OpenSolaris ZFS vs. Linux ext3 RAID5

"I asked Dan McClary for a big favor recently: use his general UNIX knowledge and graduate-level statistics voodoo to produce a report highlighting performance differences between two different OS and file system configurations on a common, COTS hardware platform. The following analysis is his work, reformatted to fit your screen. You may download the PDF, HTML, graphs and original TeX source."

OpenSolaris ZFS vs. Linux ext3 RAID5.