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Hurricane/Major Storm Preparation (Doc ID 2062134.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 05, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Network Management for Utilities - DMS - Version and later
Oracle Utilities Network Management System - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


What options exist in the NMS application to help minimize the possibility of system performance issues during a Hurricane/Major Storm?

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In this Document
 Immediate preparation
 Minimize the number of Events in JMService memory and what the Work Agenda is loading.
 Set DDService to only listen to certain important alarm types and set autoclear period reasonable.
 In the Authority tool:
 Avoid doing Model Builds during heavy loads if possible.
 Feeder Load Management (FLM) forecasting and history is of minimal value when a storm is occurring due to rapidly changing network conditions.
 Review any Debug that is turned on in the NMS Services or WebLogic application.
 Reduce the overall number of Study Sessions.
 Longer term preparation
 NMS Service Packs and Patch Bundles
 Data Purging
 Hardware sizing and performance testing
 Internal Processes

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