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8.1.5 Shared Busses / Performance




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This article is from the storage FAQ part2, by Rodney D. Van Meter with numerous contributions by others.

8.1.5 Shared Busses / Performance

    Also known as, "It's only a 500KB/sec. tape drive, why do I care if
the burst rate is only 2 MB/sec.?" or gets good marks for "plays well
with others".

Most of this is relevant to all shared busses, not just SCSI.
burst v. sustained performance, disconnect, command overhead, etc.
    

 

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