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Monitoring network bandwidth, CPU and memory effectively

Here is a bunch of handy tips for today that will likely remain in your armoury forever. As a Linux sysadmin it’s sometimes difficult to visualise just what is causing a performance problem. Sure, it’s easy enough to see which process is hogging the CPU with tools like ‘top’ or its fancier brother, htop. When it comes to figuring out the long term load on a machine or understanding how much memory and network bandwidth…