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Per Oracle documentation, you’re able to upgrade from EM12c to EM13c, including the OMR, (Oracle Management Repository) to DB12c and

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Enterprise Manager does a LOT.  Sometimes it may do too much.  Customers on forums, on support or via email and

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This last week I presented at Great Lakes Oracle Conference, (GLOC16) and the discussion on monitoring of non-Oracle databases came

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Change is difficult for technical folks.  Our world is always moving at blinding speed, so if you start changing things

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With the addition of the Configuration Management from OpsCenter to Enterprise Manager 13c, there are some additional features to ease

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I fly out tomorrow for NoCOUG’s Spring Conference, which will be held on Friday, the 13th in San Jose, California.

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There are two ways to compare one database to another in the AWR Warehouse.  I covered the ADDM Comparison Report

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A lot of my ideas for blog posts come from questions emailed to me or asked via Twitter.  Today’s blog

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The OMS Patcher is a newer patching mechanism for the OMS specifically, (I know, the name kind of gave it

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Monitoring templates are an essential feature to a basic Enterprise Manager environment, ensuring consistent monitoring across groups and target types. 

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So Uwe Hesse caught my interest when he blogged about how to add your twitter handle to your time on

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Licensing can be a confusing topic for many, but additional stress can be felt for those that use tools that cover

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Someone pinged me earlier today and said, “Do I even really need to know about logs in Enterprise Manager?  I

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The change in EM13c, is that it support multiple proxies, but you may still not know how to set up a proxy

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I was surprised on April 20th when I awoke to find a 1.3G OS update on my Samsung Galaxy 6

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No, you didn’t get a review of my Samsung Tab S2….I didn’t have it long enough to review it!  Actually,

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How much do you know about the big push to BI Publisher reports from Information Publisher reporting in Enterprise Manager 13c?

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While at Collaborate 2016, a number of us were surprised that people still aren’t using Corrective Actions and in EM13c,

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