Why IOPS matter for the database?

added by DotNetKicks
2/5/2018 2:15:43 PM

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It is writing 76Kb to disk, at a rate of about 6KB per second. To compare, a 1984 modem would actually be faster. What is going on? As it turned out, the IOPS on the system was left in their default state, and we had less than 200 IOPS for the disk.