Oracle Data Guard 11gR2 Administration Beginner’s Guide

June 2013 | Beginner's Guides, Enterprise, Oracle

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Oracle Data Guard 11gR2 Administration Beginner’s Guide, a comprehensive guide to understanding the essentials and components of Oracle Data Guard. This is indispensable knowledge for anyone interested in Oracle Database Administration, as providing high availability of databases is one of the most common DBA tasks.

About the authors:
Emre Baransel is a graduate of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, holds two Master’s degrees in Information Systems and Business Administration, and has worked in IT for 10 years. He is an Oracle Certified Professional (OCP), was nominated as an Oracle ACE in 2012, and is a founding member of TROUG (Turkish Oracle User Group).

Nassyam Basha is a database administrator who has around 7 years of IT experience, of which the last 5 years have been spent as an Oracle Production DBA. He has a post graduate Master's degree in Computer Applications, and has participated in several projects with Oracle Database, starting with Oracle 7. He is an Oracle 11g Certified Professional with a good knowledge of Oracle technologies.

Data Guard is the high availability disaster recovery and data replication solution for Oracle Databases. It is a must-know topic for every Oracle Database Administrator, and Oracle Data Guard 11gR2 Administration Beginner’s Guide has been designed to show readers precisely how to successfully create and operate Data Guard environments with maximum flexibility, compatibility, and effectiveness.

With this book, readers will learn how to set up Data Guard Broker, and discover the management framework for Data Guard configurations, different data protection modes, as well as perform role transitions between databases and configure Active Data Guard, and explore the features of Snapshot Standby. The book then moves on to looking at Data Guard configuration with other Oracle products (such as EM, RAC, and RMAN) and patch databases in Data Guard.

Oracle Data Guard 11gR2 Administration Beginner’s Guide uses practical examples to assist you in configuring your data guard environment and provides solutions to the most common real-world Data Guard issues.

The book consists of the following essential chapters:

Chapter 1: Getting Started
Chapter 2: Configuring the Oracle Data Guard Physical Standby Database
Chapter 3: Configuring Oracle Data Guard Logical Standby Database
Chapter 4: Oracle Data Guard Broker
Chapter 5: Data Guard Protection Modes
Chapter 6: Data Guard Role Transitions
Chapter 7: Active Data Guard, Snapshot Standby, and Advanced Techniques
Chapter 8: Integrating Data Guard with the Complete Oracle Environment
Chapter 9: Data Guard Configuration Patching
Chapter 10: Common Data Guard Issues
Chapter 11: Data Guard Best Practices

Packt Publishing has also released these other books on Oracle:

Getting Started with Oracle Data Integrator 11g: A Hands-On Tutorial
Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g: A Hands-On Tutorial

All Oracle books are published by Packt Enterprise. Packt Enterprise is a publishing division of Packt Publishing. Packt Enterprise also publishes on SOA, Microsoft, IBM, Citrix, Java, Amazon, Google, and SAP technologies.

Oracle Data Guard 11gR2 Administration Beginner's Guide

Learn how to build and maintain Data Guard configurations with real-life, practical examples.

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