How to Diagnose High CPU Utilization of ORACLE.EXE in Windows Environment
Last updated on NOVEMBER 17, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This article provides specific details of how to get more information about the usage of CPU by the Oracle process on windows.
On windows Oracle processes are represented as "Threads" of the Oracle process so if one session is using a lot of CPU this is simply displayed as "Oracle using CPU". To identify the root cause you may need to drill down to the thread level using the information provided.
For general information on CPU usage diagnosis see:
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