This manual describes the installation and configuration of Oracle Database Gateway for IMS, VSAM, and Adabas, which enables Oracle client applications to access IMS, VSAM, and Adabas data through Structured Query Language (SQL). The gateway, with the Oracle Database, creates the appearance that all data is located on a local Oracle Database, even though the data can be widely distributed.
This manual is intended for Oracle database administrators who perform the following tasks:
Installing the components of the Oracle Database Gateway for IMS, VSAM, and Adabas
Configuring the components of the Oracle Database Gateway for IMS, VSAM, and Adabas
Diagnosing gateway errors
Note:You should understand the fundamentals of database gateways before using this guide to install or administer the gateway.
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For more information, see the following documents in the Oracle Database Gateway 11g Release 1 (11.1) documentation set:
Oracle Database New Features
Oracle Call Interface Programmer's Guide
Oracle Enterprise Manager Administrator's Guide
Oracle Database Administrator's Guide
Oracle Application Developer's Guide - Fundamentals
Oracle Database Concepts
Oracle Database Performance Tuning Guide and Reference
Oracle Database Performance Planning
Oracle Database Error Messages
Oracle Database Globalization Support Guide
Oracle Database Reference
Oracle SQL Reference
Oracle Net Services Administrator's Guide
SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference
Oracle Database Heterogeneous Connectivity Administrator's Guide
Oracle 2 Day DBA
Oracle Database Security Guide
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