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Corsair Performance 3 2x128GB SSD RAID Report - Benchmarks - Passmark

Corsair has something special with the Performance 3, but how does the advanced wear leveling handle RAID?

| RAID in Storage | Posted: May 2, 2011 2:06 pm

Passmark Advanced Multi-User Tests

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 6.1
Developer Homepage: http://www.passmark.com
Test Homepage: http://www.passmark.com

 


 

Many users complain that I/O Meter is too complicated of a benchmark to replicate results so my quest to find an alternative was started. Passmark has added several multi-user tests that measure a hard drives ability to operate in a multi-user environment.

 

 

The tests use different settings to mimic basic multi-user operations as they would play out on your server. Variances is read / write percentage as well as random / sequential reads are common in certain applications, Web Servers read nearly 100% of the time while Database Servers write a small amount of data.

 

The Workstation test is the only single user environment and will be similar to how you use your system at home.

 

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Even though no one would ever run a RAID 0 array for these enterprise tasks, it is always fun to still run the numbers and see how a drive performs. The Corsair Performance 3 is designed for client (desktop) tasks, but as you can see they are not too shabby at enterprise loads either.

 

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