IBM DS8900F Performance Best Practices and Monitoring

An IBM Redbooks publication

Published 17 December 2021

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ISBN-10: 0738460192
ISBN-13: 9780738460192
IBM Form #: SG24-8501-00
(272 pages)

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Authors: Peter Kimmel, Peter Kimmel, Sherri Brunson, Lisa Martinez, Luiz Fernando Moreira, Ewerson Palacio, Rick Pekosh, Ali Rizvi, Paul Smith


This IBM® Redbooks® publication is intended for individuals who want to maximize the performance of their DS8900 storage systems and investigate the planning and monitoring tools that are available.

Table of contents

Part 1. IBM System Storage DS8000 performance considerations
Chapter 1. IBM System Storage DS8900F family characteristics
Chapter 2. Hardware configuration
Chapter 3. Logical configuration concepts and terminology
Chapter 4. Logical configuration performance considerations
Part 2. IBM System Storage DS8000 performance management
Chapter 5. Understanding your workload
Chapter 6. Performance planning tools
Chapter 7. Practical performance management
Part 3. Performance considerations for host systems and databases
Chapter 8. Host attachment
Chapter 9. Performance considerations for the IBM i system
Chapter 10. Performance considerations for IBM z Systems servers
Chapter 11. Database for IBM z/OS performance

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