What are the key differentiators between the Oracle Cartridge and Foglight for Oracle?
What is the difference between the "Cartridge for X" and "Foglight for X"?
The "Cartridge for Oracle" download is a .car file and a copy of the release notes, and consists of only the Oracle cartridge for Foglight which is installed into the Foglight Management Server.
The "Foglight for Oracle" download refer to the self contained installer that includes the FMS (Foglight Management Server) and Oracle cartridge for Foglight bundled together.
Customers without Foglight monitoring can download the "Foglight for Oracle" or "Foglight for SQL Server" installation packages to install both the Foglight and database monitoring.
Customers already using Foglight for infrastructure monitoring can add database monitoring by downloading the "Cartridge for Oracle" or "Cartridge for SQL Server" and installing either cartridge in their Foglight Management Server.
Foglight for Oracle leverages Quest's Foglight technology. Despite being displayed by a single, cohesive interface, this cartridge is part of a comprehensive solution, which comprises the following components
A license of Foglight for Oracle entitles you to the Foglight Management Server, the Foglight Agent Manager, the Foglight for Oracle Cartridge (which includes the Auto Discovery cartridge as well), as well as one license of operating system monitoring and one license of service level management.