Oracle Enterprise Manager Configuration Guide
Release 9.0.1

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The Oracle Enterprise Manager Configuration Guide explains how to configure Oracle® Enterprise Manager Release 9.0.1.

Oracle Enterprise Manager is a system management tool which provides an integrated solution for managing your heterogeneous environment. The product combines a graphical console, agents, common services, and tools to provide an integrated, comprehensive systems management platform for managing Oracle products.

After you have completed the configuration procedures, refer to the Oracle Enterprise Manager online help or the Oracle Enterprise Manager Administrator's Guide for information on how to use Oracle Enterprise Manager.

For program updates and important notes on using Oracle Enterprise Manager, refer to the Oracle Enterprise Manager Readme.

Intended Audience

This guide is written for DBAs and system administrators who want to configure Oracle Enterprise Manager. You should already be familiar with Oracle and the administrative tasks you want to perform.

For general information about the Oracle9i and how it works, refer to Oracle9i Database Concepts. For information about database administration procedures, refer to the Oracle9i documentation set. The Oracle9i documentation set contains specific and thorough descriptions of the database administration tasks you can perform with Oracle Enterprise Manager tools. In addition, the Oracle9i documentation set provides recommendations on how to administer your database optimally.

You should also be familiar with the operation of your specific Microsoft Windows or Unix system. Refer to the documentation for your Windows or Unix system, if necessary.


This manual contains the following chapters and appendices:

Chapter  Description 

Chapter 1, "Introduction" 

This chapter provides an overview of the Oracle Enterprise Manager configuration. The introduction contains topics on Oracle Enterprise Manager architecture, deployment strategies, certification, and system and hardware requirements. 

Chapter 2, "Standalone" 

This chapter will describe configuration requirements for running the Console standalone. 

Chapter 3, "Configuring and Controlling the Management Server" 

This chapter contains additional configuration tasks that you must perform on the middle tier Management Server machine(s) if you have chosen to deploy the entire Enterprise Manager framework (for example, Console, Management Server, and Intelligent Agents).  

Chapter 4, "Configuring the Console when Connected to a Management Server" 

This chapter will describe how to configure the Enterprise Manager Console when it is connected to a middle tier Management Server.  

Chapter 5, "Running Enterprise Manager from a Web Browser" 

This chapter contains information on the additional tasks you need to perform to run Enterprise Manager through a web browser.  

Chapter 6, "Tuning the Oracle Management Server" 

This chapter contains information about tuning the Oracle Management Server. 

Appendix A, "Directory Structure" 

This appendix describes the directory structure of Oracle Enterprise Manager Release 9i. 

Appendix B, "Activating Logging and Tracing" 

This appendix contains information about specifying parameters for logging and tracing for Enterprise Manager. 

Appendix C, "General Repository Guidelines" 

This appendix provides guidelines for determining storage requirements and disk space allocation for your Oracle Enterprise Manager repository. 

Appendix D, "Globalization Support" 

This appendix lists the languages into which Enterprise Manager has been translated. 

Appendix E, "Using Enterprise Manager on Windows 2000" 

This appendix contains the difference between using Enterprise Manager on Windows NT and Windows 2000. 

Appendix F, "Troubleshooting" 

This appendix contains information about possible troubleshooting issues. 

Appendix G, "Keyboard Navigation" 

This appendix contains non-standard keys. 

Documentation Set

The Oracle Enterprise Manager Release 9i documentation includes the following:

In addition to the Oracle Enterprise Manager documentation set, extensive on-line help is provided for components in Oracle Enterprise Manager.

To download free release notes or installation documentation, please visit the Oracle Documentation Center at

Printed documentation is available for sale in the Oracle Store at

Related Documents

Related publications are listed below:


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Examples in this guide follow these case conventions:

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