"Tim Donar, a real practitioner, knows how to use technology but he also understands the challenge of quickly implementing it without needing to refer to many books and manuals to do so. His knowledge and experience of deploying Oracle9i Real Application Clusters on a Tru64 UNIX cluster have been crystallized in this book, to help you jump start your clustered database environment."Ken Jacobs, VP Product Strategy, Server Technologies, Oracle Corporation "Remarkable in its soup-to-nuts coverage of all aspects of putting together a Tru64 UNIX-Oracle9i cluster. Information is covered in a succinct, easy-to-reference manner."Brad Nichols, Technical Consultant, Compaq Tru64 UNIX Support Engineering "Tru64 UNIX-Oracle9i Cluster Quick Reference provides a concise step-by-step procedure for implementing Oracle9i on a Compaq Tru64 UNIX cluster. By starting with the hardware, then software, and finally database installation procedures, Tim Donar does an excellent job in capturing the necessary processes without overburdening the reader with too much detail. The summary command quick references at the end of each chapter are right on target. This is a must-have reference for any system administrator's bookshelf."Steve Gonzalez, Senior Consultant, Compaq Advanced Technology Group
This quick reference provides step-by-step instructions on setting up Oracle9i RAC to run on a Tru64 UNIX cluster. Configuration information is included from start to finish. Command summary guides are built into each chapter for quick information retrieval. Examples and concise instructions assist in the complete installation of Tru64 UNIX 5.1A and Oracle9i. Designed as an introduction to Tru64 UNIX and Oracle9i RAC, "Tru64 UNIX-Oracle9i Cluster Quick Reference" will give intermediate and advanced administrators an invaluable resource for quickly locating vital information. Until now, setting up a Tru64 UNIX cluster running Oracle9i would involve referencing information from an entire shelf of books. Organizing this information into one source, "Tru64 UNIX-Oracle9i Cluster Quick Reference" simplifies the task of installation and makes a quick start possible with clear instructions and graphic illustrations. Command summary guides in each chapter serve as keys for fast information retrieval. Knowledge from over thirty references is distilled into this single book, seamlessly linking subject to subject for greatly simplified, quick installations.
It covers: Hardware Configuration Tips; StorageWorks HSG80 Setup Steps; UNIX Installation and Cluster Configuration; LSM/AdvFS Examples; Oracle9i RAC Installation, Database Configuration; and Performance Tuning Tools, Backup, and Recovery.