Course ID 00839602
HP product number h4262se
Course format VLAB,VILT,ILT
Typical Course length 5 days
Delivery languages English
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Course description

This course shows you how to optimize the performance of your computing environment, including multiprocessor and cell-based systems. Extensive hands-on labs allow you to gain experience using standard UNIX and HP-specific tools to monitor, analyze, and tune the performance of HP-UX systems and common network services. The 5-day course is 50 percent lecture and 50 percent hands-on.

Who should attend

Experienced HP-UX system and network administrators


For specific prerequisites and requirements to achieve any of the related certifications, see the certification description on the HP ExpertOne website.


  • Introduction to Performance:
    • What is a performance problem
    • The "System centric" view of performance Measuring performance
    • The first rule of interpreting metrics
    • Types of performance
    • Multiprocessor scaling
    • Bottlenecks
    • Baseline
    • Queuing and response times
    • Increasing CPU counts and utilization
    • Types of metrics
  • HP Performance Tools:
    • HP Performance tools
    • Sources of data
    • Glance GPM - Glance Plus Motif
    • Adviser and Alarms
    • HP Performance Agent and Manager
    • HP Performance Manager
    • PRM
    • WLM
    • gWLM


After completing this course, you should be able to do the following:
  • Explore a methodology for investigating performance issues
  • Identify monitor HP-UX performance
  • Identify bottlenecks and tools used to potential problems
  • Determine appropriate remedial actions to take

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