Optimizing AIX 5L performance, Monitoring your CPU, Part 1

CPU overview, considerations, and tuning methodology

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Ken Milberg

Date archived: May 16, 2019 | First published: April 17, 2007

Just when you thought it was going to be an ordinary day, you receive a phone call and hear the worst six words dreaded by most AIX® administrators. Which of course is, "Why is the system so slow?" If you have done your homework, the answer to that question is relatively simple.

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