pro's / con's of multi-terabyte filesystems - Summary

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Date: Mon Jan 05 2009 - 11:03:25 EST
Thanks to George Cebulka, Damir Delija, Rachel Polanskis, Stan Horwitz, Joe
Fletcher [ Hello Joe(ex citi) ! ] for their informative responses which

Comments on ZFS' useability for large filesystems and the use of RAIDz,
caveat's for UFS [logging, restoreability ETC]. Various mount caveats for
i-node allocation over 1TB etc.
Informative Reading :

>> Given that the exisiting volume is a 1TB EMC/VxVM BCV braid we will be
going to a 2TB VXFS Filesystem rather than 2 x 1TB Filesystem's.

Kev Smith

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