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If I add a device to a ring and objects are redistributed, how do I manage the ensuing spike in bandwidth usage?

asked 2017-02-20 11:47:20 -0500

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And a subquestion: Is redistribution of objects done through the replication network? That would probably help. Or what if I incrementally increase the weight of the device from 0 - will it incrementally move objects to the new device without redistributing between other devices?

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answered 2017-02-21 17:23:32 -0500

From https://developer.rackspace.com/blog/...: "In a production cluster, most likely, you will want to slowly add in new storage devices by using a lower weight". This helps minimizing spikes.

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