Performance tuning applications & process

Shows you how to detect and fix performance issues, with SQL queries, processes and applications without making it to complex.

Oracle performance tuning PDF guide download here: Guide.pdf

Oracle performance tuning video tutorial:

Oracle performance tuning
Oracle performance tuning

Have written an integrated document which incorporates a summary of the video tutorial, and its available for download here.

UPDATE: An updated version of the above document is available here: (now includes case studies to showing application of the performance tuning ideas suggested.

However, if you are new to the topic, I recommend watching the video tutorial first to get some background.

This includes additionally, process tuning and application tuning. It discusses the nuances of Oracle performance tuning, without getting into complex technicalities like cost based / role based optimizers.