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mercredi 27 avril 2011

Partition alignment and NTFS Allocation unit size

Below is a table of recommendations for use with Exchange.

Best practice: 64 KB for both .edb and log file volumes.


Recommended Value

Storage Track Boundary

64K or greater. (1MB recommended)

NTFS allocation unit/cluster size

64KB (DB and Log Drives)

RAID Stripe size

256KB or greater. Check with your storage vendor for best practices

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