All posts by Atul Kumar

Blocks , Extents, Segments in Oracle Database : Back to Basics

On popular demand from our newbie DBA readers, I am starting Oracle Database Back to Basics series where I am going to cover basic concepts and Architecture of Oracle Database (9i, 10g, 11g) Today’s post is dedicated to logical storage component of Oracle Database i.e. Data Blocks, Extents and Segment A. Data Blocks is smallest […]

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Oracle Data Mining and Oracle SOA Suite Job

We are looking for part time/full time consultants in following domain, if you have necessary skills please forward your CV to email id cv @ focusthread.com   ( cv  at focusThread dot com) – Oracle Data Mining : Consultant with minimum three years experience on Oracle 9i/10g Data Mining feature – Oracle SOA Suite : Developers/Administrators with exposure to […]

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Enterprise Manager – iAS Console : Changes in 10.1.3

Application Server Control : is application used to maintain Oracle Application Server. Using Application Server Control, you can  – Start/Stop Services of Oracle Application Server (OC4J, HTTP, Web Cache, OID, SSO..) – Configure components of OAS (Oracle Application Server) – Manage/edit users credentials, configuration file, port number – Monitor performance & Usages … Start/Stop Application Server […]

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I’ve been tagged – OraBlog Tag

I got a mail in my inbox that “You’ve been tagged”  and was really curious to see what does this mean. I was tagged by Gareth Roberts and Mohan Dutt eBiz OCP and soon realized that its wonderful idea to network with fellow bloggers (and ofcourse to increase traffic).    I want to thank AppsLab for starting this in Oracle Blog […]

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Oracle Wallets – SSL/HTTPS OWM

Oracle Wallet is container/repository to store credentials like certificates, certificate request and private keys, and used if you wish to enable HTTPS. * Oracle Wallets can be stored either on file system or LDAP Server (like OID) Managing Wallets: You manage Oracle Wallets using Oracle Wallet Manager (owm – java based application). OWM is executable […]

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Oracle Apps DBA Interview/Technical Question : 10g AS with Apps 11i/R12/12i

Here are few more interview question, focused on Oracle 10g Application Server, Apps 11i/r12/12i and integration of Oracle E-Business Suite with 10g AS (Portal/OID/SSO) Q. Explain Architecture of 10g AS A. Infrastructure Tier (MR+IM) & Middle Tier (J2EE, Portal, Wireless, Discoverer, Forms & Reports) Q. Explain broad level steps to install 10g AS A. Install […]

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Install Oracle 11g Jdeveloper/SOA/Webcenter part II

Yesterday we covered creating 11g SOA Suite/Jdeveloper user (adrs_soainfra) and schema in Oracle XE(10.2.0.1)/EE(10.2.0.3). In today’s post we’ll cover configuration of 11g Jdeveloper/SOA suite against database. Start 11g Jdeveloper/SOA by running jdev.exe(windows xp) or jdev(linux/unix) from jdev/bindirectory from location where you unzipped jdevstudioXXX.zip( $JDEV_HOME/jdev/bin ) 1. First time you have to select Role (This can be changed later […]

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Step by Step Install of Oracle 11g SOA/JDeveloper/Webcenter

Jdeveloper 11g version also includes SOA Suite (11g) & Webcenter (11g) . In this post we will cover part I of Step by Step Install of 11g SOA Suite or 11g Jdeveloper or 11g Webcenter Suite. Download Software i) Download Oracle 11g SOA/Jdeveloper/Webcenter software from here –Windows Users download jdevstudio111.zip (Certief on windows XP, though works on […]

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Oracle Apps DBA Training now available online

Next session of our online Oracle Apps DBA training (11i & R12/12i) is now available from 03 Jan 2008. This course in available via web conference (weekends or late evening) with hands on exercise on installation/patching/cloning.  Key topics in training for Oracle Apps DBA’s – Architecture, File System and important files – Installation of 11i/R12 – Patching […]

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11g SOA / Jdeveloper / Webcenter – Technical Preview

Release 11g SOA Suite, Webcenter & Jdeveloper is now available here Key point for 11g SOA Suite / Jdeveloper & Webcenter — This 11g preview version include all three SOA Suite, Webcenter and Jdeveloper — There are two version Windows Install (with jdk) & Base Install (without jdk for other O.S.) — You need Oracle Database (express, […]

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