About this course

Course type Essentials
Course code OC12CIUAC
Duration 5 Days
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This Oracle Database 12c: Admin, Install and Upgrade Accelerated course will provide you with key information to install and adminster Oracle Database 12c. This is an accelerated course, covering 7 days worth of content in only 5 days.

Learn To:

  • Install Oracle Grid Infrastructure for a Standalone Server.
  • Use Oracle Restart to manage components.
  • Upgrade an existing Oracle Database to Oracle Database 12c.
  • Create a container database and provision pluggable databases.
  • Create and manage an Oracle Database Instance.
  • Create and manage Storage Structures.
  • Configure the Oracle Network Environment.
  • Create and manage users.
  • Monitor the database and manage performance.
  • Learn basic information on backup and recovery techniques.
  • Use the Oracle Support Workbench and My Oracle Support to update your Oracle Database software.

Benefits To You:

Discover how you can effectively install and manage an Oracle Database instance. Create a container database and provision pluggable databases to support your business needs. Benefit from learning how to configure the Oracle Network Environment to perform database maintenance

Target Audience:

  • Database Designers
  • Support Engineer
  • Technical Administrator
  • Database Administrators
  • Data Warehouse Administrator

Prerequisites

Required:

  • Working knowledge of SQL and use of PL/SQL packages

Recommended:

  • Basic knowledge of Linux Operating System

Delegates will learn how to

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Use Oracle Restart to manage components
  • Upgrade database to Oracle Database 12c
  • Install Oracle Grid Infrastructure for a Standalone Server
  • Create a container database
  • Create an Oracle Database
  • Install Oracle Database 12c software
  • Monitor the Database
  • Manage Database Performance
  • Implement Database Auditing
  • Configure the Database Instance Such That Resources Are Appropriately Allocated Among Sessions and Tasks
  • Schedule Jobs to Run Inside or Outside of the Database
  • Configure Oracle Net Services
  • Configure your Database For Backup and Recovery Operations
  • Describe Oracle Database Architecture
  • Manage the Oracle Database Instance
  • Manage Oracle Database Storage structures

Outline

Introduction

  • Course Objectives
  • Course Schedule
  • Overview of Oracle Database 12c
  • Overview of Oracle Cloud
  • Overview of the HR Schema

Exploring the Oracle Database Architecture

  • Oracle Database 12c Introduction
  • Oracle Database Architecture: Overview
  • Oracle Database Instance Configurations
  • Connecting to the Oracle Database Instance
  • Oracle Database memory Structures (overview)
  • Process Architecture (description)
  • Process Structures
  • Process Startup Sequence

Oracle Software Installation Basics

  • Planning Your Installation
  • Configuring Oracle Linux with Oracle RDBMS Pre-Install RPM
  • Operating System Groups and Users
  • Environment Variables
  • Configuring the Oracle Software Owner Environment
  • Using Oracle Universal Installer (OUI)
  • Installation Option: Silent Mode

Installing Oracle Database Software

  • System Requirements for Oracle Database
  • Creating Operating System Groups and Users
  • Types of Installations

Creating an Oracle Database by Using DBCA

  • Planning the Database Storage Structure
  • Types of Databases (based on workload)
  • Choosing the Appropriate Character Set
  • Understanding How Character Sets are Used
  • Setting the NLS_LANG Initialization Parameter
  • Using the Database Configuration Assistant (DBCA)

Oracle Database Management Tools

  • Introducing Oracle Database Management Tools
  • Using SQL*Plus
  • Using SQL Developer
  • Logging in to Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Express
  • Using the Enterprise Manager Database Express Home Page
  • Understanding the Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Framework
  • Using Enterprise Manager Cloud Control

Managing the Database Instance

  • Initialization Parameter Files
  • Starting an Oracle Database Instance
  • Shutting Down an Oracle Database Instance
  • Viewing Log Files
  • Using Trace Files
  • Using the Dynamic Performance Views
  • Data Dictionary

