A Hands-On Tutorial
Discover the comprehensive and sophisticated orchestration of data integration tasks made possible with ODI, including monitoring and error-management. Get to grips with the product architecture and building data integration processes with technologies including Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server and XML files. more » A comprehensive tutorial packed with tips, images and best practices. « less
Over 50 recipes and scenarios to hack, defend, and secure your Oracle Database
Learn to protect your sensitive data by using industry certified techniques.
Implement and use ultimate techniques in Oracle Security and new security features introduced in Oracle 11g R2.
Implement strong network communication security using different encryption solutions provided by Oracle Advanced more » Security. « less
A Hands-On Tutorial
Get to grips with the OBIEE 11g suite for analyzing and reporting on your business data. Immerse yourself in BI upgrading techniques, using Agents and the Action Framework and much more in this book. A practical, from the coalface tutorial, bursting with step by step instructions and real world case more » studies to help you implement the suite's powerful analytic capabilities. « less
Maximum Performance for Your Database
Expert Indexing in Oracle Database 11g is about the one database structure at the heart of almost all performance concerns: the index. Database system performance is one of the top concerns in information technology today. Administrators struggle to keep up with the explosion of access and activity driven more » by the proliferation of computing into everything from phones to tablets to PCs in our increasingly connected world. At the heart of any good-performing database lies a sound indexing strategy that makes appropriate use of indexing, and especially of the vendor-specific indexing features on offer. « less
Throughout history, advances in technology have come in spurts. A single great idea can often spur rapid change as the idea takes hold and is propagated, often in totally unexpected directions. Exadata embodies such a change in how we think about and manage relational databases. The key change lies in more » the concept of offloading SQL processing to the storage layer. That concept is a huge win, and its implementation in the form of Exadata is truly a game changer.
This book is intended for readers who want to understand what makes the platform tick and for whom - "how" 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. « less
Expert Oracle GoldenGate is a hands-on guide to creating and managing complex data replication environments using the latest in database replication technology from Oracle. GoldenGate is the future in replication technology from Oracle, and aims to be best-of-breed. GoldenGate supports homogeneous replication more » between Oracle databases. It supports heterogeneous replication involving other brands such as Microsoft SQL Server and IBM DB2 Universal Server. GoldenGate is high-speed, bidirectional, highly-parallelized, and makes only a light impact on the performance of databases involved in replication. « less
Essential Internals for DBAs and Developers
Oracle Database seems complex on the surface. However, its extensive feature set is really built upon upon a core infrastructure resulting from sound architectural decisions made very early on that have stood the test of time. This core infrastructure manages transactions and the ability to commit and more » roll back changes, protects the integrity of the database, enables backup and recovery, and allows for scalability to thousands of users all accessing the same data. « less
A Problem-Solution Approach
Performance problems are rarely "problems" per se. They are more often "crises" during which you're pressured for results by a manager standing outside your cubicle while your phone rings with queries from the help desk. You won't have the time for a leisurely perusal of the manuals, nor to lean back more » and read a book on theory. What you need in that situation is a book of solutions, and solutions are precisely what Oracle Database 11g Performance Tuning Recipes delivers. « less
Installation, Administration, Performance
Pro Oracle Database 11g RAC on Linux provides full-life-cycle guidance on implementing Oracle Real Application Clusters in a Linux environment. Real Application Clusters, commonly abbreviated as RAC, is Oracle's industry-leading architecture for scalable and fault-tolerant databases. RAC allows you to more » scale up and down by simply adding and subtracting inexpensive Linux servers. Redundancy provided by those multiple, inexpensive servers is the basis for the failover and other fault-tolerance features that RAC provides. « less
Are you a seasoned system administrator charged with setting up an Oracle database? Or did you suddenly become a DBA by default? If database administration with Oracle is part of your job, you'll be glad to have Oracle 11g For Dummies in your cubicle.
This nuts-and-bolts guide walks you through the more » mysteries of Oracle and database administration. You'll learn how to understand Oracle database architecture, set up and manage an Oracle database, and keep it running in tiptop form. « less