Benchmarks - IXIA IxChariot
Version and / or Patch Used: 6.70
Developer Homepage: http://www.ixia.com
Product Homepage: http://www.hdtune.com/products/network_test/applications/
As your company's network and applications become increasingly more complex, network performance becomes mission critical. New applications such as VoIP, video, and enterprise applications introduce potential network bottlenecks that must be isolated and corrected. IxChariot is the industry's leading network assessment tool and allows you to troubleshoot your networks and applications and get your company's network back on track. The IxChariot that you already own is the perfect tool for the job.
Test: Linked Pair, Ultra High Performance - Throughput
In our test with IXIA IxChariot, we scored just over 9.5 Gbps between our two test systems using copper. With one copper and one fiber, we were just under the same mark.
Test: Linked Pair, Ultra High Performance - Latency
The latency was very consistent throughout the test. When storing virtual machines on a NAS or SAN, you want consistency.