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/work-common - shared Lustre filesystem. Available on Hexagon, soon to be available on Fimm. Has no backup!

It has total sustained write performance of 3.05 GB/s.

To achieve optimal performance for you application it is recommended to adjust striping according to your needs. General recommendation for Lustre works.

You can find information on how to manage striping at Data_(Hexagon)#Management_of_large_files.

Default striping for /work-common:

  • 2 MB stripe size
  • 4 stripes

You can use the following benchmark graph as a reference for your optimal striping pattern.