Why I Use Oracle Restart? And Why You Should Too?

My first introduction with the Oracle Restart was an accidental one. I installed database 11gr2 with Oracle ASM and when I restarted the host, the database and all related services started up. Normally, this will not happen, as in order to startup the database and dependent services automatically, we had to setup shell scripts.

Oracle Grid 11gR2 – IPMI-based Failure Isolation

In 11gr2 Oracle Grid Infrastructure, Oracle has introduced a new mechanism to remove an unresponsive node from the RAC cluster. This mechanism is a Failure isolation process whereby the unresponsive node is sent instructions via an external mechanism, Intelligent Management Platform Interface device (IPMI), by the CRS daemon to reboot the problematic node. This method […]