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Old 25th February 2005, 16:30
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In general I hate RAID 5 for production. See for more info. [UNDERSTATEMENT] RAID 5 is not the most performing [/UNDERSTATEMENT]. This can indeed be the root cause. I assume that if you remove RAID 5 and only stripe (only valid for test environments) you will see a dramatic IO improvement.

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BTW: this post has been made on my personal view. My employer might not share my point of view.
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