PacktLib: Middleware Management with Oracle Enterprise Manager Grid Control 10g R5

Middleware Management with Oracle Enterprise Manager Grid Control 10g R5

Credits

Foreword

About the Authors

About the Reviewers

Preface

Enterprise Manager Grid Control

Key features of Enterprise Manager Grid Control

Enterprise Manager product family

Products managed by Enterprise Manager

Enterprise Manager Architecture

Summary

Installing Enterprise Manager Grid Control

Installation procedure

Starting and stopping Grid Control

Starting and stopping OMS

Starting and stopping the repository database

Summary

Enterprise Manager Key Concepts and Subsystems

Target

Monitoring

Configuration management

Job

Notification system

Provisioning

Service Level Management

Information publishing

Summary

Managing Oracle WebLogic Server

Introducing WebLogic Server

Monitoring WebLogic Server

Performance monitoring

Jobs and corrective action

Configuration management

Service level management

Role based access control

Summary

Managing Oracle Application Server

Discovery and Target Model

Tasks for Oracle Applications Server Administrator

Summary

Managing Forms and Reports Services and Applications

Architecture of Oracle Forms and Reports Services

Monitoring of Oracle Forms and Reports Services

Discovery of Oracle Forms and Reports Server

Monitoring Forms applications

Configure your Windows client

Configure SSL certificate

Creating a Forms System

Forms and Reports provisioning

Summary

SOA Management — BPEL Management

Introducing BPEL Process Manager

Discovery of BPEL Process Manager

Monitoring BPEL PM and BPEL processes

Configuration management

Lifecycle Management for BPEL PM

Best practices for BPEL PM management and monitoring

Summary

SOA Management — OSB (aka ALSB) Management

Introducing Oracle Service Bus (OSB)

Discovery of Oracle Service Bus

Monitoring OSB and OSB services

Configuration management for Oracle Service Bus

Lifecycle management for Oracle Service Bus

OSB best practices

Summary

Managing Identity Manager Suite

Oracle Identity Management targets

Discovery of Oracle Identity and Access Management Suite

Discovery of Identity Server

Monitoring Identity and Access Management Suite

Service level management

Configuration management

Summary

Managing Coherence Cluster

Coherence overview

Discovery of the Coherence cluster

Monitoring of Coherence cluster

Comparing and propagating changes

Provisioning the Coherence cluster

Summary

Managing Non-Oracle Middleware

Non-Oracle middleware support

Managing open source middleware

Managing JBoss Application Server

Managing IBM middleware

Best practices for managing non-Oracle Java middleware

Managing Microsoft Middleware

Service Level Monitoring for third-party targets

Summary

Java and Composite Applications Monitoring and Diagnostics

Composite Application Monitor and Modeler

Application Diagnostics for Java (AD4J)

Summary

Building Your Monitoring Plug-in

Introducing Sun Java Web Server

How plug-ins work

Exercise — monitor Sun Java Web Server

Overview of artefacts used for monitoring of Sun Java Web Server

Packaging and deploying a plug-in

Advance features for plug-ins

Summary

Best Practices for Managing Middleware Components Using Enterprise Manager

Provisioning

Routine monitoring

Configuration management

Configuration compliance

Lifecycle management

Information publishing

Summary