Linux Recipes for Oracle DBAs is an example based book on managing Oracle Database in a Linux environment. Covering commonly used distributions such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Oracle Enterprise Linux, 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 Linux documentation. The book is task oriented: Look up the task to perform. See the solution. Read up on the details. Get the job done. Takes you directly from problem to solution Covers the right mix of Linux user and administration tasks for database administrators Respects your time by being succinct and to the point
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. What this book provides instead is task-oriented coverage designed around the needs of the Oracle Database Administrator. Find the right chapter. Look up the task to perform. See the solution. Implement the solution straight away in your own environment. Get the job done. New in this edition is coverage of Oracles own Solaris operating system. Oracle Corporation has been working diligently to bring commonality between Solaris and and Linux, and this book takes advantage of those efforts to provide task-oriented solutions that work on common distributions of Linux such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Oracle Enterprise Linux while also accommodating the growing number of Oracle Solaris customers. Examples in the book match the tasks DBAs perform daily, even hourly. Solutions come first in the book, but alway are followed by close explanations of the details. Database administrators wont go wrong with Linux and Solaris Recipes for Oracle DBAs. Its the book to buy if youre after clear and reliable examples to help in getting the job done, and getting home to your family. Takes you directly from problem to solution Covers the right mix of operating-system tasks for database administrators Respects your time by being succinct and to-the-point Includes coverage of Solaris in addition to common Linux distributions What You Will Learn Execute Linux and Solaris commands applicable to Oracle Database. Automate critical DBA tasks via operating-system shell scripts. Monitor, tune, and optimize Linux and Solaris servers for Oracle. Setup a VirtualBox environment for the Oracle database. Perform system administration tasks relevant to Oracle Database. Remotely (and securely!) manage Oracle on Linux and Solaris. Who This Book Is For Linux and Solaris Recipes for Oracle DBAs is a book for Oracle database administrators who want to expertly operate Oracle databases on the Linux and Solaris operating systems. If youre new to Linux and Solaris and can benefit from detailed examples showing how to perform tasks that Oracle DBAs perform on Linux and Solaris servers, then this book is what you need to help you get the job done, and get home on time. Darl Kuhn is a senior database administrator working for Oracle. He handles all facets of database administration from design and development to production support. He also teaches advanced database courses at Regis University in Colorado. Darl does volunteer DBA work for the Rocky Mountain Oracle Users Group. He has a graduate degree from Colorado State University and lives near Spanish Peaks, Colorado, with his wife, Heidi, and daughters, Brandi and Lisa.
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DB2 Essentials, 3E: Understanding DB2 in a Big Data World is the easiest way to master the newest versions of DB2 for Linux®, UNIX®, and Windows, and apply their full power to today?s business challenges. This highly visual guide introduces you to key concepts with dozens of examples drawn from the authors? experience working with IBM DB2 in enterprise environments. It has been thoroughly updated to reflect major improvements in both DB2 Version 10 and Version 9.7, including innovations in manageability, integration, Big Data support, and cloud computing. This easy tutorial is built around visual learning. Each chapter starts with a large picture to introduce its key concepts. Figures are used extensively, and are fully and clearly explained; each concept is presented with intuitive screenshots, diagrams, charts, and tables. Many examples and case studies illustrate how ?theory? is applied in real-life scenarios and production environments. Hundreds of review questions help you prepare for IBM?s newest DB2 certification exams; solutions are provided in an appendix. Building on the previous edition ( Understanding DB2 ), DB2 Essentials is now the first of two volumes. ?Essentials? covers everything DB2 newcomers need to get productive, including: A brief history of IBM DB2, new features in the current version, and available products, editions, and tools Installing DB2 Creating instances, databases, and database objects Setting up security and choosing the right security options Managing data access (including introductions to SQL and data concurrency) Setting up remote connectivity Administering DB2 databases with the most useful DB2 utilities Product Description The Easy, Visual Introduction to IBM DB2 Version 10.5 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Foreword by Judy Huber, Vice President, Distributed Data Servers and Data Warehousing; Director, IBM Canada Laboratory This book covers everything you need to get productive with the latest version of IBM DB2 and apply it to today?s business challenges. It discusses key features introduced in DB2 Versions 10.5, 10.1, and 9.7, including improvements in manageability, integration, security, Big Data support, BLU Acceleration, and cloud computing. DB2 Essentials illuminates key concepts with examples drawn from the authors? extensive experience with DB2 in enterprise environments. Raul F. Chong and Clara Liu explain how DB2 has evolved, what?s new, and how to choose the right products, editions, and tools. Next, they walk through installation, configuration, security, data access, remote connectivity, and day-to-day administration. Each chapter starts with an illustrative overview to introduce its key concepts using a big picture approach. Clearly explained figures are used extensively, and techniques are presented with intuitive screenshots, diagrams, charts, and tables. Case studies illustrate how ?theory? is applied in real-life environments, and hundreds of review questions help you prepare for IBM?s newest DB2 certification exams. Coverage includes ? Understanding the role of DB2 in Big Data ? Preparing for and executing a smooth installation or upgrade ? Understanding the DB2 environment, instances, and databases ? Configuring client and server connectivity ? Working with database objects ? Getting started with BLU Acceleration ? Implementing security: authentication and authorization ? Understanding concurrency and locking ? Maintaining, backing up, and recovering data ? Using basic SQL in DB2 environments ? Diagnosing and solving DB2 problems This book is for anyone who plans to work with DB2, including DBAs, system administrators, developers, and consultants. It will be a great resource whether you?re upgrading from an older version of DB2, migrating from a competitive database, or learning your first database platform. Foreword xxiv Chapter 1 Introduction to DB2 A Brief History of DB2: From Past to Present 1 The Role of DB2 in the Big Data World 3 Characteristics of Big Data 4 Types of Big Data 5 The IBM Big Data Platform 6 Integration of DB2 with BigInsights (Hadoop) 11 DB2 Editions 13 DB2 Express-C 15 DB2 Express Server Edition 16 DB2 Workgroup Server Edition 16 DB2 Enterprise Server Edition 16 DB2 Advanced Workgroup Server Edition 17 DB2 Advanced Enterprise Server Edition 17 DB2 Developer Edition 18 DB2 Advanced Recovery Feature 18 IBM Data Server Clients and Driver Packages 19 Mainframe Host Connectivity 20 Database Federation Support 21 Database Replication Support