Velocity Software, Inc. is recognized as a leader in the performance measurement of z/VM and Linux on z. The Velocity Performance Suite consist of a set of tools that enable installations running z/VM to manage Linux and z/VM performance. In addition, many components of server farms can be measured and analyzed. Performance data can be viewed real-time through the use of either 3270 or a browser. The CLOUD Implementation (zPRO) component is designed for full cloud PaaS implementation as well as to extend the capabilities of the z/VM sysprog (system programmer) to the browser world. This feature moves system management to the point-and-click crowd. Archived data and reports can be kept available of long term review and reporting usine zMAP. The zVPS, formally ESALPS, components consist of: zMON (formally ESAMON - real-time display of performance data), zTCP (formally ESATCP - SNMP data collection), zMAP (formally ESAMAP - historical reporting and archiving), zVWS (formally ESAWEB - z/VM based web server), zTUNE (a subscription service), zVIEW (formally SHOWCASE - web based viewing of performance data), zPRO (new to the quality line of Velocity Software Products). Velocity continues to work with other software vendors to ensure smooth interface with or from other products such as VM:Webgateway, CA-Webgateway, EnterpriseWeb, MXG, MICS. Velocity software remains the leader and inovator in the z/VM performance, Linux performance, Managing cloud computing arenas.
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Performance for Server Consolidation


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Table of Contents

ESALPS Overview

Technology Discussions

Instrumentation Issues

Monitor Technologies

Monitor Technologies

Standard VM CP Monitor


VM Based Reports

Performance Instrumentation

Network Monitoring

Agent(SNMP) Overview


ESALPS LInux Performance Suite

z/VM data: Processor

NETSNMP Data: Processor

Drill down to Linux

Proccess Capture Ratio

Prorate On


Linux Storage Tip

Linux Swapping to VDISK

Linux Storage Tip

NETSNMP Data: Storage / SWAP

NETSNMP Data: Disk Storage

I/O Performance?

Analyzing Linux Disks

Analyzing Linux Disks

Analyzing Linux Disks

Analylzing LInux Disks

NT HOST Data Results

Linux Examples

Profiling Workloads

Profiling Workloads

Functions Provided

Functions Provided

Functions Provided

Capture Ratio

Monitor based Accounting

Monitor based Accounting

Accounting by Process



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