EM 12c: Installation of a Simple Enterprise Manager 12.1.0.3 Cloud Control System on Enterprise Linux 5.5 Using the EM Repository Database Templates (Doc ID 1567338.1)

Last updated on MAY 23, 2016

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.3.0 to 12.1.0.3.0 [Release 12.1]
Linux x86-64

Goal

 
This note is intended as a successful use case demonstration for comparison purposes by those trying to install Enterprise Manager 12.1.0.3 Cloud Control in the simplest form with complete operating system prerequisite checks on Enterprise Linux 5.5 with a 11.2.0.3 repository database configured with one of the downloadable EM repository templates. This configuration is optional, but represents the simplest installation option.

The sequence involves these major steps:

1) Installation of the repository database, software only
(if necessary)
Oracle® Database Installation Guide
11g Release 2 (11.2) for Linux
E24321-07
Chapter 4 Installing Oracle Database
URL:
http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E11882_01/install.112/e24321/inst_task.htm#BABBBHJH

2) Configuration of the repository instance with an Oracle-provided database template
Oracle® Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Basic Installation Guide
12c Release 3 (12.1.0.3)
Part Number E22624-22
Appendix D Creating a Database Instance with Preconfigured Repository Using Database Templates
URL:
http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E24628_01/install.121/e22624/appdx_seed_db_template.htm#CACIJIDC

3) Prerequisite check on the Enterprise Manager host using the runInstaller utility
Oracle® Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Advanced Installation and Configuration Guide
12c Release 3 (12.1.0.3)
Part Number E24089-23
Chapter 2 Understanding the Basics
Section titled: Understanding Prerequisite Checks/How Can You Run Prerequisite Checks in Standalone Mode?
URL:
http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E24628_01/install.121/e24089/getstrtd_things_to_know.htm#BACGDHIC

4) Installation of a simple Enterprise Manager 12.1.0.3 Cloud Control system
Oracle® Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Basic Installation Guide
12c Release 3 (12.1.0.3)
Part Number E22624-22
Chapter 6 Installing Enterprise Manager System
Section titled: Installation Procedure/Installing with Simple Configuration
URL:
http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E24628_01/install.121/e22624/install_em_exist_db.htm#CHDHJIFD


See this document for a complete description of the limitations of the Simple EM installation capabilities:

Oracle® Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Basic Installation Guide
12c Release 3 (12.1.0.3)
Part Number E22624-22
Chapter 6 Installing Enterprise Manager System
Section titled: Introduction/Overview of the Installation Types/Table 6-1 Differences Between Simple and Advanced Installation
URL:
http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E24628_01/install.121/e22624/install_em_exist_db.htm#BDCICEHI



See also this document for detailed background information on the Cloud Control architecture:

Oracle® Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Introduction
12c Release 3 (12.1.0.3)
Part Number E25353-13


The procedure described here may include supplementary, alternative or different information (from the published documentation) where it has been found helpful for the completion of the successful installation on the specific platform and with the other specific conditions being used.


This procedure with step-by-step screen shot graphics can be found here.

Solution

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