Oracle Solaris 11 Performance Management Training

Oracle Solaris 11 Performance Management Training (SA-400-S11)


Oracle Solaris 11 Performance Management Training Course Description

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

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.

Customize It:

With onsite Training, courses can be scheduled on a date that is convenient for you, and because they can be scheduled at your location, you don’t incur travel costs and students won’t be away from home. Onsite classes can also be tailored to meet your needs. You might shorten a 5-day class into a 3-day class, or combine portions of several related courses into a single course, or have the instructor vary the emphasis of topics depending on your staff’s and site’s requirements.

Audience/Target Group

Data Center Manager
Support Engineer
System Administrator

Oracle Solaris 11 Performance Management Training (SA-400-S11)Related Courses:

Duration: 5 days

Class 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

Skills Gained:

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

Course Content:

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


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
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

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Time Frame: 0-3 Months4-12 Months

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