Need a Database Sandbox on Solaris or Linux on your Desktop? Set it up using Oracle Virtualbox in 10 mins

Oracle VM Virutal box runs as a virtual machine on your Windows, Mac, Linux or Solaris desktop. A number of Guest operating systems are supported. Use the easy to deploy VirtualBox articles below to stand up 12c RAC, GoldenGate and other enviornments.

If you are trying to setup a test environment to replicate data using GoldenGate on Unix, Linux, Solaris or other OS environments, you can quickly have the host and the database ready for use in as short a time as 10 minutes. Unbelievable?

Just install the VirtualBox and download the Pre-Built templates and import them to create a VM VirtualBox machine. The OS is already installed, the database configured and it starts up as soon as the Virtual Machine is bought to life.

No hassles with the pre-requisites or fulfilling other requirements. Just follow the simple steps below. Then unzip the GoldenGate binaries and add the processes as you normally do. Have a portable environment which you can have running on your Laptop!

Provision VirtualBox using Pre-Built Developer VMs
Step by step guide to setup the Oracle VM VirtualBox and import the prebuilt template to quickly create a portable (on your laptop) testing environment in 10 minutes!

Adding Disk Storage to Oracle VirtualBox
Need more space on your VirtualBox? Follow the instructions and use the drive space on your host machine to share space with the VM Virtual Box

Connecting Applications from Desktop to your VirtualBox Database
If you are trying to connect between VirtualBox Machines or trying to setup the network to communicate from the Desktop to the VirtualBox machines, follow the simple to use instructions here

Oracle 12c Installation on VirtualBox

Oracle 12c Database Installation On Solaris 11 Using VirtualBox
Quick install instructions for Oracle 12c database on Solaris 11. Check how you can install latest version of Oracle database on Oracle Solaris 11 running on Virtualbox.

Oracle 12c RAC: Installation on Oracle Linux 6 using VirtualBox
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Oracle 12c RAC Installation on Linux 6

Oracle 12c RAC Installation on Oracle Linux 6 using VirtualBox
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