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I'm trying to estimate IOPS requirements of my application running on 32-bit CentOS 6.2. I started to take some measurement on a machine with SATA disks and I'm quite confused of difference between ...
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I'm having a hard time figure out the reason cause high iowait on my server. This is log of iostat -xm 5 5 Linux 2.6.32-358.6.1.el6.x86_64 (prod-1.localdomain) 09/28/2013 _x86_64_ (16 CPU) ...
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Find current IOPS usage of EBS volume from my application on AWS EC2

I am relatively new to AWS and disk performance. I am trying to figure out how much provisioned IOPS does my application need to perform well. Currently My PHP and MySQL application is hosted on EC2 ...
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I have noticed decrease in server performance (page load speed become lower), then I went to investigate and have found in munin graphs (which tracks server's resources) that there was big changes on ...
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We are hosting a set of websites on VM Cloud. These sites were previously on a couple of dedicated servers but to enhance performance, we transferred them onto a Cloud environment. The Cloud has SSD ...
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Disk IOPS count in GNU/Linux

I can't find information about ways to count disk iops in GNU/Linux for some time period. I saw iostat, but I'm not sure it is right way. Also i need tool, that can count iops for all time since ...
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How to interpret iozone values

I ran a test to measure my I/O IOPS on Linux: iozone -s 4g -r 2k -r 4k -r 8k -r 16k -r 32k -O -b /tmp/results.xls iozone claims that output is in operations per second yet the numbers are too big ...
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How would I find out how many IOPS my Linux system can handle?