Oracle OEM Training Course Content

  • Understanding what today’s Data Center looks like
  • Explaining Enterprise Manager Grid Control
  • Explaining how to use Enterprise Manager Grid Control in business driven IT management
  • Discussing key features of Enterprise Manager Grid Control
  • Describing Enterprise Manager Grid Control’s capabilities to manage the complete enterprise application stack
  • Discussing Management Plug-ins and Connectors available for Enterprise Manager Grid Control
Grid Control Installation
  • Installing WebLogic Server and Grid Control
  • Understanding the installation process for the various components that make up Grid Control
  • Discussing the ports used for a standard Grid Control installation
  • Explaining the directory structure for Grid Control
Setting Up Enterprise Manager Grid Control
  • Configuring Grid Control to set up additional administrators
  • Identifying the types of privileges used in Grid Control
  • Using roles to assign privileges to groups of administrators
  • Setting up preferred credentials to simplify access to managed targets
Managing and Monitoring Grid Control
  • Monitoring the availability of Grid Control components
  • Monitoring the performance of the Management Server, Repository, and Agent
  • Identifying log and trace files for all Grid Control components
  • Starting and stopping Grid Control components
  • Discussing backup and recovery of Grid Control components
Managing Hosts
  • Performing administrative tasks on Linux hosts
  • Executing the Host command
  • Using log file alerts
  • Using net service administration
  • Using the remote file editor
  • Viewing storage details
Managing Groups
  • Defining groups
  • Describing the usage of groups
  • Creating groups
  • Using dashboards to monitor groups
  • Applying monitoring templates to groups
  • Using notification rules on groups
Managing Systems and Services
  • Defining systems and services
  • Creating a service based on a system
  • Defining and monitoring the availability of a service
  • Discussing the use of beacons
  • Defining and monitoring service levels
  • Explaining Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
Monitoring Targets
  • Identifying out-of-box monitoring features
  • Changing metric settings
  • Creating and applying monitoring templates
  • Using notifications
  • Defining corrective actions
  • Creating notification rules
  • Creating User-Defined Metrics (UDMs)
  • Using blackouts
Job Systems
  • Defining jobs
  • Using pre-defined jobs
  • Creating user defined jobs
  • Creating multitask jobs
  • Viewing job activity
  • Using job operations
  • Purging jobs
  • Enabling job notifications
Information Publisher
  • Viewing and customizing Oracle-provided reports
  • Creating custom reports
  • Creating custom reports by using the management repository and its base views to generate a report
  • Scheduling reports
  • Sharing reports with the entire business community
Provisioning and Patching Automation
  • Discussing software lifecycle management
  • Defining provisioning and patching
  • Discussing provisioning concepts
  • Defining the software library
  • Configuring the software library
  • Defining deployment procedures
  • Defining bare metal provisioning
Configuration Management
  • Explaining the need for configuration management
  • Describing configuration management
  • Viewing configurations of managed targets
  • Comparing configurations of managed targets
  • Viewing configuration summary for managed targets
  • Defining the Client System Analyzer
  • Defining collection tag associations
Managing Compliance
  • Defining compliance management
  • Viewing compliance management pages in Grid Control
  • Evaluating compliance levels
  • Setting up compliance evaluations
  • Customizing policies
  • Discussing types of policy groups
  • Defining compliance scores
Extending Grid Control
  • Identifying the available management plug-ins
  • Discussing the benefits of managing third-party components with Grid Control
  • Deploying management plug-ins
  • Explaining management connectors in Grid Control