Oracle Grid Infrastructure 11g R2 Administering ASM

2 Day Course
Hands On
Code O11GASM

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Automatic Storage Management Overview (3 topics)

  • Overview of ASM
  • ASM Best Practices
  • Job Role Separation

Automatic Storage Management Architecture (6 topics)

  • ASM for Single Instance
  • ASM Cluster Configuration for Oracle RAC
  • ASM Grid Infrastructure
  • ASM Components
  • ASM Client Tools to Administer ASM
  • Performance and Scalability Considerations for ASM Disk Groups

Installing and Configuring ASM (2 topics)

  • Install ASM
  • Install and Configure ASMLib

Administer ASM Instances (7 topics)

  • Connect to and Authenticate to ASM Instances
  • ASM Initialization Parameters
  • Change ASM Parameters in a SPFILE
  • Start and Sop ASM Instances using SRVCTL, ASMCA and ASMCMD
  • Start and Sop ASM Instances Containing Cluster Files
  • Start and Stop the ASM Listener
  • Query Dynamic Performance Views

ASM Disk Group Administration (11 topics)

  • Create and Delete ASM Disk Groups
  • Disk Aliases
  • Administer ASM Disk Groups
  • ASM Disk Group Attributes
  • ASM Disk Group Maintenance Tasks
  • Extend an Existing Disk Group
  • Drop a Disk from an Existing Disk Group
  • Mount and Dismount Disk Groups
  • ASM Fast Mirror Resync
  • Preferred Read Failure Groups
  • View ASM Disk Statistics

ASM Command Line Utility (2 topics)

  • ASMCMD Modes
  • ASMCMD Commands

Administer ASM Files, Directories and Templates (7 topics)

  • Access ASM Files
  • ASM File Name Format
  • Create and Manage ASM Files
  • Create and Manage Manage ASM Directories
  • Manage Filename Aliases
  • Manage Disk Group Templates
  • Manage ASM ACLs using Command Line Utilities and Enterprise Manager

Administer ASM with Oracle Enterprise Manager (5 topics)

  • The ASM Homepage
  • Configure ASM Initialization Parameters
  • Manage ASM Users
  • Manage ASM Disk Groups
  • Monitor ASM Performance

Administer ASM Cluster File Systems (6 topics)

  • The ASM Dynamic Volume Manager
  • Manage ASM Volumes
  • Implement the ASM Cluster File System (ACFS)
  • Manage the ASM Cluster File System
  • ACFS Snapshots
  • Manage ACFS using Command Line Tools


Delegates wanting to attend the Oracle Grid Infrastructure 11g R2 Administering ASM course should have a working knowledge of Oracle Database Administration. This course is run in a Linux environment and a working knowledge of the UNIX operating system is therefore highly recommended.

Additional Learning

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    5 Day Course Hands On Training Course Code O11GDBAI
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