Oracle DBA Handbook,7.3 Edition / Edition 2

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Completely revised and updated to cover Oracle7 Release 7.3, the Oracle DBA Handbook, 7.3 Edition is here to make your life as database administrator easier and more productive. It provides the information you need to effectively manage a networked or stand-alone Oracle database system. In this official handbook authorized by Oracle, expert Kevin Loney shows you how to set up a database for maximum efficiency, monitor it, tune it, and maintain security. You'll find tips on networking Oracle 7 Release 7.3 with SQL*Net on UNIX, as well as tips on using Oracle's distributed database and client-server capabilities. And you'll learn about supporting tools, including Oracle CASE, Oracle Financials, and Oracle utilities, as well as third-party tools. A command reference, configuration guidelines, and scripts are also included to help get you started in setting up your Oracle database.

This handbook is ideal for all new and experienced database administrators who need to learn to manage a networked Orcale database system efficiently and effectively. The book opens with database architecture and setting up a database, before covering management and supporting packages. Readers will find a command reference, configuration guidelines, plus scripts and tips to help them set up a database. (Database Management)

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780078822896
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 12/10/1996
  • Series: Oracle Press Series
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 720
  • Product dimensions: 7.34 (w) x 9.02 (h) x 1.45 (d)

Table of Contents

1 The Oracle Architecture 3
2 Hardware Configurations and Considerations 37
3 Logical Database Layouts 59
4 Physical Database Layouts 73
5 Managing the Development Process 123
6 Monitoring Multiple Databases 153
7 Managing Rollback Segments 207
8 Database Tuning 245
9 Database Security and Auditing 291
10 Optimal Backup and Recovery Procedures 333
11 Supporting Oracle*CASE 379
12 Supporting Oracle Financials 389
13 Supporting Oracle Utilities 409
14 Supporting Third-Party Tools 421
15 SQL*Net V1 and V2 429
16 Networking in UNIX 449
17 Managing Distributed Databases 465
App. A Database Creation Procedures 499
App. B Database Installation Guidelines 521
App. C SQL Reference for DBA Commands 531
App. D Configuration Guidelines for Client-Server Environments 683
Index 695
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