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How to prepare the Oracle ASM disks

Last updated on May 15th, 2019 at 05:29 pmOracle ASM Disks The first task in building the ASM infrastructure is to discover and associate (adding) Oracle ASM disks under ASM management. This step is best done with the coordination of Storage and Systems administrators. The Storage administrator will identify a set of disks and create the appropriate LUNs from the storage array and finally present … Continue reading How to prepare the Oracle ASM disks »

Oracle ASM (Automatic Storage Management ) Introduction and How it works

Last updated on May 15th, 2019 at 05:24 pmOracle ASM Introduction ASM (Automatic Storage Manager) is a new feature which was released with 10g . ASM provides filesystem and volume manager capabilities built into the Oracle database kernel. With this capability, ASM simplifies storage management tasks, such as creating/laying out databases and disk space management Key benefits 1)  I/O is spread evenly across all available … Continue reading Oracle ASM (Automatic Storage Management ) Introduction and How it works »