124: System Administration 101 - Tips for DBAs and Developers
Brent Bigonger , Sony Online Entertainment    Biography

Objectives: Discuss an overview of system, storage and network information and issues.
Provide a wealth of excellent tips that will help increase usability and productivity.
Present common problems and provide fixes and information for those problems.
Abstract: Want to learn a variety of sysadmin tips and information to help with Oracle and make life easier? This session will present a lot of information that should prove very useful to increase your daily productivity and sanity!

In this session, we will discuss the basic system, storage (SAN, NAS, RAID, etc.) and network info that should help in a variety of situations. We will also discuss some common installation issues and how to quickly and easily install Oracle. We will spend most of our time however talking about the tips and tricks. I believe this section will be very useful to most users and has come mostly from my personal experience. Finally, we will discuss common problems and fixes to issues that many Oracle professionals have experienced. This presentation will be mainly Linux/UNIX based, but will contain some relevant Windows information also.

Please join me as we can make our daily experiences with Oracle faster and easier by knowing some OS tricks and information.

Audiernce Focus: Developers
Expertise: Intermediate
Track: Architecture
Date: Monday, April 14, 2008
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM