Re: ASM LUN sizes and number of disks

Hi Gopal

Thanks for the answer .

Can you please let me know which part of the AWR report shows me the IOPS times.

regards
Hrishy


--- On Sat, 8/11/08, K Gopalakrishnan <kaygopal@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> From: K Gopalakrishnan <kaygopal@xxxxxxxxx>
> Subject: Re: ASM LUN sizes and number of disks
> To: hrishys@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Cc: oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Date: Saturday, 8 November, 2008, 12:49 AM
> Hrishy,
> 
> The number of spindles are dependent on the required IOPS.
> In theory a
> 15K drive (Fiber channel) can sustain around 150-180 IOPS.
> So if you are short on IOPS going to higher capacity disks
> will make
> your database much slower (in your new/upgraded config you
> are
> essentially cutting the I/O capacity by half) .
> 
> Look at your AWR/Statspack to figure out your IOPS
> requirement and
> make your decision on moving to 200G drives.
> 
> 
> Best Regards,
> K Gopalakrishnan
> Co-Author: Oracle Wait Interface, Oracle Press 2004
> http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/007222729X/
> 
> Author: Oracle Database 10g RAC Handbook, Oracle Press 2006
> http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/007146509X/
> 
> 
> 
> On Thu, Nov 6, 2008 at 11:30 PM, hrishy
> <hrishys@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Hi
> >
> > We have a 200Gb database and there are 6X50gb luns
> comprising a diskgroup called dataDG
> >
> > Since my database is growing around 100gb per year i
> am planning to add two 200Gb disks to the above diskgroups
> and simulatenously drop the 6 50gb disks off.
> >
> > I understand reblance would trigger in my case and i
> am planning to add 200gb disks to the luns and increase the
> diskgroup sizes.
> >
> > My question is there a formula or a rule of thumb to
> determine the number disks and the size given a database
> size and estimated growth rates?
> >
> > regards
> > Hrishy
> >
> >
> >
> >
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