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Transcend Ultra Series 120GB 2.5-inch Solid State Drive - Benchmarks - Passmark

Today Chris cranks up one of Transcend's latest Ultra series drives running off the Indilinx Barefoot controller.

| SSDs in Storage | Posted: Oct 5, 2009 3:20 am
TweakTown Rating: 91%Manufacturer: Transcend

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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Transcend's products are designed for consumer applications, but here we see that the Ultra 120GB does pretty well in a few of the enterprise tests.

 

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