Oracle Enterprise Manager Pros and Cons
Oracle Enterprise Manager Pros
The 13cR2 updates to the OEM family, strongly integrate Cloud (off-site, hybrid and on-premise) services providing a seamless way to see all of your resources regardless of where they are deployed.View full review »
This solution allows us to quickly drill down when there are issues.
We use it extensively for performance tuning testing, monitoring, and configuration.View full review »
SQL Tuning Advisor, ADDM, Top Activity, ASM Space Manager, Incident NotificationsView full review »
With ASH Analytics, ADDM, Real-Time SQL Monitoring, SQL Tuning Advisor, we can measure SLAs, detect performance hotspots, perform deep diagnostics into specific tiers, tune applications, and remediate.
It can also help with capacity planning, sizing, and maximizing overall performance in a large scale environment.View full review »
The most valuable feature is high availability.View full review »
I have found the singular GUI feature very helpful. Fewer DBA resources can be allocated with Toad licenses.
Oracle Enterprise Manager has eased the responsibilities among our DBAs. We can now assign individual tasks to separate DBAs.View full review »
Oracle Enterprise Manager Cons
Reporting and statistical charting is largely still left up the end-user to develop custom solutions.View full review »
The product is pretty comprehensive, but quite resource hungry. This might be due to the majority of the application seemingly being written in Java.
Better mobile access would be useful.View full review »
Patching. It's extremely difficult to determine what requires patching and the process to patch each component is slightly different.View full review »
RMAN tools need improvement.View full review »
They should improve the hover text context. This would provide assistance whenever a task is attempted by a DBA.View full review »