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Database Installation Guide for Linux, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Optimal Flexible Architecture

D.1.1 Advantages of Multiple Oracle Homes and OFAWhen you install Oracle database, you are installing a large application that your computer can support. Using multiple Oracle homes and Optimal Flexible Architecture provides many advantages when administering large databases. The following advantages are important: Structured organization of directories and files, and consistent naming for database files simplify database administration. Distribution

Database Upgrade Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Introduction to the Upgrade Process for Oracle Database

Optimal Flexible Architecture (OFA) in Oracle DatabaseOracle recommends the Optimal Flexible Architecture (OFA) standard for Oracle Database … installations. The OFA standard is a set of configuration guidelines for efficient and reliable Oracle databases … , which results in more streamlined maintenance. OFA provides the following benefits: Organizes … using the OFA

Database Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Installation Guide

B.1.1 Advantages of Multiple Oracle Homes and OFAWhen you install Oracle database, you are installing one of the largest applications that your computer can support. Using multiple Oracle homes and Optimal Flexible Architecture provides many advantages when administering large databases. The following advantages are important: Structured organization of directories and files, and consistent naming for database files simplify database administration.

Real Application Clusters Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows x64 (64-Bit), 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Directory Structure for Oracle Real Application Clusters Environments

Table D-1 Directory Structure for a Sample OFA-Compliant EnvironmentInfrastructure for a cluster home (Grid home)   An OFA-compliant path for the Oracle Clusterware home. The

Real Application Clusters Installation Guide for Linux and UNIX, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Directory Structure for Oracle Real Application Clusters Environments

Table D-1 Directory Structure for A Sample OFA-Compliant Environment)   /u01/app/grid/11.2.0/ An OFA-compliant path for the Oracle Clusterware home. During the Oracle Grid

COM Automation Feature Developer's Guide for Microsoft Windows, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Glossary

Optimal Flexible Architecture (OFA)A set of file naming and placement guidelines for Oracle software and databases

Services for Microsoft Transaction Server Developer's Guide for Microsoft Windows, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Glossary

Optimal Flexible Architecture (OFA)A set of file naming and placement guidelines for Oracle software and databases.

Database Platform Guide for Microsoft Windows, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Glossary

OFASee Optimal Flexible Architecture.

Database Platform Guide for Microsoft Windows, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Oracle Database Windows/UNIX Differences

Multiple Oracle Homes and OFAThe goal of OFA is to place all Oracle Database software under one ORACLE_HOME directory and to … spread database files across different physical drives as databases increase in size. OFA is … operating systems. Windows and UNIX differ, however, in their OFA directory tree top-level names and in

Database Installation Guide for IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-Bit), 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Optimal Flexible Architecture

D.1.1 Advantages of Multiple Oracle Homes and OFAWhen you install Oracle database, you are installing a large application that your computer can support. Using multiple Oracle homes and Optimal Flexible Architecture provides many advantages when administering large databases. The following advantages are important: Structured organization of directories and files, and consistent naming for database files simplify database administration. Distribution

Database Installation Guide for HP-UX, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Optimal Flexible Architecture

D.1.1 Advantages of Multiple Oracle Homes and OFAWhen you install Oracle database, you are installing a large application that your computer can support. Using multiple Oracle homes and Optimal Flexible Architecture provides many advantages when administering large databases. The following advantages are important: Structured organization of directories and files, and consistent naming for database files simplify database administration. Distribution

Database Installation Guide for Oracle Solaris, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Optimal Flexible Architecture

D.1.1 Advantages of Multiple Oracle Homes and OFAWhen you install Oracle database, you are installing a large application that your computer can support. Using multiple Oracle homes and Optimal Flexible Architecture provides many advantages when administering large databases. The following advantages are important: Structured organization of directories and files, and consistent naming for database files simplify database administration. Distribution

Database Installation Guide for Linux, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Optimal Flexible Architecture

D Optimal Flexible ArchitectureThis appendix describes the Optimal Flexible Architecture (OFA) standard. This standard is a set of

Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Glossary

optimal flexible architecture (OFA)A set of file naming and configuration guidelines created to ensure reliable Oracle installations that require little maintenance.

Automatic Storage Management Administrator's Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Introduction to Oracle ACFS

About Oracle ACFS and Oracle Database HomesArchitecture (OFA) recommendations for Oracle base and home directories You can locate the Oracle Database

Database Administrator's Guide, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Using Oracle Managed Files

How Oracle Managed Files Are Namedfilenames of Oracle Managed Files comply with the Optimal Flexible Architecture (OFA) standard for file

Real Application Clusters Installation Guide for Linux and UNIX, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Directory Structure for Oracle Real Application Clusters Environments

D.2 Directory Structures for Oracle RACTable D-1 shows the hierarchical directory tree of a sample optimal flexible architecture (OFA)-compliant database for Oracle RAC:

Real Application Clusters Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows x64 (64-Bit), 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Directory Structure for Oracle Real Application Clusters Environments

D.2 Directory Structures for Oracle RACTable D-1 shows the hierarchical directory tree of a sample Optimal Flexible Architecture (OFA)-compliant database for Oracle RAC:

Database Installation Guide for Linux, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Oracle Database Preinstallation Tasks

2.16.1 Identifying an Existing Oracle Base Directory(OFA) guidelines. However, if you identify an existing Oracle Inventory directory or existing Oracle … complies with the OFA guidelines. Identifying an existing Oracle base directory After you locate the

Database Installation Guide for Linux, 11g Release 2 (11.2)

Oracle Database Preinstallation Tasks

2.15.3 Oracle Home Directoryspecify the path to this directory and a name that identifies it. In accordance with the OFA guidelines