Next in our blog series on Oracle 12 Unified Auditing is a discussion of Mixed Mode. Mixed Mode is the default auditing mode for Oracle 12c. Oracle describes Mixed Mode auditing as a means of becoming familiar with Unified Auditing prior to migrating to Pure Unified Auditing. Mixed Mode allows for all traditional, pre-12c log and audit functionality to co-exist with Unified Auditing. More importantly, Mixed Mode will support any current Syslog-based logging solution.
Mixed mode auditing provides the following key capabilities –