Discovering Databases Manually


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Applies to: Oracle, Oracle RAC

You can manually run discovery if you add a database and want it discovered immediately. By default, after the Metallic agent is installed, database instances are automatically discovered and autodiscovery then runs every 24 hours.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Databases.

    The Instances page appears.

  2. In the upper-right area of the page, click the action button , and then select Discover instances.

    The Discover instances page appears.

  3. From the Database engine list, select the type of database.

  4. From the Server name list, select the server to run discovery on.

  5. Click Discover.