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Is context switching time and dispatch latency same?
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Dispatcher is used for changing state of process from ready to running. So I would guess dispatch latency is the amount of time required to change state from ready to running, for a particular process. In context switch on the other hand, kernel running in context on a process stops and starts running in context of another process.

I might be wrong.

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