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Grid Control Agent 10G and 11g Performance: Steps to Tune the Agent When Monitoring Large Number of Targets (Doc ID 464851.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2021

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
*** Checked for relevance on 15-Aug-2011 ***


Grid Control Management Agent monitoring large number of targets (Database / Application Servers/ WLS, etc) could experience performance issues due to the sheer number of metric collections and functions that need to be performed for target monitoring.

Some of the symptoms seen are:

For 12c Agent, refer to <Note 1349887.1>: Steps to Tune the Cloud Control 12c Agent Performance When Monitoring a Large Number of Targets


Grid Control Administrators who want to tune the Agent when it is monitoring a large number of targets.


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In this Document
 1. Environment Variables
 2. Tuning Agent Parameters
 3. Adjusting Metric Collection Frequencies
 4. Agent Patches

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