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Test Setup And Benchmarks

Micron's RealSSD P400e: Affordable SSD Storage For The Enterprise?
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Test Hardware
Processor
Intel Core i5-2400 (Sandy Bridge), 32 nm, 3.1 GHz, LGA 1155, 6 MB Shared L3, Turbo Boost Enabled
Motherboard
Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD7-B3
Memory
Kingston Hyper-X 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) DDR3-1333 @ DDR3-1333, 1.5 V
System Drive
OCZ Vertex 3 240 GB SATA 6Gb/s
Tested DrivesIntel SSD 710 200 GB SATA 3Gb/s, Firmware: -

Intel SSD 320 300 GB SATA 3Gb/s, Firmware: -

Intel SSD 520 240 GB SATA 6Gb/s, Firmware: -

Micron RealSSD P400e 200 GB SAS 6Gb/s, Firmware: 0142
Graphics
Palit GeForce GTX 460 1 GB
Power Supply
Seasonic 760 W, 80 PLUS Gold
System Software and Drivers
Operating SystemWindows 7 x64 Ultimate
DirectX
DirectX 11
DriverGraphics: Nvidia 270.61
RST: 10.6.0.1002
Virtu: 1.1.101
Benchmarks
Iometer 1.1.0
# Workers = 4, 4 KB Random: LBA= Full Span varying Queue Depths, 128 KB And 2 MB Sequential
Enterprise Testing: Iometer Workloads
Read
Random
Transfer Size
Database
67%
100%
8 KB - 100%
File server
80%
100%
512 Bytes – 10%
1 KB – 5%
2 KB – 5%
4 KB – 60%
8 KB – 2%
16 KB – 4%
32 KB – 4%
64 KB – 10%
Web server
100%
100%
512 Bytes – 22%
1 KB – 15%
2 KB – 8%
4 KB – 23%
8 KB – 15%
16 KB – 2%
32 KB - 6%
64 KB – 7%
128 KB – 1%
512 KB – 1%
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