EM 12c: Host Memory Utilization (%) metric Exceeds 96% on Solaris Hosts as Shown in Enterprise manager 12c Cloud Control

(Doc ID 1900439.1)

Last updated on JULY 08, 2016

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 11.1.0.1.7 to 12.1.0.4.0 [Release 11.1 to 12.1]
Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.5.0 to 12.1.0.5.0 [Release 12.1]
SunOS
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86 (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

The Memory Utilization (%) metric for a Solaris host monitored by the Enterprise Manager 11.1.0.1 Grid Control agent always shows more than 96%.

The metric collection result is the same as the following command output

 ./nmupm_mem.sh

The utilization is the same as per the top command output as well.

 

Cause

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