Oracle Solaris 11 Performance Management

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Oracle Solaris 11 Performance Management

Description: This Oracle Solaris 11 Performance Management course introduces you to performance tuning principles. Learn to monitor utilities and use tuning tools for the Oracle Solaris 11 Operating System.

Duration: 5 Days

Learn to:

  • Use the Oracle Solaris 11 OS and third-party tools to analyze performance.
  • View and set tunable parameters for the global or a non-global zone.
  • Monitor and report on process and thread activity.
  • Modify CPU scheduling and virtual memory operations.
  • Describe system caches and system buses.
  • Tune I/O, the ZFS File System and network subsystems.
  • Evaluate system workloads.
  • Assess system performance.
  • Determine the cause of system performance issues.
  • Configure system resource for best performance.
  • Optimize software running on UltraSPARC CMT technology.
  • Tune the Solaris 11 OS.

Audience:

  • Support Engineer
  • Data Center Manager
  • System Administrator

Required Prerequisites:

  • Employ advanced systems administration skills in a networked Oracle Solaris 11 OS server environment
  • Create and manage Oracle Solaris 11 storage
  • Configure and administer Oracle Solaris 11 networking
  • Oracle Solaris 11 Advanced System Administration

Suggested Prerequisites:

  • Oracle Solaris 11 ZFS Administration
  • Oracle Solaris 11 Zones Administration

Course Objectives:

  • Identify ways to measure or load subsystems
  • Configure resource management with zones and pools
  • Use system monitoring tools including DTrace
  • Determine the cause of system performance issues
  • Use system configuration tool

Topics:

Introducing Performance Management

  • Introduction to Performance Management
  • Performance Analysis Concepts
  • Monitoring tools in Oracle Solaris 11
  • System Configuration Assessment

kstat Monitoring Tools

  • The kstat Monitoring Tools

procfs Monitoring Tools

  • Introduction to procfs-based tools

DTrace

  • Introduction to DTrace
  • DTrace Architecture
  • DTrace Toolkit
  • DTrace Virtualization Tool

Other Significant Tools

  • The swap Utility
  • The cpustat Utility
  • The mdb Utility
  • The Solaris Studio dbx Utility

Processes and Threads

  • Operating System Theory
  • Process Concepts
  • Threads and Locking
  • Process-Related Tunable Parameters
  • CPU Scheduling Classes
  • Managing Scheduling Classes

System Caches and Buses

  • Cache Concepts
  • CMT architecture
  • System Buses
  • Assessing System Buses

System Memory

  • System Memory Concepts
  • Virtual Memory 2
  • Monitoring Memory utilization

ZFS File System

  • The ZFS File System
  • Tuning the ZFS file system

Network Performance Management

  • Network Performance Concepts
  • Oracle Solaris 11 Networking
  • Configuring networks for best performance
  • Network Resource management
  • TCP
  • Network Monitoring

Resource Management

  • Resource Management
  • Projects and Tasks
  • Resource Controls
  • Resource Pools
  • Resource Capping

Oracle Solaris Virtualization Performance Management

  • Oracle Solaris Zones
  • Oracle Solaris Zones Resource Management
  • Network Virtualization
  • Oracle VM Server for SPARC

Applying the Performance Analysis Approach

  • Performance Testing and Benchmarks
  • Performance Testing Tools

Course DateLocationDaysPriceRegister
Call for Classroom Training Dates5 $6,050Register


Course DateLocationDaysPriceRegister
Oct 30, 2017Live Virtual - 11:00 am Eastern5 $5,800Register
Aug 28, 2017Live Virtual - 12:00 pm Eastern5 $5,800Register


Course DateLocationDaysPriceRegister
Self-Paced Learning5 $5,350Register