Oracle9i DBA JumpStart

Oracle9i DBA JumpStart

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Oracle is the leading database on the market, putting Oracle database administrators in high demand. Oracle recently restructured their certification program into three tiers - OCA (Oracle Certified Associate), OCP (...Professional), and OCM (...Master). However, before embarking on a comprehensive Oracle9i certification study program, aspiring DBAs need a solid foundation in database administration and SQL programming fundamentals, and that's exactly what this book provides.
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  • Paperback | 345 pages
  • 190 x 228 x 20mm | 618g
  • Sybex Inc.,U.S.
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0782141897
  • 9780782141894

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Get Up to Speed for Oracle9i Administration TrainingCourses--Fast!
"Oracle9i DBA JumpStart" gives you thesolid grounding you need to approach Oracle certification withconfidence:
Introduction to relational databaseconceptsUsing basic SQL*Plus and iSQL*Plus commandsUnderstanding Oracledatabase functionsUsing multiple tablesRestricting, sorting, andgrouping dataCreating and maintaining a databaseUsing SQL*Plusreporting techniquesCreating and maintaining database objectsSetting upusers and managing securityConfiguring optimizationCreating backupsTroubleshooting
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Table of contents

Contents at a Glance. Introduction. Chapter 1: Relational Database Concepts. Chapter 2: SQLPlus and iSQLPlus Basics. Chapter 3: Oracle Database Functions. Chapter 4: Restricting, Sorting, and Grouping Data. Chapter 5: Using Multiple Tables. Chapter 6: Advanced SQL Queries. Chapter 7: Logical Consistency. Chapter 8: Installing Oracle and Creating a Database. Chapter 9: Reporting Techniques. Chapter 10: Creating and Maintaining Database Objects. Chapter 11: Users and Security. Chapter 12: Making Things Run Fast (Enough). Chapter 13: Saving Your Stuff (Backups). Chapter 14: Troubleshooting. Appendix A: Answers to Review Questions. Appendix B: Glossary. Appendix C: Common Database Platforms. Index.
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About Bob Bryla

Bob Bryla, OCP, has worked with Oracle databases for over 10 years. He currently works as an Oracle DBA and Analyst for Lands' End in Dodgeville, Wisconsin.
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