HPE Expert
Re: HP SiteScope - Number of CPUs on AIX

On multi-processor systems, vmstat averages the number of CPUs into the output. For per-processor statistics, you'll need to use mpstat. 

 

SiS uses by default vmstat because is most-used command by admins for AIX CPU monitoring, the command that SiS issues displays 2 summaries (CPUs avg)  at 3-second intervals.

 

You could use this CPU command in a copy of the AIX.config tempate in templates.os (needs to restart SiS to pick up new file in Remote's OS dropdown): 

 

#
id=cpu
command=/usr/bin/mpstat 3 2
cpu=1
endMatch=/^CPU/
wait=14
idle=15
reverseLines=true

 

 

Kenneth Gonzalez
HP Support

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