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Windows Server 2012 - CPU utilization

I have Windows Server 2012 machine which has 32 cores. In Task Manager, it shows 32 cores and 64 logical processors, because of hyperthreading. My CPU utilization is in the screenshot below: Can ...
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Why does Windows have such a loose processor affinity

A while back, I did some playing around with new Win2008 virtual machine and found some serious concerns. The server is Dell T610. 16gig, 4 core, 8 logical, 2.4ghz Xeon, 5600 series. ESXi 4.1.0 The ...
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1answer
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Single-threaded application being balanced across CPU cores?

Is there an easy way to check whether a certain single-threaded application is being balanced across CPU cores by Windows? I have already tried Process Explorer but I could not find a way to read it ...
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3answers
294 views

Windows time command equivalent

There is a command in Linux that outputs system utilization called time. Is there a Windows equivalent? Or how else can I manually use the task manager commands in a batch file?
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Hyper-V not scaling processor access for Windows Server 2000 VM

I have a Dell R710 rack hosting several VM's: Windows Server 2008 R2 w/ Hyper-V dual Xeon 5520's @ 2.26 GHz 32GB mem teamed nic (4 gigabit NICs) all VM's are on their own set of mirrored SAS disks ...
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What is more important to SQL 2008, RAM or CPU power?

I currently have a server which runs SSIS 2008 and SQL 2008. I want to improve the performance of the server and keep the performance of the server steady when SSIS is running. I have an SSIS package ...
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2answers
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Dual CPU Intel Xeon E5620 OR Single CPU Intel Core i7 980X

We are setting up a Windows 2008 Server to serve as NAT/VPN access server for our local network. Previous server we used for NAT/VPN was an Intel X3440 (single cpu) , during peak hours CPU usage was ...
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Disable CPU Scaling in Windows Server 2008 R2

How do you disable CPU power management scaling in Windows Server 2008 R2? After setting the Control Panel, Power Management plan to performance and then rebooting -- CPUID's Cpu-Z still shows the ...
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701 views

How to detect NX/XD bit under Windows

I'm trying to find a way to detect (using software) if the system I'm on has 'No eXecute' bit capability. Under Linux I would simply list the CPU features using /proc/cpuinfo but I found nothing in ...
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Does Windows performance degrade past a certain level of CPU utilization?

Is there a recommended average CPU threshold in running Windows boxes based on experience in other shops? Background: We are running with Windows Server 2003 32-bit OS. Servers are handling a major ...
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4answers
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Getting a per thread CPU statistics

How do I get the current usage of CPU for each thread in a specific application? Is it possible to get that information from somewhere or using some tool?
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How to Monitor Windows Hosts Network Bandwidth through SNMP?

I need to monitor Linux and Windows hosts with SNMP and Cacti. I am looking for results in a graph format like MRTG. I'm looking for the following on the Windows Hosts: Disk Utilization, CPU load, ...
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Get a history of CPU/memory usage

Is there someway to record Task Managers info about CPU and memory usage to examine later? Or an equivalent tool?
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How can I send an alert on CPU usage in Windows Server 2008

I am running Windows Server 2008 and frequently there is a single process that spikes the CPU usage to 25% or more and causes a lot of slow down issues. The server is being used remotely by approx 30 ...
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4answers
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Get python cpu usage

Anyone using a Python script to monitor CPU usage on a Windows machine ? i've google for some time but have not been able to find any usable script. could you guys show me some example of what you're ...
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12answers
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Citrix degrades with 100% CPU

We have a Citrix PS4.0 farm made up of 2 physical and 2 virtual Citrix servers. Any one of them at some point or another will eventually degrade in performance due to hitting 100% CPU usage. I can ...
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Monitor ram and CPU usage

I am testing a variety of tech on my PC before deploying it and i notice sometimes my computer gets really slow sometimes and i am unsure why. I am running windows XP professional edition SP2, i ...