System and Storage Administrators: Manage Infrastructure with Cloud Control
Although databases are, naturally, the primary target of Cloud Control functionality, the product provides a deep wealth of tools for managing both system and storage resources. In this chapter we will take a closer look at these features. Enterprise Manager comes with a comprehensive set of metrics and management tools that support the key back-end components on which databases rely: systems and storage.
Before continuing, we need to clarify the term “systems.” When we refer to systems within this chapter, we are specifically addressing hosts; generally hosts ...