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Setting partition alighment and allocation unit size

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 13, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server

I am looking at setting the partition offset and allocation unit size for a database drive. below are the configuration that i am looking to use.


partition offset: 1024K

allocation unit size: 64KB

If the database drive is to be exclusively used for OlTP, will a 8K allocation unit size make for better performance ?

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