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Daily Watchlist for Database Administrators

By Chris Ruel, Michael Wessler

Part of Oracle 12c For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Database Administrators (DBAs) frequently check the health of the database in an organization. DBAs sometimes refer to these daily tasks as “keeping the lights on.” As a DBA, you’ll want to keep a close eye on the following areas:

  • Space

  • System logs

  • Audit records

  • Sessions

  • Backups

  • Batch jobs

  • Enterprise Manager