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Synology DS1517+ SMB 10Gbe NAS Review

By: Tyler Bernath | SOHO NAS/DAS in Storage | Posted: Jun 29, 2017 8:50 pm
TweakTown Rating: 90%Manufacturer: Synology

Workload

 

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 - 720p HD stream, 256kB writes

File Copy From NAS - 4GB file copy, 64kB reads

File Copy To NAS - 64kB writes

 

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Testing began with our single client testing with NASPT. RAID 0 shows decent performance from the 1517+ starting with playback operations ranging from 261 MB/s to 268 MB/s. Record jumped to 441 MB/s while File Copy to NAS was the peak at 487 MB/s.

 

 

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RAID 5 was very similar with a small performance hit. Here we range from 249 to 283 in Playback, Record hits 461 MB/s, and File Copy tops out at 413 MB/s.

 

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With RAID 6, I found similar performance to RAID 5. Playback operations were in the 247 to 283 range again while Record hit 415 MB/s and File Copy topped 430 MB/s.

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