Oracle RAC 12c Online Training

Oracle RAC 11g & 12c Course Content


  • Oracle RAC and Multitenant Architecture
  • Grid Infrastructure Concepts
  • RAC Flex Cluster Concepts
  • What is a Cluster
  • Grid Foundation Components
  • Oracle Clusterware Architecture
  • Oracle Clusterware Software and Storage
  • Describe ASM Architecture
  • Hardware Requirements
  • Network Requirements
  • DNS and DHCP Configuration
  • Grid Plug and Play Considerations
  • Single Client Access Names (SCAN Listener Concepts)
  • Virtual IP (VIP) Concepts
  • RAC and Flex ASM

Flex Clusters

  • What are they?
  • How do they work?
  • How do you configure them?


  • Oracle RAC and Multitenant Configuration
  • Create Virtual Machines
  • Linux Installation
  • Network Configuration
  • Disks Configuration
  • Pre-Requisite Cluster Configurations
  • Final System checks before Grid Installation
  • Installation of Two-node RAC Cluster along with ASM
  • Post-Installation tasks

Grid Administration

  • Administering Oracle Clusterware
  • Startup/Shutdown Sequence/Procedure
  • Crsctl/srvctl options
  • Determining the Location of the Oracle Clusterware Configuration Files
  • Managing Network Settings
  • Managing Oracle Clusterware
  • Troubleshooting Clusterware Issues
  • Background Processes Specific to Oracle RAC
  • Redo Log Files In A RAC Environment
  • Undo Tablespaces In A RAC Environment

Flex ASM

  • Describe the purpose of the Flex ASM
  • Describe the architecture of Flex ASM
  • Describe how to configure Flex ASM

ASM Filter Driver

  • Describe the purpose of the ASM Filter Driver
  • Describe the architecture of the ASM Filter Driver
  • Describe how to configure the ASM Filter Driver

ASM Administration

  • Administering ASM Instances
  • Flex ASM Cluster
  • ASM Initialization Parameters
  • Adjusting ASM Instance Parameters in SPFILEs
  • Starting and Stopping ASM Instances Using srvctl
  • Starting and Stopping ASM Instances Using ASMCMD
  • Starting and Stopping the ASM Listener
  • Administering ASM Disk Groups
  • Creating And Deleting ASM Disk Groups
  • ASM Disk Group Attributes
  • ASM Disk Group Maintenance Tasks
  • New Disk Group Addition/Deletion and its Considerations
  • Preferred Read Failure Groups
  • Viewing ASM Disk Statistics
  • Creating and Managing ASM files, Directories and Aliases
  • Administering ASM Cluster File Systems
  • Managing ASM Volumes
  • New disks addition and deletion from a Disk Group and its considerations
  • ASM Disk Management

Application Continuity

  • What is AC?
  • What problem does it solve?
  • Benefits of AC
  • How AC works
  • AC Architecture
  • Side Effects
  • Restrictions
  • Application requirements

Node Management

  • Adding a Node to existing two-node cluster
  • Deleting a Node from existing three-node cluster


  • Managing Backup and Recovery for RAC Components
  • Archived Log File Configurations
  • Archived Redo File Conventions in RAC
  • Backing Up and Recovering the Voting Disk
  • Locating the OCR Automatic Backups
  • Oracle Local Registry

Cluster Services

  • Configure and Manage Services in a RAC environment
  • Using Cluster Services with Client Applications
  • Managing Services From the Command Line
  • Maximum Availability Architecture


  • Rolling Patches
  • Installing a Patch with the opatch Utility


  • Clone from RAC to Non-RAC Database
  • Clone from RAC to RAC Database.


$625 USD


3-4 Weeks