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Sam Alapati

Sam R. Alapati is an experienced Oracle database administrator who holds the Oracle Certified Professional designation and the Hewlett-Packard UNIX System Administrator certification. He currently manages Oracle databases at the Boy Scouts of America's national headquarters in Los Colinas, Texas. Alapati has been dealing with databases for a long time, including the Ingres RDBMS in the mid-1980s. He is also well-versed in the Microsoft SQL Server, Sybase, and IBM DB2 database management systems.

Sam Alapati's Books

Expert Oracle Database 11g Administration

Expert Oracle Database 11g Administration

  • Publication Date: November 12, 2008
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-1015-3

Sam Alapati's Expert Oracle Database 11g Administration is a comprehensive handbook for Oracle database administrators (DBAs) using the 11g release of the Oracle Database. Learn More …

Expert Oracle9i Database Administration

Expert Oracle9i Database Administration

  • Publication Date: April 13, 2003
  • ISBN13: 978-1-59059-022-5

Currently there is no one book that includes the necessary UNIX administration, Windows NT management, and SQL backgrounds and the necessary database administration principles in one book. Author Sam R. Alapati's book fills that gap well, by providing all the necessary material in a single comprehensive volume. Learn More …

Expert Oracle Database 10g Administration

Expert Oracle Database 10g Administration

  • Publication Date: September 13, 2005
  • ISBN13: 978-1-59059-451-3

Fully revised and updated for Oracle 10g, this book covers all of the new 10g management and performance tools and provides essential primers on Unix, Linux, and Windows NT administration, and core SQL and PL/SQL programming techniques. It provides everything you need, as an aspring Oracle DBA, to build and administer complex Oracle 10g databases. Learn More …

RMAN Recipes for Oracle Database 11g

RMAN Recipes for Oracle Database 11g

  • Publication Date: August 29, 2007
  • ISBN13: 978-1-59059-851-1

Oracle experts Darl Kuhn, Sam Alapati, and Arup Nanda have come together in this book to show you the power of Recovery Manager, or RMAN, which is Oracle's backup and recovery tool of choice. Learn More …

Oracle Database 11g

Oracle Database 11g

  • Publication Date: November 14, 2007
  • ISBN13: 978-1-59059-910-5

Years of database administration experience from authors Sam Alapati and Charles Kim are combined with sound, step-by-step testing and a heart-felt emphasis on what matters in the real-world to help you get the most out of Oracle Database 11g. Learn More …

Oracle Database 11g Performance Tuning Recipes

Oracle Database 11g Performance Tuning Recipes

  • Publication Date: August 27, 2011
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3662-7

Oracle Database 11g Performance Tuning Recipes delivers proven solutions to Oracle Database administrators grappling with vexing performance problems. Learn More …

Expert Indexing in Oracle Database 11g

Expert Indexing in Oracle Database 11g

  • Publication Date: January 9, 2012
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3735-8

Expert Indexing in Oracle Database 11g is a practical guide to indices and their uses, helping you master the most fundamental performance optimization structure in Oracle Database. Learn More …

RMAN Recipes for Oracle Database 12c

RMAN Recipes for Oracle Database 12c

  • Publication Date: July 23, 2013
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-4836-1

RMAN Recipes for Oracle Database 12c is an example-driven approach to the Oracle database administrator's #1 job responsibility: Be able to recover the database. Learn More …

Oracle Database 12c Performance Tuning Recipes

Oracle Database 12c Performance Tuning Recipes

  • Publication Date: December 10, 2013
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-6187-2

Oracle Database 12c Performance Tuning Recipes delivers proven solutions to Oracle Database administrators grappling with vexing performance problems. Learn More …