• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Explore key features and functionality of IBM application performance analysis tools, including IBM's Heap Analyzer and Thread and Monitor Dump Analyzer.

Learning Objectives

IBM HeapAnalyzer

  • start the course
  • recognize key features of IBM PMAT, including system requirements
  • run the IBM heap analyzer tool and process a heap dump
  • use the Tree View analysis
  • navigate through the objects list, types list, and root list, and recognize what each is used for
  • navigate through the Gap by Size and Gap statistics and recognize what each is used for
  • configure key features in the options menu

IBM Thread and Monitor Dump Analyzer

  • recognize key features of the IBM Thread and Monitor Dump Analyzer Tool including system requirements
  • install and run the Thread and Monitor Dump Analyzer
  • navigate user interface and key functionality and reporting

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.


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