MEB 3.12.0 and above support cloud backup and restore using OpenStack-compatible object stores ("Swift"). This allows MySQL database users with Oracle Storage Cloud account to take backups and store them directly in the cloud and restore them from there.
The following steps illustrate how to set up and use MEB with Oracle Storage Cloud :
1) Create Oracle Storage Cloud account at https://cloud.oracle.com/storage . Once service gets activated, make a note of the following credentials that will be required in further steps :
Identity domain name
Service Instance Name : Customer-specified name of the service instance