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AIX 5L Performance Monitoring and Management

Course Code : Code SA18
Course Duration : 2 Days – Hands on
Course Fee : 56,000 PKR
Operating System : AIX 5L Version 5.3
Course Location : Karachi
Course Starting Date : To Be Assigned

This course is designed for System Administrators. It provides participants with the skills to monitor, analyze and tune AIX subsystems for optimal performance including concepts, strategy and the ways to implement balanced system. 

This course is targeted for system administrators with at least six months experience in AIX and with other relevant education.

Participants should be experienced System Administrators and should have previously attended IBM AU14 (AIX System Administration I: Implementation) and AU16 (AIX System Administration II: Problem Determination).

Everyone who uses a computer has an opinion about its overall systems performance. Unfortunately, these opinions are often completely different. On successful completion of this course, students should be able to perform problem determination and analyze the root causes generating system  performance issues.

Course Outline: 
On successful completion of this course, students should be able to

  • Performance Overview
  • System performance 
  • Performance tuning process 
  • System architecture 
  • Program execution hierarchy 
  • Components of system performance 
  • Processor performance 
  • System dynamics/attributes 
  • Identification of critical resources
  • Tools for performance evaluation 
  • Standard UNIX and AIX performance tools 
  • Tuning CPU Usage
  • Processes and threads 
  • The life of a process 
  • Scheduling policies 
  • The iostat, sar, ps, svmon, tprof commands
  • AIX Logital Track Group Size
  • Introduction to AIX PROC tools
  • Administration tuning techniques 
  • VMM technology 
  • The vmstat, ps and svmon commands 
  • Tuning paging space thresholds 
  • Memory leaks 
  • Logical volume attributes that affect performance by using lvmstat command 
  • Monitoring PV and LV usage 
  • Using iostat and filemon 
  • Logical volume fragmentation 
  • Using filemon and fileplace 
  • File fragmentation and disk placement 
  • JFS log 
  • Defragmenting an file system 
  • Multiple page support on AIX 5.3
  • AIX Performance Work Bench - Performance Monitoring Tool
  • Issues related to application problems
  • Performance – Best Practices
  • The Perforamcne tuning process




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