Monthly Archives: November 2013

How I increased IOPS 200 times with XenServer and PVS

UPDATED INFO HERE: http://virtexperience.com/2014/03/10/an-update-about-my-experience-with-pvs/ In my previous blogpost I’m describing how the PVS 7.1 new Cache to Ram with overflow to disk does not give you any more IOPS than cache to disk. http://virtexperience.com/2013/11/05/pvs-7-1-ram-cache-with-overflow-to-disk/ During that test, I discovered that Intermediate … Continue reading

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PVS 7.1 RAM Cache with overflow to disk

UPDATED INFO HERE: http://virtexperience.com/2014/03/10/an-update-about-my-experience-with-pvs/ I was really excited when I discovered that Citrix Provisioning services 7.1 has an option to store cache in device RAM with overflow to local disk. Previously I’ve seen how cache to RAM is 10 times faster … Continue reading

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