Unformatted text preview: upon to help select a new system or are trying to improve the performance of an existing system. This chapter also presents some of the factors that affect the performance of processors, programs, and magnetic disk storage. The ideas presented in these sections are of primary concern in system tuning. Good system performance tools (usually supplied by the manufacturer) are an indispensable aid in keeping a sys-tem running at its best. After completing this chapter, you will know what to look for in system tuning reports, and how each piece of information fits into the big picture of overall system performance....
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- Summer '14
- Computer program, Computer performance