I've set up 8x500gb disks in raid0 on an EBS optimized EC2 instance and I ran iops.py to check the speed, but it seems really slow. Does anyone know if this is normal speeds for raid0? I'd think I'd ...
How do I know what is the best configuration for RAID 0 (mdadm create options) between the to ephemeral drives?
We have a MySQL server running on an Amazon EC2 c1.medium instance relying on a single EBS volume using the ext3 filesystem for storage. This MySQL server is queried ~500/ps by several applications ...
I'm using amazon, and there is docs everywhere to use xfs. Is xfs a software based raid? Is it fast?