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iometer Alternative

Posted on 2011-03-24
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Hi Experts,

1. Do you know any software which is alternative and easy to use as "iometer" please?
2. On this video he uses a software for i/o any one knows what it is ?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nTKdKhmP5KE
Thanks
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 63 total points
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try this software package

DiskTT (Disk Throughput Tester) measures the performance of your harddrive`s read and write function. You can select a folder or drive to test and the program performs a real-time test on the selected disk.

http://www.snapfiles.com/get/disktt.html

 DiskTT (Disk Throughput Tester)
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Thanks, Any ideas which sidtwRe was used in the YouTube video ??
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VMware's internally developed apps, as used on their training courses.
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Thanks.. hanccocka

Anyone who knows any other tools ??
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What are you wanting to test, there are many disk testing tools?
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Although its not as easy to use as IOmeter, my personal favourite is IOzone (iozone.org) it generates really neat 3d graphs (via Excel) on io by record and blocksize. Its a command line tool, but "iozone -a" is all you need to start with.
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