Thursday, June 17, 2010

XFS the next great filesystem for your data?

I've been planning the reconstruction of a few servers lately and the rethinking of what the best approach might be has led me to XFS. While true it may once have been risky to use XFS in the past it appears they have made some improvements and XFS is now a great option for your data file system.

Here is a good rundown of XFS: http://blog.2ndquadrant.com/en/2010/04/the-return-of-xfs-on-linux.html