Fernando Simon

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Fernando Simon

Senior Database Architect

eProseed

Biography

Senior Database Architect with a large experience with Oracle Database, mainly with Oracle Engineering Systems with a focus in mission-critical and high availability environments. Practical knowledge with Exadata and ZDLRA, and MAA. Including architecture activities like analyses and capacity plans, but also fieldwork like upgrade, patch deploys, and patch apply. Oracle ACE, Co-Founder and board member for Luxembourg Oracle User Group (LUXOUG). Speaker at several conferences, like OOW, AOUG, UKOUG, and GUOB. Blog: https://www.fernandosimon.com/blog/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/FSimonDBA Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/fernando-simon/

Papers

ZDLRA and MAA integration to reach ZERO RPO everywhere

Event: Virtual Connect 2020, Virtual Connect 2020-Cloud
Stream: Architecture, Cloud Database & Technology

Zero Data Loss Recovery Appliance (ZDLRA) is an Oracle Engineered System and part of MAA family but goes beyond just than backup and recovery. The focus of this session is to show how to integrate ZDLRA with all kinds of databases that you have. How to protect from the simplest single instance to the huge multi-site RAC+RAC DG database to reach the zero Recovery Point Objective (RPO) to everyone. In this session, I show how ZDLRA features like Real-Time Redo transport, Multi ZDLRA Replication, and Tape backups are used to reach the maximum protection defined by MAA Reference Architectures. But besides the doc part, this session shows how to do that, how the protection works, and how to configure everything and survive outages.

ZDLRA, What you need to know to understand it.

Event: Virtual Connect 2020, Virtual Connect 2020-Cloud
Stream: Architecture, Cloud Database & Technology

Zero Data Loss Recovery Appliance (ZDLRA) is an Oracle Engineered System and part of MAA family that was built to protect your databases for several kinds of outages and provide reliable recovery options. But what is ZDLRA? And how the features work to allows you to reach the zero data loss? This session addresses what it is and how ZDLRA works, helping you hat will help you to understand it covering features like: Incremental Forever strategy and the Virtual Full Backup, Real-Time Redo, Multi ZDLRA Replication, ZDLRA Catalog management, MAA Integration, and some internal details about architecture. But besides the tech part, this presentation shows how you can use all these features to protect your databases.