Re: looking for book/articles on oracle physical IO outside the database
Date: Thu, 6 Aug 2009 12:04:30 -0700
On Thu, Aug 6, 2009 at 9:18 AM, Dba DBA <oracledbaquestions_at_gmail.com>wrote:
> does anyone know any good books that explain what happens in the stack when
> oracle makes a physical IO (readv OS call) going down to the disk. There is
> a stack involved in getting to the SAN.
I found this article good for understanding the basics of the storage as it relates to volumes:
Also, SAN for Dummies is good.
Hate the title, but is has good info:
Neither of these explore the stack as you are referring to it, but they do build a foundation for the basic architecture.
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