Oracle Backup Solutions Program (BSP)
What is the Backup Solutions Program?
Many organizations rely on Oracle to provide solutions for very large or highly distributed mission critical systems. In addition to needing databases capable of handling large amounts of data and complex queries, these organizations also need robust backup and recovery technology. Recovery of data quickly and reliably is paramount should some aspect of the system fail. To address these
Oracle designed an architecture that allows Oracle backup products to manage the process of database backup and recovery, yet integrates with industry-leading tape storage management subsystems. The interface between Oracle's products and media management vendor products is keyed on an Oracle design specification. This specification allows Oracle backup products to use
In this way, the robustness and expertise of both Oracle and the media management vendor is leveraged: Oracle drives the database backups, and the media management software provides the mechanism for managing the storage and retrieval of tape backups.How to Become a Member
Becoming a member of BSP is the method with which third-party media management vendors
When using Oracle backup products, customers are able to choose from leading tape storage management systems provided by Backup Solutions Program member companies. Minimum requirement to become a BSP member or to maintain BSP membership is to be a "Gold" level Oracle partner.
Under the BSP, vendors are committed to integrating Recovery Manager (RMAN) with their media
Following is the list of media management software vendors that have joined the Oracle Backup Solutions Program (BSP).