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Solidata X2-256 MLC 2.5-inch Solid State Disk - Benchmarks - Passmark

By: Chris Ramseyer | SSDs in Storage | Posted: Apr 9, 2009 12:58 pm
TweakTown Rating: 85%Manufacturer: Solidata

Passmark Advanced Multi-User Tests


Version and / or Patch Used: 6.1


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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.


Solidata X2-256 MLC 2.5-inch Solid State Disk


In our workstation and server tests we see that the X2-256 outperforms the X2-128 across the board. The Intel drive that we are comparing these two against still walks away from both drives in all tests.


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