Oracle Database 10g: Real Application Clusters (RAC) for Administrators Training

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Oracle Database 10g: Real Application Clusters (RAC) for Administrators training course increases the professionals efficiency in installing and administering Oracle database for Oracle RAC. This training develops the skills to configure and use database services for workloads management and high availability of applications in RAC environment. The participants will also explore the capabilities of Automatic Storage Management.

By the end of this training, the aspirants will acquire the knowledge in the following skillsets:

  • Identify Real Application Clusters components and Shared Storage Technologies
  • Install RAC database and create cluster database
  • Use Enterprise Manager Grid Control
  • Use configuration tools for RAC databases
  • Manage instances and determine RAC-specific wait events, global enqueues, and system statistics
  • Configure and manage services in a RAC environment
  • Determine and review applications high availability and mange workload
  • Plan and implement backup and recovery strategy
  • Configure and monitor Oracle Clusterware resources
  • Administer Oracle Clusterware resources
  • Add/Remove a node to/from a cluster.
  • Patch Oracle Clusterware and RAC software in a rolling fashion
Target audience
  • Database Designers
  • Database administrators
  • Data Warehouse Administrator
  • Technical Administrator
  • System Analyst
  • Support Engineer
  • Consultants
Prerequisites

The candidates having familiarity with oracle database architecture and administration are the ideal participants for this course.

Exams
Exam Name Exam Code
Oracle Real Application Clusters 10gR2 :Admin 1Z0-048

Identify Real Application Clusters components

  • Understand Real Application Clusters
  • Clusters Scalability and High Availability
  • The Necessity of Global Resources
  • Parallel Execution with RAC
  • RAC Software and Database Principles
  • RAC and Shared Storage Technologies
  • Understand VIPs
  • Describe the benefits of Fast Application Notification

Install, create, administer, and monitor a Real Application Clusters database

  • Describe the installation of Oracle RAC 10g
  • Perform RAC pre-installation tasks
  • Perform cluster setup tasks
  • Install Oracle Clusterware
  • Install and configure Automatic Storage Management (ASM)
  • Install the Oracle database software
  • Create a cluster database
  • Install the Enterprise Manager agent on each cluster node

Use configuration and management tools for Real Application Clusters databases

  • Use Enterprise Manager cluster database pages
  • Define redo log files in a RAC environment
  • Define undo tablespaces in a RAC environment
  • Start and stop RAC databases and instances
  • Modify initialization parameters in a RAC environment
  • Manage ASM instances in a RAC environment
  • Determine RAC-specific wait events, global enqueues, and system statistics
  • Implement the most common RAC tuning tips

Setup services for workloads management, and applications high availability

  • Configure and manage services in a RAC environment
  • Set performance-metric thresholds on services
  • Configure services aggregation and tracing
  • Configure server-side connect-time load balancing
  • Use the Load Balancing Advisory
  • Configure server-side callouts
  • Configure the server- and client-side ONS
  • Configure Transparent Application Failover (TAF)

Develop a backup and recovery strategy for Real Application Clusters databases

  • Configure the RAC database to use ARCHIVELOG mode and the flash recovery area
  • Configure RMAN for the RAC environment

Configure and monitor Oracle Clusterware resources

  • Manually control the Oracle Clusterware stack
  • Change voting disk and OCR configuration
  • Back up or recover your voting disks and OCR files
  • Change VIP addresses
  • Use the CRS framework
  • Oracle Clusterware diagnostic files
  • Enable Oracle Clusterware debugging

Review high availability best practices

  • Add a new node to your cluster database
  • Remove a node from your cluster database
  • Design a Maximum Availability Architecture in your environment
  • Decide on the best ASM configuration to use
  • Patch your RAC system in a rolling fashion

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