3. Differences Between Open Source and Enterprise Releases

The Open Source release of Tungsten Replicator provides a similar, but not identical, range of features and functionality compared to the Continuent Enterprise release.

The Open Source Tungsten Replicator release is available from http://github.com/continuent/tungsten-replicator.

A list of the major support and differences is provided in Table 1, “Differences between Open Source and Enterprise Releases”.

Table 1. Differences between Open Source and Enterprise Releases

Feature Open Source Enterprise
Supported Source Databases   
MySQL 5.0-5.6 Yes Yes
MySQL 5.7 (limited to extraction without full datatype support) Yes Yes
Oracle using Change Data Capture (CDC), 9.2-11g Yes Yes
Oracle using Redo Log Reader, 9.2-12c   Yes
Supported Target Databases   
MySQL 5.x Yes Yes
Oracle 9.2-12c Yes Yes
Amazon Redshift Yes Yes
Hadoop (most distributions) Yes Yes
HP Vertica Yes Yes
Installation/Deployment   
TLS/SSL Support Yes Yes
Authentication for Command-line tools Yes Yes
File Permission Security Yes Yes
Security enabled by default No Yes
Included Components   
Source Code Available Yes No
Includes Code Documentation No No