Configuring the Oracle Network Environment

  • Oracle Net Services Overview
  • Oracle Net Listener Overview
  • Establishing Oracle Network Connections
  • Connecting to a Server
  • Tools for Configuring and Managing the Oracle Network
  • Using the Listener Control Utility
  • Using Oracle Net Configuration Assistant
  • Using Oracle Net Manager

Administering User Security

  • Database User Accounts (overview)
  • Predefined Administrative Accounts
  • Creating a User
  • Authentication
  • Unlocking a User Account and Resetting the Password
  • Privileges
  • Roles
  • Profiles

Managing Database Storage Structures

  • Understanding Storage of Data
  • Database Block contents
  • Exploring the Storage Structure
  • Creating a New Tablespace
  • Overview of Tablespaces Created by Default
  • Managing Tablespaces
  • Viewing Tablespace Information
  • Using Oracle Managed Files

Managing Space

  • Space Management Overview
  • Block Space Management
  • Row Chaining and Migration
  • Free Space Management Within Segments
  • Types of Segments
  • Allocating Extents
  • Allocating Space
  • Creating Tables Without Segments

Managing Undo Data

  • Undo Data Overview
  • Transactions and Undo Data
  • Storing Undo Information
  • Comparing Undo Data and Redo Data
  • Managing Undo
  • Configuring Undo Retention
  • Guaranteeing Undo Retention
  • Changing an Undo tablespace to a Fixed Size

Managing Data Concurrency

  • Overview of Locks
  • Locking Mechanism
  • Data Concurrency
  • DML Locks
  • Enqueue Mechanism
  • Lock Conflicts

Implementing Oracle Database Auditing

  • Separation of Responsibilities
  • Database Security
  • Monitoring for Compliance
  • Standard Database Auditing
  • Unified Audit Data Trail
  • Separation for Duties for Audit Administration (AUDIT_ADMIN and AUDIT_VIEWER roles)
  • Configuring the Audit Trail
  • Specifying Audit Options

Backup and Recovery Concepts

  • Categories of Failures
  • Flashback Technology
  • Understanding Instance Recovery
  • Phases of Instance Recovery
  • Tuning Instance Recovery
  • Using the MTTR Advisor
  • Comparing Complete and Incomplete Recovery
  • Oracle Data Protection Solutions

Backup and Recovery Configuration

  • Configuring for Recoverability
  • Configuring the Fast Recovery Area
  • Multiplexing the Control File
  • Online Redo Log File
  • Multiplexing the Online Redo Log File
  • Archived Redo Log Files
  • Archiver Process
  • Archived Redo Log File Naming and Destinations

Performing Database Backups

  • Backup Solutions Overview
  • Oracle Secure Backup (overview)
  • User Managed Backup (overview)
  • Backup Terminology and Types of Backups
  • Using Recovery Manager (RMAN)
  • Configuring Backup Settings
  • Oracle-Suggested Backup
  • Backing Up the Control File to a Trace File

Performing Database Recovery

  • Data Recovery Advisor
  • Loss of a Control File
  • Loss of a Redo Log File
  • Loss of a Datafile in NOARCHIVELOG Mode
  • Loss of a Noncritical Datafile in ARCHIVELOG Mode
  • Loss of a System-Critical Datafile in ARCHIVELOG Mode

Moving Data

  • Moving Data: General Architecture
  • Oracle Data Pump
  • SQL*Loader
  • External Tables

Performing Database Maintenance

  • Database Maintenance (overview)
  • Viewing the Alert History
  • Terminology
  • Automatic Workload Repository (AWR)
  • Statistic Levels
  • Automatic Database Diagnostic Monitor (ADDM)
  • Advisory Framework
  • Enterprise Manager and Advisors

Managing Performance

  • Performance Monitoring
  • Tuning Activities
  • Performance Planning
  • Instance Tuning
  • Performance Tuning Methodology
  • Performance Tuning Data
  • Monitoring Performance
  • Managing Memory

Managing Performance: SQL Tuning

  • SQL Tuning
  • Oracle Optimizer
  • SQL Plan Directives
  • Adaptive Execution Plans
  • SQL Advisors
  • Automatic SQL Tuning results
  • Implement Automatic Tuning Recommendations
  • SQL Tuning Advisor
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