Using Open-Source Databases to Get More From Your Oracle Data

Database developers and database administrators (DBAs) have been using open-source databases, such as MySQL and PostgreSQL, for years. The platforms are mature, offer flexibility with low license costs and have a huge community following. Plus, they help reduce your dependence on commercial databases, such as Oracle Database.

What’s getting in the way of your using them more?

This technical brief explores ways to use SharePlex® by Quest® to replicate your Oracle data to open-source databases. Data analysts and DBAs will see how SharePlex replicates data from Oracle in nearly real time to platforms like MySQL and PostgreSQL. The replication technology in SharePlex opens up your options for enjoying the maturity, flexibility and low cost of open source in your IT landscape.