Expert Oracle Exadata, 2nd Edition opens up the internals of Oracle's Exadata platform so that you can fully benefit from the most performant and scalable database hardware appliance capable of running Oracle Database. If you're new to Exadata, you'll soon learn that it embodies a change in how you think about and manage relational databases. A key part of that change lies in the concept of offloading SQL processing to the storage layer. That concept is a huge win, and its implementation in the form of Exadata has truly been a game-changer. Expert Oracle Exadata, 2nd Edition provides a look at the internals and how the combination of hardware and software that comprise Exadata actually work. Authors include Martin Bach, Kerry Osborne, and Randy Johnson. They share their real-world experience gained through a great many Exadata implementations, possibly more than any other group of experts today. Always their goal is toward helping you advance your career through success with Exadata in your own environment. This book is intended for readers who want to understand what makes the platform tick and for whomaqhowq it does what it is does is as important as what it does. By being exposed to the features that are unique to Exadata, you will gain an understanding of the mechanics that will allow you to fully benefit from the advantages that the platform provides. This book: Changes the way you think about managing SQL performance and processing Provides a roadmap to successful Exadata implementation Removes the qblack boxq mystique, showing how Exadata actually works What youall learn Configure Exadata from the ground up Optimize for mixed OLTP/DW workloads Migrate large data sets from existing systems Connect Exadata to external systems Support consolidation strategies using the Resource Manager Configure high-availability features of Exadata, including Real Application Clusters (RAC) and automatic storage management (ASM) Apply tuning strategies utilizing the unique features of Exadata Who this book is for Expert Oracle Exadata, 2nd Edition is for database administrators and developers who want to understand what makes Exadata unique so that they can take advantage of all the platform has to offer. It is also for anyone who needs to plan and execute migrations of systems to the Exadata platform. Finally, the book will be invaluable to those who support and maintain such systems.Finally, the software needed to perform the Oracle software installation must be uploaded to /opt/oracle. ... The Firstboot process is not well documented in the Oracle manuals, so we will take a minute to talk through the boot process and whatanbsp;...
|Title||:||Expert Oracle Exadata|
|Author||:||Randy Johnson, Kerry Osborne, Tanel Poder, Andy Colvin, Karl Arao, Martin Bach, Frits Hoogland|
|Publisher||:||Apress - 2015-07-23|