The BMC Performance Assurance training course is designed to teach basic concepts and familiarize the delegate with the functionality of the product, using the UNIX version of the BMC Performance Assurance console. The course offers detailed lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on labs to help delegates quickly gain a working knowledge of each component of the BMC Performance Assurance suite of tools for distributed systems. Topics include metric collection and analysis, workload characterization, report and graph automation, drill-down investigating, system modeling, metric data administration, and report and log interpretation.
The BMC Performance Assurance - Advanced training course gives an understanding of the process by which BMC PATROL for UNIX Perform and Predict builds models, and how and when the user should adjust model parameters. Included in the lectures are discussions of topics of current interest, including modeling of RAID devices, modeling of RDBMS environments, modeling of Web servers, and server consolidation.
- Experience with both the UNIX and Microsoft Windows Operating Systems
- Familiarity with distributed systems environment
- Knowledge of physical and logical volumes and file system management
- Distributed Performance Analysts