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Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA

Installation and Configuration Guide

E50598-02



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Using This Documentation

1. Introduction

Browser User Interface (BUI)

Command Line Interface (CLI)

2. Powering On and Initially Configuring the Appliance

Before You Begin

Prerequisites

Connecting to Oracle ILOM

procedure iconsmall spaceLogging In to Oracle ILOM Using a Local Serial Connection

procedure iconsmall spaceLogging In to Oracle ILOM Remotely Using a Web Interface

procedure iconsmall spaceLogging In to Oracle ILOM Remotely Using a Command Line Interface

Powering On the Appliance

Configuring the Primary Network Interface

Initially Configuring the Appliance

Initial Configuration

Post-Installation Controller Software Update

3. Connecting the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA

Oracle Exadata

Oracle SuperCluster T4-4

Connecting the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA to the Oracle SuperCluster T4-4

Connecting the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Directly to the Oracle SuperCluster T4-4 InfiniBand Switches

Connecting the Oracle SuperCluster T4-4 External InfiniBand Leaf Switches

Oracle SuperCluster T5-8

Connecting the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA to the Oracle SuperCluster T5-8

Connecting the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Directly to the Oracle SuperCluster T5-8 InfiniBand Switches

Connecting the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA to Oracle SuperCluster T5-8 External InfiniBand Leaf Switches

Oracle SuperCluster M6-32

Connecting the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA to the Oracle SuperCluster M6-32

4. Configuring Oracle Exadata Backup

Automatic Configuration

Manual Configuration

General Configuration Guidelines

Configuring Networks, Pools, and Shares

Configuring Oracle RMAN and the Oracle Database Instance

Detailed Implementation Guidelines

Configuring the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Network

Configuring the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Storage Pool

Configuring the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Cluster

Configuring the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Share

Configuring the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA DTrace Analytics

Configuring the Client NFS Mount

Tuning the Linux Network and Kernel

Configuring Oracle Direct NFS (dNFS)

Tuning the Oracle Database Instance for Oracle RMAN Backup and Restore

Creating Dedicated Services for Oracle RMAN Operations

Configuring Oracle RMAN

5. Configuring Oracle SuperCluster Backup

Automatic Configuration

General Implementation Tasks

Detailed Implementation Tasks

Configuring the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA InfiniBand Datalinks

Configuring the Oracle SuperCluster InfiniBand Switches to Add the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA

Configuring Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Networking for Single IP Connection

Configuring Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Networking for an Active-Active Configuration

Configuring the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Storage Pool

Configuring the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Shares

Configuring the Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA DTrace Analytics

Configuring the Client NFS Mount

Tuning the Solaris 11 Network and Kernel

Configuring Oracle Direct NFS (dNFS)

Tuning the Oracle Database Instance for Oracle RMAN Backup and Restore

Creating Dedicated Services for Oracle RMAN Operations

Configuring Oracle RMAN

6. Configuration Details for Client NFS Mount and Oracle dNFS

General Implementation Steps

Detailed Implementation Steps

Setting Up the Directory Structure to Mount the Shares on the Host

Updating a File to Mount Exported Shares

Updating the /etc/fstab File for Oracle Exadata

Updating the /etc/vfstab File for Oracle SuperCluster

Automating Share Mounting and Unmounting

Creating an init.d Service for Oracle Exadata

Enabling the NFS Client Service for Oracle SuperCluster

Updating oranfstab to Access Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Exports

Updating oranfstab to Access Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Exports for Oracle Exadata

Updating oranfstab to Access Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA Exports for Oracle SuperCluster

Mounting the Shares on the Host

Mounting the Shares on Oracle Exadata

Mounting the Shares on Oracle SuperCluster

Setting the Ownership of the Mounted Shares

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