Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c: Advanced Configuration Workshop

Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c: Advanced Configuration Workshop Course Description

Duration: 3.00 days (24 hours)

Oracle Enterprise Manager (EM) Cloud Control 12c: Advanced Configuration Workshop teaches you to maximize availability and scalability with deployment of EM. Learn techniques for disaster recovery, security and command line operations.

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Intended Audience for this Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c: Advanced Configuration Workshop Course

  • » Database Administrators
  • » Project Manager
  • » Web Administrator
  • » J2EE Developer
  • » Security Administrators

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Course Prerequisites for Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c: Advanced Configuration Workshop

  • » Familiarity with: Enterprise Manager base install, basic EM components control commands, command line environments (UNIX, Linux preferred)
  • » Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c: Install & Upgrade
  • » Familiarity with command line environments (Linux, Unix)
  • » Familiarity with basic database administrative commands
  • » Familiarity with general RAC database layout

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Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c: Advanced Configuration Workshop Course Objectives

  • » Deploy management agents in various forms
  • » Setup a load balancer within the EM framework
  • » Understand techniques for disaster recovery of EM in an HA environment
  • » Implement security of EM framework
  • » Maximize the use of My Oracle Support
  • » Become familiar with silent and command line EM operations
  • » Deploy EM with a 2-node RAC repository for High Availability and Scalability
  • » Configure Oracle Management Services (OMS) and expand to multiple OMSs

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Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c: Advanced Configuration Workshop Course Outline

      1. Introduction
        1. Review Concepts and Pre-requisites Major Themes
        2. Virtualization with Oracle VM Server
        3. Oracle Virtual Machines in the Classroom
        4. Explore the RAC Database Repository
        5. Explore Oracle Software Installed and Configured
      2. Enterprise Manager Deployment Best Practices
        1. Simple EM Install versus a Highly Available and Scalable EM
        2. EM HA Deployment Best Practices Summary
        3. OMR, OMS and Agents Installation Best Practices
        4. Availability Levels
        5. SLB for Failover and Scalability
      3. Repository Configuration Best Practices
        1. RAC Database Repository: Best Practices
        2. MAA Advisor
        3. Compliance Standards
        4. Backup of OMR
        5. Manage and Monitor OMR: Adding agents to OMR nodes
      4. Software Library Configuration
        1. Review of Software Library Concepts
        2. Software Library Planning
        3. Software Library Migration
      5. Command Line Interface (EMCLI)
        1. Introduction to EMCLI
        2. EMCLI Installation and Configuration
      6. Load Balancer Setup
        1. Load Balancer Concepts
        2. EM Load Balancer Requirements
        3. Load Balancer Configuration
      7. OMS Configuration and Administration
        1. OMS Configuration Dependencies
        2. Out-of-Box OMS Configuration and Files Structure
        3. Best Practice: exportconfig
        4. OMS Plug-ins
        5. Expanding the OMS Pool
      8. My Oracle Support Configuration
        1. Setup of MOS
        2. Access to MOS from Multiple OMSs
        3. Enable Patching
      9. Deploying Oracle Management Agents
        1. Management Agents Review
        2. Agents Files Structure
        3. Agents Deployment/Installation Modes
        4. Agents Best Practices Configuration
        5. Agent-specific Plug-ins
        6. Self-Update Agents
      10. Enterprise Manager Security
        1. EM Security Best Practices
        2. Secure OMS/Agent communications
        3. Securing Communication: Firewalls
        4. Operational Security
      11. Monitoring the Enterprise Manager System
        1. Self-monitoring of EM
        2. Demo of Key Metrics
      12. Recovery Techniques for EM
        1. OMS Recovery: Role of exportconfig
        2. OMS Recovery Scenarios
        3. Agents Recovery

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  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
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Award winning, world-class Instructors

Arthur G.
- Masters Degree in Operations Research & Applied Mathematics from Columbia University along with several IT certifications.
- IT Professional for over 30 years and Software Trainer since 1997.
- Engineer and developer for top Wall Street financial firms such as JP Morgan Chase.


Arthur has been an IT professional for over 30 years. After receiving his Bachelors in Computer Science from NYU, and Masters degree in Operations Research & Applied Mathematics from Columbia University, Arthur was recruited into the private IT sector. Upon starting his IT career path he quickly progressed into leadership roles as an engineer and developer for JP Morgan Chase.

With more than a decade of successful projects behind him, Arthur's love of academia brought him back to training, where he currently specializes in Java certification training and corporate software development. He holds numerous certifications including the Sun Certified Java Programmer, Sun Certified Web Component Developer, and Advanced PHP Programmer. His passion and aptitude for the subject matter is clearly evident both in and out of the classroom and NetCom Learning students rate him 8.6 out of 9.
Finnbarr M.
- Masters Degree in Computer Science from Boston University along with several certifications.
- Over 25 years of experience in the IT field and expert in Unix, GNU/Linux, and Oracle ecosystems.
- More than 10 years working as a Software Engineer in multinational companies such as Hewlett-Packard.


Finnbarr has both breadth and in-depth knowledge of Unix, GNU/Linux, and Oracle with 25+ years of experience in operating system internals development, system administration, application development and project management on a wide variety of hardware and software platforms. As a Software Engineer, he developed and managed numerous projects in multinational companies such as Hewlett-Packard.

Finnbarr is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers as well as a Moderator at He is also a top Instructor and Subject Matter Expert at NetCom Learning and is well recognized by the students for his knowledge and his great teaching technique.
Ramesh P.
Ramesh holds a Masters Degree in Computer Science with specialization in Information Security and is pursuing his Doctoral degree in IT from the University of South Australia (UniSA). He is a one of a kind trainer - he has been working in the IT field since 1995 and is an expert in C#, VB.NET, ASP.NET, Java/J2EE, PL/SQL, VB, ASP, and XML technologies. Ramesh also has extensive experience developing and implementing BizTalk and SharePoint in large corporations, as well as more than 10 years experience working with Oracle and SQL server/Sybase databases. With more than 19 certifications, Ramesh is an IT guru and trainer with worldwide experience, which includes presentations and trainings across US, Asia, and Middle East. He is a full time instructor at NetCom Learning and we couldn't be happier in having him as one of our Subject Matter Experts.
Amanpreet M.

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