Oracle 11g DBA

Who can learn this course:

Anyone who want to become database administrator

Pre requisites :

· Oracle SQL/PLSQL Knowledge is mandatory

· Understanding of relational database concepts

· knowledge of Unix or Linux or windows Administration and its core functionality

· Any Programming Language is an advantage.

End Objective:

· Able to understand architecture and how its components work and interact with one another.

· Able to create an operational database and properly manage the various structures in an effective and efficient manner including performance monitoring, database security, user management

· Able to Implement Various Backup/Recovery Strategies.

· Will be able to install, configure, and maintain the database

Course Duration:

· Total Number of Hours : 40 Hours

Course Content:


  • Different types of oracle products and features.
  • New features in oracle 11g
  • Differences among oracle9i, oracle 10g and oracle 11g features along with its importance.

Installing oracle database 11g software.

  • System requirements.
  • Redhat Linux 5.0 Installation (with and without Vmware workstation)
  • Installation of multiple oracle servers and multiple oracle databases on Vmware workstation (features and advantages for RAC implementation with Vmware configuration)
  • Install software with the Oracle Universal Installer on Linux Platform

Creation of an oracle database.

  • Oracle Database 11g Architecture
  • Oracle instance architecture
  • Oracle Read Consistency and Concurrency

Controlling the database

  • Start and stop the enterprise manager database console
  • Start and stop the listener
  • Startup and shutdown the database

Database Creation.

  • Manual
  • Database Configuration Assistant(DBCA)

Storage Structures and architecture of Oracle 11g DBA

  • Logical structure Vs Physical structure
  • Defining the tablespaces and data files
  • Create tablespaces
  • Manage tablespaces
  • Obtain tablespace information
  • Managing Undo Data

File Management.

  • Control File Management
  • Redo Log File Management
  • Parameter File Management
  • Obtain tablespace information

User Management.

  • Create and manage database user accounts
  • Roles
  • Privileges
  • Control resource usage by using Profiles

Oracle Net Services.

  • Understand Oracle Net concepts
  • Use Oracle Net Manager to create and configure listeners
  • Use the listener control utility to control the Oracle Net Listener
  • Testing Oracle Net connectivity
  • Shared Server: Connection pooling

Managing schema objects.

  • Create and modify tables
  • Define constraints
  • View the attributes of a table
  • View the contents of a table
  • Create indexes and views

Oracle Backup & Recovery (User Managed).

  • Introduction
  • Design, Testing, Implementation Strategies
  • Offline(cold)/Online(hot) backups
  • Performing Complete Recovery
  • Performing Incomplete Recovery

Oracle Backup & Recovery (System Managed: RMAN).

  • Introduction
  • RMAN Architecture
  • Configuration
  • Setting up Catalog
  • Online/Offline Backup using RMAN
  • Backups Options
  • Incremental Backups
  • Complete Recovery
  • Incomplete Recovery
  • Table Space Point in Time Recovery (TSPITR)
  • Disaster Recovery


  • RMAN
  • Manual

Logical Backup & Transporting data between databases.

  • Introduction Data pump (expdp, impdp) Utilities
  • Exporting/Importing Tables
  • Exporting/Importing Schemas
  • Exporting/Importing Table space
  • Exporting/Importing Database
  • Transportable Table space within & across the database and platforms

High Availability (HA).

  • Database Patch Management Introduction
  • Applying Interim and Patch set Patches
  • Patch History & Documentation

Oracle Enterprise Manager and Performance tuning

  • New features and its analysis of statistics on performance Tuning

Proactive Maintenance

  • Contents
  • Optimizer statistics
  • Automatic Workload Repository


  • Introduction
  • Configuration
  • Flashback Query/Table/Drop/Database
  • Flashback Version Query
  • Creating Restore Points

Automatic Storage Management.

  • New features and implementation

Oracle Grid Control.

  • Introduction
  • Architecture
  • Managing the multiple database nodes using OEM grid control

Data Replication and Integration

  • Oracle database 11g streams features overview
  • Oracle database 11g streams (Data Replication and Integration)

Related Courses:

Oracle Database 11g performance tuning

Oracle Database backup and recovery

Oracle 11g RAC and Grid infrastructure administration

Oracle 11g Database security

Oracle Database 11g data warehousing fundamentals