Product Training Syllabus

PowerOn™ Administration

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What will I learn from this course?

This course is designed to teach administrators of PowerOn how to set up and maintain the PowerOn application. As a basis, it provides a review of the PowerOn architecture and covers all the key server processes, which administrators are expected to maintain and monitor. The course is designed to provide instruction for source code structure, image management, and fundamental core Smallworld administration tasks specific to PowerOn. In addition, the course provides instruction on patch management and upgrades. Finally, the course provides suggestions for tuning and maintaining the PowerOn oracle database.

Who Should Attend?

The course is designed for system administrators, who are familiar with managing software and databases.


There are no mandatory prerequisites for this course. Participants are expected to have a background in database administration. Working knowledge of PowerOn, Smallworld and Oracle is preferred but not required.

Course Duration

3 days

Course Objectives
The objective of this course is to make the participant proficient in managing the 24x7 PowerOn outage management system. At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

Administer all server processes

Understand the network model update and how to investigate build issues

Perform basic oracle tuning for the database

Know process to get help when problems arise

Know how to manage patch releases and version upgrades

Course Agenda

PowerOn Architecture Overview

PowerOn System/Server Processes

Source Code Structure and Patch Management

Image Management

Core Smallworld Administration Tasks for PowerOn

Managing the Replication Process

PowerOn Backup/Failover Options

Oracle database tuning

Managing core Smallworld and PowerOn TSB releases