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FAQ: Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Host and Target Discovery (Doc ID 1365289.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 20, 2020

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database
Enterprise Manager for Fusion Middleware

This note applies to the discovery of any target type and is not restricted to the plug-ins listed above.


Purpose

Target discovery in Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 13c and 12c are radically different from previous EM versions.  This article is a compilation of commonly asked questions about the discovery and target setup mechanisms in EM Cloud Control.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Purpose
Questions and Answers
 Host Discovery:
 Does EM 13c/12c use NMAP for host discovery?
 If you have sensitive networks or multiple VLANs how do customers use this discovery method or should default back to deploying agents initially?
 Target Discovery:
 Is it possible to automate the promotion of discovered targets from unmonitored to monitored status?

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