Processor running at 109% of the Maximum Frequency - CPU Usage well bell 10%

I had a server's CPU peg this morning forcing us to reboot the machine.  I was able to reboot from the OS cleanly.  The software that monitors CPU usage tossed it's warning at 9:26 AM.  Looking through the logs, I don't see any errors or warnings.  

Looking at the Resource Monitor - I see normal CPU usage, which for this machine is very minimal - typically under 10%.  But the "Maximum Frequency" field is running at over 100% - it never drops.  What do you make of this?
Azra LyndseyNerdAsked:
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Tony GiangrecoCommented:
I would track it down to a specific date & time and check the logs to see what happened at that time.  Possibly a backup, large SQL query, Anti Virus scan or other event could cause it.
Azra LyndseyNerdAuthor Commented:
Turns out that the >100% CPU thing is a consequence of a turbo mode in the BIOS.  Still can't figure out what caused the overload from this morning, we'll keep an eye on it and see what happens!

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Azra LyndseyNerdAuthor Commented:
Mine is the only solution for the >100% state of the processor.
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