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Next Scheduled Class:                                                                   Duration:  4 days
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OVERVIEW
This course introduces participants to Oracle CODASYL internal algorithms, data structures and implementation details. Participants will use Oracle CODASYL utilities to examine locks, analyze the database and its structures, identify key components of Oracle CODASYL bugcheck dumps and understand database recovery mechanisms. By completion of this course, participants will gain a complete understanding of the internal workings of the database including “behind the scenes” issues and controls. 

AT COURSE COMPLETION
Students will be able to: 
  • Understand the mechanisms DBMS uses to control database integrity
  • Understand the physical (on-disk) data structures used by Oracle CODASYL DBMS
  • Patch and repair internal database data structures
  • Perform basic analysis of DBMBUGCHK dump files
  • Read and understand database page formats
  • Chase DBMS set pointers in a DUMP output
  • Understand, identify and repair most forms of database corruption
  • Gain insights into the internal workings of Oracle CODASYL DBMS. 

PREREQUISITES
Students are expected to have a high level understanding of database concepts and should be experienced Oracle CODASYL DBMS DBAs. Students must have completed the Oracle CODASYL DBMS database administration topic area and are recommended to have completed the Advanced Oracle CODASYL DBMS DBA performance topic area.

TARGET AUDIENCE
The course is intended for Technical Support Professionals, System Administrators, Network Administrators, and experienced Oracle CODASYL DBMS database administrators that need to understand the internal workings of Oracle CODASYL DBMS.

COURSE OUTLINE
  • Database components
  • Use of VMS distributed lock manager for communication
  • Understanding locking mechanisms used by Oracle CODASYL DBMS for maintaining database integrity and control
  • Database storage area page layout
  • SPAM page layout
  • Chain Set structure
  • Calc Set structure
  • Index Set structure
  • Understanding the DBO/DUMP/HEADER output
  • Understanding DBO/DUMP/OPT=DEBUG output
  • Interpreting DBMBUGCHK dump files
  • Analyze DBO/VERIFY output
  • Using DBO/ALTER for patching and dumping databases

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