Capacity Planning Basics – APM Digest

Bob Wescott outlines keys to capacity planning, including the gathering of important metrics. He also discusses challenges, such as response times, that cannot be determined through capacity planning alone:

Capacity planning starts by gathering key performance meters at a peak time on a reasonably busy day. Almost any day will do, as long as the system load is high enough to clearly differentiate it from the idle system load.

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