Reading Storage Benchmarks – The Details matter

Good post by Howard Marks (thank you)

As I prepare to speak at Interop about all storage things flashy and software-defined, I’m quite disappointed at how many vendors, and some of my fellow analysts, present their benchmark data. Given the sophistication of today’s storage systems and software, the details of how benchmarks were run matter now more than ever. Let’s review the details you should be looking for when evaluating storage performance claims.

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