Oracle Database 10g Linux Administration

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October 6, 2005


Mixed media product, 465 pages

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0072230533 / 9780072230536


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Main description

Install and configure Oracle Database 10g on a Linux enterprise platform. This book explains how to set up, administer, monitor, and tune Oracle Database 10g on Linux. You will also learn how to implement High Availability solutions as well as handle backup, recovery, and replication. This exclusive Oracle Press guide is the ideal resource for all Oracle DBAs working in a Linux environment.

Table of contents

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS INTRODUCTION Part I: Oracle on Linux Overview Chapter 1: Linux Architecture Chapter 2: Oracle Architecture Chapter 3: Transaction Management and the Oracle Schema Objects Part II: Deploying Oracle 10g on Linux Chapter 4: Sizing Oracle 10g on Linux Systems Chapter 5: Configuring the Linux System for Oracle Chapter 6: Installing Oracle 10g on Linux Part III: Oracle RAC on Linux Chapter 7: Oracle Real Application Cluster Concepts Chapter 8: Deploying Oracle Real Application Clusters on Linux Chapter 9: Administering Oracle and RAC on Linux Chapter 10: Tuning Oracle and RAC on Linux Part IV: Administering and Tuning Oracle Database 10g on Linux Chapter 11: Backup and Recovery Chapter 12: Restore Chapter 13: Oracle Data Guard on Linux Chapter 14: Oracle Advanced Replication on Linux Chapter 15: Configuring the Hardware for Linux and Oracle Chapter 16: Tuning SQL Chapter 17: Indexes and Partitioning Part V: Oracle Products on Linux Chapter 18: Oracle Application Server 10g on Linux Chapter 19: The Oracle E-Business Suite on Linux INDEX

Author comments

Edward Whalen is the founder of Performance Tuning Corporation (, a consulting company specializing in database performance, administration, and backup/recovery solutions. Prior to starting Performance Tuning Corp., Mr. Whalen worked at Compaq Computer Corporation as an OS developer, and then as a database performance engineer. He has extensive experience in database system design and tuning for optimal performance. His career has consisted of hardware, OS, and database development projects for many different companies. Mr. Whalen has written three other books on the Oracle RDBMS and four books on MS SQL Server. He has also worked on numerous benchmarks and performance tuning projects with both Oracle and MS SQL Server. Mr. Whalen is recognized as a leader in database performance tuning and optimization. In addition to his experience in Oracle on many different OS platforms, such as Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, and Windows, he has recently spent significant time working with Oracle on Linux, including the deployment of some of the first RAC clusters on Linux. He works closely with both Red Hat and Novell/SUSE with many different flavors of Linux.

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Install and configure Oracle Database 10

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