Data Description

The ORA_DB02_SPOV event is used in SAP to provide an overview of the space in your Oracle database. It uses a collector job to periodically retrieve data from the cluster table MONI.

Potential Use Cases

This event could be used in the following scenarios:

  • Alert if your database is running our of storage.

  • Trend storage use over time.

  • Identify opportunities to reduce tablespace size.

  • Understand the overall storage environment of the Oracle database.

Splunk Event

The event will look like this in Splunk:

SAP Navigation

Log into the managed system and execute the dbacockpit transaction code. Then expand the Space menu option on the left side of the screen, and then double-click the Space Overview option. The data displayed will match the data that is extracted and sent to Splunk.