How to create a Foglight Oracle Agent Using the Simple Mode? Ideal in creating single agents at a time.
This video is applicable to Foglight 5.6.11, 5.7.1, and 5.7.5
Connection Details proposes two methods for configuring the Oracle database for monitoring. Loading a TNS file copied from the database system or manually configuring the parameters. Note the suggestion use of these options.
For the manual option Specify the connection details to be used for connecting to the database. The required parameters are Host, TNS Listener Port and either the Service Name or SID. The TNS option Host connection parameters are loaded in the background gathered from the tnsnames.ora file.
In Specify Login Credentials section, enter in the Username and Password to be used for monitoring the Oracle instance.
Under the Configuration section there is the option of adjusting the alarm level.
Also under the Configuration section, there is the option to allow the system to generate the dashboard displayname. Usually it combines the Host name parameter with the service name or sid. Uncheck to change the display name.
In the Monitoring Extension section for complete OS metrics check the box for Operation systems. Click Specify OS credentials. enter the OS credentials. Authenticate the connect type and Specify the user and password of the host on which the Oracle instance is running. Click apply
Once all configurations and desired options are set. Click Monitor and validation takes place.