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Snap your fingers twice.

That's about how long it takes to find performance problems using the Database-Guys tools.

One day, or less.

That's about how long it usually takes for our customers to cut CPU consumption by 33% or more.

Educational Offerings

We take great pride that some of the industry's leading IBM DB2 Certified Advanced Technical Experts are part of the Database-Guys team. Our experts have seen just about every tuning crisis. They've weathered the storms and are ready to teach you what they've learned.

Database-Guys has created training courses so that we can train you and help you achieve your own breakthrough results for DB2.

These classes are held at your site and can be shortened or expanded to fit your needs.

If you'd like to sign up for a class, please go to our Information Request page and select the "Training" option.

Current course offering(s):

Performance and Tuning for DB2 UDB for Linux, UNIX, and Windows

Performance and Tuning for DB2 UDB for Linux, UNIX, and Windows

Course ID: DGPT105

This course will provide the DBA with all the information necessary to properly tune and monitor a DB2 database. Key performance metrics will be presented along with associated tools and techniques used to obtain and track them. Standard DB2 monitoring and tuning tools will be taught and used throughout the course.

The purpose of this course is to provide the DBA with a thorough understanding of key tuning parameters and metrics. Upon completion of the course you will be able to identify suboptimal performance and develop a tuning solution using a tuning methodology and existing DB2 tools.

Scheduled Topics

  • Performance and Tuning Overview
  • Database Manager and Database Configuration Parameters
  • Measuring Performance
  • Tuning Bufferpools
  • Sort
  • Tablespace Design
  • Monitoring and Tuning Tools
  • Measuring Results
  • Continuous Monitoring

Audience Level

Some experience with DB2 UDB.

Course Length
2 Days

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Last Updated: Wed, 16 Apr 2003 16:22:45 EDT

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