11 Introducing Oracle ACFS and Oracle ADVM
Oracle ASM Cluster File System (Oracle ACFS) and Oracle ASM Dynamic Volume Manager (Oracle ADVM) provide key components of storage management.
This chapter describes the components of Oracle Automatic Storage Management Cluster File System (Oracle ACFS) and Oracle ASM Dynamic Volume Manager (Oracle ADVM).
This chapter provides concepts and an overview of Oracle ACFS and Oracle ADVM features with the following topics:
"Managing Oracle ADVM Volumes in a Disk Group" for information about using SQL*Plus to administer volumes
"Features Enabled By Disk Group Compatibility Attribute Settings" for information about Oracle ACFS features and disk group attribute settings
Managing Oracle ASM With ASMCA for information about using Oracle ASM Configuration Assistant to administer Oracle ACFS
Using Views to Display Oracle ACFS Information for information about using views to obtain Oracle ACFS information
Managing Oracle ADVM with ASMCMD for information about volume management commands
Managing Oracle ACFS with Command-Line Tools for information about Oracle ACFS operating system utilities