Optimizing AIX 5L performance, Monitoring your CPU, Part 3

Controlling thread usage and CPU binding

From the developerWorks archives

Ken Milberg

Date archived: May 16, 2019 | First published: May 15, 2007

Part 3 of this series focuses on arguably the least understood area of Central Processing Unit (CPU) performance tuning: controlling thread usage and CPU binding. This article addresses key tools and utilities you can use to analyze threads and administrate your processes.

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