Oracle Database 11g: Administer a Data Warehouse

What you will learn
This course will help you understand the basic concepts of administering a data warehouse. You'll learn to use various
Oracle Database features to improve performance and manageability in a data warehouse.

Learn To:
Implement partitioning.
Use parallel operations to reduce response time.
Extract, transform and load data.
Create, use and refresh materialized views to improve data warehouse performance.
Use query rewrite to quickly answer business queries using materialized views.
Use SQL access advisor and PL/SQL procedures to tune materialized views for fast refresh and query rewrites.
Identify the benefits of partitioning, in addition to using parallel operations to reduce response time for data-intensive
operations.

Benefits To You
Expert instructors will also teach you how to extract, transform and load data into an Oracle database warehouse.
Discover how to use SQL Access Advisor to optimize the entire workload. Use materialized views to improve data
warehouse performance and learn how query rewrites can improve performance.

Audience
Application Developers
Data Warehouse Administrator
Data Warehouse Developer
Database Administrators
Support Engineer
Technical Consultant

Related Training
Required Prerequisites
Ability to read and understand execution plans
Good working knowledge of SQL and in data warehouse design and implementation
Data Warehouse design, implementation, and maintenance experience

Course Objectives
Use parallel operations to reduce response time for data-intensive operations
Extract, Transform, and Load data in the data warehouse
Create, use, and refresh materialized views to improve the data warehouse performance
Use Query rewrite to quickly answer business queries using materialized views
Use SQL Access Advisor and PL/SQL procedures to tune materialized views for fast refresh and query rewrite
Use the features of compression and resumable sessions
Review the basic Oracle data warehousing concepts

Course Outline

Introduction

Development Tools
Oracle SQL Developer
Enterprise Manager
Sample Schemas used

Data Warehouse Design: Overview

Characteristics of a Data Warehouse
Comparing OLTP and Data Warehouses
Data Warehouse Architectures
Data Warehouse Design
Data Warehouse objects
Data Warehouse Schemas

Data Warehouse Tuning Considerations

Optimizing Star Queries
Introducing Bitmap Join Indexes
Understanding Star Query Optimization and Bitmap Joined Index Optimization

Partitioning Basics

Partitioned Tables and Indexes
Partitioning Methods
Partitioning Types
Partition Pruning and Star queries

Parallelism Concepts

Operations That Can Be Parallelized
How Parallel Execution Works
Degree of Parallelism
Parallel execution plan
Automatice Parallelism

Parallel Operations in Data Warehouses

Parallel Query
Parallel DDL
Parallel DML
Tuning Parameters for Parallel Execution
Balancing the Workload

ETL: Extraction and Transportation

Extraction Methods
Capturing Data With Change Data Capture
Sources and Modes of Change Data Capture
Publish and Subscribe Model: The Publisher and the Subscriber
Synchronous and Asynchronous CDC
Asynchronous AutoLog Mode and Asynchronous HotLog Mode
Transportation in a Data Warehouse
Transportable Tablespaces

ETL: Loading

Loading Mechanisms
Applications of External Tables
Defining external tables with SQL*Loader
Populating external tables with Data Pump
Other Loading Methods

ETL: Transformation

Data transformation
Transformation Mechanisms
Transformation Using SQL
Table Functions
DML error logging

Materialized Views

The Need for Summary Management
Types of Materialized Views
Using Materialized Views for Summary Management
Materialized View Dictionary views

Refreshing Materialized Views

Refresh Options
Refresh Modes
Conditions That Effect Possibility of Fast Refresh
Materialized View Logs
Partition Change Tracking (PCT) Refresh
Refresh Performance Improvements

Working With Dimensions

What Are Dimensions
Creating Dimensions and Hierarchies
Dimensions and Privileges
Dimension Restrictions
Verifying Relationships in a Dimension
Dimension Invalidation

Query Rewrite

Query Rewrite: Overview
What Can be Rewritten
Conditions Required for Oracle to Rewrite a Query
Query Rewrite guidelines
Setting Initialization Parameters for Query Rewrite
Query Rewrite Methods
Partition Change Tracking (PCT) and Query Rewrite
Query Rewrite Enhancement to Support Queries Containing Inline Views

Using the SQL Access Advisor, Compression, and Resumable Sessions

SQL Access Advisor: Usage Model
Setting Initial Options
Specifying the Workload Source
Recommendation Options
Schedule and Review
PL/SQL Procedure Flow
Tuning Materialized Views for Fast Refresh and Query Rewrite
Table Compression and Resumable Sessions

Training Schedule

Oracle Database 11g: Administer a Data Warehouse
2019 - 2020
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