Aug 19, 2022 12:00 AM

IOPS, Throughput & Latency Explained

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A look at IOPS, throughput and latency and what they are and when we may care.

In this Video

0:00 - Introduction

0:47 - Capacity

1:54 - IOPS

3:32 - Throughput

6:45 - Latency

11:20 - Summary and close

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