Database performance monitoring News
September 30, 2015
The latest version of MongoDB finds the NoSQL database running on a new WiredTiger storage engine. Better performance and data compression are among MongoDB 3.0's touted benefits.
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If you're a database administrator or developer these days, you have one wish for a database management system: Make it fast. It needs to be, because applications are requiring more and more power to run. There's in-memory processing, which can really speed things along, but it can also be a drag on database performance. And big data applications and new database designs like NoSQL technologies further add to performance issues.
This guide aims to boost performance management planning. First, consultant Rick Sherman gives tips on designing a database for speed and efficiency. Next, reporter Jessica Sirkin talks to Microsoft SQL Server DBAs about using monitoring tools to keep after-hours work to a minimum. Finally, reporter Jack Vaughan interviews analyst Curt Monash about workloads. Consider how big they are, Monash says, when planning database deployment. Continue Reading
As relational database management systems handle more and more data, a strategic approach to data modeling has become vital. Continue Reading
Systems admin Brett Curtis proved the value of Oracle Enterprise Manager to Idexx. He uses EM for monitoring and he wants to move on to provisioning. Continue Reading
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Learn the difference between static SQL vs. dynamic SQL and the benefits and drawbacks of each for database application performance. Get a definition of stored procedure, find out about database drivers and wire protocol database drivers and how the network affects database performance. Continue Reading
Learn to use Performance Monitor counters in Windows to optimize domain controllers for maximum system and database performance. Continue Reading
Learn about SQL Server performance counters in this excerpt from 'SQL Server 2000 for experienced DBAs' by Brian Knight. Continue Reading
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Using Oracle ADDM is an effective way to resolve SQL performance problems, according to Brian Peasland. ADDM is his go-to tool for finding problem SQL statements. Continue Reading
Identifying and resolving bottlenecks is key to a high-performing SQL Server. Types of bottlenecks include memory, disk and CPU bottlenecks. SQL Server MVP Hilary Cotter explains how to locate these log jams using System Monitor, SQL Profiler and DMVs. Continue Reading
This chapter excerpt contains tips designed to achieve the greatest performance gain in your Oracle database with the least effort by focusing on the initialization parameters that yield the biggest impact. Continue Reading