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EPM Infrastructure Tuning Guide v11.1.2.2 /

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One of the most challenging aspects of performance tuning is knowing where to begin. To maximize Oracle EPM System performance, all components need to be monitored, analyzed, and tuned. This guide describe the techniques used to monitor performance and the techniques for optimizing the performance of EPM components.


Performance tuning Oracle Hyperion EPM system is a complex and iterative process. To get you started, we have created a list of recommendations to help you optimize your Oracle Hyperion EPM system performance.

This chapter includes the following sections that provide a quick start for performance tuning Oracle EPM products. Note these performance tuning techniques are applicable to nearly all Oracle EPM products such as Financial PM Applications, Essbase, Reporting and Foundation services.

1. Tune Operating Systems parameters.
2. Tune Oracle WebLogic Server (WLS) parameters.
3. Tune 64bit Java Virtual Machines (JVM).
4. Tune 32bit Java Virtual Machines (JVM).
5. Tune HTTP Server parameters.
6. Tune HTTP Server Compression / Caching.
7. Tune Oracle Database Parameters.
8. Tune Reporting And Analysis Framework (RAF) Services.
9. Tune Oracle ADF parameters.

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Comments ( 12 )
  • Cédric REYNAUD Thursday, October 17, 2013

    Thank you so much Ahmed!

  • Azmat Bhatti Friday, October 18, 2013


    Thanks for this guide. Very nicely written.

    Azmat Bhatti

  • Pierre Laurent Monday, October 21, 2013

    Thanks Ahmed !

  • najeebuddin Sunday, February 16, 2014

    Thanks for the efforts Ahmed..

    Appreciate if u /someone can provide more details on this subject.

  • Rocky Tuesday, March 18, 2014

    Thank you Ahmed and Oracle for providing a pointer on the most important topic of all times post implementation => "Performance Tuning"



  • krishnatilak Thursday, July 3, 2014

    Excellent performance tuning documentation..

  • vijay Wednesday, August 27, 2014

    Thanks for an insightful document. Is this specific to or can be applied to as well?

  • Dhanjit Monday, March 9, 2015

    Thank you for EPM performance tuning.

  • guest Wednesday, April 22, 2015

    Thanks a lot for the document. We appreciate it.

  • siva Thursday, January 7, 2016

    Truly very good whitepaper. Many thanks for sharing

  • Michael Moeller Thursday, July 28, 2016

    This is great. Will this be updated for EPM HFM has been totally updated. FDMEE is new as well.

  • Olivier Bennardo Thursday, December 8, 2016

    Hi Michael,

    - Tuning guide for HFM is available on this links: http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E57185_01/OHFMA/optimizing_performance.htm

    - For FDMEE, as it is full WebLogic java deployment, please follow guide for JVM, WebLogic and RDBMS tuning (combine ODI, FDM and DRM tuning).

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