Oracle 11gR2 RAC for Beginners

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Oracle RAC technology is the advance level of database which is designed to provide high availability and scalability. Oracle RAC is installed on multiple servers and it forms the foundation for database cloud.

Build a Strong Foundation in Oracle grid, Clusterware Installation with this Video Course for Beginners.

  • Introduction to clusterware technology
  • Oracle cluster node setup
  • Oracle 11g grid software installation
  • Setup two node RAC
  • Create first Oracle RAC database
  • Oracle RAC and ASM administration

A strong RAC Beginners Course for IT Professionals World Wide!

Oracle RAC allows multiple computers to run Oracle RDBMS software simultaneously while accessing a single database, thus providing clustering. The main aim of Oracle RAC online course is to implement a clustered database to provide performance, scalability and resilience. It’s a clustered version of Oracle Database based on a comprehensive high availability stack

The Oracle 11gR2 Real Application Clusters Administration course describes the Oracle RAC architecture, hands on experience and Oracle Real Application Clusters multi node installations. This course is for people who have prior knowledge on Oracle database administration and covers knowledge on topics like Oracle RAC Cluster, Oracle AMS, Oracle RAC administration, Oracle RAC Installation, Oracle RAC on VirtualBox and many more.

Course objective

After the completion of Oracle 11gR2 RAC for Beginners Course, you should be able to:

  • Know the Oracle RAC architecture
  • Master the different types of clusters in market
  • Practice Clusterware and ASM administration
  • Download and install Oracle grid software on Linux
  • Create RAC database on Oracle grid clusterware software
  • Master two node RAC installation
  • Configure Shared storage for two node RAC
  • Setup public and private network
  • Understand ASM instance and ASM disks
  • Perform RAC installation pre-requisites smoothly
  • Administer Oracle clusterware files
  • Navigate ASM with sqlplus, asmcmd and asmca utilities


  • Basic Operating System knowledge
  • Basic knowledge of Database Administration
  • Internet connection with minimum 512 Kbps speed
  • Standard laptop / desktop for practicing course assignments
  • Windows / Mac / Linux PC, Minimum 16 GB RAM and 100 GB HDD Storage
  • Virtualization software VirtualBox – Create two machines
  • OEL 5.9 / 6.5 ISO image file to install Linux on Virtual Box

Target audience

  • DBAs who would like to learn clustered Oracle Database
  • Its highly demanding technology in the current market
  • Anyone who would like administer Oracle clusterware infrastructure

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  3. Good balance between theory and practicals.

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Your Instructor

Arun Kumar
Arun Kumar

Oracle Certified Expert and an Entrepreneur living on same planet ;)

Hi there! I'm Arun Kumar, owner and instructor at DBA Genesis. I created this platform to share my DBA knowledge with all of you. My goal is to simplify oracle learning and make it easy for upcoming DBAs. My certifications include Oracle RAC Certified Implementation Specialist, Oracle RAC Certified Expert, Oracle Certified Professional and few more! Are you ready to start DBA journey? Enroll into my courses today!

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