The performance detective, part 2, Prevention is better than cure

Practical steps to avoid system bottlenecks

From the developerWorks archives

David Tansley

Date archived: December 19, 2016 | First published: December 01, 2010

This second article in a two-part series on managing system performance looks at preventing performance problems. By keeping your system well-tuned, you can avoid a lot of stress. There are also steps you can take so that if the system does start to choke you're ready to identify the bottlenecks quickly and know where to go for help.

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