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How to find what is wearing out my SSDs

It’s hard to be certain without more details on the age of the systems, the exact model and age of the SSDs, and a handful of other factors. Assuming good quality SSDs, 1-2% on the wear indicator in a ...
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How to find what is wearing out my SSDs

Check swapping - that is a typical indicator. Check whether you run any temp files for whatever software - that may be another one. Both need you to check and given that temp files are software ...
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How to find what is wearing out my SSDs

You can use ProcMon for Linux to trace file system calls. https://github.com/Sysinternals/ProcMon-for-Linux
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How to find what is wearing out my SSDs

You can approach this problem top-down. That means first set up a monitoring such as netdata that continuously writes all the relevant IO metrics into a database for all servers. Using that data you ...
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