What filesystem is recommended for maximum performance on centos/redhat 5.x? (64 bit)
We were thinking either EXT3 or XFS as they are what we have used the most but wanted to get the official splunk recommendation. This will be for our indexing servers that will be doing high volume indexing and searching and storing data for long periods of time.
Overall hardware config will be:
asked 01 Jul '10, 22:34
Raid 10 is supposed to have the best performance, and I've heard that recommended from several sources. I'm not sure the filesystem makes as significant a difference as long as its supported (someone please correct me if I'm wrong.).
answered 01 Jul '10, 23:04