A List of performance and related books that I have actually read.
- Every Computer Performance Book
- Great overview of the fundamentals of computer systems performance.
- Authors Blog
- Storage Network Performance Analysis
- A practical guide to performance analysis for storage
- Sun Performance and Tuning
- The book that started it all for me
- Deep C Secrets
- Understanding how “C” code is executed is critical to performance analysis
- In Search of clusters
- Not a performance book per-se but well written on topic of clusters
- Computer Architecture – A Quantitative approach
- CS4 Course text c.1994
- Modern Operating Systems – Tannenbaum
- Possibly the best OS book ever.
- Panic – Crash Dump Analysis
- Understanding how code executes in the system is critical.
- gnuplot in action
- Why I like it. The section on “graphical data exploration” is worth the admission price alone.