Course Specifics

Course Outline

  • Introduction To System Performance System Performance issues
  • System Resources.
  • Monitoring System Activity The ps Command
  • The cron Command
  • System Accounting
  • The sar Command
  • The vmstat Command
  • Managing The Workload Reducing Workload
  • Scheduling Priority
  • Using at and cron for off-peak processing
  • CPU Performance Kernel Tables
  • Kernel Parameters
  • Monitoring CPU Usage
  • Tuning Guidelines
  • Memory Performance Paging and Swapping
  • Conserving Memory
  • Monitoring Memory Usage
  • Tuning Guidelines
  • Disk Performance Partitions and Filesystems
  • Planning and Creating Filesystems
  • Filesystem Buffers
  • Monitoring Disk Usage
  • Tuning Guidelines
  • Kernel Configuration System V Kernels
  • BSD Kernels
  • Custom Kernels

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