Tag: Oracle

Oracle Database 18c

Let’s see what’s changed with Oracle Database 18c Release 3.

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 0 – Master Index

Find the post you are looking for with this master index.

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 12 – Use Oracle Recovery Manager

Configure and use Oracle’s standard backup, restore and recovery utility.

Install Oracle Enterprise Manager 13c Release 2

Install and configure OEM Cloud Control 13c Release 2.

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 11 – Oracle RAC Database: Create, Test & Administer.

We’re now ready to create an Oracle RAC database.It’s mostly quite similar to creating a single instance Oracle database.The major differences come with how the various infrastructure components are administered.We’ll get to that in good time. Quick links to all the tasks: Task #1: Create Additional ASM Diskgroups. Task #2: Create an Oracle 12c RAC …

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Oracle VM Tips

    Oracle VM can be a little tricky to drive, so I use this post to document some gotchas and what I did to resolve them.     Use the following links to jump to the item you need. Index: Error Starting Up VMs. Error Logging Into Oracle VM manager. VM Stuck on ‘Stopping’. …

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Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 9 – Build Shared Storage Server.

The last major hurdle we need to overcome before installing some Oracle software and building a RAC database is to configure shared storage. Shared storage is the key to making Oracle RAC work. The same storage concurrently visible to and updatable from multiple servers really is the heart of the system. Enterprise class dedicated SAN …

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Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 8 – SSH, DNS & CVU.

It’s acronym time boys and girls! Before we get to the fun part of configuring the shared storage in Part 9, we need setup a few more slightly less fun items. Secure Shell or SSH and Domain Name System or DNS. After that we take the thrill ride of running the Cluster Verification Utility or …

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Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 7 – Build Oracle RAC Servers.

Now it’s time to start the process of building our first Oracle RAC system. To do that, we will need two Oracle Database 12c server nodes running Oracle Linux.This installment shows how to build that rather efficiently using a cool capability of Oracle VM. Quick links to all the tasks: Task #1: Install Oracle Linux on …

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Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 6 – Build OEM Cloud Control Server.

Now that the basic building blocks of the Oracle Database infrastructure are in place, it’s time to start building out the servers themselves. A management console helps enormously with the administration and maintenance of servers and that’s what we’re going to build first. Although hardly the last word in ease of use, intuitive interface design …

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