I/O operations are time consuming and may impact the user experience. As a system administrator, you want to monitor disk operations and, when swapping is executed, to know when systems may slow down.
How to use Splunk software for this use case
For more great content from the Splunk Education and Training team, check out Splunk How-To on YouTube or sign up for a course. In addition, these Splunk resources might help you understand and implement this search:
- Splunk App: Infrastructure Troubleshooting and Monitoring
- Splunk Answers: How to monitor storage speed I/O utilization by host