Oracle Exadata Recipes

A Problem-Solution Approach

  • Authors
  • John Clarke

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xl
  2. Exadata Architecture

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. John Clarke
      Pages 3-32
    3. John Clarke
      Pages 33-52
    4. John Clarke
      Pages 53-73
  3. Preparing for Exadata

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
    2. John Clarke
      Pages 77-95
    3. John Clarke
      Pages 97-138
    4. John Clarke
      Pages 139-156
  4. Exadata Administration

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
    2. John Clarke
      Pages 159-188
    3. John Clarke
      Pages 189-238
    4. John Clarke
      Pages 239-296
    5. John Clarke
      Pages 297-330
    6. John Clarke
      Pages 331-353
    7. John Clarke
      Pages 355-367
  5. Monitoring Exadata

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 369-369
    2. John Clarke
      Pages 371-409
    3. John Clarke
      Pages 411-444
  6. Exadata Software

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 445-445
    2. John Clarke
      Pages 447-475
    3. John Clarke
      Pages 477-504
    4. John Clarke
      Pages 529-551
    5. John Clarke
      Pages 553-576
  7. Post Implementation Tasks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 577-577
    2. John Clarke
      Pages 579-598
    3. John Clarke
      Pages 599-631
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 633-645

About this book


Oracle Exadata Recipes takes an example-based, problem/solution approach in showing how to size, install, configure, manage, monitor, optimize, and migrate Oracle database workloads on and to the Oracle Exadata Database Machine. Whether you’re an Oracle Database administrator, Unix/Linux administrator, storage administrator, network administrator, or Oracle developer, Oracle Exadata Recipes provides effective and proven solutions to accomplish a wide variety of tasks on the Exadata Database Machine. You can feel confident using the reliable solutions that are demonstrated in this book in your enterprise Exadata environment.

Managing Oracle Exadata is unlike managing a traditional Oracle database. Oracle’s Exadata Database Machine is a pre-configured engineered system comprised of hardware and software, built to deliver extreme performance for Oracle Database workloads. Exadata delivers extreme performance by offering an optimally balanced hardware infrastructure with fast components at each layer of the engineered technology stack, as well as a unique set of Oracle software features designed to leverage the high-performing hardware infrastructure by reducing I/O demands. Let Oracle Exadata Recipes help you translate your existing Oracle Database knowledge into the exciting new growth area that is Oracle Exadata.

  • Helps extend your Oracle Database skillset to the fast-growing, Exadata platform
  • Presents information on managing Exadata in a helpful, example-based format
  • Clearly explains unique Exadata software and hardware features

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