|Component||Checks & Agents|
|Title||Threshold Levels for steal cpu time in Linux/Unix|
|Checkmk Edition||Checkmk Raw Edition (CRE)|
|Compatibility||Compatible - no manual interaction needed|
Steal CPU time is the percentage of time a virtual CPU waits for a real CPU while the hypervisor is servicing another virtual processor. Its presense can be now monitored by setting up threshold limits as a fraction of the total CPU utilization time.