Siebel Tasks Test

This test reports the current and completed tasks on every object manager on a Siebel server.

Target of the test : A Siebel Application Server

Agent deploying the test : An internal agent

Outputs of the test : One set of results for each object manager on the Siebel server monitored.

Configurable parameters for the test
Parameter Description

Test period

How often should the test be executed.

Host

The host for which the test is to be configured.

Port

The port number at which the specified host listens to. By default, this is 1199.

InstallDirectory

Provide the full path to the install directory of the Siebel server.

GatewayServer

Provide the IP address/host name of the Gateway server.

EnterpriseServer

This refers to the name that was specified for the Enterprise server during a Siebel installation. An Enterprise server is a logical entity. It collectively represents the Siebel application servers and gateway server.

UserName

This test executes a command on the Siebel server to extract the statistics of interest; this command requires administrator privileges to execute. Therefore, enter the name of the Siebel administrator.

Password

Specify the administrator password.

Confirm Password

Confirm the Siebel Agent Password by retyping it here.

Detailed Diagnosis

To make diagnosis more efficient and accurate, the eG Enterprise suite embeds an optional detailed diagnostic capability. With this capability, the eG agents can be configured to run detailed, more elaborate tests as and when specific problems are detected. To enable the detailed diagnosis capability of this test for a particular server, choose the On option. To disable the capability, click on the Off option.

The option to selectively enable/disable the detailed diagnosis capability will be available only if the following conditions are fulfilled:

  • The eG manager license should allow the detailed diagnosis capability
  • Both the normal and abnormal frequencies configured for the detailed diagnosis measures should not be 0.
Measurements made by the test
Measurement Description Measurement Unit Interpretation

Running tasks

Indicates the number of tasks currently running on this Object Manager.

Number

The detailed diagnosis of this measure, if enabled, provides the details of tasks current running. Such details include the task ID, the object manager that is running the task, the mode in which the task is running, and the data\time at which the task began running. Using this information, you can quickly identify long-running tasks, and investigate the reason behind the same.

 

Completed tasks

Indicates the number of tasks that ran to completion and exited normally on this Object Manager.

Number