Tag: Oracle

Mar 01

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

Build Your Own Oracle Infrastructure: Part 12 –            Use Oracle Recovery Manager.   Recovery Manager or RMAN as it is more commonly known, is Oracle’s proprietary backup, restore and recovery solution for Oracle databases. In Part 12, we’ll setup RMAN and run through some common and more interesting backup, restore and …

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Feb 28

Install Oracle Enterprise Manager 13c Release 2

With the recent release of Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 13c Release 2 Plug-in Update 1, I felt it was time to finally say goodbye to 12c Release 5.   The Oracle documentation does a pretty decent job of explaining how to uninstall Oracle Enterprise Manager (OEM) Cloud Control (CC) 12c Release 5 which can …

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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. …

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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 …

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Mar 02

Oracle VM

  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.   Error Starting Up VMs: …

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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 concurrently visible …

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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 …

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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 system. 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 …

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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 …

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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, …

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