.. ok so the book is good. I wanted it because I needed to pass the OCA Oracle Solaris 11 exam our OPN contract. However a couple of points you will find useful.
1) Oracle website is wrong. The exam topics are not complete.
2) The book doesn't cover the required exam topics, based on the exam topics from the website, not the books fault.
You will also need to look into AI (automated installer), and some extensive use of zfs for backups. You will also want to delve a bit further into networking, IPMP being one subject area.
Out of the 81 questions I was asked, 19 were not covered by the book or Oracles website(or even the course they describe in the GLP)… Read more