About the Oracle Database Cloud Backup Module for OCI Classic

The Oracle Database Cloud Backup Module for OCI Classic makes it possible to perform cloud backups and restores with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Classic.

The module is a system backup to tape (SBT) interface that’s tightly integrated with Recovery Manager (RMAN), which means you don't need to learn new tools or commands. You can continue to use standard RMAN commands for all backup, restore, recovery, and maintenance operations.

You’ll download the backup module from Oracle Technology Network (OTN) and install it on your database server. Multiple database versions and operating systems are supported. For more information about the module, see Installing the Oracle Database Cloud Backup Module for OCI Classic. Backups created using the Oracle Database Cloud Backup Module for OCI Classic are stored in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Object Storage Classic.