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TPC-C test fail: The query processor could not start the necessary thread resources for parallel query execution (94845)

Receiving the following error when trying to run TPC-C test in BMF. "ODBC Error (37000,21C2) - [Microsoft][SQL Server Native Client 10.0][SQL Server]The query processor could not start the necessary thread resources for parallel query execution. ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 1/21/2016
(0 Ratings) 221 views
TPC-E job fails with 'Refresh data using backup sets' after changing job scale factor (121284)

Setting the Object/Data Retention to 'Refresh data using backup sets' on a TPC-E job will result in job error when changing the job scale factor after the initial run. The following error might result from the test: "Error: Execute TradeResult Frame2 insert holding_summary failure. ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 1/15/2016
(0 Ratings)
Cannot launch and Event Viewer captures "Hanging application BFactory.exe" (124322)

Benchmark Factory will not launch double clicking on the shortcut or on the BFactory.exe. No error message is thrown by Benchmark Factory but the Windows Event Viewer captured the following: Windows Event View has the following Application event: ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 1/11/2016
(1 Ratings) 988 views
Generating a 10TB Tpc-E database estimated to take 45 days but crashes after 2 days (184999)

Generating a 10TB Tpc-E database estimated to take 45 days but crashes after 2 days. 45 days to generate 10TB doesn't make sense as the db server cpu and memory are not overloaded. The BMF machine and network is not overloaded. ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 1/8/2016
(0 Ratings)
Error executing a SQL statement when running a scenario: "Error - ODBC Error Could not find store procedure xxx" (184728)

Under Test options of Capture/Replay job for SQL Server connection, user selects a scenario and from list of SQL queries he selects one statement to execute. The following error occurs: "Error - ODBC Error Could not find store procedure xxx". ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 12/31/2015
(0 Ratings)
Cannot place a high load on the target database after upgrading to 7.3 (184045)

After upgrading from 6.9.3 to 7.3 it is not possible to place a high load on the target database. Running the same Scalable Hardware Mixed test on the same target database with the same user levels and the same scale factor , the result is about 20 TPS instead of about 2000. ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 12/14/2015
(0 Ratings)
What is new in Benchmark Factory 7.3? (180424)

This article lists the new items in Benchmark Factory 7.3. New features. The following new features were introduced in this release of Benchmark Factory. Industry Standard Benchmark Testing. New Replication Benchmark Test. ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 11/4/2015
(0 Ratings) 88 views
How to get help with license issues? (177193)

How to get help with license issues? 1. Send an email to license@software. dell.com. 2. Open a license service request from Support Link: https://support.software.dell.com/licensing-assistance.

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database, Spotlight on SQL Server Enterprise
Last Updated On: 9/17/2015
(0 Ratings) 2665 views
Encountered Windows application error when importing trace file into Benchmark Factory for Databa (60072)

When trying to import an Oracle trace file into Benchmark Factory for Database (BMF) 6.1, encountered a Windows application error which forces BMF to shutdown automatically after the error. There are no logs generated in the BMF console error log. ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 8/11/2015
(2 Ratings) 1071 views
Getting error ""Missing Agent(s) to use for testing" when doing capture (156500)

Getting error ""Missing Agent(s) to use for testing" when doing capture Error Message:"Missing Agent(s)", means that the agent(s) need to be configured for the test. Click on the word 'Missing Agents' and it will bring up the Agent setup dialogue.

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 7/31/2015
(0 Ratings) 324 views
Getting error "Userload of XXX exceeds license amount" when doing capture (156501)

Getting error "Userload of XXX exceeds license amount" when doing capture. "Userload of XXX exceeds license amount" means that an additional virtual license pack needs to be purchased in order to run this test. Note that ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 7/31/2015
(0 Ratings) 430 views
Cannot connect to Performance Analysis SQL repository from Benchmark Factory (36823)

Unable to connect to a Performance Analysis Repository with SQL Server 2005 in BMF version 5.0.1. The PA Repository Database name is hard-coded. If the repository name is changed, it will not match what is hard-coded and the connection issue will occur. ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 7/13/2015
(0 Ratings) 971 views
Getting incorrect results when using parameter values in Test SQL for Scalability BMF test. (32356)

