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Seagate Enterprise Performance 10K HDD V.6 (Savvio 10K.6) SAS Enterprise HDD Review - Fileserver and Emailserver

Seagate Enterprise Performance 10K HDD V.6 (Savvio 10K.6) SAS Enterprise HDD Review

The Seagate Enterprise Performance V.6 offers users the sequential performance of 15K HDDs in a small form factor. Enhanced power consumption, standard encryption and other new features round out the latest enterprise HDD offering from Seagate. (NASDAQ:STX)

| HDDs in IT/Datacenter | Posted: Jun 12, 2013 6:56 pm
TweakTown Rating: 94%      Manufacturer: Seagate

Fileserver

 

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The File Server profile represents typical file server workloads. This profile tests a wide variety of different file sizes simultaneously, with an 80% read and 20% write distribution.

 

The Seagate V.6 averages 406 IOPS at QD256.

 

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The Seagate V.6 again runs neck and neck with latency performance in comparison to the 15K Toshiba.

 

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The V.6 averages 6.56 Watts.

 

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The V.6 averages 61 IOPS per Watt.

 

 

Emailserver

 

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The Emailserver profile is a very demanding 8K test with a 50% read and 50% write distribution. This application is indicative of the performance of the solution in heavy write workloads.

 

The Seagate V.6 averages 387 IOPS at QD256.

 

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The Seagate Enterprise Performance V.6 offers a wide spread of latency, but falls to the 15K Toshiba in this test.

 

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The Seagate V.6 averages 6.1 Watts.

 

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The V.6 averages 61 IOPS per Watt.

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