R12.x Install/Patch/Maintain Oracle E-Business Suite

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R12.x Install/Patch/Maintain Oracle E-Business Suite

Description: This course will be applicable for customers who have implemented Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12 or Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1. This course explains how to go about installing and maintaining an Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12.x system. Both Standard and Express installation types are covered in detail. Maintenance topics include a detailed examination of the standard tools and utilities, and an in-depth look at patching an Oracle E-Business Suite system. After this course, students will be able to make informed decisions about how to install an Oracle E-Business Suite system that meets their specific requirements, and how to maintain the system afterwards. The extensive hands-on practices include performing an installation on a Linux system, navigating the file system to locate key files, running the standard maintenance tools and utilities, applying patches, and carrying out cloning operations.

Learn To:

  • Install Oracle E-Business Suite
  • Identify key files and their purposes
  • Navigate the file system and database
  • Run maintenance tools and utilities
  • Apply patches
  • Clone Oracle E-Business Suite

Duration: 5 Days

Audience:

  • Database Administrators
  • Functional Implementer
  • Database Designers
  • Project Manager
  • Support Engineer
  • Technical Consultant

Required Prerequisites:

  • Working knowledge of PeopleSoft Architecture
  • Understanding of basic navigation and PeopleSoft concepts

Suggested Prerequisites:

  • Introduction to PeopleSoft for FMS and SCM
  • Intro to PS for FMS and SCM Rel 9.1

Course Objectives:

  • Gain an overview of Oracle E-Business Suite
  • Install Oracle E-Business Suite
  • Describe Oracle E-Business Suite architecture
  • Identify key files and their purposes
  • Navigate the Oracle E-Business Suite file system
  • Identify key features of the Oracle E-Business Suite database
  • List advanced configuration options
  • Run Oracle E-Business Suite maintenance utilities
  • Apply patches to an Oracle E-Business Suite system
  • Clone Oracle E-Business Suite

Topics:

Oracle E-Business Suite Overview

  • Oracle E-Business Suite Home Page
  • Oracle E-Business Suite Architecture
  • Oracle E-Business Suite Technology Stack
  • Installation Tools
  • Oracle E-Business Suite Products

Preparing For Your Installation

  • Overview of Rapid Install
  • Supported Platforms and Environments
  • Prerequisites and Preparatory Tasks
  • Starting Rapid Install
  • Obtaining Help

Performing an Installation

  • Installation Types and Options
  • Standard Installation
  • Express Installation
  • Finishing Your Installation
  • Required Post-Installation Steps
  • Conditional Post-Installation Steps
  • Administration and Maintenance Tasks

Oracle E-Business Suite Components

  • Oracle E-Business Suite Technology Stack
  • Desktop Tier
  • Application Tier
  • Database Tier
  • Oracle E-Business Suite Technology Layer
  • Oracle Applications DBA
  • Oracle Application Object Library
  • Oracle E-Business Suite Utilities

Environment Files, Control Scripts, and Languages

  • Oracle E-Business Suite Environment Files
  • Application Tier Service Control Scripts
  • Character Sets
  • Globalization Features
  • Language Support

Oracle E-Business Suite File System

  • File System Overview
  • INST_TOP Directory Structure
  • Database Tier File System
  • Application Tier File System
  • APPL_TOP Directory Structure
  • Product Directories
  • Technology Stack Directory
  • Database Directories

Oracle E-Business Suite Database

  • Database Overview
  • Oracle E-Business Suite Database Objects and Schemas
  • Implementing Multiple Organizations
  • Reporting Currencies
  • Monitoring Features
  • Performance Features
  • Scalability Features
  • Database Tier Server Control Scripts

Advanced Configuration Options

  • Shared Application Tier File System
  • Load Balancing
  • Network Features

Using the AD Utilities

  • Overview
  • Setting the Environment
  • The AD Utilities
  • Command Line Arguments and Flags
  • AD Utilities Features and Prompts
  • Parallel Processing Options and Distributed AD
  • Log and Restart Files
  • Maintenance Mode

AD Administration: Generate Applications Files Tasks

  • Preliminary Tasks
  • Prompts and Log Files
  • Generate Applications Files Menu
  • Generate Message Files
  • Generate Form Files
  • Generate Report Files
  • Generate Product JAR Files

AD Administration: Maintain Applications Files Tasks

  • Maintain Applications Files Menu
  • Relink Applications Programs
  • Copy Files to Destinations
  • Convert Character Set
  • Maintain Snapshot Information
  • Checking for Missing Files
  • Performing File System Tasks

AD Administration: Maintain Database Entities Tasks

  • Maintain Database Entities Menu
  • Validate APPS Schema
  • Recreate Grants and Synonyms
  • Maintain Multi-lingual Tables
  • Check DUAL Table

AD Administration: Compile/Reload Database Entities Tasks

  • Compile/Reload Database Entities Menu
  • Compile APPS Schema
  • Compile Menu Information
  • Compiling Flexfield Data in AOL Tables
  • Reloading JAR Files into Database

AD Administration: Non-Interactive Operation and Maintenance Mode

  • Creating AD Administration Defaults File
  • Running AD Administration in Non-Interactive Mode
  • Using Maintenance Mode

Special Utilities

  • AD Controller Overview
  • Worker Status Flow
  • Restarting an AD Utility
  • Shutting Down Managers
  • AD Relink Overview
  • Running AD Relink

AutoConfig

  • AutoConfig Overview
  • Context Files
  • AutoConfig Tasks
  • Running AutoConfig
  • AutoConfig Log Files
  • Rolling Back an AutoConfig Session
  • Running AutoConfig in Test Mode
  • Other AutoConfig Features

License Manager

  • Introduction
  • Accessing License Manager
  • Registering Oracle E-Business Suite
  • Registering Component Applications
  • Registering Individual Products
  • Registering Country-Specific Functionalities
  • Registering Languages
  • License Manager Reports

Reporting Utilities

  • AD Configuration
  • AD File Identification
  • AD Job Timing Report

Configuration Utilities

  • AD Splicer Overview
  • AD Splicer Control Files
  • Editing newprods.txt File
  • Post-Splice Steps
  • File Character Set Converter

Patching and the AutoPatch Process

  • Patch Terminology and Components
  • Downloading Patches
  • AutoPatch Features
  • Patch Wizard
  • Running AutoPatch
  • OAM Timing Reports
  • Other Patching Topics
  • Applied Patches Information

Cloning Oracle E-Business Suite

  • Principles and Terminology
  • Cloning Scenarios
  • Prerequisite Steps
  • Cloning Steps
  • Finishing Tasks
  • Refresh a Target System
  • Clone a Multi-Node System
  • Add a Node to an Existing System

 

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