1 Introduction and Roadmap

This chapter describes the contents and organization of this guide—Performance and Tuning for Oracle WebLogic Server.

Document Scope and Audience

This document is written for people who monitor performance and tune the components in a WebLogic Server environment. It is assumed that readers know server administration and hardware performance tuning fundamentals, WebLogic Server, XML, and the Java programming language.

Guide to this Document

Performance Features of this Release

WebLogic Server introduces the following performance enhancements: