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Oracle 11g R2 Real Application Clusters Part 2

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Video Title
00: Oracle 11g R2 Real Application Clusters Part 2 - Course Introduction
10 min
20 min
02: Lab Exercise Demo Review: Using SRVCTL
6 min
03: RAC Performance
20 min
04: Lab Exercise Demo Review: RAC and AWR/ADDM
10 min
05: Adding Nodes
11 min
06: Reducing RAC Components
16 min
07: Lab Exercise Demo Review: Reducing RAC Components
14 min
08: Lab Exercise Demo Review: Extending Database Software to New Nodes
12 min
09: Lab Exercise Demo Review: Extending the Database Instance
7 min
10: Diagnosing RAC Issues
14 min
11: Lab Exercise Demo Review: RAC Diagnosis
7 min
12: RAC Parameter Files
14 min
Quiz: RAC Parameter Files
13: RAC and High Availability
14 min
14: RAC and DataGuard
12 min
Quiz: RAC and DataGuard
15: Configure DataGuard and RAC
13 min
16: DataGuard and Data Broker
19 min
Quiz: DataGuard and Data Broker
17: RAC and ASM
19 min
18: Lab Exercise Demo Review: Using ASM
4 min
19: Patching RAC
14 min
20: RAC and VMWare
17 min
21: VMWare Requirements
16 min
22: Lab Exercise Demo Review: Configuring VM Networking
10 min
23: Configuring VMWare
14 min
24: Why VMWare and RAC
16 min
25: RAC and Oracle Editions
13 min
26: Node Management and RAC
15 min
27: Lab Exercise Demo Review: Srvctl and SCAN Listeners
6 min
28: Removing RAC
8 min
29: RAC and Applications
11 min
6 hrs 22 mins

Steve Hamilton

Steve Hamilton, a consultant and database administrator, has over 20 years of practical experience with Oracle, Sybase and SQL Server. He is certified in Oracle version 8 through 11g and is a charter member of the Nebraska Oracle User Group. He also holds a MCITP SQL Server DBA/Developer certification, Linux certification and a Real Application Clusters (RAC) certification. Steve has consulted for many fortune 500 companies including ConAgra, FDR, Sitel and TDAmeritrade. Since 1995 he has taught nationally in cities such as Atlanta, Los Angeles, Chicago, Denver and New York. Through his experience using these products in both small and large organizations, Steve delights students by bringing 'real world' examples to the classroom. He enjoys preparing students so they can immediately be productive when they return to their work environment. He received a bachelor of science degree in business administration with a specialization in management information systems from the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

System Requirements

For these exercises, you must have access to a RAC system and download the required Oracle Software.  To be able to download the software, you will need to have an Oracle login account and accept the terms listed on their website.  For the RAC configuration we recommend using VMware.  VMware server can be downloaded from www.vmware.com.  This may be purchased or a 30 day trial version is available.  VM Server 1.0 or 2.0 is acceptable.  Listed below is to how to configure the VM Server for a RAC environment.  The exercise labs will be using a 2 node RAC.  You will need to verify that each node of the RAC can ‘see’ the other node.  These exercise labs are assuming your operating system is an *UX environment.

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