Migrate from SQL Server to Oracle Database 10g Self-Study

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This CD-ROM course is designed for the SQL Server DBA preparing to migrate to Oracle Database 10g. Students gain a conceptual understanding of the Oracle database architecture, design, and implementation through a compare and contrast approach. In class, participants apply best practice guidelines to plan for and perform the migration using Oracle Migration Workbench. The CD-ROM course also covers performing common database administration tasks in the Oracle database after the migration. The lesson topics are reinforced with structured hands-on practices.

Learn To:
  • Perform a database migration to Oracle Database 10g using Oracle Migration Workbench
  • Administer users and security
  • Configure an…

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This CD-ROM course is designed for the SQL Server DBA preparing to migrate to Oracle Database 10g. Students gain a conceptual understanding of the Oracle database architecture, design, and implementation through a compare and contrast approach. In class, participants apply best practice guidelines to plan for and perform the migration using Oracle Migration Workbench. The CD-ROM course also covers performing common database administration tasks in the Oracle database after the migration. The lesson topics are reinforced with structured hands-on practices.

Learn To:
  • Perform a database migration to Oracle Database 10g using Oracle Migration Workbench
  • Administer users and security
  • Configure and manage the Oracle Network environment
  • Backup and recover the Oracle Database 10g
  • Manage database storage structures
  • Monitor the database and use advisor

Audience
  • Technical Consultant
  • Database Administrators
  • Support Engineer

Course Topics Installing Oracle Software and Creating the Oracle Database
  • Install the Oracle 10g database using Oracle Universal Installer
  • Create a database as part of the installation
Database Architecture Comparison
  • Compare SQL Server and Oracle Database 10g concepts at a high level
  • Explore Oracle Database 10g architecture (Control file, online redo log, tablespace, data file, segment, extent, block, Oracle instance, data dictionary, memory and processes)
  • Use Database Configuration Assistant to create an additional database
Managing the Oracle Instance
  • Use Windows Services to check the status of Oracle processes
  • Administer two databases using Oracle Enterprise Manager
  • Modify initialization parameters
  • Stop and start the Oracle Listener
  • Startup and shutdown the Oracle instance and explain the different stages of the start-up and shut-down operations
  • Compare automatic and manual memory management of the SGA
  • View the Alert log
  • Access databases with SQL*Plus and iSQL*Plus
Managing Database Storage Structures
  • Define the purpose of tablespaces and data files
  • Create and manage tablespaces
  • Describe dictionary versus locally managed tablespaces
  • Obtain tablespace information
  • Understand the main concepts and functionality of Automatic Storage Management (ASM)
Administering Users
  • Create and manage database user accounts
  • Create and manage roles
  • Grant and revoke privileges (system privileges and object privileges)
  • Control resource usage by users
Managing Schema Objects
  • Compare Oracle Database 10g and SQL Server: data objects, data types and the use of temporary tables
  • Create and modify database schema objects: tables, columns, constraints, indexes, views and sequences
  • Remove schema objects: delete or truncate
Planning a Migration
  • Establish and follow a migration methodology
  • Plan how to migrate key components in a database migration
  • Select the appropriate Oracle migration tools
  • Assign key roles for a migration project
Getting Started with Oracle Migration Workbench
  • Identify key components of OMWB
  • Install Oracle Migration Workbench software
  • Configure OMWB to connect to SQL Server and Oracle Database 10g
  • Create database users with appropriate permissions to access SQL Server and Oracle databases
  • Create the OMWB repository to store migration information
Performing a Database Migration Using Oracle Migration Workbench
  • Identify the three stages in the OMWB workflow process
  • Capture the source database using the online and offline capture methods
  • Create and customize the Oracle Model
  • View the log file to correct errors and warnings
  • Use SQL*Loader to load data into the Oracle database
  • Identify objects migrated by Oracle Migration Workbench
  • Analyze the migration process using OMWB reports
Application Migration Overview
  • Identify incompatibilities between Oracle Database 10g and SQL Server that affect application migration
  • Explain the key features of Oracle jDeveloper Application Migration Assistant
Migrating SQL Statements and Managing Transactions and Data Concurrency
  • Describe SQL incompatibilities between Oracle Database 10g and SQL Server
  • Convert SQL statements to run in an Oracle database
  • Describe the Oracle transaction model and its differences to SQL Server
  • Describe the isolation level differences between Oracle database and SQL Server
  • Apply knowledge of the differences to plan for a database migration
  • Detect and resolve deadlocks
Migrating Stored Procedures and Triggers
  • Identify PL/SQL objects
  • Compare and contrast SQL Server and Oracle database triggers
  • Use Oracle Migration Workbench to migrate stored procedures and triggers
  • Identify manual conversion tasks to complete PL/SQL code migration
  • Identify configuration options that affect PL/SQL performance
Testing the Oracle Database
  • Use Oracle Migration Verifier to verify the schema and data migrated successfully
  • Apply guidelines to design and run test cases on the migrated Oracle database
Configuring the Oracle Network Environment
  • Describe the Oracle Network configuration
  • Control the Oracle Net Listener
  • Create a backup listener to support connect-time failover
  • Configure a client to access the database
  • Describe Oracle Shared and Dedicated Servers
Implementing Security
  • Compare security features between SQL Server and Oracle Database 10g
  • Apply the principal of least privilege
  • Manage default user accounts
  • Implement standard password security features
  • Describe Oracle database auditing
Monitoring and Tuning the Database
  • Set warning and critical alert thresholds
  • Collect and use baseline metrics
  • Use tuning and diagnostic advisors
  • Use the Automatic Database Diagnostic Monitor (ADDM)
  • Manage the Automatic Workload Repository (AWR)
  • Monitor performance
  • Gather and view optimizer statistics
Managing Undo Segments
  • Monitor and administer undo segments
  • Configure and guarantee undo retention: Automatic versus Manual Undo Management
  • Use the Undo Advisor
Configuring for Recoverability
  • Identify the types of failure that may occur in an Oracle database
  • Describe ways to tune instance recovery
  • Identify the importance of checkpoints, redo log files, and archived log files
  • Configure ARCHIVELOG mode
  • Configure the flash recovery area
Performing Backups and Recovery
  • Create consistent database backups
  • Back up your database without shutting it down
  • Create incremental backups
  • Automate database backups
  • Recover from loss of a control file
  • Describe recovery tasklist for loss of: control file, redo log file, non-critical and system-critical data file in ARCHIVELOG mode and loss of a data file in NOARCHIVELOG mode
Preferring the Past: Flashback
  • Describe Flashback database
  • Manage the recycle bin
  • Describe Flashback versions query to recover from user errors
  • Describe Flashback Transaction query to perform transaction level recovery
  • Perform Flashback table operation

Course Objectives
  • Perform a database migration to Oracle Database 10g using Oracle Migration Workbench
  • Compare and contrast the database architecture and design between Oracle Database 10g and Microsoft SQL Server 2000
  • Install Oracle Database software and create a database
  • Configure and manage the Oracle Network environment
  • Manage database storage structures
  • Administer users and security
  • Backup and recover the Oracle Database 10g
  • Monitor the database and use advisors

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