Performance Testing the 7000 series, part 3 of 3

For performance testing storage products, in particular the Sun Storage 7000 series, I previously posted the top 10 suggestions for performance testing, and the little stuff to check. Here I’ll post load generation scripts I’ve been using to measure the limits of the Sun Storage 7410 (people have been asking for these.) Load Generation Scripts [...]

Posted on May 26, 2009 at 10:00 am by Brendan Gregg · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Performance Testing the 7000 series, part 2 of 3

With the release of the Sun Storage 7000 series there has been much interest in the products performance, which I’ve been demonstrating. In my previous post I listed 10 suggestions for performance testing – the big stuff you need to get right. The 10 suggestions are applicable to all perf testing on the 7000 series. [...]

Posted on April 2, 2009 at 4:43 pm by Brendan Gregg · Permalink · 5 Comments
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Performance Testing the 7000 series, part 1 of 3

With the introduction of the Sun Storage 7000 series there has been much interest in its performance, which I’ve been demonstrating in this blog. Along with Bryan and Roch, I’ve also been helping other teams properly size and evaluate their configurations through performance testing. The advent of technologies like the hybrid storage pool makes performance [...]

Posted on March 23, 2009 at 10:00 am by Brendan Gregg · Permalink · 3 Comments
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