RE: NFS Storage Versus SAN/NAS Storages - Performance Comparisons...somewhat OT

Date: Mon, 2 Feb 2009 13:24:29 +0530
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Specific to Network Filesystem (NFS/NAS only) following are the comparative Storage benchmark results of various Vendors:-

"Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation" ( Results are also Officially quoted by various organizations like NetApp etc

For NFS it is SPEC, NOT SPC.

Cheers & Thanks V much

From: [] On Behalf Of VIVEK_SHARMA Sent: Friday, January 30, 2009 6:18 PM
Subject: NFS Storage Versus SAN/NAS Storages - Performance Comparisons...somewhat OT


  1. Need Storage Performance comparison results between NFS Storage Versus SAN/NAS Storages. Will SPC benchmarks provide these results? Any Docs / Links pls?
  2. What Units from the comparative storage Benchmarks need to be Compared - is it IOPS , what else ?

Cheers & Thanks V much


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