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1KB Sequential Writes on DAS
There were some questions about the use 1KB sequential writes in my previous post to test the performance impact of file fragmentation on a drive presented from a high end enterprise class disk array.
There were two reasons for testing 1KB sequential writes:
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1KB Sequential Writes
It’s well known that disk I/O performance can be severely impacted by fragmentation at the file system level. In other words, when a file is allocated space from many small fragments, its performance can be much worse than when its space is allocated from a single contiguous chunk. The impact is most pronounced with ...