Topic: Introduction to the IBM i Navigator Performance Tasks

Date: Tuesday, March 17
Time: 5:30 (Deli snack) - 6:00 (Meeting)
Location: Eaton Corporation
26201 Northwestern Hwy
Southfield, MI 48076 (map)
Enter at South door, which will be marked with SEMIUG sign.
Speaker: Dawn May
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Presentation Notes

Navigator for i has an extensive set of performance tasks and this session reviews the basics of these performance tasks and how to use them. This presentation will review the Performance Data Investigator, aka "Investigate Data", which allows you to graphically view and analyze IBM i performance data, including some helpful tips on how you can "Investigate Data" to better understand your system's performance and how you can use the Performance Data Investigator for day-to-day management of your IBM i partition. This session will also review the newest performance tasks, including database performance graphs, health indicators, performance reports, system monitors, and how to use batch model for sizing exercises.

About the Presenter:

Dawn May

Dawn May is a Senior Technical Staff Member for IBM in Rochester, Minnesota. Dawn is the IBM liaison to the IBM i Large User Group (LUG), the COMMON Americas Advisory Council (CAAC), and the COMMON Europe Advisory Council (CEAC). In this position she works with these client groups to organize and lead meetings and manage the requirements process. Dawn also works as a consultant within the Lab Services organization. Dawn has extensive experience on the IBM i development team. She is a frequent speaker and is also the author of the "i Can" blog, which you can find at http://ibmsystemsmag.blogs.com/i_can/. You may contact Dawn by email at or connect with her on twitter at @DawnMayiCan.