SQL Server & Disk Partition Alignment
Published Mar 23 2019 11:05 AM 1,047 Views
First published on MSDN on Nov 05, 2008

Jimmy May is sharing a very good slide-deck about the importance of Disk Partition Alignment.


You can find some other useful information about this topic on the Microsoft web site:

·         Predeployment I/O Best Practices - SQL Server Best Practices Article

·         Disk Subsystem Performance Analysis for Windows subsys_perf.doc


·         Disk performance may be slower than expected when you use multiple disks in Windows Server 2003, in Windows XP, and in Windows 2000



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