IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for Application Diagnostics, Version 7.1.0.1

Data sources workspace

The data sources workspace displays statistical data for the data sources your applications reference when accessing databases.

This workspace displays data provided by the Datasources attributes.

The predefined workspace contains the following items:


Access the Data sources workspace

To access this workspace:

Within the Navigator...


Selected Data source - History workspace

The Selected Datasource - History workspace displays the historical information that corresponds to the information in the Datasource workspace for a selected data source. Historical information is collected over a specific time span. See the online help for Tivoli Enterprise Portal for a detailed explanation of historical reporting.


Access the Selected Data source - History workspace

To access this workspace from the Datasource workspace, use one of the following procedures:


Selected Data source - Datasource Trend workspace

The Datasources Trend workspace displays information about datasource connections. This workspace displays data provided by the Datasources attributes.

This predefined workspace contains the following items:


Access the Selected Data source - Datasource Trend workspace

Right-click the Datasources workspace, select Workspace and then Datasource Trend workspace

Additional information:


Access the Managing Server Visualization Engine from the Datasources workspace

In the Tivoli Enterprise Portal, access the Datasources workspace. You can use the Diagnostic Server Activity Display link to access the Managing Server Visualization Engine. For information about access requirements see Prerequisites for access.

  1. In the Datasources - Current Interval window, right click the choose link icon then click Diagnostic Server Activity Display.

  2. If this is your first time to access the Managing server Visualization Engine during a session, you see a Welcome to the Application Monitor page.

  3. Depending on the user setup configuration in your environment you may or may not have to type your Managing Server Visualization Engine User Name and Password. If you do, you only need to log in using your User Name and Password once per session. Click OK to display the Server Activity Display page in the Managing Server Visualization engine. You can use this page to diagnose application problems, for example, slow transactions or high response times.

  4. In a z/OS environment, right click the link icon on a row where the ASID column displays Summary.

    1. Click Selected Datasource- Servant Regions.

    2. In the Selected Datasource - Servant Regions table, right click the link icon on a row.

    3. Click Diagnostic Server Activity Display.

  5. For more information about the options available in a z/OS environment, refer to Region workspaces in a z/OS environment and Access a Region workspace.

  6. The results in this page relate directly to the context from where you launched the link in the Tivoli Enterprise Portal. For more information about using the Server Activity Display page, and additional features refer to the Composite Application Manager help within the Managing Server Visualization Engine Interface.

  7. To return to the previous workspace in the Tivoli Enterprise Portal interface at any time choose from the following options:

Additional information:


Parent topic:

Workspaces for ITCAM Agent for WebSphere Applications