OraSpy from DbMotive Tools is a lightweight database monitoring utility. The software is designed to work with Oracle databases.
It allows the database administrator to monitor the uptime of its selected databases. The program can monitor three databases at a time. The program gives you feeds on availability of the databases to the end user. It has a very simple user interface.
The tools section has a tnsnames import tool. It also features a ping & tnsping tool. When you run the program the software connects to your database server and within seconds starts giving you valuable information on the uptime, availability etc. The application window displays a log file with live reports. On the left there is a column for displaying all the databases OraSpy is connected to.
You can add new database with a single click using Add New button. You can view the database which is currently being monitored, those which are locked and those which have been stopped.
The program runs on Win OS version Windows 2000 onwards including the latest versions of Win 8 and Windows Server 2003 and 2008. Your browser should be at least Internet Explorer version 6 or later. Runs on Oracle client versions; 8, 9, 10 and 11 for Oracle database version 7.3 onwards.