Demystifying SharePoint Performance Management Part 9 – Don’t believe everything you R/W

This entry is part 9 of 11 in the series Perf

Hi and welcome to Part 9 (bloody hell… nine!) of my series on trying to demystify SharePoint performance management a bit. If by any chance you have been asked to provide some sizing information for your organisation and you are finding the resources online a bit overwhelming, this… Continue reading

Demystifying SharePoint Performance Management Part 8 – More on SQL and SQLIO

This entry is part 8 of 11 in the series Perf

Well here we are at part 8 of my series on making SharePoint performance management that little bit easier to understand. What is interesting about this series is its timing. If by some minute chance that the marketing tsunami has passed you by at the time I write… Continue reading

Demystifying SharePoint Performance Management Part 7 – Getting at Latency, IOPS and MBPS

This entry is part 7 of 11 in the series Perf

Hi all, and welcome to part 7 of this series on SharePoint performance planning. This is the point of the series where I realise that I have much more to write about than I intended. Last time this happened I never got around to finishing the series (*blush*… Continue reading

Demystifying SharePoint Performance Management Part 6 – The unholy trinity of Latency, IOPS and MBPS

This entry is part 6 of 11 in the series Perf

Hi all Welcome to part 6 on my series in making SharePoint performance management that little more digestible. To recap where we have been, I introduced the series by comparing lead versus lag indicators before launching into an examination of Requests Per Second (RPS) as a performance indicator.… Continue reading

Demystifying SharePoint Performance Management Part 5 – So what is latency anyway?

This entry is part 5 of 11 in the series Perf

Hi all Welcome to part 5 in my attempt to make SharePoint performance management a little more accessible. Now that we have dealt with the world of request per second in parts two, three and four, we will focus our attention somewhere different for a post or three.… Continue reading