Oracle Performance Tuning

This tutorial will provide a good foundation of Oracle performance tuning along with handy tips for issue resolution.
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  • Lectures 16
  • Length 3 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2014 English

Course Description

You will get a conceptual understanding of various Oracle database performance issues and learn about different places to check for the performance information along with tuning approach.

Broadly this course will cover following:

1. What are common oracle database performance issues?

2. Where to check for messages / tuning information to get to bottom of issue.

3. Different tuning approaches - based on different databases (OLTP vs Data Warehouse).

4. Learn about database statistics, optimizer and maintenance plan for tables and indexes.

5. SQL and Instance tuning details.

6. General guidelines for avoiding performance issues in Oracle database.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic understanding of Oracle database.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of this course, you will have good idea about various performance issues with Oracle database. This course provide comprehensive material for the performance tuning including:
  • • Common Causes of performance issues.
  • • Places to check for performance issues.
  • • Approach to resolve performance issues.
  • • Performance tuning resolution tips.
  • • SQL tuning, Instance tuning and miscellaneous tuning techniques.

Who is the target audience?

  • Oracle Database Developers
  • Oracle Database Administrators
  • Database Architect

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Section 1: Introduction
Introduction and Course Layout
Section 2: Performance Tuning Overview
Common Causes of Performance Tuning
Different Approach
Performance Tuning Methodology
Section 3: Sources of Tuning Information
Alert Log
Trace Files
Automatic Workflow Repository
Application Tracing and Performace Tuning views
Section 4: Understanding Database Statistics
Database Statistics
Oracle Optimizer
Fragmentation and Maintenance Plan
Section 5: SQL Tuning
Explain Plan, Autotrace and General Guidelines of SQL Tuning
Section 6: Instance Tuning
Instance Tuning
Section 7: Miscellaneous Tuning Techniques
Plan Stability and Partition

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Instructor Biography

Amit Arora, Data Integration Specialist

I have over 16 years of experience with databases (primarily with Oracle and SQL Server and NoSQL databases). In this period, I worked in every phase of Software development life cycle including database developer and database administrator, data modelling, etc.

I am an Oracle certified DBA and handing Oracle / SQL Server projects in my jobs. I am regular blogger for various sites and written Oracle/ SQL related articles along with certification tests for Oracle, PMP and more.

I completed MongoDB courses with full score from MongoDB university and practically implimented the solution for various applications.  

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