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Troubleshooting Oracle Performance

Authors: Antognini, Christian

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  • Troubleshooting Oracle Performance, 2nd Edition provides a systematic approach to addressing the underlying causes of poor database application performance.

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Troubleshooting Oracle Performance, 2nd Edition is your systematic guide to diagnosing and resolving performance problems in database-backed applications involving Oracle's database engine. Christian Antognini brings a decade and a half experience to his topic. His first edition is one of the most well-respected books in its field. This second edition has been rigorously updated to cover the latest developments in Oracle Database 11g Release 2 through Oracle Database 12c.

What do you do when your database application isn’t running fast enough? You troubleshoot, of course. Finding the slow part of an application is often the easy part of the battle. It’s finding a solution that’s difficult. Troubleshooting Oracle Performance, 2nd Edition helps by providing a systematic approach to addressing the underlying causes of poor database application performance. The author freely shares his experience while explaining the underlying foundations of how SQL statements are executed by the Oracle database engine. You'll be able to draw a solid foundation of theory and shared experience as you face head-on the performance challenges in your daily work.

  • Written for developers by an application developer who has learned by doing
  • Gives a systematic approach to solving database application performance problems
  • Helps you plan for performance as you would for any other application requirement

About the authors

Since 1995, Christian Antognini has been focusing on understanding how the Oracle database engine works. His main interests range from logical and physical database design, to the integration of databases with Java applications, the query optimizer, and basically everything else related to performance management and tuning. He is working as a senior consultant and trainer at Trivadis AG in Z rich, Switzerland. If he is not helping one of his customers to get the most out of Oracle, he is somewhere lecturing on optimization or new Oracle database features for developers. He is member of the Trivadis Performance Team and of the OakTable Network).

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Performance Problems

    Antognini, Christian

    Pages 3-17

  • Key Concepts

    Antognini, Christian

    Pages 19-48

  • Analysis of Reproducible Problems

    Antognini, Christian

    Pages 51-101

  • Real-Time Analysis of Irreproducible Problems

    Antognini, Christian

    Pages 103-149

  • Postmortem Analysis of Irreproducible Problems

    Antognini, Christian

    Pages 151-166

Buy this book

eBook $44.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-5759-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $59.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-5758-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Troubleshooting Oracle Performance
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Christian Antognini
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-5759-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-5759-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-5758-5
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XXIX, 740
Number of Illustrations and Tables
155 b/w illustrations
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