ZFS on Linux 0.7 Arrives with New Features

  • The latest released of ZFS on Linux 0.7 or ZOL has dropped and comes with a nice set of improvements for Linux users of the filesystem.

    ZFS On Linux 0.7 introduces resumable send/receive support, compressed send/receive, multiple import protection, scrub pause/resume capabilities, delegations, large dnodes, cryptographic checksums, JBOD management, and a wide array of performance improvements.

    Among the performance work in ZFS On Linux 0.7 is compressed ARC, vectorized RAIDZ, vectorized checksums, GZIP compression offloading, metadata performance work, and faster RAIDZ resilver.