Tag Archives: processor

PowerShell: Email on high CPU usage

Another quickie. The requirement was to get an email alert when CPU usage reached over 90%. This is achievable via PerfMon Data Collector Set alerts, EventLog task triggers and a script to send an email (unless you’re on pre-Server 2012 … Continue reading

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Dell PowerEdge Processor and Memory selector tool

Just found this, helps to ensure that your RAM doesn’t end up running slower than you expected: Dell PowerEdge Processor and Memory selector. Best of all it does include the latest Intel E5-2600v2 series CPUs, though it’s not using the … Continue reading

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EMC CLARiiON – Stuff I’ve learnt

FLARE 30.5 adds support for FCoE FAST Cache (also called Flash Cache depending where you look) – allows you to use solid state disks (SSD/flash disk) for write cache, up to 2TB. Because this cache is stored on flash disks … Continue reading

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