Re: Oracle Event Monitoring and VMWare

From: Andrew Kerber <>
Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2013 14:43:57 -0500
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VMware does in fact store historical performance data, so Im not sure where where SA is coming from. The author of the link below is a friend of mine, and pointed me to this. Basically, everything it says about CPU and SQL Server is just as true with Oracle.

On Tue, Sep 17, 2013 at 2:56 PM, Dba DBA <>wrote:

> Some of the DBAs on here crossover between being DBAs and SAs. This is a
> question more for these guys. I am rather disturbed by what I wrote below.
> Oracle
> VMWare Esxi
> 4 CPU Server
> 7 VMs on the server
> 3 DBs (use internal disks for storage)
> 4 Application Server VMs use SAN for storage (low end SAN with low end
> pipe. plus we ran out of space on it)
> <SNIP>

Andrew W. Kerber

'If at first you dont succeed, dont take up skydiving.'

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