Re: Oracle Cloud Control for Enterprise Monitoring

From: Dave Herring <>
Date: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 13:44:16 -0500
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Kellyn listed a number of great resources of which I've used I think all of them. Are you looking just for help on various items or some sort of starting point and perhaps "best" practices (or at least what some of us have done and how it's worked)? If you want I could share a quick rundown on how we've defined various items, in case that'd help.


On Thu, Mar 29, 2018 at 1:36 PM, Kellyn Pot'Vin-Gorman <> wrote:

> I would recommend my blog <>posts on EM, as well as Courtney
> Llamas <> and Pete Sharman's
> <>.
> Brian Pardy <> and Ray
> Smith <> has done some awesome stuff, too.
> If you want to look into the command line interface
> <>,
> Ray Smith, Seth Miller and I took that one on a while back, too. I know
> I'm missing some other awesome blogs, but this should keep you busy for
> awhile... :)
> Kellyn
> [image: Kellyn Pot'Vin on]
> *Kellyn Pot'Vin-Gorman*
> DBAKevlar Blog <>
> President Rocky Mtn. Oracle User Group <>
> President Denver SQL Server User Group <>
> On Thu, Mar 29, 2018 at 12:24 PM, Freeman, Donald G. CTR <
>> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> Our customer is undergoing a major reorg and consolidation. We went from
>> failed project with 100's of job losses, back to shoestring operation, to
>> a
>> new five year contract. As other projects come up for rebid they are
>> being
>> folded into the new contract. We are expanding to operations in three
>> different hosting sites and building a coop at the 4th. Sometime this
>> year
>> they will gut the center third of our building and turn it into an
>> operations center. Right now we're in a cube farm.
>> With no Grid or Cloud Control experts we managed to stand up working
>> instances in three domains. I was challenged this morning to move all our
>> legacy monitoring jobs and scripts into The scripts all running in
>> Solaris
>> cron monitor various jobs and interfaces. We have both Unix and Oracle
>> DBA
>> reports being run this way
>> I'd rather just skip the whole trial and error period and move on to world
>> class monitoring. I know I can define custom metrics in EM and fold some
>> of
>> this stuff in. Before this goes out of control and gets trashed I'd
>> like
>> some tips on things to definitely do and definitely don't do. If there
>> is
>> a good book. Blog, or article on this I'd love to hear about it. I'm
>> envisioning large screen displays on the walls being driven by EM. Any
>> suggestions?


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