In this chapter:
Analysis—What factors to consider for capacity planning
Metrics—A "baseline" set of capacity-planning numbers derived from an existing application (we'll use our sample application, WebAuction) you can use in determining the infrastructure required to meet your deployment requirements
Capacity planning best practices
After designing your WebLogic Server deployment and building the application, the next step is to test your deployment to see whether it meets your intended performance criteria. How many registered users should your system support? How many requests per second should it be able to handle? What sort of network and hardware infrastructure is required to meet your ...