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From "Perrin Harkins" <>
Subject Re: Best filesystem type for mod_cache in reverse proxy?
Date Mon, 24 Nov 2008 21:08:46 GMT
On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 3:46 PM, Michael Peters <> wrote:
> He's already using RAID0, which should be the best performance of RAID since
> it doesn't have to use any parity blocks/disks right?

Yes, I missed that.  He could still improve the throughput by adding more disks.

> And from what I've
> seen about SSD (can't find a link now) filesystems haven't caught up to it
> to make a real difference with one over the other. They do have much lower
> powser usage though (which is why they find their way into laptops).

We're talking high-end SSD, not the stuff they put in laptops.  It's
fast, and you can make a RAID array of them, and it's within a
reasonable price range now.

A ton of RAM in the server might help too.

- Perrin

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