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System Monitoring

  1. Yanhong A. Liu1,
  2. Jeffrey J. P. Tsai2

Published Online: 14 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470050118.ecse492

Wiley Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Engineering

Wiley Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Engineering

How to Cite

Liu, Y. A. and Tsai, J. J. P. 2007. System Monitoring. Wiley Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Engineering. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

  2. 2

    University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 DEC 2007

Abstract

System monitoring collects information about the behavior of a computer system while the system is running. This article examines components and techniques for system monitoring, monitoring principles, workload selection, and implementation.

Keywords:

  • triggering;
  • test workload;
  • turnaround time;
  • software monitoring;
  • wordload selection;
  • event;
  • sampling;
  • hardware monitoring;
  • hybrid monitoring