StarWind Resource Library

StarWind Deduplication vs Nexenta Deduplication Test Report

Published: May 5, 2012

CONFIGURATION

 

TEST INSTALLATION OF MS WINDOWS 2008 R2 ON VIRTUAL MACHINE

 

SYNTHETIC TEST

StarWind, Nexenta: Size of the used disk is 30 GB

* For tests with 4K deduplication block size, the volume on the client was formatted with 4K NTFS cluster size.

* For tests with 64K deduplication block size, the volume on the client was formatted with 64K NTFS cluster size.

 

VM COPY TEST

 

LOCAL HDD TEST