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CPU Load Average

Users can analyze the CPU load average by Trend or by % Change. The load averages are displayed for 1, 5, and 15 minute intervals. Here is an example of the UI.

The key notion to remember between the 1, 5 and 15 minute averages is the fact that these numbers are averages collected over time. This means that a high number for the 1 minute average is less significant than a high average in the 5 and 15 minute ranges, because it may just be a “spike” and may resolve itself soon enough.

observer_server_cpu_load_average.txt · Last modified: 2015/06/03 09:41 by billy