The load scenario user is using is Test SQL for Scalability, then user is using the Create Custom user scenario. User is working with Benchmark Factory using UDB v8.x on Windows XP. User is testing BMF and using basic sample queries. ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 7/13/2015
(0 Ratings) 1063 views
Error: "Unable to begin a session in logon()" (55655)

Benchmark Factory for Databases (BMF) has been installed on a remote machine and is getting these errors while running a test, eg. Scalibility Test. BMF works fine on the host machine but remote machines generate these errors: Unable to begin a session in logon(). ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 7/13/2015
(0 Ratings) 1277 views
Hardware spec requirements for 100 userload tests. (125154)

What are the hardware spec requirements for 100 userload test with no delay against a database. What type of hardware is needed? These tests will be using 100 user loads with 0 delay. User might also run the same tests ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 7/13/2015
(0 Ratings) 38013 views
Compare Results tab does not show imported test results. (155541)

Compare Results tab does not show imported test results. Select "TPC-E Jobs" link and change filter to "All Jobs" or use Run Reports outside of Benchmark Factory console.

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 7/13/2015
(0 Ratings) 31329 views
With remote agent, Benchmark Factory gives error "Not all configured Agent(s) have connected in a timely manner (153787)

Setting up both local and remote agent will cause the following error when running a test with a remote agent. Not all configured Agent(s) have connected in a timely manner. The test will completely with no results and the following message. ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 6/10/2015
(0 Ratings) 979 views
TPC-E object cannot go below 12.91 GB (153142)

Trying to set TPC-E job ojects beleow 12 GB (eg 119 MB) but Benchmark Factory is not allowing it and still shows 12.91 GB (see KB153142_Fig1.png). TPC-E objects by design cannot go lower than 12.91 GB.

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 5/27/2015
(0 Ratings) 967 views
How can you manually create the indexes for a TPC-C job on Oracle 12c? (153124)

How can you manually create the indexes for a TPC-C job on Oracle 12c? Please run the following statements against the database: CREATE UNIQUE INDEX C_Warehouse_I1 ON C_Warehouse(w_id); CREATE UNIQUE ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 5/27/2015
(0 Ratings) 558 views
Should Benchmark Factory be installed on a production server? (152881)

Should Benchmark Factory be installed on a production server? Are there server performance impacts that running BMF on would have? Running Benchmark Factory will have a big impact on a production server. Also, if the ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 5/21/2015
(0 Ratings) 1698 views
The TPC H Result QphH@Size is missing in the report in v7.1 (151973)

The TPC-H Result value 'Composite Query-per-Hour Performance Metric (QphH@Size)' is missing in the report after installing v7.1. It does still show in the reports for TPC-C tests. WORKAROUND: None. STATUS: Waiting for ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 5/7/2015
(0 Ratings) 632 views
Does Benchmark Factory have performance counters to monitor parameters such as CPU usage while tests are being run? (151243)

Does Benchmark Factory have performance counters to monitor parameters such as CPU usage while tests are being run? Benchmark Factory does not have any performance counters; however Spotlight (whether it be Spotlight ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 4/24/2015
(0 Ratings) 1384 views
Pulling per node test results on an Oracle 3 node RAC DB. (150115)

User needs to run a load test against an Oracle RAC (3-nodes) , and generate a report per node (instance level) , and one for total load (RAC level). Is it possible to query the repository for per node results ? Yes, Benchmark ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 4/1/2015
(0 Ratings) 596 views
Error during job execution: "invalid username/password" (150033)

After creating a job for new object creation, the test for connection is working successfully. However, when job is executed the following error is shown and job does not run: "Job Started Starting Agent(s) on xxx Started test Create ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 3/31/2015
(0 Ratings) 626 views
Easysoft ODBC driver for MongoDB doesn't connect when creating an Benchmark Factory ODBC conneciton (149447)

Creating an ODBC connection with Benchmark Factory with Easysoft ODBC driver for MongoDB gave the error: Could not logon to the server. ODBC Error (S1000,0) - [Easysoft ODBC] General error: No License slots available. ...

Product(s): Benchmark Factory for Database
Last Updated On: 3/19/2015
(0 Ratings) 710 views