Session ID: 101
This was a Top 10 Presentation at VMorld 2016. Databases by their very nature are Monster VM's. If Monster VM's are not virtualized properly they will never perform well and can negatively performance of other VM's on the hosts. In this presentation we will teach you how to properly virtualize Monster VM's with a focus on the issues of Databases We will discuss why you virtualize, installation issues, how to Architect for performance, the storage layer, the processor, Memory considerations, the network layer. Topics include NUMA, Memory reservations, how to avoid common mistakes. Lesson learned here help you optimize any workload you are virtualizing. With Special emphasis on Monster VM's.
Objective 1: Learn Best Practices Around Virtualizing Monster VM's
Objective 2: Learn how to avoid the Most Common Pitfalls when you attempt to virtualize a Monster VM
Objective 3: Learn the business case for virtualizing Monster VM's