Oracle Internet Directory – Basics II

Few years ago, When I started learning Oracle Internet Directory I jumped directly on administration of OID (including start/stop and debugging) without understanding basics of OID. My suggestion is to go through basics first which I am going to cover in this post. For my first post on OID visit OID from Apps DBA’s eye […]

Read More

25 Things Apps DBA should know for Apps 11i/R12 Integration with OID/SSO

Check below 25 points which Apps DBA should know for Apps(11i/R12) integration with SSO/OID (Single Sign-On/Oracle Internet Directory) 1. If you change APPS password using FNDCPASS utility, update provisioning profile with new password using OIDPROVTOOL. (More on OID Scripts & Tools coming soon). This is required as APPS password is stored in provisioning profile in […]

Read More

Preserving Customizations in Oracle Apps 11i or R12

Most of the time when Apps DBA’s handover instance to developers, functional consultants after cloning/patching; users complain that their customizations are missing. I meet lot of Apps DBA’s spending time putting back customizations after running Autoconfig or cloning. As some of my readers requested on how to avoid customizations being overwritten by Autoconfig or cloning […]

Read More

Questions for Oracle Apps 11i & R12 Integration with 10g AS/SSO

Here are few questions which you should think/ask/discuss for Oracle Applications 11i & R12 Integration with 10g Application Server (Portal, Discoverer, SSO, OID) Do you need 10g Portal component of 10g AS with Oracle Applications 11i & R12 ? (*Integration of 10g AS can be without portal and dicoverer as well i.e. OID & SSO […]

Read More

Oracle Apps DBA Training Institues in India

Looking at mails in my inbox from DBA’s and freshers looking for Oracle Apps DBA training Institutes/courses, I decided to dedicate this post for Training Institutes providing Oracle Apps DBA Training. Few things you should check before joining Training –Formal Training is always good to quickly get an overview of product but not enough; to […]

Read More

Staging/Cloning 10g AS Prod to Test

This is second post w.r.t. cloning Oracle 10g Application Server. For first post on overview of 10g Application Server Middle Tier cloning visit http://onlineappsdba.com/index.php/2007/08/17/cloning-staging-oracle-10g-application-server/ This post covers basic understanding of staging (cloning) 10g Application Server both infrastructure and middle tier. Assumptions with this cloning ——————————————— 1. You have 10g Application Server Middle Tier (Portal or […]

Read More

Cloning / Staging Oracle 10g Application Server

This post is useful for those who are using 10g Application Server and want to clone 10g Application Server (Portal, BI or Forms and Reports) from Production to Test or Vice Versa. For cloning Oracle Applications 11i / E-Business Suite check Clone Apps 11i Instance Key points for cloning 10g Application Server (as of 19 […]

Read More

Blogoversary : One Year Journey of becomeAppsDBA Blog

436,268 Views, 171,067 hits, 1374 Comments, 744 email subscribers and 157 posts to finish one year Journey of this blog. One Year ago on 30 July 2006, I posted first topic on this blog with a Vision to share my experience as an Oracle Applications DBA and to help other budding DBA’s/administrator who want to […]

Read More

Oracle BPEL Process Manager Overview

Oracle BPEL Process Manager is component of SOA Suite in Fusion Middleware Family . You can also install standalone BPEL Process Manager with Oracle Application Server (J2EE and Web Type) and its own dehydration store (repository for status data) or can install it with Oracle SOA Suite. This post covers broad overview of BPEL Process […]

Read More

Oracle RAC Part IV : Install Oracle Clusterware and Cluster Database

This is fourth and last post for installing Oracle RAC Database on single machine using VMWare virtual machines. In this part we will install oracle clusterware and rac database Copy Oracle RAC and Oracle Database Software to RAC1 Create a directory software in $HOME and copy clusterware and database zip files downloaded unzip 10201_clusterware_linux32.zip unzip […]

Read More