Apr 11, 2017

[HDGEM] Data compression enables smaller database size, reduced I/O, and improved throughput, at the small cost of increased CPU utilization.

Because processors and cache memories have increased in speed more than disk storage devices, many workloads are disk-bound.

Compression is especially valuable for read-intensive applications, on systems with enough RAM to keep frequently used data in memory.

Posted By Blogger to HDGEM at 4/11/2017 07:28:00 AM
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