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Oracle DBA basics

dbi InSite Workshops

You never worked with Oracle and start with Oracle databases administration? Our two-days dbi InSite workshop course will exactly fit your needs. Through various practical trainings, exercises and live demos, you will learn the basics of the Oracle database. At the end of this workshop course, you will be able to manage the everyday tasks related to your Oracle databases (create, administer, backup, manage high availability, etc.) on your servers or in a Cloud Service.

Combined offer: Workshop Oracle Basics + Workshop Oracle DBA Essentials -> CHF 3’990.- instead of CHF 4’500.-

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(*) Prices are to be considered per participant and without VAT

-5% for SOUG, SwissPUG, or DOAG members
Members of the SOUG (Swiss Oracle User Group), SwissPUG (Swiss PostgreSQL User Group) or DOAG (Deutsche Oracle-Anwendergruppe) are entitled to a discount of 5% on our trainings

Training objectives

  • Understand the basics of the Oracle database architecture
  • Create and configure Oracle databases
  • Understand database security: privileges and roles
  • Administer Oracle databases with usual tasks
  • Understand Oracle network protocols
  • Understand the different Backup techniques


  • Oracle database file types: spfile, control file, data file, redo log file
  • Oracle Database Creation Assistant (DBCA)
  • Oracle Network Infrastructure (OracleNet, listener)
  • Oracle Data Pump Export/Import utility
  • Oracle backup & recovery with RMAN
  • Startup & Shutdown (Oracle Restart)
  • Introduction to the different high availability solutions


  • Presentation with countless practical exercises and trainings
  • Case studies, live demos, discussions
  • Networking during coffee break, lunch, and apéro on last day (included in price, except for on-site workshop courses)

Target groups

  • Database administrators (DBA) as well as network, system, and application administrators responsible for or supporting Oracle databases

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Language & documentation

  • Workshop in English, French or German
  • Documentation: content details, scripts, case study solutions as PDF file (in English)

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