Increase application performance with libhugetlbfs

About this Learning Path

Who is this for?

This is an advanced topic for engineers looking for ways to increase performance on Arm servers.

What will you learn?

Upon completion of this learning path, you will be able to:

  • Enable libhugetlbfs on an Arm server running Linux
  • Evaluate performance improvements for workloads such as MySQL.


Before starting, you will need the following:

  • An Arm server or virtual machine instance from a cloud service provider with Ubuntu installed
  • Knowledge of how to build a MySQL server and run the sysbench benchmark test