By Eric Bezille on sept. 30, 2011
A quick introduction
I have been invited by Dominic Kay, Product Manager for Solaris Storage sub-systems, for an hands-on lab at OOW. For those of you who will assist at this session, next Monday, at 11:00am, in Marriott Marquis - Salon 5/6, here are the gory details to get you through this lab. For the others that won't have the opportunity to be there, we hope it will be usefull for you to set it up on your own environment.
The reasoning behind this lab
I already posted on this blog many times, about ZFS, and all its benefits, including the deployment of Oracle Database. And Dominic found very valuable to develop the knowledge of ASM (and ACFS) deployment on Solaris, as you can look at ASM in a way, as the "ZFS" from a DBA perspective, with another interesting benefit : the ability to deploy an Oracle Database in a shared multi-nodes environment with Oracle RAC, which is what's is running on Solaris on Exadata and on this week's new Engineered System announced, SPARC Supercluster... Read more...