Start thinking of EMaaS

As Oracle Enterprise Manager supports the complete lifecycle of automated systems (Development, Test, Production), it might be interesting to think of enclosing EM for the complete IT Department and therefor start thinking of providing EM as a Service (EMaaS).

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Using Metric Extensions in EM12c

Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c introduces a new concept called “Metric Extensions”, that replaces the concept of User Defined Metrics.

User Defined Metrics are still supported in EM12c, but Oracle encourages you to migrate to Metric Extensions, as User Defined Metrics will not be supported in the next major release of Enterprise Manager.

Using Metric Extensions in EM12c

Installing Patch Set Update using EM12c

The integration between EM12c and My Oracle Support provides us with a constant inside on available and relevant patches. Based on this integration we can access all patch information in MOS instantly from Enterprise Manager and create a Patch Plan, Analyse included Patches and start the actual deployment to multiple Targets.

In this paper we will see that the installation of a Patch Set Update using EM12c is as easy as 1,2,3

Installing Patch Set Update using EM12c