Chapter 4. Optimizing the system performance using the web console
Learn how to set a performance profile in the RHEL 8 web console to optimize the performance of the system for a selected task.
4.1. Performance tuning options in the web console
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 provides several performance profiles that optimize the system for the following tasks:
- Systems using the desktop
- Throughput performance
- Latency performance
- Network performance
- Low power consumption
- Virtual machines
tuned service optimizes system options to match the selected profile.
In the web console, you can set which performance profile your system uses.
For details about the
tunedservice, see Monitoring and managing system status and performance.
4.2. Setting a performance profile in the web console
This procedure uses the web console to optimize the system performance for a selected task.
The web console is installed and accessible.
For details, see Installing the web console.
Log into the RHEL 8 web console.
For details, see Logging in to the web console.
- Click Overview.
In the Performance Profile field, click the current performance profile.
- In the Change Performance Profile dialog box, change the profile if necessary.
Click Change Profile.
- The Overview tab now shows the selected performance profile.