Course Content


    Introduction

  • 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 Approach
  • Configuring for Recoverablility
  • RMAN commands

  • Configuring and managing persistent settings

  • Using the Fast Recovery Area (FRA)
  • Control File
  • Redo Log File
  • Archiving Logs

  • Using 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 Catalogs

  • Backup 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 Terminology

  • Performing Backups

  • RMAN Backup Types
  • Incrementally Updated Backups
  • Fast Incremental Backup
  • Block Change Tracking
  • Oracle-Suggested Backup
  • Reporting on Backups
  • Managing Backups

  • Improving 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 Metadata

  • Using RMAN-Encrypted Backups

  • Creating RMAN-Encrypted Backups
  • Using Transparent-Mode Encryption
  • Using Password-Mode Encryption
  • Using Dual-Mode Encryption

  • Diagnosing 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 Corruption

  • Restore and Recovery Concepts

  • Restoring and Recovering
  • Instance Failure and Instance/Crash Recovery
  • Media Failure
  • Complete Recovery (Overview)
  • Point-in-Time Recovery (Overview)
  • Recovery Through RESETLOGS

  • Performing 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 Backups

  • Performing 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 Backups

  • RMAN 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 Tape

  • Performing 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 Backup

  • Using 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 Archive
  • Using Flashback Database
  • Flashback Database Architecture
  • Configuring Flashback Database
  • Performing Flashback Database
  • Best Practices for Flashback Database

  • Managing Backup Space or Transporting Data

  • Transporting Tablespaces
  • Transporting Databases

  • Duplicating 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 Database

  • RMAN Performance and Tuning

  • Tuning Principles
  • RMAN Multiplexing
  • Diagnosing Performance Bottlenecks
  • Restore and Recovery Performance Best Practices

  • Backup and Recovery Workshop

  • Workshop Structure
  • Workshop Approach to Solving Failure Scenarios
  • Business Requirements for Database Availability and Procedures

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