IBM Optim Performance Manager, Part 2: Install and configure the Extended Insight feature

Learn about the Extended Insight architecture for Optim Performance Manager This demo shows how to activate, install, and configure the Extended Insight client to monitor DB2 Call Level Interface, JDBC, and WebSphere applications all in command line mode.

Thuan Bui (, Technical Enablement Specialist, IBM

Thuan Bui has worked more than 25 years for IBM in development, quality assurance, customer support, performance, and management positions in database and data management technology. He currently works on the IBM Optim Solutions Technical Enablement team at Silicon Valley Lab, California, and is responsible for developing demos on IBM Optim products and solutions.

Lakshmi Palaniappan (, Advisory Software Engineer, IBM

Lakshmi Palaniappan is an advisory software engineer at the IBM Silicon Valley lab in San Jose California. She is part of the core development team for Optim Performance Manager, working on the Workload Manager tooling and as the development focal point for the monitoring tooling. Prior to this, she was the team lead for the Replication Server configuration and monitoring tooling. She holds a masters degree in Computer Science from California State University Hayward and has 15 years of industry experience.

29 August 2011

IBM® Optim™ Performance Manager is a performance analysis and tuning tool for managing DB2 systems using a web interface. Part 1 of this demo series describes IBM Optim Performance Manager architecture and packaging, and how to install the product. Part 2 describes the Extended Insight architecture, and how to install and configure the Extended Insight client.


14 minutes


Demo transcriptOPM_Installpart2.pdf26KB


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