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SAS workload performance improvements with IBM XIV Storage System Gen3

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Abstract

This paper describes the feature enhancements in IBM XIV Storage System Gen3 (software release 11.1.1) and how these enhancements can help improve I/O performance for SAS business analytics workloads. The paper also demonstrates how SAS Grid is deployed on IBM Power servers with XIV Gen3 and IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS), along with I/O performance data for SAS Grid workloads and comparison of I/O performance with IBM XIV Storage System second-generation model.

Original Publication Date

23 May 2013

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Document Information

Modified date:
27 October 2020

UID

WP102258