16 Performing Database Backups
16.01 Create Consistent Database Backups
16.02 Back Up Your Database Without Shutting It Down
16.03 Create Incremental Backups
16.04 Automate Database Backups
16.05 Manage Backups, View Backup Reports, and Monitor the Flash Recovery Area
Backups can be made with operating system utilities such as cp, tar, or cpio on Unix or copy or winzip32.exe on Windows. Backups made in this fashion are known as user-managed backups. Alternatively, backups can be made with RMAN, ...