Most Oracle VSM’s have a buffer or cache that is used to temporarily hold a tape volume’s data. This video shows how IntelliMagic Vision can be used to determine how that buffer capacity is being used and what percent of the tape reads are buffer hits which give better mount performance. These are broken down by VSM Management Classes since you generally expect different workload characteristics from different management classes.
How to Find Sick But Not Dead (SBND) TS7700 Tape Clusters
Rather than waiting for a remote VTS to fail, you should be reviewing these key TS7700 reports to determine if remote clusters are receiving replication data or not.
Are My Remote Clusters Receiving Replication?
Review these key reports when troubleshooting remote cluster issues or trying to determine if your remote clusters are receiving replication.
IntelliMagic Vision Adds SMF Field Name Mapping to Live Report Editor
February 27, 2023 | IntelliMagic Vision version 12.1 provides the capability to easily reference and add variables by SMF field names.
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