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What might cause higher CPU usage on Foglight for Databases component servers or monitored hosts? (233273)

The most common cause for resource issues on servers in a Foglight environment is due to insufficient sizing or not meeting the minimum requirements of the product. Please refer to the following KB articles for more information on. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Enterprise Edition, Foglight
Last Updated On: 9/29/2017
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General: How I can determine if Foglight is running on Linux? (232442)

Please run. ps -ef | grep -i Foglight. on your Linux server.

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Enterprise Edition, Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/30/2017
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Rules: How to include or exclude servers at the Rule Level (232494)

See KB 138568 for example of servers exclusion at the rule level.

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Enterprise Edition, Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/30/2017
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General: How to see what type of connection are the Windows agents using (WinRM or WMI)? (232403)

When trying to validate the type of connection being established by the Windows agents, the log file 001 for the agent can be reviewed for the keywords: Established a PoolableWMINative; Established a WinRMConnection. Agent ...

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/28/2017
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How to know which MultihostProcessMonitoring is monitoring a host when having many MHPM agents? (232413)

The MultiHostProcessAgent name can be known by doing a search of the hostname in the MonitoringPolicies_yyyy-mm-dd_nnnnnn. xml file. This file is included in the root of the Foglight Management Server (FMS) Support Bundle zip file. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Enterprise Edition, Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/28/2017
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Databases: How to change a database agent password globally (232398)

From Foglight web console, navigate to the Databases dashboard. Select all of the database agents of a single type (for example SQL Server) to change. Click Settings | Administration; select Connection Details; Connection ...

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/25/2017
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General: Can Foglight execute a program or script when certain conditions are met? (232390)

Yes, by using Rules. Foglight comes with several Rules out of the box, and some of them have an associated EmailAction action. Those can be customized to also execute a CommandAction action, which passes a specified ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Enterprise Edition, Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/25/2017
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General: What is the URL of the Foglight web console? (232392)

The URL of the Foglight web console is <IP_ADDRESS>:8080

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Enterprise Edition, Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/25/2017
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ALARMS: How can the alarms associated with a Foglight service be filtered to include a combination of alarms and severities? (232226)

KB 189372 discusses using the "Groovy Script" field of the Alarm Filter to select the rules and severities of the alarms associated with a service.

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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Databases: How can a user change a database agent collection frequency or timeout? (232211)

Changing a database agent collection frequency and timeout. On the Database Dashboard, place a check mark next to the Oracle agent or agents to be modified. Click Settings | Administration. Select the Collections menu item. Highlight the Collection name. ...

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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Databases: What are the supported platforms for the SQL PI repository? (232185)

The supported Windows platforms for as a SQL PI or Oracle PI repository are: Windows 2008; Windows 2008 R2; Windows 2012; Windows 2012 R2. The supported Linux platforms for as a SQL PI or Oracle PI repository are: CentOS ...

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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Databases: How to install a single DB2 agent? (232192)

To install a DB2 agent: On the Foglight navigation panel, click Homes | Databases. Click Monitor | DB2 in the upper left corner of the Databases View. The Monitor Instance dialog box appears. Follow the online prompts to configure ...

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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General: Why don't some cartridge data collections update in real time? (232214)

Foglight collects data by running scripts (ie shell, sql, wmi) on a regular basis. Some these frequencies may be determined by the collection frequencies that are set in the agent properties. For example, the Backup Config, Backup ...

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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Support: What is Support's policy on installations and upgrades? (232198)

Here at Technical Support it is Quest's policy not to be on call for assistance with Upgrades or Installations as we deal with break/fix issues at time of the problem. However, we will provide you with as much information as we can to help you to be successful on your upgrade. ...

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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Databases: How to install a single SQL Server or Oracle database agent? (232190)

To install a single SQL Server or Oracle agent: On the Foglight navigation panel, click Homes | Databases; Click Monitor | < DB Type> in the upper left corner of the Databases View. The Monitor Instance dialog box appears. ...

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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Databases: What are the supported monitored databases for Foglight monitoring? (232186)

Please consult the Deployment Guide for the Foglight database cartridge available for download from here for the current list of supported monitored databases.

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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FMS: What are the supported platforms for the Foglight Management Server? (232182)

Please refer to the System Requirements and Platform Support Guide available for download from here for the list of supported platforms for the Foglight Management Server (FMS).

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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Databases: Is High Availability supported for Sybase agents? (232195)

High Availability (HA) is not supported for Sybase agents.

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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Databases: Can custom queries be run on a DB2, SQL Server, or Oracle database from Foglight? (232216)

The Foglight cartridges for DB2, Oracle, and SQL Server has a user defined query (user defined collection) component that allows users to provide custom SQL statements to retrieve data. With this solution you would be able ...

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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Databases: What are the Performance Investigator (PI) retention periods? (232187)

PI manages data using an internal time pyramid; the roll-up process runs every 15 minutes. Time Resolution Retention Period. 1 minute 6 hours. 15 minutes 3 days. 1 hour 2 weeks. 6 hours 30 days. 1 day 90 days. 1 week 2 years.

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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FMS: How is a cartridge installed in Foglight? (232189)

Foglight cartridges run on the Foglight Management Server (FMS), which is the operation framework. Therefore, Foglight Management Server must be installed before installing a cartridge. To install the Foglight cartridge: Copy ...

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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Log Monitoring: How to use Regex for a rolling log file? Example: FglAM_2012-03-26_160041_001.log FglAM_2012-03-26_160041_002.log Where the _002.log is the latest log being written. (232194)

See KB 90881 for example regex usage.

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Enterprise Edition, Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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Databases: What are the permissions required to monitor databases? (232188)

Permissions required for database monitoring depend on the database that is being used. Please refer to the Foglight for Databases deployment guide available for download from here for most recent list of permissions required.

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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General: What are the collection sampling frequencies available in Foglight? (232213)

The available sampling frequencies are as follows: Real-Time - When a user is currently focusing on a screen, the sampling frequency for all of the collections associated with this screen switches to Real-Time. Online - When ...

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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Databases: What are the main components used to monitor databases with Foglight? (232179)

There are three main components: Foglight Management Server and Foglight Database Repository — Responsible for managing, alerting and viewing the collected data. Both components can be set to run on the same machine or reside on separate machines. ...

Product(s): Foglight
Last Updated On: 8/22/2017
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