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3 Monitoring Oracle Database Cloud Service

Oracle Database Cloud Service (Database Cloud Service) performance and usage can be monitored by observing service metrics and utilization. This section describes the available performance and usage metrics and reports. To learn more about functionality common to all Oracle Cloud Services, see "Operating and Monitoring Cloud Services" in Getting Started with Oracle Cloud.

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Monitoring Service Utilization

This section describes the Database Cloud Service performance and usage metrics and how to view utilization reports.

To learn more about viewing service details, see "Viewing Service Details".

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Understanding Service Utilization Metrics

The Utilization report shows how much usage the Database Cloud Service has experienced over a period of time. The report provides usage metrics for the following time periods:

  • Latest Usage. Last set of metrics collected.

  • History. Usage metrics per day for the last 7 days.

Metrics provided for each time period include:

  • Transfer (MB). The amount of data, in megabytes, transferred to and from this service over the specified period of time.

  • Usage (MB). The amount of database storage used, in megabytes, over the specified period of time.

Viewing the Oracle Database Cloud Service Utilization Report

Use the Utilization page to view a report of Database Cloud Service usage over a specified period of time.

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To learn more, see "Monitoring Service Usage" in Getting Started with Oracle Cloud.

Monitoring Service Notifications

Use the Service Notifications page to monitor the health of your overall system and your individual services.

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To learn more, see "Monitoring Service Notifications" in Getting Started with Oracle Cloud.

Monitoring Status History

Use the Status History page to monitor the percentage of time your service was running in a daily, weekly, or monthly view.

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To learn more, see "Monitoring Status History" in Getting Started with Oracle Cloud.

Monitoring Application Express Application Activity

You can monitor developer activity and changes to Application Express applications within your service by accessing the Monitor Activity page in the Application Express Builder. The Monitor Activity page features links to over thirty reports that track page views, developer activity, active sessions, login attempts, environment, application errors, and workspace schemas.

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To access the Monitor Activity page:

  1. Launch the Database Cloud Service. See "Launching a Database Cloud Service".

  2. From the Application Express Builder, click Administration.

    The Administration home page displays.

  3. Click Monitor Activity.

    The Monitor Activity page appears.

To learn more, see "Monitoring Activity Within a Workspace" in Oracle Application Express Administration Guide.