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OCZ Vertex Limited Edition (LE) 240GB Custom SandForce SSD - Benchmarks - Passmark

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| SSDs in Storage | Posted: Jun 29, 2010 2:47 pm
TweakTown Rating: 92%      Manufacturer: My Digital Discount

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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The server tests show the Vertex LE and Vertex 2 putting up nearly identical numbers. The workstation test shows the Vertex LE taking a small hit, a result of the lower sequential read speed.

 

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