Optimizing AIX 5L performance, Tuning network performance, Part 3

Monitoring your network packets and tuning the network

From the developerWorks archives

Ken Milberg

Date archived: December 19, 2016 | First published: January 29, 2008

This three-part series on AIX® networking focuses on the challenges of optimizing network performance. Part 1 provided a networking overview and also discussed the tools you need to monitor your hardware, including netstat, netpmon, entstat, and nmon. Part 2 discussed monitoring and tuning NFS subsystems. This final part, Part 3, shows you how to monitor network packets The series also offers best practices for network I/O performance tuning.

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