The Cloud DBA-Oracle

Managing Oracle Database in the Cloud

Author: Abhinivesh Jain,Niraj Mahajan

Publisher: Apress

ISBN: 1484226356

Category: Computers

Page: 218

View: 6935

Learn how to define strategies for cloud adoption of your Oracle database landscape. Understand private cloud, public cloud, and hybrid cloud computing in order to successfully design and manage databases in the cloud. The Cloud DBA-Oracle provides an overview of Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) that you can use in defining your cloud adoption strategy. In-depth details of various cloud service providers for Oracle database are given, including Oracle Cloud and Amazon Web Services (AWS). Database administration techniques relevant to hosting databases in the cloud are shown in the book as well as the technical details needed to perform all database administration tasks and activities, such as migration to the cloud, backup in the cloud, and new database setup in the cloud. You will learn from real-world business cases and practical examples of administration of Oracle database in the cloud, highlighting the challenges faced and solutions implemented. What you will learn: Cloud computing concepts from the DBA perspective, such as private cloud, public cloud, hybrid cloud Technical details of all aspects of cloud database administration Challenges faced during setup of databases in private cloud or database migration to public cloud Key points to be kept in mind during database administration in the cloud Practical examples of successful Oracle database cloud migration and support Who Is This Book For All levels of IT professionals, from executives responsible for determining database strategies to database administrators and database architects who manage and design databases.

DBA Transformations

Building Your Career in the Transition to On-Demand Cloud Computing and Extreme Automation

Author: Michelle Malcher

Publisher: Apress

ISBN: 1484232437

Category: Computers

Page: 125

View: 7309

Adapt your career as a database administrator to the changing industry. Learn where the growth and demand for DBA talent are occurring and how to enhance your skill set. Creating databases, providing access, and controlling data are no longer the focus. What matters now is managing and monitoring the systems that provide access to users of the data. This book will help you formulate a plan for development and change to remain valuable in the face of radical new developments around cloud computing, containerized databases, and automation of routine tasks. The playing field is shifting rapidly with the development of technologies and software enhancements that automate and even eliminate many traditional aspects of the DBA job. DBA Transformation helps you redirect your attention and skills as a DBA to areas such as design and development of the containers and cloud environments on which automation depends. You will be encouraged to build soft skills as well as to focus on technical pain points such as data security that are of even greater importance now that so much corporate data is in cloud-based systems that are accessible from the Internet at large. What You'll Learn Embrace and profit from rapid shifts in the database industry Recognize where growth and demand for talent are occurring Create a personal transformation plan to help you navigate the changes Pivot your career toward more interesting skills and responsibilities Who This Books Is For Working database professionals who are interested in keeping their careers relevant as well as building their careers and making them stronger in the face of dramatic changes that are being driven by trends toward cloud computing and containerization

Oracle Database Cloud Cookbook with Oracle Enterprise Manager 13c Cloud Control

Author: Porus Homi Havewala

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071833544

Category: Computers

Page: 400

View: 4892

This practical Oracle Press guide teaches cutting-edge techniques for building, configuring, and managing a secure private database cloud with Oracle Enterprise Manager 13c This hands-on volume lays out ready-to-deploy roadmaps for the design and maintenance of high-performance private database clouds using Oracle Enterprise Manager 13c. Learn best practices for a wide variety of different approaches—Database as a Service, Snap Clone as a Service, Schema as a Service, and Pluggable Database as a Service. Oracle Private Cloud Cookbook with Enterprise Manager 13c thoroughly explains how to architect, configure, and manage every component in a private database cloud lifecycle. You will get an insider’s solutions for securing your cloud-based infrastructure, generating reliable RMAN backups, and protecting your mission-critical enterprise information using Oracle Data Guard. This comprehensive volume from Oracle Press features detailed, step-by-step instructions with multiple screen shots and diagrams that illustrate each technique along the way. Real-world examples and case studies illustrate applications in various industries Offers essential skills for cloud administrators and DBAs Author is an Oracle Certified Master, previous ACE director, and experienced computing writer

Building and Managing a Cloud Using Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c

Author: Madhup Gulati,Adeesh Fulay,Sudip Datta

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007176321X

Category: Computers

Page: 352

View: 6921

Master Cloud Computing with Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c Gain organizational agility, foster innovation, and lower TCO by adopting a service-oriented, cloud-based IT solution. Building and Managing a Cloud Using Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c thoroughly explains how to architect, configure, and manage components of a public or private cloud lifecycle. Discover how to choose the right architecture, deploy applications, govern self-service provisioning, monitor users, and implement security. This Oracle Press guide features best practices and case studies from the authors’ experiences as Oracle product managers. Plan and deploy a flexible cloud infrastructure Configure Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c Self Service Portal Bundle applications using Oracle Virtual Assembly Builder Set up, manage, and monitor IaaS, PaaS, and DBaaS Meter usage and establish chargeback policies Work with large-scale clouds and enforce compliance Manage cloud service levels Diagnose and repair bottlenecks and faults

