Documentation forDatabase Performance Analyzer

Register a database instance for monitoring with DPA

Options for registering database instances include:

For more information about the database instances you can monitor, see Database instances DPA can monitor.

If the database instance runs on a virtual machine (VM), you can monitor VM performance data by registering the VMware ESX/ESXi Host or vCenter Server that the VM runs on.

Register multiple instances with the mass registration feature

If you are monitoring a large number of database instances, use the DPA mass registration feature to quickly register multiple databases.

Register individual instances with a wizard

To register a single database instance for monitoring using a wizard, select the type you want to register:

Automate registration with the API

You can register database instances using scripts that call the DPA API.