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Experiences with Oracle Database 12c Release 1 on Linux on System z

Experiences with Oracle Database 12c Release 1 on Linux on System z

By: Mike Ebbers; Kathryn Arrell; Sam Amsavelu; Gaylan Braselton; Terry Elliott; Leon Rich; Barton Robinson; David Simpson

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 13-MAY-2014

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Oracle Database 12c Release 1 is now supported on Linux on IBM® System z®. This platform offers many advantages to customers who rely upon the IBM mainframe systems to run their businesses. Linux on System z takes advantage of the qualities of service in the System z hardware and in IBM z/VM®, making it a robust industrial strength version of Linux. This provides an excellent platform for hosting Oracle solutions that run in an enterprise. This IBM Redbooks® publication shares experiences that are gained while installing and testing Oracle Database 12c Release 1: Recommendations...

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Troubleshooting Oracle Performance, Second Edition

Troubleshooting Oracle Performance, Second Edition

By: Christian Antognini

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 05-JUN-2014

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Troubleshooting Oracle Performance, 2nd Edition is your systematic guide to diagnosing and resolving performance problems in database-backed applications involving Oracle's database engine. Christian Antognini brings a decade and a half experience to his topic. His first edition is one of the most well-respected books in its field. This second edition has been rigorously updated to cover the latest developments in Oracle Database 11g Release 2 through Oracle Database 12c. What do you do when your database application isn't running fast enough? You troubleshoot, of course. Finding the...

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OCA Oracle Database 12c Installation and Administration Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-062), 2nd Edition

OCA Oracle Database 12c Installation and Administration Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-062), 2nd Edition

By: John Watson

Publisher: Oracle Press

Publication Date: 07-MAY-2014

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A Complete Study System for OCA Exam 1Z0-062 Prepare for the Oracle Certified Associate Oracle Database 12c Installation and Administration exam with this exclusive Oracle Press guide. Each chapter features challenging exercises, a certification summary, a two-minute drill, and a self-test to reinforce the topics presented. This authoritative resource helps you pass the exam and also serves as an essential, on-the-job reference. Get complete coverage of all OCA objectives for exam 1Z0-062, including: Installing and upgrading Oracle Database software Managing the database...

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OCA Oracle Database 12c SQL Fundamentals I Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-061), 2nd Edition

OCA Oracle Database 12c SQL Fundamentals I Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-061), 2nd Edition

By: Roopesh Ramklass

Publisher: Oracle Press

Publication Date: 28-MAR-2014

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A complete Study System for OCA Exam 1Z0-061 Prepare for the Oracle Certified Associate Oracle Database 12c SQL Fundamentals I exam with this Oracle Press guide. Each chapter features challenging exercises, a certification summary, a two-minute drill, and a self-test to reinforce the topics presented. This authoritative resource helps you pass the exam and also serves as an essential, on-the-job reference. Get complete coverage of all OCA objectives for exam 1Z0-061, including: Data retrieval using the SQL SELECT statement Restricting and sorting data Single-row functions ...

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Beginning Oracle SQL: for Oracle Database 12c, Third Edition

Beginning Oracle SQL: for Oracle Database 12c, Third Edition

By: Lex De Haan; Tim Gorman; Inger Jørgensen; Melanie Caffrey

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 11-MAR-2014

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Beginning Oracle SQL is your introduction to the interactive query tools and specific dialect of SQL used with Oracle Database. These tools include SQL*Plus and SQL Developer. SQL*Plus is the one tool any Oracle developer or database administrator can always count on, and it is widely used in creating scripts to automate routine tasks. SQL Developer is a powerful, graphical environment for developing and debugging queries. Oracle's is possibly the most valuable dialect of SQL from a career standpoint. Oracle's database engine is widely used in corporate environments worldwide. It is also...

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Virtualizing Oracle Databases on vSphere

Virtualizing Oracle Databases on vSphere

By: Kannan Mani; Don Sullivan

Publisher: VMware Press

Publication Date: 11-DEC-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. Thousands of organizations are virtualizing large-scale Oracle database systems. But, until now, reliable best practices have been hard to find, and database and virtualization professionals have often brought differing and incompatible perspectives to the challenge. Now, there's a comprehensive best practice guide reflecting deep understanding of both Oracle and vSphere, and supported by extensive in-the-field experience with the full spectrum of applications and environments. Combining theory and practice, Virtualizing Oracle Databases...

