OCP 12c Upgrade 1Z0-060 Exam Guide

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OCP 12c Upgrade 1Z0-060 Exam Guide

OCP 12c Upgrade 1Z0-060 Exam Guide by Advait Deo
English | 30 Nov. 2016 | ISBN: 1787126609 | 630 Pages | AZW3/MOBI/EPUB/PDF (conv) | 14.17 MB

Key Features

This is your one-stop solution to understanding what’s new in Oracle 12c and how to bring these features to your systems in a hassle-free manner
A complete guide to clearing the OCP Upgrade 1Z0-060 Exam
Dive deep into Oracle administration and get up to date

Book Description

This guide will get Oracle admins up to date with the latest developments in Oracle 12c. It includes all the necessary information that you need to implement in your existing systems.

All of the information in this book has been handpicked to help you study for the Oracle 12c upgrade exam. Each chapter has been written with the objective of helping you pass this exam with ease. Content in this book is aligned with the objectives of the exam, making it really easy to follow the course content. Every example mentioned in this book has been tried and tested in actual environment. Real-world examples will help you learn about new features such as multitenant containers database architecture, managing containers, pluggable databases, database administration enhancements, database auditing, tuning, backup, and flashback enhancements.

You will also learn about storage enhancements, security updates, tuning, troubleshooting, and backup enhancements. This book also covers section 2 of the exam course making this book a complete guide for passing OCP 12c upgrade exam 1Z0-060.

What you will learn

All of the new features of the Oracle 12c database that you are required to know for the OCP Upgrade Exam 1Z0-060
New multitenant architecture introduced in Oracle 12c and how it works
Monitor complex database operations and use the new enhanced SQL tuning features to tune bad SQLs
Manage data over time using information life cycle management
Make your data more secure by implementing new enhanced auditing
Learn new security features and how to implement encryption to secure your data
Explore how backup and flashback works with new multitenant architecture
Performance management techniques that will analyze and tune your database

About the Author

Advait Deo has 12 years of experience in the database domain starting from Oracle Version 9i until Oracle 12c. By nature, a mechanical engineer, Advait transformed his career around Software and databases right from the beginning. He joined a consultancy company Tata Consultancy Services and 2004 and learned about database technology. In 2006, he moved to Oracle India Pvt. Ltd. where he was mentored by Indira Karnati. He later moved to as database administrator in 2010. He is currently working at Amazon as a senior database engineer.

Advait has worked in various aspects of Oracle databases and administered huge fleet of complex production databases. He is an expert in performance tuning and troubleshooting. He also focuses on schema design, automation using shell and Python, and architecting solutions to complex problems.

Currently, he is working on various products in Amazon Web Services (AWS) technology and providing database and storage solutions in AWS to various clients.

Advait is an Oracle Certified Professional in Oracle 9i, 10g, 11g, and 12c databases and Oracle Certified Expert in 11g RAC. His certification credentials are available at He also publishes some of his work and learnings on his website

You can find him on LinkedIn at

Prior to writing this book, Advait reviewed Oracle Database 11g R2 Performance Tuning Cookbook and Learning Linux Shell Scripting.

Indira Karnati is an engineering graduate in electronics and communications and did her Executive General Management Program at IIM Bangalore, India.

Indira is an expert Oracle DBA and Apps DBA, having worked in various capacities for the past 19 years in IT, of which 15 years has been with Oracle Corporation, India Development Centre, Hyderabad. She has extensive hands on experience of installations, configurations of Oracle databases (single instance and RAC), Oracle Identity Management (OID/OAM/OIM), Fusion Middleware products, Oracle EBS, Oracle Fusion applications, Oracle Demantra, and Oracle iLearning.

Indira has rich experience in turning around the complex Oracle installations. Her expertise includes installation, configuration, cloning, refreshing, patching, upgrading, debugging many Oracle Products, the primary being Oracle Database, identity management, and enterprise manager. Her work experience covers high availability and disaster recovery solutions.

She is an Oracle Certified Professional in 12c and 11g in the Database Administration track, Oracle Certified Expert in 11g RAC, and Exadata Ceritified Implementation Specialist. Her Certification credentials are available at

Find her on LinkedIn at

Table of Contents

Getting Started with Oracle 12c
Multitenant Container Database Architecture
Managing CDBs and PDBs
Information Lifecycle Management and Storage Enhancements
Auditing, Privilege Analysis and Data Redaction
Database Tuning and Troubleshooting
Backup and Flashback Enhancements
Database Administration Enhancements
Miscellaneous New Features
Core Administration
Performance Management

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