The Complete Oracle DBA Training Course

Author: Lynnwood Brown,Maximilian Mohun,John Deep,Ed Kear

Publisher: Prentice Hall Ptr

ISBN: 9780130962768

Category: Computers

Page: 450

View: 2373

Our exclusive multimedia CD-ROM and best-selling book combine to prepare you for all four Oracle courses -- Database Administration, SQL, Performance and Tuning, and Backup and Recovery -- faster than you ever imagined! You get Oracle8 DBA Multimedia Cyber Classroom CD-ROM, complete with audio, digital movies, and hundreds of sample questions covering every exam -- all based on a new browser-based engine that's easier to use than ever. Master key day-to-day DBA tasks, including managing accounts; implementing security; creating tables, views, and indexes; and more. Review essential SQL*PLUS techniques for retrieving, updating, inputting and removing data. Analyze database performance, tuning SQL code and resolving system bottlenecks that involve disks, memory, locking, and fragmentation. Practice every type of backup and recovery procedure, including logical, physical, cold, and hot backups. There's even a complete simulated exam! You also get Lynwood Brown's best-selling book, Oracle Database Administration on Windows NT, the best single source for day-to-day DBA tips and techniques, from database planning through optimization. Bonus: Free one month's access to a top Web-based Oracle training site - a $50 value!

Pro Oracle Database 11g Administration

Author: Darl Kuhn

Publisher: Apress

ISBN: 1430229713

Category: Computers

Page: 720

View: 6756

Pro Oracle Database 11g Administration is a book focused on results. Author Darl Kuhn draws from a well of experience over a decade deep to lay out real-world techniques that lead to success as an Oracle Database administrator. He gives clear explanations on how to perform critical tasks. He weaves in theory where necessary without bogging you down in unneeded detail. He is not afraid to take a stand on how things should be done. He won’t leave you adrift in a sea of choices, showing you three ways to do something and then walking away. Database administration isn’t about passing a certified exam, or about pointing-and-clicking your way through a crisis. Database administration is about applying the right solution at the right time, about avoiding risk, about making robust choices that get you home each night in time for dinner with your family. If you have “buck stops here” responsibility for an Oracle database, then Pro Oracle Database 11g Administration is the book you need to help elevate yourself to the level of Professional Oracle Database Administrator. Condenses and organizes the core job of a database administrator into one volume. Takes a results-oriented approach to getting things done. Lays a foundation upon which to build a senior level of expertise

Oracle DBA Checklists Pocket Reference

Author: Quest Software

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 9780596001223

Category: Computers

Page: 76

View: 7303

A compact reference on Oracle database administration furnishes a sereis of easy-to-use checklists that summarize the tasks an Oracle database administrator must perform and includes tips on preparing a database for production, installation and configuration, data replication, backup and recovery, and network management. Original. (Intermediate)

ORACLE CERTIFIED PROFESSI

Author: Jason S. Couchman

Publisher: McGraw-Hill (canada)

ISBN: 9780078825491

Category: Computers

Page: 1257

View: 2089

Including coverage of Oracle releases 1 to 8, this study guide is designed for those taking the Oracle Certified Professional exam on database management. An accompanying CD-ROM includes a DBA practice test and other Oracle material about the exam.

Study Guide For 1Z0-063

Oracle Certification Prep: Oracle Database 12c: Advanced Administration

Author: Matthew Morris

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781941404041

Category:

Page: 248

View: 5064

This Study Guide is targeted at IT professionals who are working towards upgrading their existing 12c OCA certification to become an Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Professional. The book provides information covering all of the exam topics for the Oracle certification exam: "1Z0-063: Oracle Database 12c: Advanced Administration".The books in the Oracle Certification Prep series are built in lockstep with the test topics provided by Oracle Education's certification program. Each book is intended to provide the information that will be tested in a clean and concise format. The guides introduce the subject you'll be tested on, follow that with the information you'll need to know for it, and then move on to the next topic. They contain no drills or unrealistic self-tests to bump the page count without adding value. The series is intended to provide a concentrated source of exam information that is compact enough to be read through multiple times.This series is ideal for experienced Oracle professionals that are familiar with the topic being tested, but want a means to rapidly reinforce their existing skills and bridge any gaps in their knowledge. It is also an excellent option as a second source of information for candidates pursuing certification.

Database Administration

The Complete Guide to DBA Practices and Procedures

Author: Craig S. Mullins

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

ISBN: 0133012727

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 928

View: 1576

Database Administration, Second Edition , is the definitive, technology-independent guide to the modern discipline of database administration. Packed with best practices and proven solutions for any database platform or environment, this text fully reflects the field’s latest realities and challenges. Drawing on more than thirty years of database experience, Mullins focuses on problems that today’s DBAs actually face, and skills and knowledge they simply must have. Mullins presents realistic, thorough, and up-to-date coverage of every DBA task, including creating database environments, data modeling, normalization, design, performance, data integrity, compliance, governance, security, backup/recovery, disaster planning, data and storage management, data movement/distribution, data warehousing, connectivity, metadata, tools, and more. This edition adds new coverage of “Big Data,” database appliances, cloud computing, and NoSQL. Mullins includes an entirely new chapter on the DBA’s role in regulatory compliance, with substantial new material on data breaches, auditing, encryption, retention, and metadata management. You’ll also find an all-new glossary, plus up-to-the-minute DBA rules of thumb.

Oracle Administration and Management

Author: Michael R. Ault

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471274771

Category: Computers

Page: 1008

View: 7799

Many databases are large and complex, making them very difficult to manage. In turn, data can become difficult to access, expensive to store, and even damaged or destroyed. Oracle 9i offers new functionality for the Oracle database system, ensuring that the database runs quickly, efficiently, and reliably. Shows the best techniques, tips, and tools for Oracle systems New edition focuses on the 9i version, but also covers releases 8 and 8i since many organizations still support these versions Companion Web site includes all of the software scripts to manage a database, plus links to lite and demo versions of database management software and other DBA tools

Oracle 12c: SQL

Author: Joan Casteel

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 130546530X

Category: Computers

Page: 608

View: 6756

Introduce the latest version of the fundamental SQL language used in all relational databases today with Casteel’s ORACLE 12C: SQL, 3E. Much more than a study guide, this edition helps those who have only a basic knowledge of databases master the latest SQL and Oracle concepts and techniques. Learners gain a strong understanding of how to use Oracle 12c SQL most effectively as they prepare for the first exam in the Oracle Database Administrator or Oracle Developer Certification Exam paths. This edition initially focuses on creating database objects, including tables, constraints, indexes, sequences, and more. The author then explores data query techniques, such as row filtering, joins, single-row functions, aggregate functions, subqueries, and views, as well as advanced query topics. ORACLE 12C: SQL, 3E introduces the latest features and enhancements in 12c, from enhanced data types and invisible columns to new CROSS and OUTER APPLY methods for joins. To help readers transition to further studies, appendixes introduce SQL tuning, compare Oracle's SQL syntax with other databases, and overview Oracle connection interface tools: SQL Developer and SQL Plus. Readers can trust ORACLE 12C: SQL, 3E to provide the knowledge for Oracle certification testing and the solid foundation for pursuing a career as a successful database administrator or developer. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Oracle Database 12c DBA Handbook

Author: Bob Bryla

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007179879X

Category: Computers

Page: 704

View: 7612

The definitive reference for every Oracle DBA—completely updated for Oracle Database 12c Oracle Database 12c DBA Handbook is the quintessential tool for the DBA with an emphasis on the big picture—enabling administrators to achieve effective and efficient database management. Fully revised to cover every new feature and utility, this Oracle Press guide shows how to harness cloud capability, perform a new installation, upgrade from previous versions, configure hardware and software, handle backup and recovery, and provide failover capability. The newly revised material features high-level and practical content on cloud integration, storage management, performance tuning, information management, and the latest on a completely revised security program. Shows how to administer a scalable, flexible Oracle enterprise database Includes new chapters on cloud integration, new security capabilities, and other cutting-edge features All code and examples available online

OCP Oracle Database 12c Advanced Administration Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-063)