Oracle Essentials

Oracle Database 12c

Author: Rick Greenwald,Robert Stackowiak,Jonathan Stern

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1449343171

Category: Computers

Page: 432

View: 1977

Written by Oracle insiders, this indispensable guide distills an enormous amount of information about the Oracle Database into one compact volume. Ideal for novice and experienced DBAs, developers, managers, and users, Oracle Essentials walks you through technologies and features in Oracle’s product line, including its architecture, data structures, networking, concurrency, and tuning. Complete with illustrations and helpful hints, this fifth edition provides a valuable one-stop overview of Oracle Database 12c, including an introduction to Oracle and cloud computing. Oracle Essentials provides the conceptual background you need to understand how Oracle truly works. Topics include: A complete overview of Oracle databases and data stores, and Fusion Middleware products and features Core concepts and structures in Oracle’s architecture, including pluggable databases Oracle objects and the various datatypes Oracle supports System and database management, including Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c Security options, basic auditing capabilities, and options for meeting compliance needs Performance characteristics of disk, memory, and CPU tuning Basic principles of multiuser concurrency Oracle’s online transaction processing (OLTP) Data warehouses, Big Data, and Oracle’s business intelligence tools Backup and recovery, and high availability and failover solutions

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: 2015

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

Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c

Managing Data Center Chaos

Author: Porus Homi Havewala

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 9781849684798

Category: Computers

Page: 394

View: 7259

This book is a practical step-by-step tutorial with screenshots for carrying out tasks showing you how to manage and administer your data center with Oracle Enterprise Manager. It is packed with best practices and tips that will help you benefit from the author's extensive experience of working with Oracle Enterprise Manager since at least a decade, and combined with his 25+ years IT industry experience. If you are a Data Center, IT or Database Team manager who wants to take advantage of the automation and compliance benefits of Enterprise Manager 12c Cloud Control, then Oracle Enterprise Mana.

Oracle 12c For Dummies

Author: Chris Ruel,Wessler

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118745310

Category: Computers

Page: 432

View: 4368

Presents a guide to the features of Oracle 12c database software, covering such topics as creating a database, using SQL, making tablespaces, troubleshooting, and facilitating backup and recovery.

OCA: Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Associate Study Guide

Exams 1Z0-061 and 1Z0-062

Author: Biju Thomas

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111864395X

Category: Computers

Page: 1224

View: 5607

An all-in-one study guide prepares you for the updated OracleCertified Associate certification It's been nearly six years since Oracle updated its cornerstonedatabase software, making the demand for a comprehensive studyguide for the OCA 12c certification a top priority. This resourceanswers that demand. Packed with invaluable insight, chapter reviewquestions, bonus practice exams, hundreds of electronic flashcards,and a searchable glossary of terms, this study guide prepares youfor the challenging Oracle certification exams. Provides you with a solid understanding of restricting andsorting data Walks you through using conversion functions and conditionalexpressions Addresses displaying data from multiple tables, manipulatingdata, database maintenance, and database backups and recovery Explores the Oracle database architecture and discussespreparing the database environment, creating an Oracle database,and managing the Oracle instance Focuses on administering and implementing user security This must-have study guide thoroughly prepares you to take thedramatically updated Oracle 12c OCA exams.

Oracle Database 12c Security

Author: Scott Gaetjen,David Knox,William Maroulis

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071822968

Category: Computers

Page: 552

View: 5672

Best Practices for Comprehensive Oracle Database Security Written by renowned experts from Oracle's National Security Group, Oracle Database 12c Security provides proven techniques for designing, implementing, and certifying secure Oracle Database systems in a multitenant architecture. The strategies are also applicable to standalone databases. This Oracle Press guide addresses everything from infrastructure to audit lifecycle and describes how to apply security measures in a holistic manner. The latest security features of Oracle Database 12c are explored in detail with practical and easy-to-understand examples. Connect users to databases in a secure manner Manage identity, authentication, and access control Implement database application security Provide security policies across enterprise applications using Real Application Security Control data access with Oracle Virtual Private Database Control sensitive data using data redaction and transparent sensitive data protection Control data access with Oracle Label Security Use Oracle Database Vault and Transparent Data Encryption for compliance, cybersecurity, and insider threats Implement auditing technologies, including Unified Audit Trail Manage security policies and monitor a secure database environment with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control