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WD Re (WD4000FYYZ) 4TB Enterprise HDD Review - Fileserver and Emailserver

WD Re (WD4000FYYZ) 4TB Enterprise HDD Review
The 6Gb/s WD Re datacenter HDD's offer up to 4TB of resilient storage under even the heaviest workloads. Let's put the 4TB SATA model to the test. (NASDAQ:WDC)
| HDDs in IT/Datacenter | Posted: Sep 13, 2013 5:31 pm
TweakTown Rating: 91%Manufacturer: WD

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 WD Re averages 234 IOPS at QD256, falling into the middle of the pack.

 

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The WD Re averages 11.68 Watts during the test.

 

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The WD Re averages an impressive 234 IOPS per Watt during the measurement window.

 

 

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 WD Re averages 201 IOPS at QD256.

 

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The WD Re averages 11.13 Watts during the test.

 

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The WD Re averages 17.48 IOPS per Watt.

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