You must configure an Oracle Server database correctly to support vSphere Replication.
You create and configure an Oracle Server database for vSphere Replication by using the tools that Oracle Server provides.
This information provides the general steps that you must perform to configure an Oracle Server database for vSphere Replication. For instructions about how to perform the relevant steps, see the Oracle documentation.
- When creating the database instance, specify UTF-8 encoding.
- Create the vSphere Replication database user account.
- If they are not selected already, select the CONNECT and RESOURCE roles.
These roles provide the privileges that vSphere Replication requires.