Symantec NetBackup 7.x for Oracle for UNIX

Symantec NetBackup 7.x for Oracle for UNIX Course Description

Duration: 3.00 days (24 hours)

This Symantec NetBackup 7.x for Oracle for UNIX course provides the IT professional with instruction on the functionality of the Symantec NetBackup 7.x for Oracle software. This course covers the general principles of using NetBackup for Oracle, including RMAN.

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Intended Audience for this Symantec NetBackup 7.x for Oracle for UNIX Course

  • » This course is for NetBackup administrators and database administrators who want to broaden their knowledge of Oracle backups and restores using the NetBackup for Oracle agent. Ideally, a member from each group can attend together.

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Symantec NetBackup 7.x for Oracle for UNIX Course Objectives

  • » This course provides instruction on administration, configuration, and usage of NetBackup 7.x for Oracle, including RMAN. After completing this course, you will be able to:
  • » Perform simple Oracle operations.
  • » Use NetBackup to back up and restore a database.
  • » Create and configure the RMAN recovery catalog.
  • » Use RMAN to back up a data file, a tablespace, and a database to disk.
  • » Configure the NetBackup for Oracle agent.
  • » Configure a NetBackup policy for use with RMAN.
  • » Use RMAN and NetBackup for Oracle to perform backups directly to tape.
  • » Perform simple restore and recovery operations with RMAN and NetBackup for Oracle.
  • » Perform advanced recovery operations.
  • » Manage the RMAN recovery catalog.
  • » Perform advanced RMAN management and monitoring tasks.

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Symantec NetBackup 7.x for Oracle for UNIX Course Outline

      1. Oracle Concepts
        1. Oracle architecture
        2. Oracle instance
        3. Environment variables and functions
        4. Database queries
        5. Oracle alert log and trace files
      2. Database Backup and Restore Fundamentals
        1. Database failures
        2. Database backup types
        3. Protecting your databases
      3. NetBackup Essentials
        1. The NetBackup environment
        2. NetBackup concepts
        3. NetBackup notify scripts
      4. RMAN Concepts and Backup Operations
        1. RMAN architecture
        2. RMAN commands
        3. RMAN backups
        4. RMAN configuration
        5. The RMAN recovery catalog
      5. Performing Backups Using NetBackup for Oracle with RMAN
        1. Verifying NetBackup for Oracle requirements
        2. Configuring NetBackup for Oracle with RMAN
        3. Configuring a NetBackup for Oracle policy
        4. Managing the runtime environment
        5. Using shell scripts
        6. The NetBackup for Oracle backup wizard
        7. Testing the NetBackup for Oracle configuration
      6. Simple Restore and Recovery Operations
        1. Restore operations
        2. Shell scripts and templates
      7. RMAN Recovery Catalog Management
        1. Recovery catalog maintenance
        2. Storing scripts
        3. Querying the recovery catalog
        4. Managing the repository
        5. Backing up and recovering the recovery catalog
      8. Advanced RMAN Recovery Topics
        1. Recovering critical files
        2. Incomplete recovery
        3. Database recovery challenges
        4. Redirecting restores
        5. Guided application recovery (GAR)
        6. Using the guided application recovery wizard
      9. RMAN Management and Monitoring
        1. RMAN tuning

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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