In 1996, BMC Software, Cisco Systems, Compaq Computer, Intel, and Microsoft sponsored the Web-Based Enterprise Management (WBEM) initiative, an effort to provide a unifying mechanism for describing and sharing management information.
LSLOG is the LoadSim log analysis program. It calculates the npercentile (pctile) average response time value from the .log file that LoadSim creates during a run. LSLOG can perform a variety of other useful functions, including truncating unwanted data, merging multiple .log files, and displaying the time spanned by the data in the .log file. The syntax for each of these functions is explained below.
To run LSLOG, from the Windows NT command prompt, type
Our industry is very dynamic, with product schedules and delivery plans changing constantly. LoadSim is no exception. As many of you discovered, LoadSim 5.0 was not available on the Microsoft Web site. Instead, Microsoft decided to limit distribution of version 5.0 and widely distribute version 5.5. By the time you read this article, LoadSim 5.5 should be available from Microsoft's Web site. (You can download LoadSim at http://backoffice.microsoft.com/downtrial/default.asp?product=5).