[smokeping-users] smokeping's server capacity

Tobias Oetiker tobi at oetiker.ch
Fri Nov 30 17:11:24 CET 2007


if it is snmp latency then this is probably right, the question is
if you cisco is happy with this ...

you might want to look into using the remote smokeping


Today Dez Cadena wrote:

> Tobias Oetiker wrote:
> > Dez,
> >
> > what makes you think the process is diskbound ? do you have high iowait ?
> >
> >
> Tobi,
> I thought that all storing to RRDs is performed right after all polling is
> done but I guess I'm wrong. By doing a smokeping --debug, I realised that
> RTTMon operation is set for first x devices (x=number of forks for probe) and
> then the response for those devices is stored to the appropriate RRDs... and
> so on
> So, the only way to further improve the "performnce" is to increase the number
> of forks per probe?

Tobi Oetiker, OETIKER+PARTNER AG, Aarweg 15 CH-4600 Olten
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