Oracle Database Instance

Complete the following fields:

Option Description

Connection type

Select how the product connects to Oracle Database:

  • Oracle Database instance – select if you want to connect to a database by instance name.
  • Oracle Wallet – select if you want to use Oracle Wallet – password-protected container used to store authentication and signing credentials, including private keys, certificates, and trusted certificates needed by SSL.

Instance name

Provide connection details in the following format: host:port/service_name. Make sure audit settings are configured for your Oracle Database instance.

Wallet alias

Provide the alias you set while creating wallet. For example, "MyOracle".

NOTE: Alias name in Netwrix Auditor should exactly match the alias in the tnsnames.ora file. See Configure Oracle Instant Client for HTTP Proxy Connections for more information.

Specify the account for collecting data

NOTE: For Oracle Database instance connection type only.

Select the account that will be used to collect data for this item. If you want to use a specific account (other than the one you specified during monitoring plan creation), select Custom account and enter credentials. The credentials are case sensitive.

NOTE: A custom account must be granted the same permissions and access rights as the default account used for data collection. See Data Collecting Account for more information.