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EM13c: Cookbook for Discovering Virtualized Exadata in the Cloud Control 13c (Doc ID 2371839.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 09, 2018

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Exadata - Version 13.1.1.0.0 to 13.2.2.0.0 [Release 13c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

This doc will discuss in detail how to discover Virtualized Exadata and troubleshoot the common issues during the discover process.

 If you have Bare Metal Exadata follow the following document for the discovery process.

EM13c: Cookbook for Discovering Exadata in EM Cloud Control 13c (Doc ID 2371835.1)

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 1) Required users and passwords
 2) Understanding Discovery process
 a) Static Discovery
 b) Dynamic Discovery
 3) EM Discovery Wizard
 a) Add Virtual Platform
 b) Add Exadata Database Machine
  4) Known Issues and Troubleshooting
 1) Compute nodes/Cell Nodes are missing during the discovery .
 2) Ethernet Switch shows wrong name:
 3) Wrong Name for the Compute Node or Cell targets.
 4) Test Connection Fails for Infiniband Switch during the initial screen.
 5) Test connection fails with the ILOM version.
 6) Metric Evaluation error for the IB Switch or Cell nodes.
 7) EM: Intermittent Metric Collection errors for Cell Targets em_error=SSH key file /home/<username>/.ssh/id_dsa is not found.
 6) Other Discovery related known problems.
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