Chapter 25. System Performance Monitoring

Chapter Syllabus

  • 25.1 Tools Used for Performance Monitoring

  • 25.2 Using GlancePlus

Monitoring system activity provides information to diagnose a problem. Performance of individual system components plays a vital role in overall system response. HP-UX provides many tools that are used to monitor different system activities. Using these tools enables you to find any bottlenecks causing degradation in system performance. A slow system response may not always be due to a slow CPU. It may be caused by a slow disk, less memory installed in the system, a congested network, or some other slow responding system component. To diagnose the actual problem of a slow system, these tools are very helpful.

Some of the tools ...

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