Category Archives: Benchmarks

Intel 910 SSD ZFS benchmark results on OpenIndiana 151a1 for 8k IOPs using filebench and pgbench

These are the benchmark results of my testing the Intel 910 with pgbench and filebench. The test parameters are outlined in each run. For file filebench, the size of the file was set to 20GB, with primary cache disable and … Continue reading

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Using OpenIndiana on Dedicated Hardware to Blow the Doors Off of the Amazon Cloud

I wrote his article back in August of 2011 but for whatever reason did not publish it. So I took a job at a mobile engagement management company (now some seven months ago) as the head of operations (for those … Continue reading

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