[OpenIndiana-discuss] Fileserver performance with log and cache devices?
gary_mills at fastmail.fm
Fri Dec 2 18:44:44 UTC 2011
On Thu, Dec 01, 2011 at 08:59:48AM -0600, Gary Mills wrote:
> I'm in the process of setting up a fileserver running oi_151a. How
> can I determine the performance improvement from adding log and cache
> devices? I'm using filebench with the fileserver personality. Is
> that my best choice? So far, I've tried filebench directly on the
> server and also on an NFS client. What statistics should I be
So, can nobody answer my questions?
> To begin, I'm using a single 1 TB SAS disk on the server, without log
> or cache devices. I intend to add an Intel 311 SSD for the log and
> Intel 320 SSDs for the cache. I'd like to ensure that these improve
> NFS performance. I'd like CIFS and zfs send performance to be
> reasonable as well.
-Gary Mills- -refurb- -Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada-
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