Author: Bob Bryla

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071830057

Category: Computers

Page: 752

View: 5369

A Complete Study System for OCP Exam 1Z0-063 Prepare for the Oracle Certified Professional Oracle Database 12c Advanced Administration exam with this exclusive Oracle Press guide. Each chapter features challenging exercises, a certification summary, a two-minute drill, and a self test to reinforce the topics presented. This authoritative resource helps you pass the exam and also serves as an essential on-the-job reference. Get complete coverage of all OCP objectives for exam 1Z0-063, including: Configuring and managing Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) settings Using the Oracle RMAN recovery catalog Performing backup and recovery Diagnosing database failures and using the automatic diagnostic repository Encrypting, securing, monitoring, and tuning Oracle RMAN backups Configuring and using flashback features Transporting and copying tablespaces and databases Creating and managing multitenant container databases and pluggable databases Using the Oracle Data Pump, SQL*Loader, and auditing features Electronic content includes: 150+ practice exam questions Test engine that provides practice exams or quizzes that can be customized by chapter or exam objective

OCP: Oracle Database 11g Administrator Certified Professional Certification Kit

1Z0-051, 1Z0-052, and 1Z0-053

Author: Biju Thomas,Robert G. Freeman,Charles A. Pack,Doug Stuns

Publisher: Sybex

ISBN: 9780470395141

Category: Computers

Page: 2040

View: 3702

To become an Oracle Certified Professional (OCP), one must be proficient in the latest update to Oracle’s industry-leading database product: Oracle 11g—this guide prepares you for all three exams that comprise the Oracle 11g OCP certification. Each level of certification is broken down, beginning with the prerequisite Oracle Certified Administrator certification, and concluding with the OCP certification. You’ll get helpful insight for fulfilling the requirement of taking one of the approved courses offered by Oracle University.

Oracle Database 10g: A Beginner's Guide

Author: Ian Abramson,Michael Abbey,Michael Corey

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071706773

Category: Computers

Page: 416

View: 886

Provides beginning DBAs and developers with a solid foundation in the database administration and programming basics needed to embark on an Oracle career. The focus is on Oracle Database 10g, but you’ll get the fundamentals applicable to all Oracle database releases.

Oracle8 Database Administration on Windows NT

Author: Lynnwood Brown

Publisher: Prentice Hall Ptr

ISBN: 9780139274435

Category: Computers

Page: 267

View: 3208

Provides database administrators with step-by-step instructions for running Oracle 8 on Windows NT Server, covering installation, tuning, security, networking, application development with PL/SQL, and the latest Oracle enhancements of the Windows NT platform. Original. (Intermediate).

Oracle Database 12c New Features

Author: Robert G. Freeman

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071799311

Category: Computers

Page: 450

View: 4359

Maximize the New and Improved Features of Oracle Database 12c Written by Master Principle Database Expert, Oracle, and Oracle ACE Robert G. Freeman, this Oracle Press guide describes the myriad new and enhanced capabilities available in the latest Oracle Database release. Inside, you’ll find everything you need to know to get up and running quickly on Oracle Database 12c. Supported by running commentary from world-renowned Oracle expert Tom Kyte, and with additional contributions by Oracle experts Eric Yen and Scott Black, Oracle Database 12c New Features offers detailed coverage of: Installing Oracle Database 12c Architectural changes, such as Oracle Multitenant The most current information on upgrading and migrating to Oracle Database 12c The pre-upgrade information tool and parallel processing for database upgrades Oracle Real Application Clusters new features, such as Oracle Flex Cluster, Oracle Flex Automatic Storage Management, and Oracle Automatic Storage Management Cluster File System Oracle RMAN enhancements, including cross-platform backup and recovery Oracle Data Guard improvements, such as Fast Sync, and Oracle Active Data Guard new features, such as Far Sync SQL, PL/SQL, DML, and DDL new features Improvements to partitioning manageability, performance, and availability Advanced business intelligence and data warehousing capabilities Security enhancements, including privileges analysis, data redaction, and new administrative-level privileges Manageability, performance, and optimization improvements

Learning MySQL

Author: Seyed Tahaghoghi,Hugh E. Williams

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 0596008643

Category: Computers

Page: 598

View: 9492

Presents instructions on using MySQL, covering such topics as installation, querying, user management, security, and backups and recovery.

