Pro Oracle Database 18c Administration

Pro Oracle Database 18c Administration, 3rd Edition

Database administration isn’t about passing a certified exam, or about pointing and clicking your way through a crisis. Database administration is about applying the right solution at the right time, avoiding risk, and making robust choices that get you home each night in time for dinner with your…

Expert Oracle Indexing and Access Path

Expert Oracle Indexing and Access Paths, 2nd Edition

Speed up the execution of important database queries by making good choices about which indexes to create. Choose correct index types for different scenarios. Avoid indexing pitfalls that can actually have indexes hurting performance rather than helping. Maintain indexes so as to provide consistent and predictable query response…

Linux and Solaris Recipes for Oracle DBAs

Linux and Solaris Recipes for Oracle DBAs

Linux and Solaris Recipes for Oracle DBAs, 2nd Edition is an example–based book on managing Oracle Database under Linux and Solaris. The book is written for database administrators who need to get work done and lack the luxury of curling up fireside with a stack of operating-system documentation….

Oracle Database Transactions and Locking Revealed

Oracle Database Transactions and Locking Revealed

Oracle Database Transactions and Locking Revealed provides much-needed information for building scalable, high-concurrency applications and deploy them against the Oracle Database. Read this short, 150-page book that is adapted from Expert Oracle Database Architecture to gain a solid and accurate understanding of how locking and concurrency are dealt…

Oracle RMAN for Absolute Beginners

Oracle RMAN for Absolute Beginners

Oracle RMAN for Absolute Beginners is a gentle introduction to the use of Oracle’s Recovery Manager software to make backups of an Oracle database, and to restore all or part of a database in the event that data loss occurs. It is often said that a database administrator’s…

Pro Oracle Database 12c Administration, 2nd Edition

Pro Oracle Database 12c Administration, 2nd Edition

Pro Oracle Database 12c Administration is a book focused on results. Author Darl Kuhn draws from a well of experience over a decade deep to lay out real-world techniques that lead to success as an Oracle Database administrator. He gives clear explanations on how to perform critical tasks….

RMAN Recipes for Oracle Database 12c, 2nd Edition

RMAN Recipes for Oracle Database 12c, 2nd Edition

Oracle’s flagship database product fortunately implements a wide-ranging feature set to aid you in the all-important task of safeguarding against data loss. Recovery Manager, or RMAN, is at the heart of that feature set, and is the tool most-often used to initiate database backup and recovery operations. In…