The objective of this chapter is to get you started using Oracle GoldenGate 10.4. We will discuss the history and evolution of GoldenGate Software, its success in the market and ultimate Oracle acquisition. You will become accustomed with the concepts of data replication and how GoldenGate provides enterprise-wide solutions to address the business requirements.
Although an introduction, this chapter is designed to inspire thought by drilling into the key components, processes, and considerations required to build and implement a GoldenGate solution.
In this chapter, we will discuss the following points surrounding GoldenGate: