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Getting Started - 11gR2 Grid Infrastructure,SI(Single Instance), ASM and DB (IBM: Linux on System z) (Doc ID 1306465.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 06, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Linux on IBM Z


The goal of this Getting Started document is to provide you with the latest information  to assist in  installing and implementing 11.2.0.x on the IBM: Linux on System z (s390x) platform.   This document is compiled and provided based on Oracle's experience with its zLinux and RAC customer base. 

This Document contains links to 11.2 software, on-line documentation and other IBM: Linux on System z articles.  Oracle recommends that you review carefully the on-line documentation.

You will also find valuable information in the IBM Redpaper "Installing Oracle 11gR2 RAC on Linux on System z"


This procedure is meant for those planning to install Oracle Grid Infrastructure, Oracle Restart (SIHA), ASM and Oracle Server (or above)  on the 64-bit IBM: Linux on System z (s390x) platform.


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In this Document
 Pre-install - Minimum OS Requirements
 RPM Validation
 11.2 Software:
 Observations noted during Installation of Grid Infrastructure
 Monitoring of 11gR2 Database via Grid Control

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