Wednesday, April 11, 2012

1 Oracle VM: Jump Start with Oracle

Hands on Oracle in 20 Minutes… ( Of Course, does not including the time you spend on downloading … )

1.  Download and Install Oracle Virtual box

2. Download the pre build Oracle VM image:  Oracle_Developer_Days.ova from

Here are the installation document with screenshot from oracle: 

3. Import the VM base on the instruction from above link


4. Star up the VM:  User name and Password both are oracle


5. start the Enterprise manager

emctl start dbconsole

The EM can be access from

What I like to do next is to access EM from my host OS ( Win7 ) and use Oracle Developer 3.2 access from Win7.

In order to achieve, I have set the Virtual Box network card as Host Only adapter. This way I can access the Oracle via


6. Connect from Oracle SQL Developer

  • User Name: system
  • Password: oracle
  • SID: orcl



  1. That is a good tip especially to those new to the blogs here but very accurate information. It was so nice blog and useful to Informatics learners.
    Oracle Fusion HCM Technical Training



SQL Panda Copyright © 2011 - |- Template created by O Pregador - |- Powered by Blogger Templates