Managing Oracle RAC Subclients

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You can create Oracle RAC subclients that contain the data that you want to protect.

Subclient Content

The subclient content can contain any of the following data:

  • Data and logs

  • Data only

  • Logs only

  • Data subset, for example tablespaces

  • Data subset and logs

Procedure

  1. You can add a subclient on the Instances page or the instance details page. Choose one of the options.

    • Instances: From the navigation pane, click Solutions > Databases > DB Instances. Then, in the Actions column for the instance, click the action button , and then click Add subclient.

    • Instance details: From the navigation pane, click Solutions > Databases > DB Instances > instance. Then, click Add subclient.

      The Add subclient dialog box appears.

  2. In the Subclient name box, type the subclient name.

  3. From the Plan list, select a server plan.

  4. In the Number of data streams box, type the number of streams that the software uses for backups.

  5. Select the data to include in the backup. Make one of the following selections

    • To back up an online database, select the Data backup check box, and then select Online data.

    • To back up an online database subset, select the Data backup check box, and then select Online subset.

    • To back up an offline database subset, select the Data backup check box, and then select Offline data.

    • To back up the database logs, clear the Data backup check box, and then select the Archive log backup check box.

  6. If you chose to include the logs in the backup, select the Delete archive logs check box to have the software delete the logs after a successful backup.

  7. To modify the number of data steams or log streams, under Number of streams, perform the following actions:

    1. Beside the server server that you want to modify, click , and then in the Data and Archive columns, enter the number of streams that the software uses for the backup operation.

    2. To change the server order, beside the server, click the arrow button.

  8. Click Save.