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Practical Oracle Database Appliance

Practical Oracle Database Appliance

By: Bobby L. Curtis; Fuad Arshad; Erik Benner; Maris Elsins; Matt Gallagher; Pete Sharman; Yury Velikanov

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 28-JAN-2014

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Practical Oracle Database Appliance is a hands-on book taking you through the components and implementation of the Oracle Database Appliance. Learn about architecture, installation, configuration, and reconfiguration. Install and configure the Oracle Database Appliance with confidence. Make the right choices between the various configurations in order to realize your performance requirements. Manage and monitor the appliance to meet business requirements. Protect your data through proper backup and recovery procedures. Oracle Database is one of the most relied-up databases in industry....

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Oracle Database 12c PL/SQL Programming

Oracle Database 12c PL/SQL Programming

By: Michael McLaughlin

Publisher: Oracle Press

Publication Date: 24-JAN-2014

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Master Oracle Database 12 c PL/SQL Application Development Develop, debug, and administer robust database programs. Filled with detailed examples and expert strategies from an Oracle ACE, Oracle Database 12c PL/SQL Programming explains how to retrieve and process data, write PL/SQL statements, execute effective queries, incorporate PHP and Java, and work with dynamic SQL. Code testing, security, and object-oriented programming techniques are fully covered in this comprehensive Oracle Press guide. Explore new SQL and PL/SQL features in Oracle Database 12 c Build control...

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Oracle® 12c For Dummies®

Oracle® 12c For Dummies®

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 29-NOV-2013

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Demystifying the power of the Oracle 12c database The Oracle database is the industry-leading relational database management system (RDMS) used from small companies to the world's largest enterprises alike for their most critical business and analytical processing. Oracle 12c includes industry leading enhancements to enable cloud computing and empowers users to manage both Big Data and traditional data structures faster and cheaper than ever before. Oracle 12c For Dummies is the perfect guide for a novice database administrator or an Oracle DBA who is new to Oracle 12c. The book covers...

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Expert Consolidation in Oracle Database 12c

Expert Consolidation in Oracle Database 12c

By: Martin Bach

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 20-NOV-2013

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Expert Consolidation in Oracle Database 12c is your key to reducing data management costs and increasing data center efficiency. Consolidation and cloud computing are converging trends sweeping the industry. The same technologies enabling cloud computing enable consolidation as well, leading to savings on all fronts from the amount of power used for servers to the amount of floor space consumed to the number of administrators needed to manage an installation. Yet the consolidation process can be a long and winding road. Success requires planning, and consideration to the impacts on...

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Oracle NoSQL Database: Real-Time Big Data Management for the Enterprise

Oracle NoSQL Database: Real-Time Big Data Management for the Enterprise

By: Maqsood Alam; Aalok Muley; Chaitanya Kadaru; Ashok Joshi

Publisher: Oracle Press

Publication Date: 04-DEC-2013

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Master Oracle NoSQL Database Enable highly reliable, scalable, and available data. Oracle NoSQL Database: Real-Time Big Data Management for the Enterprise shows you how to take full advantage of this cost-effective solution for storing, retrieving, and updating high-volume, unstructured data. The book covers installation, configuration, application development, capacity planning and sizing, and integration with other enterprise data center products. Real-world examples illustrate the concepts presented in this Oracle Press guide. Understand Oracle NoSQL Database...

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Managing IaaS and DBaaS Clouds with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c

Managing IaaS and DBaaS Clouds with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c

By: Ved Antani

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

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Implement comprehensive cloud computing solutions efficiently using Oracle Enterprise Manager Perform and set up your cloud environment one step at a time using this lucid guide Understand how to build a solid foundation for your cloud infrastructure Comprehend and create new chargeback models In Detail Cloud computing has transformed the way that we write and deploy enterprise software. Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c has been designed to work with the cloud platform and reduce downtime, while improving performance and productivity. You can quickly set up,...

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Oracle Database 12c New Features

Oracle Database 12c New Features

By: Robert Freeman

Publisher: Oracle Press

Publication Date: 13-DEC-2013

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Explore all the exciting and innovative new features of Oracle Database 12c!Written by Oracle ACE Robert Freeman, this Oracle Press guide introduces you to the myriad of new features packed into the latest Oracle Database release. Filled with essential information, the book provides you with everything you need to know to get up and running quickly on Oracle Database 12c. ...