Oracle Core: Essential Internals for DBAs and Developers

Author: Jonathan Lewis

Publisher: Apress

ISBN: 1430239557

Category: Computers

Page: 280

View: 6549

Oracle Core: Essential Internals for DBAs and Developers by Jonathan Lewis provides just the essential information about Oracle Database internals that every database administrator needs for troubleshooting—no more, no less. Oracle Database seems complex on the surface. However, its extensive feature set is really built upon upon a core infrastructure resulting from sound architectural decisions made very early on that have stood the test of time. This core infrastructure manages transactions and the ability to commit and roll back changes, protects the integrity of the database, enables backup and recovery, and allows for scalability to thousands of users all accessing the same data. Most performance, backup, and recovery problems that database administrators face on a daily basis can easily be identified through understanding the essential core of Oracle Database architecture that Lewis describes in this book. Provides proven content from a world-renowned performance and troubleshooting expert Emphasizes the significance of internals knowledge to rapid identification of database performance problems Covers the core essentials and does not waste your time with esoterica

Oracle8 DBA

SQL and PL/SQL Exam Cram

Author: Michael R. Ault

Publisher: Coriolis Group

ISBN: 9781576105771

Category: Computers

Page: 415

View: 3595

Outlines Oracle8 version 8.0.5.2, and PL/SQL in a condensed format featuring practice questions and a tear-out cram sheet, valuable information on test strategies, study tips, shortcuts, and detailed material covering exam content.

Oracle Database 10g The Complete Reference

Author: Kevin Loney

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071770496

Category: Computers

Page: 1392

View: 5990

Get a thorough understanding of Oracle Database 10g from the most comprehensive Oracle database reference on the market, published by Oracle Press. From critical architecture concepts to advanced object-oriented concepts, this powerhouse contains nearly 50 chapters designed to enlighten you. Upgrade from earlier versions, use SQL, SQL Plus, and PL/SQL. Get code examples and access popular documentation PDFs--plus a full electronic copy of the book on the included CD-ROM. Go beyond the basics and learn security, text searches, external tables, using Java in Oracle, and a great deal more.

Oracle Database 12c PL/SQL Programming

Author: Michael McLaughlin

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007181244X

Category: Computers

Page: 1192

View: 2420

Master Oracle Database 12c PL/SQL Application Development Develop, debug, and administer robust database programs. Filled with detailed examples and expert strategies from an Oracle ACE, Oracle Database 12c PL/SQL Programming explains how to retrieve and process data, write PL/SQL statements, execute effective queries, incorporate PHP and Java, and work with dynamic SQL. Code testing, security, and object-oriented programming techniques are fully covered in this comprehensive Oracle Press guide. Explore new SQL and PL/SQL features in Oracle Database 12c Build control structures, cursors, and loop statements Work with collections, varrays, tables, and associative array collections Locate and repair errors and employ exception handlers Execute black box, white box, and integration tests Configure and manage stored packages and libraries Handle security with authentication and encryption Use LOBs to store text and multimedia content Write and implement PL/SQL and Java triggers Extend functionality using dynamic SQL statements Understand object types, nested tables, and unnesting queries

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Administration for Oracle DBAs

Author: Mark Anderson,James Fox,Christian Bolton

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007170065X

Category: Computers

Page: 512

View: 362

Leverage your Oracle DBA skills on Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Administration for Oracle DBAs shows you how to use your experience as an Oracle DBA to get up to speed quickly on the Microsoft SQL Server platform. Authors with real-world expertise in both Oracle and SQL Server introduce you to fundamental concepts, such as SQL Server architecture and core administration, before guiding you through advanced techniques, including performance optimization, high availability and disaster recovery. Platform comparisons, on-the-job examples, and answers to questions raised by Oracle DBAs learning the SQL Server environment help build your skills. This practical guide shows you how to: Identify the components of the SQL Server platform Understand SQL Server architecture Install and configure SQL Server software and client components Define and manage database objects Implement and administer database security Monitor, identify, and resolve performance issues Design and implement high availability, system backup, and disaster recovery strategies Automate SQL Server using built-in scheduling and alerting capabilities Import and export data to and from SQL Server and other RDBMS platforms Upgrade existing SQL Server installations and migrate Oracle databases to SQL Server