Tag: Oracle

Mar 28

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Master Index

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Master Index Hardware. Software. Install Oracle VM Software. Configure OVM Server. Create VMs. Build OEM Cloud Control Server. Build Oracle RAC Servers. SSH, DNS & CVU. Build the Shared Storage Server. Install Oracle GI & Database Software. Oracle RAC Database: Create, Test & Administer. Use Oracle Recovery Manager. (July 2017) …

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Mar 08

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

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 …

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Mar 02

Oracle VM

    Some hints, tricks and workarounds for Oracle VM.       Index: Error Starting Up VMs. Error Logging Into Oracle VM manager.     Error Starting Up VMs. When starting up VMs from OVM Manager, you may encounter this error: Error: Device 1 (vif) could not be connected. Hotplug scripts not working Note, …

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Jan 31

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

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part9 – Build the 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 visible to and updatable from multiple …

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Jan 19

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

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 Service or DNS. After …

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Jan 18

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

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. To do that, we’ll initially need 2 Oracle Database 12c server nodes running Oracle Linux. This next installment demonstrates how to do that rather efficiently using some cool capabilities …

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Dec 09

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

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 …

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Dec 04

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 5 – Create VMs.

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 5 – Create VMs. With the hard work of configuring the OVM Server behind us, we can move onto the relatively simple task of creating VMs. Just as with a physical computer, a virtual computer is made up of various resources. These include CPU, memory, disk, network interfaces and …

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Dec 01

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 4 – Configure OVM Server.

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 4 – Configure OVM Server.   Configuring Oracle VM Server using Oracle VM Manager can be a little tricky. However, once you know just a handful of concepts and some terminology, you’ll wonder what the fuss was all about. In Part 4, we’ll show you the steps to configure …

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Nov 25

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 3 – Install Oracle VM Software.

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 3 – Install Oracle VM Software.   The Oracle VM software provides the fundamentals for building the entire Oracle infrastructure. The good news is, it’s really quite easy to install it. In other news, the configuration can be a little challenging if you don’t know a handful of concepts, …

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