SnapCenter Plug-in for Oracle Database overview

The SnapCenter Plug-in for Oracle Database is a host-side component of the NetApp SnapCenter Software that enables application-aware data protection management of Oracle databases.

The Plug-in for Oracle Database automates the backup, cataloging and uncataloging with Oracle RMAN, verification, mounting, unmounting, restore, recovery, and cloning of Oracle databases in your SnapCenter environment.

The Plug-in for Oracle Database installs SnapCenter Plug-in for UNIX to perform all the data protection operations.

You can use the Plug-in for Oracle Database to manage backups of Oracle databases running SAP applications. However, SAP BR*Tools integration is not supported.

The SnapCenter concepts documentation has information about the SnapCenter architecture, features, and benefits.