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Oracle Database 2 Day + Data Replication and Integration Guide is for database administrators who want to perform data replication and integration tasks that involve Oracle databases. Data replication and integration tasks involve using information at two or more databases in a unified way.
This guide recommends best practices and describes efficient ways of performing data replication and integration tasks. This guide describes using Oracle Enterprise Manager to complete tasks whenever possible.
To use this document, you must be familiar with relational database concepts.
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Many of the examples in this book use the sample schemas of the sample database, which is installed by default when you install Oracle Database. Refer to Oracle Database Sample Schemas for information about how these schemas were created and how you can use them yourself.
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