How to calculate exactly data transfer rate for storage operation and is transfer rate depends on size of data transfer in Azure storage

Richkm 146 Reputation points
2021-08-04T06:52:35.793+00:00

Hello,
We are getting DurationMs and ServerLatencyMs details from the StorageFileLogs.
From the Microsoft documentation, that I read, the DurationMs shows the total time taken for completing the request,
and the ServerLatencyMs shows the total time taken to complete the operation.

Question 1 for example, If we are performing a 8GB data copy operation on the File Share, then which parameter will confirm the time taken to copy the 8GB data?
Question 2: or these DurationMs and ServerLatencyMs values depends on size of data transfer suppose what if data transfer suppose 1TB instead 8GB.

Thank
Richkm

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  1. Sumarigo-MSFT 44,081 Reputation points Microsoft Employee
    2021-08-04T10:35:06.997+00:00

    @Richkm Welcome to Microsoft Q&A Forum, Thankyou for posting your query here!

    1. It depends on your bandwidth and performance will vary based on your environmental settings and configuration, we guarantee you the below speed
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    Azure Files scalability and performance targets
    2. It's also depends on the performance, the above mentioned article will help you ,

    You can use azure speed test: https://www.azurespeed.com/Azure/Latency

    Refer to this MSDN thread which provided detailed information on Azure Files performance:https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/ccff3e9c-eb7d-4c65-964f-008ace97ccc7/speed-up-azure-file-service?forum=windowsazuredata

    Reference:https://weberblog.net/network-transfer-1-big-vs-100-small-files/

    Hope this helps!
    Kindly let us know if the above helps or you need further assistance on this issue.

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