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Oracle 12.2 Upgrade

by Tim Boles

Oracle is the most widely-used relational database in the world. This course will teach you how to evaluate the database for issues that might interfere with the upgrade, and methods to migrate your database in complex environments.

What you'll learn

Many companies do not want to move, or cannot move to the cloud because of their complex business requirements, so they must upgrade to the latest database version in house. In this course, Oracle 12.2 Upgrade, you will learn the variety of methods and pitfalls to avoid while planning and performing your Oracle upgrade. First, you will learn the reasons Oracle 12 Release 2 upgrades are different than previous upgrades particularly when working with pluggable databases. Next, you will learn the basic upgrade methods utilizing tools such as the database upgrade assistant and the database parallel upgrade utility. Finally, you will learn the differences between an upgrade and a migration, and come away with tools to meet both challenges. When you're finished with this course, you will have skills and knowledge to upgrade and migrate your database to Oracle 12 release 2 even in the most complex environments.

About the author

Tim Boles is an Oracle Database Administrator with over 18 years experience. He has worked with every version of Oracle since version 7. His professional specialties include Operations and Management in high value systems, Oracle database backup & recovery and providing database managed services to clients.

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