boot storm

boot storm

The degradation of a server's performance when a large number of users boot their virtual desktops at the same time, such as at the beginning of a shift. See desktop virtualization.
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That green boot storm has certainly continued to rumble on.
Because of its position relative to the server CPU, five micro-second write latency, and scalable performance of up to 1-Million IOPS for a typical deployment of 8-ULLtraDIMMs working in parallel, the ULLtraDIMM significantly reduces VDI boot storm impact.
AV-TEST s overall evaluation consisted of four separate tests: the real-world test, prevalent malware detection test, Login VSI test and Boot Storm test.
Increased Performance Since moving to a FLASH 1st strategy with VNX, CRUK s storage performance has improved by 30% enabling its employees to complete simple tasks like opening emails instantly, and improve virtual desktop boot storm performance.
They have great performance for things like call centers with boot storms in the morning and for streaming video.