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Oracle Database 10g: A Beginner's Guide by Michael Corey, Michael Abbey, Ian Abramson

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CRITICAL SKILL 5.5

Get Started with Oracle Data Pump

Oracle Data Pump is a new utility available with Oracle Database 10g that can be used to move data and metadata (metadata is the “data about the data,” or in Oracle terms is the catalog information) from one database to another. If you are used to the pre–Oracle Database 10g versions of Export and Import, you will be familiar with the functionality of Data Pump Export and Data Pump Import and will recognize a similar interface with these new utilities. However, these are completely separate utilities. The performance of Oracle’s new utilities Data Pump Export and Data Pump Import will increase greatly over the old Export and Import utilities and can also take advantage of parallelism to accomplish ...

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