Oracle Solaris Cluster Administration Certification Training Course Overview

Oracle Solaris Cluster 3.2 Administration training from Koenig gives an introduction on how to successfully install and administer Oracle Solaris Cluster. Taking up this System Administrator training course will expand your technical skills and make you an expert at its software and hardware systems. With this Oracle Solaris Cluster Administration course, you gain comprehensive knowledge to carry out a fast and effective implementation of Oracle Solaris Cluster which offers business continuity and high availability for your physical and virtual infrastructures.

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Course Modules

Module 1: Planning the Oracle Solaris Cluster Environment
  • Define Clustering
  • Describe Oracle Solaris Cluster features
  • Identify Oracle Solaris Cluster hardware environment
  • Identify the Oracle Solaris Cluster software environment
  • Identify the Oracle Solaris Cluster-Supported applications
  • Identify the Oracle Solaris Cluster High Availability Framework
  • Identify Global Storage Services
  • Identify Virtualization support in Oracle Solaris Cluster
Module 2: Establishing Cluster Node Console Connectivity
  • Describe the different methods of accessing a console
  • Configure the Oracle Solaris Cluster console software on the administration workstation
  • Use the Oracle Solaris Console tools
Module 3: Preparing for the Oracle Solaris Cluster Installation
  • Prepare the Oracle Solaris OS environment
  • Identify Cluster Storage topologies
  • Describe Quorum Server, Quorum Votes, and Quorum Devices
  • Describe Persistent Quorum Reservations and Cluster Amnesia
  • Describe Data Fencing
  • Configure a Cluster Interconnect
  • Identify public network adapters
  • Configure shared physical adapters
Module 4: Installing and Configuring the Oracle Solaris Cluster Software
  • List the Oracle Solaris Cluster installation and configuration steps
  • Install the Oracle Solaris Cluster packages by using the Oracle Solaris Cluster installer
  • Describe the Oracle Solaris Cluster framework configuration
  • Configure a cluster installation using all-at-once and typical modes
  • Configure additional nodes for the one-at-a-time method
  • Describe the Oracle Solaris OS files and settings that are automatically configured by scinstall
  • Perform automatic quorum configuration
  • Describe manual quorum selection
Module 5: Performing Oracle Solaris Cluster Administration
  • Identify the cluster daemons
  • Use cluster commands
  • Use RBAC with Oracle Solaris Cluster
  • Administer Cluster Global Properties
  • Administer Cluster Nodes
  • Administer Quorum
  • Administer Disk Path Monitoring
  • Administer SCSI protocol settings of storage devices
Module 6: Using ZFS With Oracle Solaris Cluster Software
  • Build ZFS storage pools and file systems
  • Use ZFS for Oracle Solaris Cluster failover data
Module 7: Using Solaris Volume Manager With Oracle Solaris Cluster Software
  • Provide an overview of Solaris Volume Manager software
  • Describe shared disk sets
  • Describe Solaris Volume Manager Multi-Owner Disksets
  • Describe creating and managing shared disks
  • Build volumes in shared disk sets with soft partitions of mirrors
  • Use Solaris Volume Manager status commands
  • Perform Oracle Solaris Cluster software-level device group management
  • Mirror the boot disk with Solaris Volume Manager software
Module 8: Managing the Public Network With IPMP
  • Define the purpose of IPMP
  • Define the concepts of an IPMP group
  • List examples of network adapters in IPMP groups on a single Oracle Solaris OS server
  • Describe the operation of the in.mpathd daemon
  • List the options available for use with the ifconfig command that support IPMP and configure IPMP using /etc/hostname.x
  • Configure IPMP manually with the ifconfig command
  • Perform a forced failover of an adapter in an IPMP group
  • Describe the integration of IPMP into the Oracle Solaris Cluster software environment
Module 9: Managing Data Services, Resource Groups, and HA-NFS
  • Describe how data service agents enable a data service in a cluster to operate properly
  • List the components of a data service agent
  • Describe data service packaging, installation, and registration
  • Describe the primary purpose of resource groups
  • Differentiate between failover and scalable data services
  • Describe how to use special resource types
  • List the guidelines for using global and highly available local file systems
  • Differentiate between standard, extension, and resource group properties
Module 10: Configuring Scalable Services and Advanced Resource Group Relationships
  • Identify scalable services and shared addresses
  • Describe the characteristics of scalable services
  • Describe the SharedAddress resource
  • Describe the properties of resource groups and scalable groups
  • Describe how the SharedAddress resource works with scalable services
  • Add auxiliary nodes for a SharedAddress property
  • Review command examples for a scalable service
  • Control scalable resources and resource groups
Module 11: Using Oracle Solaris Zones in Oracle Solaris Cluster
  • Describe Oracle Solaris 10 OS zones
  • Identify HA for Zones
  • Configure a failover Zone
  • Identify Zones as virtual nodes
  • Identify zone cluster
  • Create a zone cluster
  • Identify cross-cluster affinities and dependencies
Module 12: Exploring Oracle Solaris Cluster Use Cases
  • Configure Oracle Database 11g software as a failover application
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Course Prerequisites
  • Demonstrate knowledge and experience in Oracle Solaris 10 Operating System administration
  • Perform basic network administration
  • Perform system boot procedures
  • Solaris Volume Manager Administration
  • Regular Track: Any candidate with basic knowledge of Oracle Solaris 10 and networking.
  • Fast Track: Candidate with intermediate knowledge of Oracle Solaris 10 and networking.
  • Super Fast Track: Candidate with strong knowledge of Oracle Solaris 10 and networking.

Upon Completion of this Course, you will accomplish following:

  • To Understand the functioning of Oracle Solaris Cluster software and hardware along with their components.
  • To Make preparations for Solaris Cluster installation.
  • To Installation and configuration of the software framework of Solaris Cluster.
  • To Perform basic administration tasks in the Cluster.
  • To Configure Oracle Solaris applications in Containers
  • To Install Volume Manager in Oracle Solaris Cluster.
  • To Configure and Utilize ZFS with Oracle Cluster software.
  • To Create and use Internet Protocol Multi-Pathing (IPMP) to manage the public network.
  • To Perform supplementary exercises for Cluster software.
  • To Configure and install scalable data service resource group
  • To Configure and install failover data service resource group
  • To Provide access to cluster console software and node consoles
  • To Deploy quorum devices and fencing in Oracle Solaris cluster

Give an edge to your career with Oracle certification training courses. Students can join the classes for Oracle Solaris Cluster 3.2 System Administrator Training Course at Koenig Campus located at New Delhi, Bengaluru, Shimla, Goa, Dehradun, Dubai & Instructor-Led Online.