Category Archives: Database

Virtualization with Oracle VM Manager

An excellent description of virtualization and the Oracle VM Manager is presented in the Oracle VM Manager User’s Guide: “Virtualization is the ability to run multiple virtual machines on a single piece of hardware. The hardware runs software that enables … Continue reading

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Oracle Database Installation – Key points

A Summary of key points to be noted in subsequent installations, following a successful installation: Installation Part 1 Installation Part 2 Installation Part 3 For Database Installation on a┬áVirtual Machine Disk, It is recommended to set the Virtual Disk type … Continue reading

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Oracle Database Installation (Part 1 of 3) – One does not simply run the Installer

SYSTEM PREP On my newly acquired Desktop at work (Windows 7 32 bit, 4 gigs of RAM), I decided to make a 11gR2 Database on an Oracle Enterprise Linux 5 Virtual Machine, just for the heck of it. I configured … Continue reading

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