Special Guest: Steve Rees, IBM STSM
DB2 LUW pureScale Performance
Show Host Scott Hayes Commentary
Are you using pureScale? A surprising 7% of our audience was currently using it - other attendees were considering it or just attended to learn for education purposes. Speaking of education, do you have your copy of the DB2 10.1/10.5 Certification Book yet? We featured the authors, Kent Collins and Mohan Saraswatipura, this past February during episodes #148 and #150. See book details on Amazon.com.
DB2 pureScale performance - Topics Cloud
Here are just a few things that you are going to learn about: pureScale configuration, cluster geometry, cluster components, scaling up, cpu/memory/disk ratio recommendations, monitoring pureScale locking, bufferpools, the cluster cache facility (CF), the interconnect, and disk performance, CF_DB_MEM_SZ, CF_GBP_SZ, Infiniband vs. RoCE, how to smartly use SSD, how to avoid inode contention, LOCKLIST requirements, pool_data_lbp_pages_found, pool_data_gbp_l_reads, ool_data_gbp_p_reads, pool_data_gbp_invalid_pages, pool_async_data_gbp_l_reads, computing the GBP (Global Bufferpool) hit ratio, mon_get_page_access_info, sample SQL commands, recommended page sizes, random indexes, env_cf_sys_resources, and, of course, MORE!
More from Steve Rees
Want to learn more from Steve? Check out these replays of past shows:
- Episode #90, September 7, 2012 "Top DB2 LUW Performance FAQs"
- Episode #91, September 23, 2012 "Top DB2 LUW Performance FAQs - PART 2"
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