Oracle Essentials: Oracle Database 11g

Oracle Essentials: Oracle Database 11g

Rick Greenwald, Robert Stackowiak

Oracle is a gigantic procedure, with myriad applied sciences, recommendations, and releases. such a lot users--even skilled builders and database administrators--find it tricky to get a deal with at the complete scope of the Oracle database. And, as every one new Oracle model is published, clients locate themselves below expanding strain to benefit a few complete variety of recent applied sciences. the most recent problem is Oracle Database 11g.

This publication distills a huge volume of knowledge approximately Oracle right into a compact, easy-to-read quantity packed with centred textual content, illustrations, and worthwhile tricks. It includes chapters on:

  • Oracle items, techniques, information buildings, and total structure for Oracle Database 11g, in addition to prior releases (Oracle Database 10g, Oracle9i, and Oracle8i)
  • Installing, operating, coping with, tracking, networking, and tuning Oracle, together with company supervisor (EM) and Oracle's self-tuning and administration features; and utilizing Oracle protection, auditing, and compliance (a new bankruptcy during this edition)
  • Multiuser concurrency, facts warehouses, disbursed databases, on-line transaction processing (OLTP), excessive availability, and architectures (e.g., SMP, clusters, NUMA, and grid computing)
  • Features past the Oracle database: Oracle program convey, Fusion Middleware (including Oracle software Server), and database SOA help as an internet companies provider

The newest Oracle Database 11g gains: question end result set caching, automated reminiscence administration, the genuine program checking out, complicated Compression, overall keep in mind, and energetic info safeguard alternative concepts, adjustments to the OLAP alternative (transparently accessed and controlled as materialized views), the Flashback transaction command, obvious info encryption, the help Workbench (and diagnosability infrastructure), and partitioning improvements (including period and new composite types)

For new Oracle clients, DBAs, builders, and executives, Oracle Essentials offers a useful, all-in-one creation to the entire variety of Oracle positive aspects and applied sciences, together with the just-released Oracle Database 11g beneficial properties. yet no matter if you have already got a library filled with Oracle documentation, you will discover that this compact publication is the only you switch to, many times, as your one-stop, really crucial reference.

"Oracle Essentials offers a transparent rationalization of the main database innovations and structure underlying the Oracle database. it is a nice reference for somebody doing improvement or administration of Oracle databases."

--Andrew Mendelsohn, Senior vice chairman, Database Server applied sciences, Oracle Corporation

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