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Oracle Data Guard 11gR2 Administration Beginner's Guide by Nassyam Basha, Emre Baransel

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Chapter 4. Oracle Data Guard Broker

This chapter covers the implementation and management of the Data Guard administration framework Data Guard broker.

The following topics will be discussed in this chapter:

  • Implementing the Data Guard broker
  • Monitoring and managing using Data Guard broker
  • Troubleshooting the Data Guard broker
  • Configuring a fast-start failover

Introduction to Data Guard broker

The Data Guard broker is a utility provided with the Oracle database server of the Enterprise edition. It includes the functionality to manage standby databases. It is also an integral part of Data Guard and of Oracle's Database Enterprise Manager. Broker interfaces are instinctive and easy, allowing for centralized control of the Data Guard configuration that ...

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