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STATSPACK becoming a mainstream tool

Oracle Tips by Burleson Consulting
January 19, 2003
Don Burleson

If you have logged an iTar for a performance problem in the past few months, you may have noticed that Oracle Technical Support wants you to submit a STATSPACK report.  Indeed, STATSPACK is rapidly gaining in popularity, both because of its functionality and the low cost (it's free!).


If you have not guessed, I love STATSPACK, primarily because I need an in-depth tuning tools, but I don't have big-bucks for a third-party tool.  I also love STATSPACK because all of the raw data is stored inside tables.  Anytime I want to try a new way of analyzing the data, I just change my SQL!

There are two STATSPACK books on the market, one for Oracle8/8i and another version for Oracle, both by Oracle Press.

OracleHigh-Performance  Tuning with STATSPACK
Donald K. Burleson, Oracle Press, Feb 2002

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Oracle High-Performance  Tuning with STATSPACK
Donald K. Burleson, Oracle Press, April 2001

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