Adding a Container Database for Oracle

In the CommCell Console each Oracle 12c Container Database (CDB) maps to an instance.

Procedure

  1. From the CommCell Browser, expand Client Computers > client.
  2. Right-click Oracle, point to All Tasks and then click New Instance (ORACLE SID).
  3. On the General tab of the Creating New Instance dialog box:
    • In the Instance (ORACLE SID) box, type the container database name.
    • In the User Account box, type the login credentials to access the Oracle container database.
    • In the ORACLE HOME box, type the Oracle container database application install path.
    • In the Storage Policy used for the data of default subclient box, select a storage policy name.
  4. On the Details tab of the Creating New Instance dialog box:
    • In the Connect String box, type the credentials to access the Oracle container database. For example, sys/pwd12@orcl4.
  5. On the Storage Device tab of the Creating New Instance dialog box:
    • In the Storage Policy used for user command backup of data box, select a storage policy.
    • In the Storage Policy used for all Archive Log backups box, select a storage policy name.
  6. Click OK to close the Creating New Instance dialog box.