Hands-On Labs for Oracle Solaris

  • Use these hands-on labs to evaluate and become familiar with the operation of several Oracle Solaris technologies.
  • General

    • Build your own cloud environment with Oracle Solaris 11 RAD + REST (PDF)
    • In this lab, you will learn how to use RAD to build a simplest IaaS environment, the most common actions like query, request, boot and modify virtual machines are simulated in the lab. Oracle Solaris Zones is the default virtualization technology on Oracle Solaris, you will learn how to use JAVA client to list zones, show zones’ properties, and create zones, also you will learn how to control and modify zones by RESTful interface.
    • Oracle Solaris for IBM AIX Users
    • This lab explores the basics of the administration of Oracle Solaris 11 for administrators who are experienced with IBM AIX.
    • Oracle Solaris 11 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux Users
    • This Lab introduces the basics of administration of Oracle Solaris 11 for existing administrators who are experienced with Red Had Enterprise Linux.
    • Uncover JDK 8 Secrets Using DTrace on Oracle Solaris 11
    • This article will help to learn how to use the DTrace to find out how a Java Virtual Machine (JVM) implements its new features, including Streams Pipeline, Stream Parallelism, Lambda Lazy Evaluation, and Recursion Optimizing on Oracle Solaris 11.


    • Learn to use the Data Analytics Accelerator APIs to Boost Performance of Analytics Applications
    • This hands-on lab describes how to use the Data Analytics Accelerator (DAX) APIs to boost the performance of analytics applications.
    • This lab demonstrates how to leverage Oracle Solaris Unified Archives to accelerate the process of setting up an Oracle WebLogic Server Cluster.
    • This article describes how to set up a secure multitenant Oracle Database 12c environment with secure isolation and comprehensive data protection from the ground up using Oracle Solaris 11 security capabilities. It also provides information about how the Transparent Data Encryption feature of Oracle Advanced Security can leverage the Oracle Solaris Cryptographic Framework to deliver high-performance security on Oracle SuperCluster engineered systems and on Oracle servers based on Oracle's SPARC T4 or SPARC T5 processors

    Cloud Management

    Data Management


    • Install Oracle Solaris on Oracle VM VirtualBox
    • This lab is a prerequisite to the upcoming labs. It installs an Oracle Solaris 11 virtual machine for Oracle VM VirtualBox on your system. Instructions and prerequisites are provided for Windows, MacOS, Solaris, and Linux.



    Software Management