OCA: Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Associate Study Guide (Exams 1Z0-061 and 1Z0-062)

  • 18h 42m
  • Biju Thomas
  • Sybex
  • 2014

Covering both the 1Z0-061 and 1Z0-062 exams, this comprehensive guide helps you prepare for these challenging exams with an extensive set of study tools, including an assessment test, chapter review questions, practice exam questions, and a glossary of key terms. Written by an industry expert with hands-on Oracle database experience, this book not only prepares you for the OCA exams, but also for the day-to-day work world of a database administrator. As with all Sybex Study Guides, inside you’ll find:

  • Full coverage of all exam objectives in a systematic approach, so you can be confident you’re getting the instruction you need for the exam
  • Practical labs to reinforce critical skills
  • Real-World scenarios that put what you’ve learned in the context of actual job roles
  • Challenging review questions in each chapter to prepare you for exam day
  • Exam Essentials, a key feature in each chapter that identifies critical areas you must become proficient in before taking the exam
  • A handy section that maps every official exam objective to the corresponding chapter in the book so you can track your exam prep objective by objective

Biju Thomas OCA, OCP, is a Senior Oracle Solutions Architect with more than 20 years of Oracle development and database management experience. He has strong skills in database design and administration, performance tuning, and solution architecture. He has coauthored six Oracle Sybex certification books.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Introducing Oracle Database 12c RDBMS
  • Introducing SQL
  • Using Single-Row Functions
  • Using Group Functions
  • Using Joins and Subqueries
  • Manipulating Data
  • Creating Tables and Constraints
  • Introducing Oracle Database 12c Components and Architecture
  • Creating and Operating Oracle Database 12c
  • Understanding Storage and Space Management
  • Managing Data Concurrency and Undo
  • Understanding Oracle Network Architecture
  • Implementing Security and Auditing
  • Maintaining the Database and Managing Performance
  • Using Backup and Recovery
  • Controlling Resources and Jobs
  • Upgrading to Oracle Database 12c
  • Using Grid Infrastructure and Data Movement Tools


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