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2177289 - DBCON Connection Alert in EWA Report


  • There is a warning in the EWA report about a missing DBCON connection

    Database Support Tools

    DBCON connection
    There was no data on performance and configuration of the database available in the service session for analysis.

    Ensure that the following prerequisites for automated database analysis in SAP EarlyWatch Alert and other services are met: 

    (A) The ST-PI version of SAP Solution Manager must be up to date. 
    (B) In SMSY, a valid remote DB connection must be maintained for that database.

    To maintain this DB connection, enter transaction SMSY in SAP Solution Manager system, search for the database, choose the "Other Attributes" tab, and enter the DB connection as the value for t he "Remote Database Connection" attribute.
  • You want to know how to maintain a DBCON connection attribute value in Solution Manager 7.2 to resolve this EWA alert
  • For specific databases, like Oracle database, you may see an alert similar to this in Section 3 - Service Data Quality and Service Readiness: 


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SAP Solution Manager 7.2


SAP Solution Manager 7.2


Solman, database connection, EWA report, DBCON connection, SMSY, missing database parameters in EWA report , KBA , SV-SMG-SER-EWA , EarlyWatch Alert , Problem

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