Oracle Database 11g Data Guard Handbook

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July 22, 2009


Electronic book text, 544 pages


0071621482 / 9780071621489

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Main description

The only book on the market to cover the latest release of Oracle Data Guard

Written by a team of Oracle Data Guard experts, this Oracle Press guide offers undocumented best practices and real-world techniques for Oracle's data availability and protection solution. Extensive automated scripts are included, enabling you to successfully set up and manage Data Guard.

Oracle Database 11g Data Guard Handbook begins by covering architecture, configuration, and infrastructure. Next, you will find details on Data Guard Broker, Oracle Enterprise Manager Grid Control, active standby databases, Data Guard failover, backup and recovery considerations, troubleshooting, and more. A case study chapter brings together much of the content covered in the book.

Table of contents

Chapter 1 Data Guard ArchitectureChapter 2 Data Guard Setup, Configuration, and InfrastructureChapter 3 Physical Standby DatabaseChapter 4 Logical Standby DatabaseChapter 5 Data Guard BrokerChapter 6 Monitoring and Management Using Enterprise Manager Grid ControlChapter 7 Monitoring Data Guard ImplementationsChapter 8 Switchover and FailoverChapter 9 Active Standby DatabasesChapter 10 Automating Site and Client FailoverChapter 11 Minimizing Planned Downtime Using Data Guard SwitchoverChapter 12 Backup and Recovery ConsiderationsChapter 13 TroubleshootingChapter 14 Data Guard Reference ArchitecturesAppendicesAppendix A Data Guard Comparison with Other SolutionsAppendix B Data Guard Compared to Other 3rd Party Transactional Replication Software Solutions

Author comments

Larry Carpenter is a distinguished product manager at Oracle USA and is a member of the Maximum Availability Architecture Product Management team in Server Technologies.

Joseph Meeks is a director of product management with Oracle's Database High Availability Group in Server Technologies.

Charles Kim, Oracle Certified DBA and OTN ACE, is the practice director at Database Technology Solutions.

Bill Burke is a consulting technical director, system performance, and architecture with Oracle USA.

Sonya Carothers is a senior Oracle database administrator at Fidelity National Information Services.

Joydip Kundu is the director of development for Data Guard Logical Standby and LogMiner at Oracle.

Michael Smith is principle member of technical staff in Oracle's Maximum Availability Architecture team in Server Technologies.

Nitin Vengurlekar is the coauthor of Oracle Automatic Storage Management.

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