A very common request for every DBA is to clone databases between environments. In the following post we will address the steps required to clone a pluggable database (PDB) very easily. This post would be very useful in diverse scenarios, such as creating new development or QA scenarios. Cloning environments quickly is one of the foundation ideas of any given DBaaS (database-as-a-service) project
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Oracle 12c introduced a new utility which replaces the need to run post installation SQL scripts after a database patch is applied.
This new utility is called “Datapatch” and it is shipped with 12c binaries as a component of OPatch distribution.
“Datapatch” is very useful in multitenant environments where multiple PDBs (Pluggable Databases) must be patched together.