Oracle Database 10g Linux Administration

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October 6, 2005


Paperback, 465 pages

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0072230533 / 9780072230536


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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

ACKNOWLEDGMENTSINTRODUCTIONPart I: Oracle on Linux OverviewChapter 1: Linux ArchitectureChapter 2: Oracle ArchitectureChapter 3: Transaction Management and the Oracle Schema ObjectsPart II: Deploying Oracle 10g on LinuxChapter 4: Sizing Oracle 10g on Linux SystemsChapter 5: Configuring the Linux System for OracleChapter 6: Installing Oracle 10g on LinuxPart III: Oracle RAC on LinuxChapter 7: Oracle Real Application Cluster ConceptsChapter 8: Deploying Oracle Real Application Clusters on LinuxChapter 9: Administering Oracle and RAC on LinuxChapter 10: Tuning Oracle and RAC on LinuxPart IV: Administering and Tuning Oracle Database 10g on LinuxChapter 11: Backup and RecoveryChapter 12: RestoreChapter 13: Oracle Data Guard on LinuxChapter 14: Oracle Advanced Replication on LinuxChapter 15: Configuring the Hardware for Linux and OracleChapter 16: Tuning SQLChapter 17: Indexes and PartitioningPart V: Oracle Products on LinuxChapter 18: Oracle Application Server 10g on LinuxChapter 19: The Oracle E-Business Suite on LinuxINDEX

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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