Benchmarks - 6 HDD / RAID 6
RAID 6: Extend RAID 5 by adding an additional parity block; thus it uses block-level striping with two parity blocks distributed across all member disks.
HD Video Playback
HD Video Play - 720p HD stream from Windows Media Player 256kB reads
2HD Video Play - 2x playback
4HD Video Play - 4x playback
HD Video Record
HD Video Record - 720p HD stream, 256kB writes
HD Video Play & Record - 1 playback, 1 record simultaneously
2x HD Video Play & 2x Record - 2 playback, 2 record simultaneously
Photo Album - All reads - wide distribution of sizes
Office Productivity - Reads and writes, 1kB & 4kB reads; Mostly 1kB writes
Content Creation - 95% writes; 1k, 4k & little reads; Writes up to 64kB
File / Directory Transfer
Directory Copy From NAS - 64kB reads
Directory Copy To NAS - Predominantly 64kB writes, wide scattering under 16kB
File Copy From NAS - 4GB file copy, 64kB reads
File Copy To NAS - 64kB writes
Single Client Performance Wrap-up
The Netgear ReadyNAS 516 performed very well in our single client tests. In many of the tests it performed better than the other products in the charts.
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- Page 1 [Introduction]
- Page 2 [Hardware Specifications and Pricing]
- Page 3 [Software Features]
- Page 4 [Packaging]
- Page 5 [Netgear ReadyNAS 516]
- Page 6 [Configuration Menus]
- Page 7 [Test System Setup]
- Page 8 [Benchmarks - 6 HDD / RAID 10]
- Page 9 [Benchmarks - 6 HDD / RAID 5]
- Page 10 [Benchmarks - 6 HDD / RAID 6 and Single Client Wrap-up]
- Page 11 [Benchmarks - iSCSI Enterprise Workloads]
- Page 12 [Benchmarks - iSCSI Workload Latency]
- Page 13 [Benchmarks - Multi-Client Test]
- Page 14 [Final Thoughts]