"StorageAreas" Data Collector

For a detailed discussion of these metrics, see ProTop Real Time - Storage Areas (a).


To set up an alert on a metric listed here, make note of the Data Collector name at the top of this page, the Alertable Metric and Data Type from the table below and visit Alert Configuration.


Alertable Metric ProTop RT Label Data Type Description
allocGB Allocated num Amount of disk space allocated to the storage area
areaMaxPct Max% num Amount of disk space in use as a percentage of the maximum amount of disk space for the storage area
areaPool BX char Shows whether cached blocks are found in the primary buffer pool (B1) or alternate buffer pool (B2)
blkszkb BSZ num Block size
clstrsz CSZ num Cluster size (blocks per cluster)
freeGB Free GB num Gigabytes of storage available for use in the storage area
hasVar Var char Indicates whether or not there is a variable extent in the storage area
hiGB Hi Water num High water mark of disk space for the storage area
idx3264 Bug% num For OpenEdge versions PRIOR to v10.x, the number of rows in an area as a percentage of the maximum allowable rows (2 billion)
numExts #Exts num Number of data extents in the storage area
numIdxs #Idxs num Number of indices in the storage area
numLOBs #LOBs num Number of LOBs in the storage area
numTbls #Tbls num Number of tables in the storage area
pctAlloc %Alloc num Disk space in use as a percentage of disk space allocated to the area.
pctLastX %LastX num Disk space used in the last extent as a percentage of the maximum amount of disk space allocated
rpb RPB num Records per block
SAName Area Name char Storage area name
SANum # num Area Number. The first 6 are reserved
totGB Tot GB num Total gigabytes in use for the storage area
varGB Variable num Amount of disk space allocated to the variable extent for the storage area
xnote char Reserved for miscellaneous notes of interest