Learn about Fio:
What is Fio?
Fio (Flexible I / O Tester) is an I / O performance benchmarking tool for Linux, other Unix systems as well as Windows. Fio’s author is Jens Axboe , maintainer of the block layer of the Linux kernel.In this article you will find version information for fio, hints for using fio shows the article Fio Basics .
Fio is now included in some Linux distributions:
|Linux distribution||Fio version|
|Debian 8.0 (Jessie)||2.1.11-2|
|Debian 7.0 (Wheezy)||2.0.8-2|
|Ubuntu 16.04 LTS||2.2.10-1ubuntu1|
|Ubuntu 14.04 LTS||2.1.3-1|
The following sources help with the use and proper use of Fio:
- Fio HOWTO (git.kernel.dk)