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Oracle Exadata Survival Guide

Oracle Exadata Survival Guide

By: David Fitzjarrell; Mary Mikell Spence

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 13-NOV-2013

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Oracle Exadata Survival Guide is a hands-on guide for busy Oracle database administrators who are migrating their skill sets to Oracle's Exadata database appliance. The book covers the concepts behind Exadata, and the available configurations for features such as smart scans, storage indexes, Smart Flash Cache, hybrid columnar compression, and more. You'll learn about performance metrics and execution plans, and how to optimize SQL running in Oracle's powerful, new environment. The authors also cover migration from other servers. Oracle Exadata is fast becoming the standard for large...

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Oracle APEX Cookbook - Second Edition

Oracle APEX Cookbook - Second Edition

By: Michel Van Zoest; Marcel Van Der Plas

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-OCT-2013

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Create reliable, modern web applications for desktop and mobile devices with Oracle Application Express Explore APEX to build applications with the latest techniques in AJAX and Javascript using features such as plugins and dynamic actions With HTML5 and CSS3 support, make the most out of the possibilities that APEX has to offer Part of Packt's Cookbook series: Each recipe is a carefully organized sequence of instructions to complete the task as efficiently as possible In Detail Oracle Application Express (APEX) is a powerful, productive tool that helps you create...

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Oracle Database 12c Backup and Recovery Survival Guide

Oracle Database 12c Backup and Recovery Survival Guide

By: Francisco Munoz Alvarez; Aman Sharma

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-SEP-2013

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A comprehensive guide for every DBA to learn recovery and backup solutions A practical reference to all Oracle backup and recovery options available, making it essential to any DBA in the world A valuable guide for readers on the most frequent backup and recovery scenarios they can find in real life Provides hands-on examples and a full hands-on lab to practise everything learned in this book In Detail The three main responsibilities of a successful DBA are to ensure the availability, recoverability, and performance of any database. To ensure the recoverability of any...

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Oracle Big Data Handbook

Oracle Big Data Handbook

By: Tom Plunkett; Brian Macdonald; Bruce Nelson; Mark Hornick; Helen Sun; Khader Mohiuddin; Debra Harding; Gokula Mishra; Robert Stackowiak; Keith Laker; David Segleau

Publisher: Oracle Press

Publication Date: 27-SEP-2013

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Transform Big Data into Insight “In this book, some of Oracle’s best engineers and architects explain how you can make use of big data. They’ll tell you how you can integrate your existing Oracle solutions with big data systems, using each where appropriate and moving data between them as needed.” -- Doug Cutting, co-creator of Apache HadoopCowritten by members of Oracle’s big data team, Oracle Big Data Handbook provides complete coverage of Oracle’s comprehensive, integrated set of products for acquiring, organizing, analyzing, and leveraging unstructured data. The book discusses the...

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Oracle Database 12c: Install, Configure & Maintain Like a Professional

Oracle Database 12c: Install, Configure & Maintain Like a Professional

By: Ian Abramson; Michael Abbey; Michelle Malcher; Michael Corey

Publisher: Oracle Press

Publication Date: 27-SEP-2013

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Master the Fundamentals of Oracle Database 12c Filled with easy-to-follow tutorials, this Oracle Press guide provides detailed coverage of core database concepts, the role of the administrator, and enterprise database capabilities. Oracle Database 12c: Install, Configure & Maintain Like a Professional walks you through database configuration, administration, programming, backup and recovery, and high availability. You'll get in-depth introductions to SQL and PL/SQL as well as important information on managing large databases and using Oracle's engineered systems. This essential beginner's...

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By: Sten E. Vesterli;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 23-AUG-2013

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Quickly build attractive, user-friendly web applications using Oracle's free ADF Essentials toolkit Quickly build compete applications with business services, page flows, and data-bound pages without programming Use Java to implement any business rule or application logic Choose the right architecture for high productivity and maintainability Follow a common example application that illustrates the key concepts throughout the book In Detail With ADF, Oracle gives you the chance to use the powerful tool used by Oracle’s own developers. Modern enterprise applications...

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Beginning Oracle Application Express 4.2, Second Edition

Beginning Oracle Application Express 4.2, Second Edition

By: Doug Gault; Karen Cannell; Patrick Cimolini; Martin D'Souza; Timothy St. Hilaire

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 27-MAR-2013

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Beginning Oracle Application Express 4.2 introduces version 4.2 of the popular and productive Oracle Application Express development platform. Called APEX for short, the platform enables rapid and easy development of web-based applications that make full use of Oracle Database. The release of APEX 4.2 brings extensive new Flash and HTML 5 charting capabilities, enhanced themes for mobile applications usable from phones and tablets, RESTful web services support, enhanced application packaging, and the many redesigned wizards give a new and fresh feel to the user interface. Whether you're...