RHEL

The nicstat command is top like utility for network interface card (NIC). It displays information and statistics about all your network card such as packets, kilobytes per second, average packet sizes and more. It works under Solaris and Linux operating systems.

In this post, I will explain how to install and use the nicstat command to find out stats about your NICs under Debian / Ubuntu / RHEL / CentOS Linux operating systems.
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The iotop command is top like utility for disk I/O. It watches I/O usage information output by the Linux kernel. It displays a table of current I/O usage by processes or threads on the Linux system. This post explains how to install and use iotop command to find out what’s stressing (or program names) on your hard drives under Linux operating systems.
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