The primary administrative interface used in this guide is Oracle Enterprise Manager Database Express (EM Express), featuring all the self-management capabilities introduced in Oracle Database.
Oracle University offers on-line and in-person training on Oracle Database. See Oracle Database Training and Certification for more details.
In this lesson, you use the Oracle Universal Installer (OUI) to install the Oracle Database software and create a single instance Oracle Database.
You will also learn how you can use the Database Configuration Assistant (DBCA) to create additional databases.
There are two types of installation: container database and non-container database. Non-container database installations are deprecated, but continue to be available in this release. Installation of non-container databases is covered in the appendix of this learning path.
In this module, you learn to keep your Oracle Database software up-to-date.
For complete information on upgrading your Oracle Database, see the Database Upgrade Guide.