About this course

Tech type Essentials
Course code OC12CEMCACW
Duration 3 Days

Oracle Enterprise Manager (EM) Cloud Control 12c: Advanced Configuration Workshop teaches you to maximize availability and scalability with deployment of EM. Learn techniques for disaster recovery, security and command line operations.

Learn To:

  • Expand the EM platform to multiple OMSs
  • Recover in case of one OMS failure
  • Understand load balancing within the EM framework
  • Configure access to My Oracle Support
  • Use command line interfaces and configure EM for monitoring
  • Configure EM with a RAC database repository

Benefits To You:

Discover how Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c can help your organization streamline IT management processes and guide you in your transformation to the cloud. You will see how your organization can realize a 10-20% productivity increase due to labor cost savings resulting from cloud lifecycle management features. You will also see how Enterprise Manager 12c can provide up to ten times faster provisioning of applications in enterprise private clouds.

Configuration Concepts

This course will also introduce you to configuration concepts. You'll have an opportunity to solidify them as you navigate through a series of hands-on labs to build a higher available system.


  • Project Manager
  • Database Administrators
  • J2EE Developer
  • Security Administrators
  • Web Administrator


Required Prerequisites:

  • Familiarity with: Enterprise Manager base install, basic EM components control commands, command line environments (UNIX, Linux preferred)
  • Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c: Install & Upgrade

Suggested Prerequisites:

  • Familiarity with command line environments (Linux, Unix)
  • Familiarity with basic database administrative commands
  • Familiarity with general RAC database layout

Delegates will learn how to

  • Deploy management agents in various forms
  • Setup a load balancer within the EM framework
  • Understand techniques for disaster recovery of EM in an HA environment
  • Implement security of EM framework
  • Maximize the use of My Oracle Support
  • Become familiar with silent and command line EM operations
  • Deploy EM with a 2-node RAC repository for High Availability and Scalability
  • Configure Oracle Management Services (OMS) and expand to multiple OMSs



  • Review Concepts and Pre-requisites Major Themes
  • Virtualization with Oracle VM Server
  • Oracle Virtual Machines in the Classroom
  • Explore the RAC Database Repository
  • Explore Oracle Software Installed and Configured

Enterprise Manager Deployment Best Practices

  • Simple EM Install versus a Highly Available and Scalable EM
  • EM HA Deployment Best Practices Summary
  • OMR, OMS and Agents Installation Best Practices
  • Availability Levels
  • SLB for Failover and Scalability

Repository Configuration Best Practices

  • RAC Database Repository: Best Practices
  • MAA Advisor
  • Compliance Standards
  • Backup of OMR
  • Manage and Monitor OMR: Adding agents to OMR nodes

Software Library Configuration

  • Review of Software Library Concepts
  • Software Library Planning
  • Software Library Migration

Command Line Interface (EMCLI)

  • Introduction to EMCLI
  • EMCLI Installation and Configuration

Load Balancer Setup

  • Load Balancer Concepts
  • EM Load Balancer Requirements
  • Load Balancer Configuration

OMS Configuration and Administration

  • OMS Configuration Dependencies
  • Out-of-Box OMS Configuration and Files Structure
  • Best Practice: exportconfig
  • OMS Plug-ins
  • Expanding the OMS Pool

My Oracle Support Configuration

  • Setup of MOS
  • Access to MOS from Multiple OMSs
  • Enable Patching

Deploying Oracle Management Agents

  • Management Agents Review
  • Agents Files Structure
  • Agents Deployment/Installation Modes
  • Agents Best Practices Configuration
  • Agent-specific Plug-ins
  • Self-Update Agents

Enterprise Manager Security

  • EM Security Best Practices
  • Secure OMS/Agent communications
  • Securing Communication: Firewalls
  • Operational Security

Monitoring the Enterprise Manager System

  • Self-monitoring of EM
  • Demo of Key Metrics

Recovery Techniques for EM

  • OMS Recovery: Role of exportconfig
  • OMS Recovery Scenarios
  • Agents Recovery

3 Days

Delivery Method

Delivery method

Classroom / Attend from Anywhere

Receive classroom training at one of our nationwide training centres, or attend remotely via web access from anywhere.

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