One of the huge benefits of Oracle GoldenGate Microservices is the security framework which comes standard when you install GoldenGate. As you setup the ServiceManager and first deployment, you are prompted to build an administration account. As a best practice we recommend that the account be named “oggdmin” with the password you define. Although it […]

Oracle GoldenGate Microservices provide a wide range of options from administration and security to enhance the replication setup and experience. The Microservices architecture makes interaction with Oracle GoldenGate much easier compared to the traditional Classic architecture. This architecture provides you with not one but four avenues to interact with GoldenGate to ensure replication is configured, […]

Oracle GoldenGate finally has a GUI/Web Page interface to work with the product. This has been a long over due and welcomed feature that was initally released with Oracle GoldenGate Microservices in 12.3. Since 12.3 and through 19.1, the Oracle GoldenGate team has been preaching the simplicity and securty benefits of using a reverse proxy […]

Oracle GoldenGate Microservices have been out for a few years now. Many customers have pursued the architecture in many different industries and have this in many dfifernt use-cases and architectures. But what do you do when you want to upgrade your Oracle GoldenGate Microservices Architecture? In a previous post, I wrote about how to upgrade […]

This is just simple post for later reference, if I need it … In setting up some docker containers for testing Oracle GoldenGate, I needed to find the IP address of the container where my database was running (I keep my database in a seperate container in order not to rebuild it every time). To […]

Setting up network routing/access with Oracle GoldenGate Microservices (12.3 and later) can be an interesting experience. As many in the Oracle space knows, you simply have to setup TNS_ADMIN to point to the location where your sqlnet.ora and tnsnames.ora files are located. This would normally look like this:   These examples still working for Oracle […]

AdminClient is the “new” command line utility that is used with Oracle GoldenGate Microservices. Initally, AdminClient was released with Oracle GoldenGate 12c ( and enhanced in each release there after. With this new command line tool, there are a few things you can do with it that makes it a powerful tool for administering Oracle […]