Show Current Disk Usage

Valid for versions 82 through the latest version

Version:

82


Last modified: May 13, 2020

Overview

This feature displays your server’s current partition and hard disk usage.

The Current Disk Usage Information Table

This table displays how the system stores information on your partition or hard disk.

Column Description
Device The device name of the partition or hard disk.
Size The total size of the partition or hard disk.
Used The amount of space that the system uses on the partition or hard disk.
Available The amount of available space on the partition or hard disk.
Percent Used The percentage of space that the system uses on the partition or hard disk.
Mount Point The location of the partition or hard disk in the server’s directory structure.



The IO Statistics Table

The IO (input/output) Statistics table displays information from the iostat tool about how the system writes and reads files on your server’s partitions and hard drives.

The system calculates these statistics from data since last time that server restarted.

Column Description
Device The name of the partition or hard disk.
Trans./Sec The number of blocks that the systems writes and reads per second on the partition or hard disk. This measures the partition’s or hard drive’s ability to manipulate information.
Blocks Read/sec The number of blocks that the system reads per second from the partition or hard disk. This measures the partition’s or hard drive’s rate of output.
Blocks Written/Sec The number of blocks that the system writes per second to the partition or hard disk. This measures the partition’s or hard drive’s rate of input.
Total Blocks Read The total number of blocks that the system has read from the partition or hard drive. This measures how much information your hard drive has read.
Total Blocks Written The total number of blocks that the system has written to the partition or hard drive. This measures how much information your hard drive has written.

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