Oracle 11g Admin 1

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Exam Number: 1Z0-052
Associated Certifications: Oracle Database 11g Administrator Certified Associate OPN Certified Specialist
Exam Product Version:  Oracle Database 11g
Duration: 90  minutes
Number of Questions: 70
Passing Score:
66 % 
Validated Against: The exam has been validated against Oracle® Database 11g Release 2 version 11.2.0.1.0.
Format: Multiple Choice

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Course Topics:

Exploring the Oracle Database Architecture

  • Explain the Memory Structures
  • Describe the Process Structures 
  • Overview of Storage Structures

Preparing the Database Environment

  • Identify the tools for Administering an Oracle Database
  • Plan an Oracle Database installation 
  • Install the Oracle software by using Oracle Universal Installer (OUI)

Creating an Oracle Database

  • Create a database by using the Database Configuration Assistant (DBCA)

Managing the Oracle Instance

  • Setting database initialization parameters
  • Describe the stages of database startup and shutdown 
  • Using alert log and trace files 
  • Using data dictionary and dynamic performance views

Configuring the Oracle Network Environment

  • Configure and Manage the Oracle Network
  • Using the Oracle Shared Server architecture

Managing Database Storage Structures

  • Overview of tablespace and datafiles
  • Create and manage tablespaces 
  • Space management in tablespaces

Administering User Security

  • Create and manage database user accounts
  • Grant and revoke privileges 
  • Create and manage roles 
  • Create and manage profiles  

Managing Data and Concurrency

  • Monitor and resolve locking conflicts

Managing Undo Data

  • Overview of Undo
  • Transactions and undo data 
  • Managing undo

Implementing Oracle Database Security

  • Database Security and Principle of Least Privilege
  • Work with Standard Database Auditing

Database Maintenance

  • Use and manage optimizer statistics
  • Use and manage Automatic Workload Repository (AWR) 
  • Use advisory framework 
  • Manage Alerts and Thresholds

Performance Management

  • Use Automatic Memory Management
  • Use Memory Advisors 
  • Troubleshoot invalid and unusable objects

Intelligent Infrastructure Enhancements

  • Use the Enterprise Manager Support Workbench
  • Managing Patches  

Backup and Recovery Concepts

  • Identify the types of failure that can occur in an Oracle database
  • Describe ways to tune instance recovery 
  • Identify the importance of checkpoints, redo log files, and archived log files 
  • Overview of flash recovery area 
  • Configure ARCHIVELOG mode

Performing Database Backups

  • Create consistent database backups
  • Back up your database without shutting it down 
  • Create incremental backups 
  • Automate database backups 
  • Manage backups, view backup reports and monitor the flash recovery area

Performing Database Recovery

  • Overview of Data Recovery Advisor
  • Use Data Recovery Advisor to Perform recovery (Control file, Redo log file and Data file)

Moving Data

    • Describe and use methods to move data (Directory objects, SQL*Loader, External Tables)
    • Explain the general architecture of Oracle Data Pump 
    • Use Data Pump Export and Import to move data between Oracle databases