Oracle Licensed Feature Usage Report
Many features are included with Oracle database that must be licensed separate from the database licensed. A good example of this is Oracle Advanced Compression, a feature that allows compression of storage in Oracle database including Oracle RMAN backup files. Oracle Tuning and Diagnostics are other examples of features that are commonly used, that must be licensed separately. Anytime one of these features is used, the Oracle database creates an immutable record of this usage. This record cannot be removed or altered, and serves as a permanent records of the feature usage.
Oracle Licensed Feature Usage Report Process
Running the MAS Oracle Licensed Feature Usage Report is simple. Under "Entities" menu search for "licensed", and the report can be easily accessed.
Select the report, then provide two parameters:
|dbms||MAS account for database server|
|shell||MAS account for ssh connection to server hosting database|
The process form is shown below:
Press "run" to run the process, the select the process output from the "jobs" menu.
Licensed Feature Usage Output
The process output for the Licensed Feature Usage Output process is shown below.
A more useful view of the output is to expand the "Outputs" field by pressing the expand button.