SysBench is a cross-platform and multithread modular benchmarking tool, which is used to evaluate the performance of core parameters of high-load databases. SysBench helps you quickly know the database system performance without complex database benchmark settings and even with no database installed.
In this article, SysBench 0.5 is used for testing. Click Here to download it.
Run the following command to install SysBench.
# yum install gcc gcc-c++ autoconf automake make libtool bzr mysql-devel
# unzip sysbench-0.5.zip
# cd sysbench-0.5
# ./configure --prefix=/usr --mandir=/usr/share/man
# make install