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what is storage alignment, what is the benefits of it.

Jason Yu
Jason Yu asked
Last Modified: 2015-03-16
I have a question from my coworker, he is the oracle DBA.

He asks me "Did the OS disk partition aligned in the VMs built for this purpose as well as in the template, RHEL5U8_ORAC11gRAC_temp?


what is the alignment ? what is the benefits of doing it.

Please advise, thank you.
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