standby database
  • Verification of the newly created logical standby database configuration
  • Customizing the environment with selective replication, ...

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