P6251 - Exadata Database Machine: 12c Administration Workshop

This Exadata Database Machine: 12c Administration Workshop training introduces you to Oracle Exadata Database Machine, covering the features and capabilities of the Exadata Database Machine X6 product family. In this course, you will be introduced to Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Service.

Explore the various Exadata Database Machine features and configurations, with emphasis on the unique capabilities delivered by Exadata Storage Server. This course uses a virtualized environment for the hands-on component.

Learn To:

  • Describe Exadata Storage Server and how it's different from traditional database storage.
  • List the key capabilities and features of Exadata Database Machine and Exadata Storage Server.
  • Initially configure Exadata Database Machine and make appropriate up-front configuration decisions.
  • Implement Exadata Storage Server security.
  • Use query execution plans, statistics and wait events to examine Exadata Smart Scan.
  • Describe various options and best-practice recommendations for consolidation on Exadata Database Machine.
  • Describe various options for migrating to Database Machine and how to select the best approach.
  • Perform various maintenance tasks on Exadata Database Machine.
  • Configure Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c in conjunction with Exadata Database Machine.
  • Monitor Exadata Database Machine using the monitoring infrastructure inherently within Exadata Database Machine, along with the monitoring capabilities exposed through Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c.
  • Use other utilities for monitoring Exadata Database Machine which are supplied by Oracle.
  • Gain an understanding of the Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Service.

Duration: 5.0

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  • Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
  • Describe the key capabilities of Exadata Database Machine

  • Describe the architecture of Exadata Database Machine and its integration with Oracle Database, Clusterware and ASM

  • Configure I/O Resource Management

  • Complete the initial configuration of Exadata Database Machine

  • Describe various recommended approaches for migrating to Exadata Database Machine

  • Gain an understanding of the Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Service

  • Monitor Exadata Database Machine health and optimize performance


Module 1: Introduction

Module 2: Exadata Database Machine Overview

Module 3: Exadata Database Machine Architecture

Module 4: Key Capabilities of Exadata Database Machine

Module 5: Exadata Database Machine Initial Configuration

Module 6: Exadata Storage Server Configuration

Module 7: I/O Resource Management

Module 8: Recommendations for Optimizing Database Performance

Module 9: Using Smart Scan

Module 10: Consolidation Options and Recommendation

Module 11: Migrating Databases to Exadata Database Machine

Module 12: Bulk Data Loading using Oracle DBFS

Module 13: Exadata Database Machine Platform Monitoring Introduction

Module 14: Configuring Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c to Monitor Exadata Database Machine

Module 15: Monitoring Exadata Storage Servers

Module 16: Monitoring Exadata Database Machine Database Servers

Module 17: Monitoring the InfiniBand Network

Module 18: Monitoring Other Exadata Database Machine Components

Module 19: Other Useful Monitoring Tools

Module 20: Backup and Recovery

Module 21: Exadata Database Machine Maintenance Tasks

Module 22: Exadata Database Machine: Patching, Automated Support Ecosystem & Cloud Service Overview


  • Administrator
  • Database Administrator
  • End User
  • Systems Administrator


Suggested Prerequisite

  • Oracle Database 12c: Backup and Recovery Workshop Ed 2

  • UNIX and Linux Essentials Ed 1

  • Prior knowledge of Oracle Database 11g R2 or 12c RAC

Required Prerequisite

  • A working knowledge of Unix/Linux along with an understand of general networking, storage and system administration concepts.

  • Prior knowledge and understanding of Oracle Database 11g Release 2 or 12c, including Oracle Clusterware and Automatic Storage Management (ASM).



This course is not associated with any Certification.

Course Benefits

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  • Broad Career opportunities
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  • Up-to Date technical skills
  • Popular Certification Badges

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