Best Practise Examples
As already indicated in Chap. 6, the market offers an abundance of performance tools of different quality. Of course, all system suppliers have their dedicated optimisation tools and monitors available tailored to their own products. Furthermore, there are performance-relevant system commands and utilities as part of the operating systems themselves. In this chapter, we will present two such tools as examples and discuss performance facilities offered by two different operating systems: Hewlett&Packard: LoadRunner, Microsoft: SQL Server 2008, UNIX systems and Windows: TuneUp.