Foundation for Oracle DBA

Get the foundation correct before entering into Oracle DBA career.
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  • Lectures 11
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2016 English

Course Description

Oracle is among the world's most complex and sophisticated databases, and mastering this complex set of computer programs requires many skills. Learning Oracle is only appropriate for experienced professionals with appropriate prerequisite training.

An Oracle DBA is a senior-level manager who often earns as much as a Vice President, and has lots of responsibility, managing the mission-critical data for the whole company. 

Basic Skills Required to Become an Oracle DBA
  1. System Analysis & Design skills
  2. Database Design skills
  3. Physical Disk Storage skills
  4. Data Security skills
  5. Backup and Recovery skills
  6. Change Control Management skills

Why This Course?
Learn the fundamentals to creating your initial setup at home and dirty your hands with important tools. This course is built to help you excel in basic Oracle setup at home. Its a mandatory course to proceed with any of the Oracle DBA courses. Use this course to install all the mandatory tools and give them the best practice you can

What are the requirements?

  • VMware Workstation Software
  • Oracle Enterprise Linux 5.9 ISO
  • Putty
  • WinSCP
  • MobaXterm Software

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Install virtualization software and setup Linux machine
  • Assign IP address to virtual machines
  • Master tools like Putty, VNC Viewer, WinSCP, MobaXterm

Who is the target audience?

  • All the level of DBA
  • Any Oracle DBA who wants to setup lab at home

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Foundation for Oracle DBA
Introduction to the course
VMWare Installation
Prepare your VM Machine
Install OEL 5.9 on VM Machine
Add Disk to Linux Machine - Part 1
Add Disk to Linux Machine - Part 2
Linux Machine Networking
Introduction to Putty
Introduction to VNC viewer
Introduction to WinScp
Introduction to MobaXterm

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Instructor Biography

Arun Kumar, Oracle Database Architect

Having more than 11+ years of Oracle Architect experience, I am passionate to teach people "Oracle Database Administration" on various versions like 10g, 11g & 12c. My experience goes below:

1. Experience in cloning using cold backup, hot backup, RMAN and DBCA for Small to Large Databases.

2. Experience in Dataguard implementation and maintenance: Both Physical & Logical standby.

3. Experience in applying database patches using OPatch

4. Performed several database upgrades & migrations

5. Monitoring and Tuning database performance using Enterprise Manager, Scripts

6. Proficient in DBA utilities like RMAN, OEM, SQL* Loader, Export/Import, Data pump, Backup and Recovery.

7. Experience in creating, managing databases, tablespace, users, profile and schema.

8. Oracle database 10g, 11g, 12c Installation on Unix/Linux/Windows environment

9. Database creation and management of database objects and schemas.

10. Good experience in managing Oracle 10g & 11g RAC environments.

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