Contents

List of Tables

Title and Copyright Information

Preface

What's New in Oracle Net Services?

Part I Understanding Oracle Net Services

1 Introducing Oracle Net Services

2 Identifying and Accessing the Database

3 Managing Network Address Information

4 Understanding the Communication Layers

5 Understanding Oracle Net Architecture

Part II Configuration and Administration of Oracle Net Services

6 Quick Start to Oracle Net Services

7 Managing Oracle Net Services

8 Configuring Naming Methods

9 Configuring and Administering Oracle Net Listener

10 Configuring Oracle Connection Manager

11 Configuring Dispatchers

12 Configuring Profiles

13 Enabling Advanced Features of Oracle Net Services

14 Optimizing Performance

Part III Testing and Troubleshooting Oracle Net Services

15 Testing Connections

16 Troubleshooting Oracle Net Services

Glossary

Index