Global database server tuning in VM environments

The traditional approach to tuning database servers for increases in performance is to focus wholesale on critical servers - or on ones that are experiencing performance issues.Exhaustively tuning a complex database server can take hours or days, tying up the most experienced DBA´s trying to squeeze the most out of available hardware resources on that server. In a VM world, you need to think differently.Since all instances within a virtualized server are competing for shared resources, a more ef...  Read More...