We bang the heck out of our IO systems here at Spinn3r so having more options is always welcome.
Bryan Cantrill, one of the original DTrace developers, worked on this bad boy so there’s obviously going to be an emphasis on performance analysis.
This is one of the main competitive advantages of the 7000 series.
Out of the box you have a full admin console for performance tuning. It doesn’t stop at just raw IOs because they’ve instrumented it with a bunch of dtrace scripts.
You can view IOPS per file, CPU, make runtime tuning and configuration changes. Basically, the entire …[Read more]