Re: Database/System Monitoring Software

From: Terry Banicki <>
Date: Mon, 24 May 1999 09:37:47 -0500
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Platinum was bought out by CA. That was enough for me to eliminate them...
What is your goal for the tool? Reliability(up time), or performance tuning.

CD wrote:

> I am in the early stages of reviewing Unix/database monitoring
> software.I am considering BMC Patrol, Quest IWatch, Savant
> QSensor/QDiag, Platinum ProVision, Oracle Performance/Diag Pack.
> I am requesting infomation that would help me determine my selection.
> I have looked at BMC Patrol; it seems heavy on the configuration side.
> Also notstraight forward when creating different consoles, at
> different stages
> of development. When you create a console you start out with
> everything,then have to prune the unwanted areas. I was looking for an
> approach where you start with no monitors and add them as your
> experience level advances.
Received on Mon May 24 1999 - 16:37:47 CEST

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