Oracle 10g/11g Data and Database Management Utilities
By Hector R. Madrid
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Final Release Date: June 2009
Pages: 432

In Detail

Does your database look complicated? Are you finding it difficult to interact with it? Database interaction is a part of the daily routine for all database professionals. Using Oracle Utilities the user can benefit from improved maintenance windows, optimized backups, faster data transfers, and more reliable security and in general can do more with the same time and resources.

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hemantoracledba.blogspot.comI have being reading the "Oracle 10g/11g Data and Database Management Utilities" eBook. I appreciate the chapters on SQL Loader,External Tables,RMAN,Session Management (locking and waiting for locks, killing sessions, resource manager, ASH, even Service Registration) {never before have I seen all these topics put together in a Chapter....................} -Hemant Chitale

Ask AnanthaFor a long time, there has been a demand for technical details of what a database administrator deals in his day-to-day life and this book addresses to this need. The book explains in detail the various tools the DBAs would use and then discusses the feature enhancements done in 11g. Also examples constitute a sizable portion of the book which are nice to have in a book of this magnitude.In short this book deserves its place in your custody and will prove to be best in times of database administration activities - Anantha Narayanan


This book is written using a practical approach that guides you through different practical scenarios. It provides a brief introduction to the topics; this way you can quickly get to know the main features, start being productive with the tool, and grow with it at a fast pace. You won't have to spend too much time getting to the basics of the tool and can immediately progress towards the advanced tips.

Using this practical approach you don't have to spend valuable time trying to decipher arid reference manuals; you can easily set up the practical scenarios, and try to follow up the presentations. The images used in the book come from real scenarios, and the output is always explained so you can easily interpret what is being displayed on the screen after issuing the commands.

Who this book is for

This book is aimed at all Oracle professionals who interact with the database through the data and database utilities and are willing to optimize their interaction with it.

Entry-level users will get acquainted with the best practices to get their job done in a timely and efficient manner. Advanced users will find useful tips and How-Tos that will help them focus on getting the most out of the database utilities and fine-tune batch processing.

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