Tag Archives: grid control

Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Release 2…

Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Release 2 was released a couple of days ago for all the major platforms. That in itself is not news any more, but the fact we are going to trial it at work as a replacement for our 11g Grid Control installation is. It’s in my low priority task list, [...]




Sometimes Grid Control Drives Me Nuts…

I’m a big fan of Enterprise Manager Grid Control. The performance page and all the drill-downs from there are awesome. Having said that, there are loads of things where it is such a pain in the ass. Some incidents spring to mind: Someone asked me to check what sessions a particular user had against the [...]




Oracle Database on Oracle Linux 6.1…

I mentioned the day before Open World I put a Virtual RAC on Oracle Linux 6.1 article live. Although the procedure was complete, some of the screen shots were from an old article as I didn’t have time to redo them before my flight. I’ve just run through the procedure again and taken new screen [...]




Grid Control 11g Installation… Success…

Well a new day and a fresh pair of eyes and it all went well. I was out this afternoon so I started the final bit of the installation running and it had completed successfully when I got home. I’m not totally sure what was causing the previous problems. I had been taking snapshots of [...]




Grid Control 11g Installation Failure…

I’ve spent the last couple of days failing to install OEM Grid Control 11g on OEL 5.5 x86-64 with a 11gR2 database for the repository. The installation process is horrid. You have to manually install and patch the database and middleware software before starting the GC installation. So you end up with a whopping 7.1G [...]




Data Guard Setup using Oracle Grid Control

Just a point-and-click guide to Data Guard setup using Grid Control. Oracle Database 11g Release 2 Data Guard Setup using Oracle Grid Control Cheers Tim…