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Performance Navigator

Capacity Planning and Performance Analysis Software

Historical performance monitoring and modeling across your IT environment

Historical Performance Analysis

Performance Navigator is the software of choice for performance analysis and capacity planning in thousands of data centers around the world. Its robust suite of analysis scripts and reports—known as Power Analytics—helps you ensure that critical performance metrics (including CPU, disk, and memory) are safely within best practice guidelines.

Capacity Planning with Confidence

Based on the comprehensive historical data it collects for all critical metrics, Performance Navigator makes it possible for you to make capacity planning decisions with precision. Its trademark What If feature allows you to model hypothetical scenarios and determine how capacity changes will impact server performance.

Problem Determination

Whether it’s a current system slowdown or a need to understand what happened to the system at 2:00 a.m. last night while you were asleep, you can use Performance Navigator to get a fast and thorough problem determination summary in under two minutes.

Key Features

Supported Platforms: IBM i (iSeries, AS/400); AIX/VIOS; Linux; Solaris; HP-UX

Visualize historical system performance

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Get to know your systems at a deeper level. Whether your servers are running IBM i, AIX, Linux, HP-UX, or Solaris, Performance Navigator allows you to view historical system performance data graphically from your Windows PC.

Power Analytics Is a Game Changer

Understanding your enterprise doesn’t have to be difficult. The Power Analytics feature in Performance Navigator makes performance reporting, problem determination, and capacity planning easy. Suddenly, you have a fast and easy way to analyze and report on:

Job status and performance

Service levels and response time

Disk usage

Memory and memory pools

Daily health checks for all LPARs

Multi-system performance comparisons

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Intro to Capacity Planning for IBM i

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Performance Navigator Comparison Checklist

This checklist identifies key functions and features included in Performance Navigator performance analysis and capacity planning, so you can make the best decision for your business.

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Get Started

The historical performance data on your servers is a treasure trove of information regarding actual usage over time. But you must access and interpret this data to get to the bottom of performance issues or inform future hardware investments. Performance Navigator can help! Request a live demonstration and we’ll show you how.