The Oracle Automatic Storage Management Administrator's Guide describes how to administer Oracle Automatic Storage Management (Oracle ASM) for Oracle Database.
This Preface contains the following topics:
The audience for this book includes system administrators, database administrators, and storage administrators. The Oracle Automatic Storage Management Administrator's Guide is intended for database and storage administrators who perform the following tasks:
Administer and manage Oracle ASM
Configure and administer Oracle ASM
To use this document, you should be familiar with basic Oracle Database concepts and administrative procedures. Also, you might want to review the documentation for Oracle Clusterware and Oracle Real Application Clusters (Oracle RAC). See "Related Documents".
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For more information, refer to the following Oracle resources:
Platform-specific guides, including Oracle Database, Oracle Grid Infrastructure, and Oracle Real Application Clusters installation guides
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