Date Added: May 2010
A large number of enterprise customers today run an Oracle relational database on top of storage arrays with different sophistication levels and many customers would like to take advantage of the Oracle Solaris ZFS file system. Using the Oracle Solaris ZFS file system can reduce the cost and complexity of managing data and storage devices for hosting your Oracle database. Since storage product capabilities often overlap Oracle Solaris ZFS features, a wide range of options are offered for deployment. This paper provides guidance on how to economically deploy an Oracle database on Oracle Solaris ZFS to maximize data integrity and performance.