Oracle Database and Oracle Linux on Arm–quickly gain hands-on experience

August 11, 2023 | 2 minute read
Craig McBride
Senior Manager, User Assistance Development
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This blog was contributed to by Bill Graef, who works in the Linux/Virtualization Training Development Team and has designed dozens of hands-on labs for a variety of Oracle Linux and Virtualization products.

Learn to install Oracle Database on Oracle Linux for the Arm architecture

Oracle Database 19c Enterprise Edition, the current long-term support release of Oracle Database, is available on the popular Arm architecture for cloud and on-premises deployments. See the following blog for more information:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) Ampere A1 compute platform provides deterministic performance, linear scalability, and an energy-efficient, sustainable, eco-friendly design for Oracle Database customers. Building applications is free to try, easy to learn, and fast to explore.

Get hands-on experience with the free Luna lab.


Click the image to launch the lab

Simple steps to perform the lab

The lab provides steps to install Oracle Database 19c using Podman and connect to Oracle Database 19c using SQL*Plus.

Use of Oracle Database image requires the acceptance of the Oracle Standard Terms and Restrictions. In the free lab environment, you are directed to open a browser and go to Sign in and authenticate using your Oracle Single Sign On credentials.

In the free lab environment, an Oracle Linux system is provisioned with a non-root user with sudo permissions. After installing and connecting to Oracle Database 19c server container, the lab provides the optional steps needed to stop and remove Oracle Database Free Server.

Resources Available

Embrace the possibilities of Oracle Linux and learn more by visiting the following resources:

Craig McBride

Senior Manager, User Assistance Development

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