Data Guard Handbook

How to Configure and Best Practices 

Oracle 19Hands-on Experience

Register for any session of this 6 part series, walking you through Oracle Database 19c. New dates are contionusly added to

Session topics include: 19c New Features, Upgrade to 19c, Pluggable Databases (PDB), Data Guard, Performance Tuning and more. 

Oracle 19Hands-on Experience Part 4: Bullet Proof Your Data Guard

Learn how you can setup Data Guard with all the best practices. Attendees will get a brief history of Data Guard and how it became Data Guard. Then we will dive directly into new features in Oracle Data Guard 12c Release 2/18c/19c.

Come see Data Guard best practices in action. The session concentrates on: 


Building the Physical Standby 

Monitoring and Maintaining the Physical Standby 

Configuring Data Guard Broker

Performing Backup and Recovery with RMAN 

Setting Archive Retention 

Performing Switchovers and Failovers 

Switchover with Refreshable PDBs 

Subset Standbys with PDBs 

Workshop attendees will receive access to all the scripts to automate the Data Guard configuration. These scripts will reference and support the Data Guard 11g Handbook.

The Data Guard Handbook provides the fundamental Data Guard best practices and reference architecture that DBAs need to know to protect their Oracle ecosystem. The authors of the Oracle Data Guard Handbook will demonstrate how DBAs should setup, configure, and monitor mission critical Data Guard environments (including Active Data Guard). 

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    Meet The Author

    Charles Kim

    Charles Kim

    Co-Founder and CEO

    Charles Kim is a co-founder and CEO of Viscosity North America, an Oracle ACE Director, and a VMware vExpert. Charles is an Oracle Certified DBA, a Certified RAC Expert and a Certified Exadata Implementation Specialist. Charles specializes in Exadata, RAC, and Virtualization (VMware and Oracle VM) and authored over 9 books:

    • Oracle Database 11g New Features for DBA Developers
    • Linux Recipes for Oracle DBAs
    • Oracle Data Guard 11g Handbook
    • Virtualize Business Critical Oracle Databases
    • Oracle Exadata Exadata’s Handbook
    • Hadoop As A Service
    • Oracle ASM 12c Pocket Reference Guide

    Charles holds certifications in Oracle, VMware, Red Hat Linux, and Microsoft and has over 23 years of Oracle experience. Charles sat on the panel of oracle experts at VM World and Oracle OpenWorld for virtualization and Linux. Charles was one of the founding members of the virtualization SIG that launched in 2011 at Oracle OpenWorld. Charles is currently the Vice President of the Cloud Computing SIG for the IOUG