Register a database instance for monitoring with DPA
Options for registering database instances include:
- Register multiple instances with the mass registration feature
- Register individual instances with a wizard
- Automate registration with the API
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:
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Automate registration with the API
You can register database instances using scripts that call the DPA API.