Oracle 10g/11g Data and Database Management Utilities is a new book from Packt that helps Oracle professionals improve performance and manageability using the advanced features of Oracle Utilities. Written by Hector R. Madrid, a certified DBA and Java curriculum instructor for the Oracle University, this book helps users to master the utilities to optimize the efficiency, management, and performance of their daily database tasks.
Database interaction is a part of the daily routine for all database professionals, and by using Oracle Utility tools such as Oracle Data Pump and Oracle SQL*Loader, users can benefit from improved maintenance windows related to data management tasks, optimized backups, faster data transfers, and more reliable security, thereby allowing them to do more with the same amount of time and resources.
Using the advanced features of direct export or import utilities, readers will learn to improve performance and manageability of different databases. Readers will make use of the Oracle Scheduler to specify maintenance windows, assign priorities, configure job classes and many more features. With the help of the Oracle Universal Installer tool, the installation tasks becomes more efficient, and allows users to execute effective default and comprehensive database creations.
Readers will also learn about the Oracle Wallet Manager and how it is used to increase the security in an Oracle environment, protect the backups, and manage its certificates. Using OPatch, users will be able to manage software updates related to Critical Patch Updates (CPU) or individual patches and perform installations in batch environments. They will also learn to use DBCA to create and configure a database and manage it in an ASM environment.
Oracle professionals interested in working with several powerful tools to help improve performance and manageability of utilities among different databases will find this book useful. This book is out now and is available from Packt. Fore more information, please visit http://www.packtpub.com/oracle-10g-11g-data-and-database-management-utilities/book
Does your database look complicated? Are you finding it difficult to interact with it? Database interaction is a part of the daily routine for all database professionals. Using Oracle Utilities the user can benefit from improved maintenance windows, optimized backups, faster data transfers, and more reliable security and in general can do more with the same time and resources.
"Oracle 10g/11g Data and Database Management Utilities" is written using a practical approach that guides you through different practical scenarios. It provides a brief introduction to the topics; this way you can quickly get to know the main features, start being productive with the tool, and grow with it at a fast pace. If you wish to read through the book extract, please feel free to click here: Book Extract