Storage Performance Management: Monitoring Storage Performance Using NetApp Operations Manager

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With business infrastructures constantly growing more complex, IT professionals need the knowledge, skills, and tools to quickly identify potential bottlenecks in each element of the infrastructure and take corrective action, preferably before a problem becomes severe enough to be noticed. Of all the elements in the IT infrastructure, storage is one of the least understood, often resulting in storage systems that are either underconfigured or overconfigured for their dynamic workloads. The purpose of this paper is to give readers the knowledge and tools to monitor and manage performance on NetApp storage systems, focusing on performance issues highlighted by Operations Manager.