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Block size for StorageWorks DAT 40i?

Johan Orö
Occasional Contributor

Block size for StorageWorks DAT 40i?

What is the default block size for the StorageWorks DAT 40i?

What are the possible values for block size on the StorageWorks DAT 40i?

What is the relation between block size and buffer size?

I searched the documentation for the above information.....is it available somewhere?
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Dave Dewar
Trusted Contributor

Re: Block size for StorageWorks DAT 40i?

Hi,


below is a link that discusses some performance considersations including backup appl block size for DAT drives

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=lpg50167&locale=en_US

Buffer size for DAT40i is 8MB, see link below
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?locale=en_US&objectID=lpg50170&locale=en_US&taskId=101&prodSeriesId=63890&prodTypeId=12169

Cheers,

Dave Dewar