Overview Page

The Oracle Database Cloud Service Overview page displays overview information for an Oracle Database Cloud Service database deployment.

The following tables describe the elements and options available in the various areas of the Overview page:

What You See in the Banner Area

The following table describes the elements and options available in the banner area at the top of the page.

Element Description

navigation menu

Navigation menu providing access to My Services and other Oracle Cloud services in the identity domain.

Username menu

User menu providing access to help, accessibility options, console version information and sign-out.

Dashboard button

Click to go to the My Services Dashboard page.

Users button

Click to go to the My Services Users page.

Notifications button

Click to go to the My Services Notifications page.

Expander icon (next to the “Oracle Database Cloud Service” link)

Click to see details about the database deployment: description, identity domain, subscription type, user who created the deployment, and when the deployment was created.

Oracle Database Cloud Service link

Click to return to the Instances Page.

Menu icon (next to the deployment’s name)

Deployment menu that provides the following options:

  • Open DBaaS Monitor Console — Open the Oracle Cloud Database Monitor for the deployment.

  • Open Application Express Console — Open the Oracle Application Express home page for the deployment.

  • Open EM Console — Open the database console for the deployment, either Enterprise Manager Database Express 12c or Enterprise Manager 11g Database Control.

  • Start — Start a stopped deployment. See Stopping, Starting and Restarting a Database Deployment.

  • Stop — Stop a deployment. See Stopping, Starting and Restarting a Database Deployment.

  • Restart — Restart a deployment. See Stopping, Starting and Restarting a Database Deployment.

  • Switchover — Start a switchover operation. (Available only for deployments with a Data Guard configuration.)

  • Failover — Start a manual failover operation. (Available only for deployments with a Data Guard configuration.)

  • Reinstate — Start an operation to reinstate a failed primary as the standby. (Available only for deployments with a Data Guard configuration.)

  • Scale Up/Down — Scale the compute shape or storage of the deployment. For information, see Scaling a Database Deployment. (Not available on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure)

  • Add Storage — Add storage to the deployment. For information, see Scaling Up the Storage for a Database Deployment. (Available only on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure)

  • Access Rules — Go to the Access Rules Page to manage the access rules that control network access to the deployment. (Not available on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure)

  • SSH Access — Add an SSH public key to the deployment. See Adding an SSH Public Key.

  • Replace Database using Backup — Replace the database on the deployment using an existing backup stored by Database Backup Cloud Service. See Creating a Database Deployment Using a Cloud Backup.

  • View Activity — Go to the Activity Page to view activities performed on this deployment.

Note:

To ensure security by default, the ports required to access these consoles are initially blocked. To use any of these consoles, you must first enable network access to the console’s port or create an SSH tunnel to the console’s port. See Accessing Database Cloud Service

Start icon

Click to start a stopped deployment.

Stop icon

Click to stop a running deployment.

Restart icon

Click to restart a running deployment.

Displaying Monitoring Info icon

Click to poll the status of the deployment’s compute nodes and display the results on this page.

What You See in the Tiles Area

The following table describes the elements and options available in the tiles area at the side of the page.

Element Description

Overview tile

The current tile, highlighted to indicate that you are viewing the Overview page.

Administration tile

Click to access these pages for the deployment:

What You See in the Page Content Area

The following table describes the elements and options available in the main content area of the page.

Element Description

Refresh page icon

Click to refresh the page.

Service Overview section

Displays a summary box followed by information about the deployment.

The summary box shows high-level information about the the deployment: compute nodes, OCPUs, memory, and local storage.

Following the summary box is a listing of information about the deployment, including Oracle Database version, Software edition, backup destination, overall status, and so on. Click the Show more... link to see even more information about the deployment.

Resources section

Contains an entry for each compute node of the deployment. Each entry displays information about the compute node and provides a menu to perform actions on the compute node.

Refresh Configuration icon

(Available only for deployments with a Data Guard configuration.)

Click to poll the status of the Data Guard configuration on the deployment’s compute nodes and refresh the information on this page.

Menu icon (for each compute node)

Compute node menu that provides the following options:

Data Guard Metrics

(Available only for deployments with a Data Guard configuration.)

Displays metrics about the Data Guard configuration.