Red Hat global preferences

RH442

Red Hat Enterprise Performance Tuning

You are viewing information for:

Performance tuning and capacity planning for Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Red Hat® Enterprise Performance Tuning is designed to teach senior Linux® system administrators the methodology of performance tuning for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

Ways To Train

Red Hat offers a method of training that is convenient to you - classroom, online, or at your site.

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • Virtual classroom

  • On-site training

  • Classroom

  • On-site training

How will you train/test?
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact Partner
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
4,290.00 AUD or 12 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact Partner
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
Contact Partner
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
$3200 or 11 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact Partner
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact Partner
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact Partner
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact Partner
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 2600 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 2600 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 2600 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 2600 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
327,600 JPY
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
1,800,000 KRW
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact Partner
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
Contact Partner
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
$1760 or 12 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
$1760 or 12 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact Partner
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 2200 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 2200 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
3,500 SGD or 10 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 2600 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 2600 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
€ 3000 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
28,000 TWD
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
£ 2,140 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
5 days
Cost:
£ 2,140 or 13 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
$3200 or 11 Training Units
Enroll
Duration:
4 days
Cost:
Contact
Enroll

Course Overview

This course discusses system architecture with an emphasis on understanding the implications on system performance, methods for testing the effects of performance adjustments, open source benchmarking utilities, methods for analyzing system and networking performance, and tuning configurations for specific application loads.

This course can help you prepare for the Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Performance Tuning exam (EX442). This version of the course includes the exam.

Course content summary

  • Tuning for use-case scenarios (for example, HPC, large memory, database, and file server)
  • Tuning for power consumption
  • Tuning virtual machines (host and guest)
  • Tuning memory and caches
  • Tuning CPU and memory utilization using cgroups
  • Gathering performance metrics and other data for tuning purposes

Audience and prerequisites

Audience for this course

  • Experienced Linux system administrators responsible for maximizing resource utilization through performance tuning

Prerequisites for this course

  • RHCE certification or equivalent experience

Outline for this course

Introduction to performance tuning
Understand the basic principles of performance tuning and analysis.
Collecting, graphing, and interpreting data
Gain proficiency in using basic analysis tools and in evaluating data.
General tuning
Learn basic tuning theory and mechanisms used to tune the system.
Hardware profiling
Understand and analyze hardware.
Software profiling
Analyze CPU and memory performance of applications.
Mail server tuning
Learn about basic storage tuning using an email server as an example.
Large memory workload tuning
Understand memory management and tuning.
HPC workload tuning
Understand tuning for CPU-bound applications.
File server tuning
Understand storage and network tuning in the context of a file server application.
Database server tuning
Tune memory and network performance using a database application as an example.
Power usage tuning
Tune systems with power consumption in mind.
Virtualization tuning
Tune 'host' and 'guest' for efficient virtualization.

Note: Course outline is subject to change with technology advances and as the nature of the underlying job evolves. For questions or confirmation on a specific objective or topic, please contact a training specialist.

Recommended next exam or course

Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Performance Tuning exam (EX442)
Hands-on, performance-based, 4-hour exam.

This course prepares you for these credentials

Red Hat Certified Architect — RHCA
RHCA certification incorporates the skills plus advanced networking services security, system monitoring, and performance tuning.
Certificates of Expertise
Certificates of Expertise are incremental credentials attached to an RHCE certification that demonstrate skills and knowledge in specialized areas.