This paper examines the impact that disk fragmentation has on servers. Storage servers can experience high levels of disk thrashing caused from excessive file fragmentation. It also examines a series of tests that were conducted and their results to look at common server tasks that are likely to be affected by disk fragmentation.
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This edition of WinStorage ezine, from SearchWinComputing.com, will cover: Enhancements and limitations of DFS in R2, the good and bad news of the dropping price of storage and five storage management tasks that are a waste of time.
This paper compares the enterprise-targeted technologies in the Diskeeper performance software product line with the basic defragmentation solution offered in Windows’ more recent operating system releases. It outlines 22 considerations and solutions for defragmentation which is critical to the performance of every windows system.
This paper examines how to maximize the performance of your Windows SAN infrastructure. The SAN’s role is to provide the storage; the operating system’s job is to deliver that data in a manner that works best. It also examines the benefits of defragmentation.
As more and more software buyers are turning towards SaaS platforms rather than on-premise, is your business ready to make the shift? In this guide, learn how to navigate the transition to a SaaS app platform and discover the 5 common issues you'll likely meet along the way.
In this e-guide, read about the IT outage at Woolworths that shut down checkouts and forced shoppers to leave their groceries behind, what you can do to avert a disaster through a recovery plan and the top business continuity risks you should be aware of this year.
This resource brief highlights a distributed, software-defined storage solution built with container-enabled platforms in mind—such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux and OpenShift. Read on to see its features in full, including point-and-click provisioning with granular virtual disk policy selection.
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