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Register for OTN Sys Admin Days!

Terri Wischmann
Principal Product Manager

Register Today for the next OTN Sys Admin Day. Just like OTN’s Developer Days, but we
focus on the Sys Admin with Oracle Solaris and Oracle Linux tracks.

Oracle Solaris Track
  • Steps required to use ZFS, including taking snapshots,
    cloning data, managing your allocation limits, and recovering from
  • Oracle Solaris virtualization technologies, learning how to isolate or consolidate the OS, the storage, or the network.
  • Oracle Solaris security - helping you walk through the
    steps to manage privileges, deal with rights and authorizations, and
    really understand how security is integrated with the Oracle Solaris
    Service Management Facility (SMF).
Oracle Linux Track
  • Installing and configuring Oracle VM VirtualBox, importing the Oracle Linux virtual appliance.
  • Package management on Oracle Linux using RPM and
    yum. Listing installed packages, obtaining additional information about
    packages. Searching for packages and installing/updating them.
    Verifying package integrity, removing software.
  • Linux services and run levels, how to start and
    stop them, checking the status of a particular service. Enabling a
    service to be started automatically at system boot.
  • Storage management with LVM2, the Linux Logical
    Volume Manager. Preparing block devices, creating physical and logical
    volumes. Creating file systems on top of logical volumes, resizing file
    systems dynamically. Setting up software RAID devices, configuring
    encrypted block devices.
  • Introduction to the Btrfs file system. Creating
    and mounting a Btrfs file system. Setting up a mirrored/striped file
    system across multiple block devices. Adding/removing block devices,
    creating file system snapshots.

Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g Ops Center

Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center - Ops Center provides deep
insight into lower level hardware, storage, network, virtualization, and
operating system layers while presenting that information concisely at
an enterprise layer wherein it can control thousands of systems. It
helps simplify operations by centralizing and automating the most costly
and painful life cycle management tasks associated with running
infrastructure. Ops Center allows a central administration point where
you can bare metal provision and patch both Oracle Linux and Oracle
Solaris. Ops Center offers the most efficient way to query your OS
configuration against the Unbreakable Linux Network and My Oracle
Support for known patches and move effectively straight to provisioning
fixes and enhancement at a high rate of success across your datacenter.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Salt Lake City Marriott City Center
220 South State Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Register online now for this FREE event.

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