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Janice_4
Occasional Contributor

Oracle Database Performance

Hi

Can anyone help me to understand the hardware kit and tell me what questions I should ask the system administrator with regards to Database (8i) performance and how the system should be tuned?

From what I understand we have a HP9000 (L200 series)64bit with HP-UX 11i. We have an external disk array called a SureStore Virtual Array 7100/7400 with 12 36Gb disk (cnfigured in luns 246Gb). Two controllers(512Mb per controller),etc,etc, ZZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzz!!!!
don't know
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Alexander M. Ermes
Honored Contributor

Re: Oracle Database Performance

Hi there.
Get the Install and Upgrade Guide from Oracle.
Then go through the system parts of it like kernel config, io distibution etc.
There is also a part in the Oracle documentation( database tuning ), which tells you, how to minimize i/o bottlenecks.
Get these docs from Oracle Technet or Metalink and discuss it with your sysadmin.
Rgds
Alexander M. Ermes
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