Scaling MySQL on a 256-way T5440 server with ZFS
By Jennifer Glore on Nov 11, 2008
Recently, some tests were conducted at Sun that show that MySQL with ZFS can scale on our servers with Cool Threads technology. These tests show that MySQL can scale on these systems with little tuning expertise. The tests used database sharding and application partitioning to obtain the optimal configuration. Some details of the tests can be found here.
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