Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Advanced Configuration Workshop

3 days


Oracle Enterprise Manager (EM) Cloud Control 12c: Advanced Configuration Workshop teaches you to maximize availability and scalability with deployment of EM. Learn techniques for disaster recovery, security and command line operations.

Learn To:

  • Expand the EM platform to multiple OMSs
  • Recover in case of one OMS failure
  • Understand load balancing within the EM framework
  • Configure access to My Oracle Support
  • Use command line interfaces and configure EM for monitoring
  • Configure EM with a RAC database repository

Benefits To You:

Discover how Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c can help your organization streamline IT management processes and guide you in your transformation to the cloud. You will see how your organization can realize a 10-20% productivity increase due to labor cost savings resulting from cloud lifecycle management features. You will also see how Enterprise Manager 12c can provide up to ten times faster provisioning of applications in enterprise private clouds.

Configuration Concepts

This course will also introduce you to configuration concepts. You'll have an opportunity to solidify them as you navigate through a series of hands-on labs to build a higher available system.


  • Project Manager
  • Database Administrators
  • J2EE Developer
  • Security Administrators
  • Web Administrator


This Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Administration course explores the fundamentals of using Enterprise Manager Cloud Control.

The course material is suitable for versions of Oracle Enterprise Manager up to and including Users of Enterprise Manager Grid Control can still gain from attending the course but must appreciate that there are interface and functional differences.

Skills Gained

  • Deploy management agents in various forms
  • Setup a load balancer within the EM framework
  • Understand techniques for disaster recovery of EM in an HA environment
  • Implement security of EM framework
  • Maximize the use of My Oracle Support
  • Become familiar with silent and command line EM operations
  • Deploy EM with a 2-node RAC repository for High Availability and Scalability
  • Configure Oracle Management Services (OMS) and expand to multiple OMSs


Required Prerequisites:

  • Familiarity with: Enterprise Manager base install, basic EM components control commands, command line environments (UNIX, Linux preferred)
  • Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c: Install & Upgrade
  • Suggested Prerequisites:
  • Familiarity with command line environments (Linux, Unix)
  • Familiarity with basic database administrative commands
  • Familiarity with general RAC database layout

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Cloud Control
  • Cloud Control Overview
  • Cloud Control Features
  • Using Cloud Control
  • Cloud Control Architecture
  • Oracle Management Repository (OMR)
  • Oracle Management Service (OMS)
  • Oracle Management Agent (OMA)
  • Plug-ins
  • Agent Installation
  • Host Discovery
  • Target Discovery
  • Cloud Control Sizing
  • HA Cloud Control
  • Security
  • Administrators
  • Roles
  • Privileges
  • Target Credentials
  • Monitoring and Collection Credentials
  • Named Credentials
  • Preferred Credentials
  • Target Authentication
  • Privilege Delegation
  • Managing Cloud Control
  • The Cloud Control Framework Directory Structure
  • Cloud Control Framework Management
  • Starting and Stopping the Cloud Control Framework
  • Stopping the Cloud Control Framework
  • Cloud Control Framework Backup and Recovery
  • Blocked Agents
  • Blackouts
  • Monitoring Targets
  • Metrics Overview
  • Corrective Actions
  • Monitoring Templates
  • Metric Extensions (ME)
  • Managing Hosts
  • Using Groups
  • Types of Groups
  • Managing Groups
  • Privilege Propagation
  • Dynamic Groups
  • Administration Groups
  • Template Collections
  • Systems and Services
  • Using Systems
  • Using Services
  • Service Tests
  • Beacons
  • Performance Metrics
  • Usage Metrics
  • Service Levels
  • Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
  • Cloud Control Job System
  • OMR Internal Jobs
  • User Jobs
  • Job Activity
  • Job Library
  • Incident Management
  • Events
  • Incidents
  • Problems
  • Rules
  • Rule Sets
  • Using Notifications
  • Lifecycle Management
  • Lifecycle Overview
  • Provisioning and Patching
  • Infrastructure Requirements
  • Software Library
  • Setting up My Oracle Support Credentials
  • Setting up Online Mode
  • Setting up Offline Mode
  • Creating User Accounts
  • Configuring Self-Update
  • Downloading Patches in Offline Mode
  • Applying Patches
  • Patch Plans
  • Patch Templates
  • Bare Metal Provisioning
  • Deployment Procedures
  • Database Provisioning Profile
  • WebLogic Domain Provisioning Profile
  • Configuration Management
  • Configuration Information
  • Inventory and Usage
  • Target Configuration
  • Configuration History
  • Comparisons
  • Comparison Templates
  • Searching Configurations
  • Compliance
  • Compliance Library
  • Compliance Frameworks and Standards
  • Compliance Standard Rules
  • Real-time Monitoring Facets
  • Managing Compliance
  • Assessing Compliance
  • Managing Compliance with EMCLI
  • Reporting
  • Information Publisher Overview
  • Information Publisher
  • Creating Reports
  • Repository Views
  • Creating Reports Example
  • Business Intelligence (BI) Publisher Overview
  • Installing BI Publisher
  • Integrating BI Publisher
  • Configuring BI Publisher Security
  • Using BI Publisher
  • Managing Reports with EMCLI

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite3 2100 2100 2019-07-23
Birmingham4 2000 £2000 2019-10-14