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Accessing information in a SQL Server database from Oracle

Is it possible to access information in a SQL Server database from an Oracle database via something like a 'database link'?

Yes , it is possible using an object called a linked server in SQL Server (7 or 2000). You define this link in SQL Server to access an Oracle database giving the OLE provider and server TNS name in SQLnet.

See in SQL Server books online how to create and access a remote Oracle server from SQL Server using linked server technology.

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