Optimizing Ingres Performance

Code: Performance
Days: 5
Version: Ingres 10

You will learn:

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the performance issues associated with Ingres
  • Diagnose, prevent and remove performance problems and build more efficient database systems

Course Style

The focus of this course is on discussions regarding factors that affect performance in Ingres. A wide range of topics are covered ranging from database and application design to installation tuning.

Who Should Attend

This course is for Database Designers, Database, and System Administrators and Developers responsible for the implementation of high performance Ingres systems.

Prerequisites

Managing Ingres Installations and Databases (IngresDBM) or OpenROAD/ABF Application Development and Maintenance (OpenROAD, IngresABF), plus several months experience.

Key Topics

  • Performance diagnostic strategy
  • Storage structures, Secondary indexes and Compression
  • Data loading
  • Physical database design: Selecting keys, Controlled redundancy, Horizontal and vertical fragmentation
  • Optimization: Statistics, Simple Benchmarks, Query performance diagnostics, Query execution plans, Query flattening
  • Transaction design: Locking and concurrency, Relational thinking, Cursor performance, Select loops, Repeated queries
  • Database procedures and rules
  • Data validation
  • Temporary table management
  • Installation tuning: Logging System, Locking System, DBMS Server tuning, eg. DMF, QSF
  • Installation tuning (CBF) tools
  • Interactive Performance Monitor (IPM) tools
  • Ingres Management Architecture (IMA) tools: IMP, Visual DBA, SQL scripts
  • Operating system considerations

We have clear learning paths, so there is an appropriate course whatever your current expertise and knowledge. You can continuously advance your understanding and skills with Actian solutions by following the learning paths below.

Vector Database System Administrator

Course Description

Duration

IngresSQL
Introduction to the Ingres SQL [Recommended]
5 Days
VectorDBM
Managing Vector Installations and Database
4 Days

Matrix Database System Administrator

Course Description

Duration

MatrixDBM
Managing Matrix Installations and Database
4 Days

DataConnect v10 Data Integrator

Course Description

Duration

DataConnectCore
DataConnect v10 Core
4 Days
DataConnectIT
EDI/HIPAA Integration Techniques
1 Day

DataConnect v9 Data Integrator

Course Description

Duration

DataConnectFund
Data Connect v9 Fundamentals
3 Days
DataConnectAdv
DataConnect v9 Advanced
1 Day
DataConnectIT
EDI/HIPAA Integration Techniques
1 Day

Versant Database System Administrator

Course Description

Duration

VersantDBM
Managing Versant Installations and Database
3 Days


Ingres Database System Administrator

Course Description

Duration

IngresSQL
Introduction to the Ingres Product and Ingres SQL
5 Days
IngresDBM
Managing Ingres Installations and Database
5 Days
Performance
Optimizing Ingres Performance [Recommended]
5 Days

OpenROAD Developer/ Maintainer

Course Description

Duration

IngresSQL
Introduction to the Ingres Product and Ingres SQL
5 Days

OpenROAD
OpenROAD Application Development and Maintenance

5 Days
ORAdv
Advanced Techniques in OpenROAD
3 Days
OReServer
OpenROAD Server and EClient for Developers [Option]
3 Days

ABF Developer/ Maintainer

Course Description

Duration

IngresSQL
Introduction to the Ingres Product and Ingres SQL
5 Days

ABF
Application Development in Ingres ABF

4 Days
IRW
Ingres Reportwriter [Recommended]
2 Days

Report Developer / Maintainer

Course Description

Duration

IngresSQL
Introduction to the Ingres Product and Ingres SQL
5 Days
IRW - Ingres Reportwriter [Recommended] 2 Days
We have a number of scheduled runnings for core classes in EMEA, APAC and North America. Other courses are offered on an on-demand basis. Please contact education@actian.com for further information.

E-Learning Training Courses

Course Code

Training Room Classes

Course Code
DataConnect v10 Core DATACON
DataIntegrator Advanced DATAINA
Data Integrator Fundamentals. DATAINT
Ingres Database Management For Oracle DBAs DBMORA
Managing Ingres Installations and Databases INGDBM
Introduction to the Ingres Product and Ingres SQL INGSQL
New Features in Ingres INGUPD
Ingres 1-Day Overview IOVVIEW
OpenROAD 1-Day Overview OOVVIEW
OpenRoad Application Development and Maintenance OPROAD
OpenRoad 5.1 New Features from OpenROAD 4.1 OR51UP
Advanced Techniques in OpenROAD ORADV
OpenRoad Application Server and EClient for Developers ORESERV
Optimising Ingres Performance PERFORM
Managing Vector Databases VWDBM
Please use the following list to jump to a regional schedule

Whether you are new to Ingres or an old hand, our education courses are designed to make sure you learn how to make best use of the advanced features and functionality in the latest release. For inquiries about our education programs, please email education@actian.com, or formations@actian.com (FR).

