Understanding Exadata Storage Server architecture is one of the more important tasks for an Exadata administrator, and an end-to-end knowledge of how storage “works” on Exadata is of critical importance. Chapters 1, 2, and 3 provided the foundation for the Exadata Storage Grid, and in this chapter, we’ll cover some of the common administration tasks as they relate to Exadata storage.
9-1. Building ASM Disk Groups on Exadata
You need to create one or more Oracle ASM disk groups on Exadata for Oracle database storage. In your non-Exadata environments, you typically work with your storage administrator to ...