Oracle Database 12c: Backup and Recovery Workshop

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In the Oracle Database 12c: Backup and Recovery Workshop, learn to evaluate your own recovery requirements. Develop appropriate strategies for backup, restore and recovery procedures from provided scenarios.Students Will Learn To: Develop appropriate backup and recovery procedures to address your business needs. Implement backup and recovery settings and perform backup operations to disk and tape. Employ Oracle Database recovery procedures to recover from media and other failures. Diagnose and repair data failures. Use Flashback Technologies and data duplication to complement backup and recovery procedures. Secure the availability of your database by appropriate backup and recovery strategies.Benefits To You:Ensure fast, reliable, secure and easy to manage performance. Optimize database workloads, lower IT costs and deliver a higher quality of service by enabling consolidation onto database clouds.Backup and Recovery:Expert instructors will begin by helping you gain a deeper understanding of possibly the most important job of a Database Administrator – backup and recovery. The concepts and architecture that support backup and recovery, along with the steps required to carry it out in various ways and situations, are covered in detail.Recovery Manager Command Line and Graphical InterfacesThis course will teach you about Recovery Manager (RMAN) command line and graphical interfaces for various backup, failure, restore and recovery scenarios.Benefit From Hands-on Practices and WorkshopsParticipating in extensive hands-on practices and workshops will help you gain experience in a realistic technical environment. Interactive workshops give you the opportunity to diagnose and recover from numerous failure scenarios, based on backup and recovery case studies.Upon Completion of CourseWhen finished with this course, you will know how to evaluate your own recovery requirements. You will have learned to develop an appropriate strategy for backup and recovery procedures.A Live Virtual Class (LVC) is exclusively for registered students; unregistered individuals may not view an LVC at any time. Registered students must view the class from the country listed in the registration form. Unauthorized recording, copying, or transmission of LVC content may not be made.

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Required Prerequisites: Knowledge of Oracle Database 12c Knowledge of SQL and PL/SQL Oracle Database 12c: Administration Workshop NEWSuggested Prerequisites: Using Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c NEWRecommended Related Training Courses:Oracle Database 12c: Global Data Services NEWThis Oracle Database 12c: Global Data Services seminar introduces Oracle Database 12c Global Data Services (GDS). You’ll learn how to install, configure, administer and use Global Data Services.

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Database Administrators Data Warehouse Administrator Support Engineer Technical Consultant Technical Administrator


Describe Oracle Database backup methods and recovery operations that can be used to resolve database failure; Describe the Oracle Database architecture components related to backup and recovery operations; Plan effective backup and recovery procedures; Configure the database for recoverability; Use Recovery Manager (RMAN) to create backups and perform recovery operations; Use the Data Recovery Advisor to diagnose and repair failures; Use Oracle Flashback Technologies to recover from human error; Perform an encrypted database backup and restore; Perform tablespace point-in-time recovery; Describe additional high availability features such as Oracle Data Guard.

Introduction Curriculum Context Assess your Recovery Requirements Categories of failures Oracle Backup and Recovery Solutions Oracle Maximum Availability Architecture Oracle Secure Backup Benefits of using Oracle Data Guard Basic Workshop Architecture Getting Started Core Concepts of the Oracle Database, Critical for Backup and Recovery Oracle DBA Tools for Backup and Recovery Connecting to Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) Quick Start: A Problem-Solution ApproachConfiguring for Recoverablility RMAN commands Configuring and managing persistent settings Using the Fast Recovery Area (FRA) Control File Redo Log File Archiving LogsUsing the RMAN Recovery Catalog Creating and Configuring the Recovery Catalog Managing Target Database Records in the Recovery Catalog Using RMAN Stored Scripts Maintaining and Protecting the Recovery Catalog Virtual Private CatalogsBackup Strategies and Terminology Backup Solutions Overview and Terminology Balancing Backup and Restore Requirements Backing Up Read-Only Tablespaces Best Practices for Data Warehouse Backups Additional Backup TerminologyPerforming Backups RMAN Backup Types Incrementally Updated Backups Fast Incremental Backup Block Change Tracking Oracle-Suggested Backup Reporting on Backups Managing BackupsImproving Your Backups Compressing Backups Using a Media Manager Creating RMAN Multisection Backups, Proxy Copies, Duplexed Backup Sets and Backups of Backup Sets Creating and Managing Archival Backups Backing Up Recovery Files Backing Up the Control File to a Trace File Cataloging Additional Backup Files Backing Up ASM Disk Group MetadataUsing RMAN-Encrypted Backups Creating RMAN-Encrypted Backups Using Transparent-Mode Encryption Using Password-Mode Encryption Using Dual-Mode EncryptionDiagnosing Database Failures Reducing Problem Diagnosis Time Automatic Diagnostic Repository Interpreting RMAN Message Output and Error Stacks Data Recovery Advisor Diagnosing Data File Loss (file system and ASM) Handling Block CorruptionRestore and Recovery Concepts Restoring and Recovering Instance Failure and Instance/Crash Recovery Media Failure Complete Recovery (Overview) Point-in-Time Recovery (Overview) Recovery Through RESETLOGSPerforming Recovery, Part 1 RMAN Recovery in NOARCHIVELOG Mode Performing Complete Recovery (of critical and noncritical data files) Restoring ASM Disk Groups Recovery with Image Files Performing Point-in-Time (PITR) or Incomplete Recovery Table Recovery from BackupsPerforming Recovery, Part 2 Recovery of Server Parameter File, Control File Redo Log File Loss and Recovery Password Authentication File Re-creation Index, Read-Only Tablespace, and Tempfile Recovery Restoring the Database to a New Host Disaster Recovery Restoring RMAN Encrypted BackupsRMAN and Oracle Secure Backup Oracle Secure Backup Overview Oracle Database Disk and Tape Backup Solution Backing Up the Fast Recovery Area to Tape Defining Retention for RMAN Backups RMAN and Oracle Secure Backup Basic Process Flow Integration with Cloud Control RMAN Database Backup to TapePerforming Tape Backups and Restores Scheduling Backups with EM Oracle-Suggested Backup RMAN and OSB Process Flow RMAN and Oracle Secure Backup Jobs Managing Database Tape Backups Performing Database Recovery RMAN Automatic Failover to Previous BackupUsing Flashback Technologies Flashback Technology: Overview and Setup Using Flashback Technology to Query Data Flashback Table Flashback Transaction (Query and Backout) Flashback Drop and the Recycle Bin Flashback Data ArchiveUsing Flashback Database Flashback Database Architecture Configuring Flashback Database Performing Flashback Database Best Practices for Flashback DatabaseManaging Backup Space or Transporting Data Transporting Tablespaces Transporting DatabasesDuplicating a Database Using a Duplicate Database Choosing Database Duplication Techniques Creating a Backup-up Based Duplicate Database Understanding the RMAN Duplication Operation Using Cloud Control to Clone a DatabaseRMAN Performance and Tuning Tuning Principles RMAN Multiplexing Diagnosing Performance Bottlenecks Restore and Recovery Performance Best PracticesBackup and Recovery Workshop Workshop Structure Workshop Approach to Solving Failure Scenarios Business Requirements for Database Availability and Procedures