12c New Feature: DBMS_QOPATCH

A other nice new Feature is that you can now query Inventory details inside the Oracle Database. This is very usefull for example if you want to extend your Monitoring to monitor Patch details or when you want to compare two Oracle Home from sqlplus. The new Package DBMS_QOPATCH returns all Information as XML Document.…

12c New Feature: Multisection Incremental Backups

Prior 12c when you make incemental Backups with multisection this was not possible. RMAN Backups the hole Level 1 Backup with one channel. Sample: [oracle@server1 incsec]$ rman target / Recovery Manager: Release 11.2.0.3.0 – Production on Sat Jul 20 21:49:17 2013 Copyright (c) 1982, 2011, Oracle and/or its affiliates.  All rights reserved. connected to target…

12c New Feature: Unified Auditing

Oracle 12c Database provides many new security features. One of them is Unified Auditing. It replaces the Old Audit Views and Database Parameters with a new refreshing central implementation. I have checked the license requirement but did not find any useable information. It seems that it will not mentioned in the Oracle Pricelist or the…