Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud-Control13c is the quintessential tool for maintaining and monitoring IT systems. From the bottom to the top, this product can monitor servers, applications, databases (not just Oracle), and manage jobs possible managed today by job scheduler packages.
This book was written as an example of customers implementing this product and decision points outlining why certain decisions were made. What you will find in this book are steps for performing tasks Enterprise Manager was built to perform. Such tasks result in streamlining of business operations allowing users to do more with current resources or less. Those operations include automated patching, job submission, notification methods. Low level database monitoring, performance management is critical to businesses being able to deliver a needed service. This is a small representation of the many many other tasks teams of administration perform today. Having worked with many company technology teams, there are as many areas with the same processes and conversely, many companies where their processing needs couldn’t be more different. The good news is this book will show you how they can be combined resulting is better integration even between well functioning teams.
One of the strengths of Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud-Control13c is its ability to manage non-Oracle products. In an effort to cut costs, many companies have implemented open-source software. End result for these changes is more disparate systems and a need to support them with existing staff. Having a platform capable of working across multiple platforms is the only solution. Many challenges are unique to specific business operations, many are the same. At the end of the day decisions made are unique and for that reason. What’s been in spoken to is the what and the why decisions were made.
We have presented the fundamentals like pre-planning and product installation. Those steps will be consistent. The “How and Why” are presented to provide guidelines and suggestions that shorten your installation.