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Managing IaaS and DBaaS Clouds with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c

By : Ved Antani
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Managing IaaS and DBaaS Clouds with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c

By: Ved Antani

Overview of this book

Cloud computing has transformed the way that we write and deploy enterprise software. Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c has been designed to work with the cloud platform and reduce downtime, while improving performance and productivity. You can quickly set up, manage, and support enterprise clouds. This practical, example-oriented guide untangles many of the complexities involved in setting up a complete cloud computing platform. This book explores several methods of setting up IaaS and DBaaS using Oracle's Enterprise Manager. Step-by-step, this guide will quickly familiarize you with the most important aspects of setting up a cloud platform. This book delves deep into the complexities surrounding cloud computing and comprehensively explores the approach that you need to take to build an effective infrastructure. You will start with a step-by-step approach to building an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), and take an in-depth view of building a Database as a Service (DBaaS) model of cloud computing. Following on from this, you will learn how the chargeback mechanism works and how it can be configured for your needs. Next, you will also learn how to use a programmable interface to manage your cloud via APIs and web services. This guide will walk you through the various components of Oracle Enterprise Manager and will teach you how to use them efficiently. This book will also explain how you can use cloud APIs to program your cloud.
Table of Contents (12 chapters)

Synchronizing storage servers

When you click on the Submit button to register a storage server, a background job is run to synchronize the newly registered storage server. When any of the parameters are changed on the storage server, such as when a new logical unit number (LUN) is mapped, you will need to run this job manually to synchronize those changed parameters. If you are manually running this job, make sure you are not running it during a peak usage time and try to schedule the job when there are few or no SnapClone jobs running. To manually schedule synchronization, perform the following steps:

  1. Navigate to the Storage Registration page and click on Synchronize.

  2. Click on OK on the confirmation page. This will launch the background job. You can monitor the status of the job by checking the synchronization status of the agent on the Storage Registration page:

  3. By default, the synchronization is scheduled to run every 3 hours. If you need to change it, you can click on the Edit button on...