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Backup and Recovery User's Guide is intended for database administrators who perform the following tasks:
Back up, restore, and recover Oracle databases
Perform maintenance on backups of database files
Transfer data between a file system and Oracle Automatic Storage Management or between platforms when installing Oracle Database
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