Balance Cost and Performance when Migrating On-premises Oracle Databases to the Cloud
If you’re considering an Oracle database migration to the cloud from an on-premises data center, there are a few questions you should consider before you begin, such as:
Which cloud service provider should I use?
Which of your Oracle databases is best suited for a cloud migration?
How do you plan to minimize downtime and avoid data loss during the migration?
How will you monitor database performance and ensure scalability without blowing your cloud budget?
Do you have the tools to replicate Oracle data between on-premises infrastructure and the cloud?
This technical brief answers the questions above in the context of several tried and true products from Quest: SharePlex®, Toad® for Oracle DBA Edition, Benchmark Factory® and Foglight® for Databases. We’ll discuss how you can reduce the overall risks inherent in a database migration by benchmarking performance in order to help with right-sizing, moving your data safely, monitoring database performance and protecting sensitive data. You’ll gain a clearer picture of how to migrate your Oracle database to the cloud, along with an understanding of the tools that will ensure successful migration.