Performance considerations for UNIX servers
This chapter describes performance considerations for attaching a DS8000 storage system to UNIX systems in general, and then explores performance monitoring and tuning for the IBM AIX operating system.
This chapter includes the following topics:
•Planning and preparing UNIX servers for performance
•UNIX disk I/O architecture
•AIX disk I/O components
•AIX performance monitoring tools
•Testing and verifying the DS8000 storage system
9.1 Planning and preparing UNIX servers for performance
Planning and configuring ...