America

Location - Austin, USA

Course Code Date
DataConnect v10 Core DATACON 2014-04-14
Data Integrator Fundamentals. DATAINT 2014-05-05
DataIntegrator Advanced DATAINA 2014-05-08
DataConnect v10 Core DATACON 2014-06-09
DataConnect v10 Core DATACON 2014-07-14
Data Integrator Fundamentals. DATAINT 2014-08-11
DataIntegrator Advanced DATAINA 2014-08-14
DataConnect v10 Core DATACON 2014-09-15
DataConnect v10 Core DATACON 2014-10-06
Data Integrator Fundamentals. DATAINT 2014-11-17
DataIntegrator Advanced DATAINA 2014-11-20
DataConnect v10 Core DATACON 2014-12-08

Europe, Middle East, Africa

Location - Hamburg, Germany (English materials with German instructor)

Course Code Date
New Features in Ingres INGUPD 2014-03-19
OpenRoad Application Server and EClient for Developers ORESERV 2014-04-08
New Features in Ingres INGUPD 2014-05-15
Advanced Techniques in OpenROAD ORADV 2014-06-11
Ingres 1-Day Overview IOVVIEW 2014-07-28
Introduction to the Ingres Product and Ingres SQL INGSQL 2014-07-28
New Features in Ingres INGUPD 2014-08-05
OpenRoad Application Development and Maintenance OPROAD 2014-09-15
OpenROAD 1-Day Overview OOVVIEW 2014-09-15
Managing Ingres Installations and Databases INGDBM 2014-09-22
Optimising Ingres Performance PERFORM 2014-10-13
Ingres 1-Day Overview IOVVIEW 2014-11-03
Introduction to the Ingres Product and Ingres SQL INGSQL 2014-11-03
OpenRoad 5.1 New Features from OpenROAD 4.1 OR51UP 2014-11-10
OpenRoad Application Server and EClient for Developers ORESERV 2014-11-12
New Features in Ingres INGUPD 2014-11-26
Managing Ingres Installations and Databases INGDBM 2014-12-08

Location - Leeds, UK

Course Code Date
Ingres 1-Day Overview IOVVIEW 2014-05-19
Introduction to the Ingres Product and Ingres SQL INGSQL 2014-05-19
Managing Ingres Installations and Databases INGDBM 2014-06-09
OpenRoad Application Development and Maintenance OPROAD 2014-07-07
OpenROAD 1-Day Overview OOVVIEW 2014-07-07
OpenRoad Application Server and EClient for Developers ORESERV 2014-09-24
Advanced Techniques in OpenROAD ORADV 2014-09-30

Location - Slough, UK

Course Code Date
OpenRoad Application Development and Maintenance OPROAD 2014-03-24
OpenROAD 1-Day Overview OOVVIEW 2014-03-24
Optimising Ingres Performance PERFORM 2014-03-31
Managing Vector Databases VWDBM 2014-04-28
OpenRoad Application Server and EClient for Developers ORESERV 2014-05-19
Managing Vector Databases VWDBM 2014-06-23
New Features in Ingres INGUPD 2014-07-22
Ingres Database Management For Oracle DBAs DBMORA 2014-09-10
Ingres 1-Day Overview IOVVIEW 2014-10-20
Introduction to the Ingres Product and Ingres SQL INGSQL 2014-10-20
Managing Vector Databases VWDBM 2014-11-03
OpenRoad Application Development and Maintenance OPROAD 2014-11-10
OpenROAD 1-Day Overview OOVVIEW 2014-11-10
Managing Ingres Installations and Databases INGDBM 2014-11-24
Optimising Ingres Performance PERFORM 2014-12-08

Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific

Location - APAC, Australia

Course Code Date
Managing Ingres Installations and Databases INGDBM 2014-03-17
OpenRoad Application Development and Maintenance OPROAD 2014-04-07
OpenROAD 1-Day Overview OOVVIEW 2014-04-07
Managing Vector Databases VWDBM 2014-05-26
Managing Ingres Installations and Databases INGDBM 2014-06-02
OpenRoad Application Development and Maintenance OPROAD 2014-06-23
OpenROAD 1-Day Overview OOVVIEW 2014-06-23
Ingres 1-Day Overview IOVVIEW 2014-07-07
Introduction to the Ingres Product and Ingres SQL INGSQL 2014-07-07
Managing Vector Databases VWDBM 2014-07-21
Managing Ingres Installations and Databases INGDBM 2014-08-04
OpenRoad Application Development and Maintenance OPROAD 2014-08-18
OpenROAD 1-Day Overview OOVVIEW 2014-08-18
Ingres 1-Day Overview IOVVIEW 2014-09-08
Introduction to the Ingres Product and Ingres SQL INGSQL 2014-09-08
Managing Vector Databases VWDBM 2014-09-22
Ingres Database Management For Oracle DBAs DBMORA 2014-10-13
Managing Vector Databases VWDBM 2014-10-20
OpenRoad Application Development and Maintenance OPROAD 2014-11-10
OpenROAD 1-Day Overview OOVVIEW 2014-11-10
Managing Vector Databases VWDBM 2014-11-24

Location - Training Choice, Australia

Course Code Date
Ingres 1-Day Overview IOVVIEW 2014-05-12
Introduction to the Ingres Product and Ingres SQL INGSQL 2014-05-12

ONLINE

The Ingres Instructor-Led Online Training environment is an alternative to our traditional in-class training, without the need for expensive travel.

Ingres ILO Environment

Our ILO environment provides

  • Interactive, instructor led training
  • Live demos
  • Pre-configured remote lab environment
  • Classes available to suit your timezone
  • PDF handouts of course material

"Closed" ILO Class

Efficient training for coworkers across multiple locations. If your team is geographically dispersed you can also request that our instructor-led online format be delivered as a "Closed" course for your company.