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Best filesystem for VM storage? [closed]

What is the best file system for storing VM images? I am looking for features that can save some disk space like compression, deduplication, etc. ZFS is known...but any other alternatives in Linux ...
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Differential backup of dedup volume

We are currently doing a complete remote backup of our VM's once a week. This takes the whole weekend, and I'd like to speed up the process some if possible. We are backing up the VM's using Dedup, ...
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VMware ESXi 4 On-Disk Data Deduplication - possible and supported?

Environment: We are running multiple web, database, and application servers which usually share a pretty common installation (gentoo linux) and similar configuration in VMware ESXi 4. The differences ...