Intel Xeon E5-2620 V2 v V3 Percentage

Intel Xeon E5-2620 V2 versus E5-2620 V3 – Big Improvements

We see major performance improvements while benchmarking the Intel Xeon E5-2620 V2 and E5-2620 V3 processors using the Linux-Bench test suite

SanDisk Optimus SAS SSD

2x SanDisk Optimus 400GB MLC SAS SSD RAID Benchmarks

We look at the SanDisk Optimus 400GB SAS SSDs in a striped RAID configuration to see performance compared to other SAS SSDs we have tested recently

Gigabyte MD70-HB0 Overview

Gigabyte MD70-HB0 Review – Dual 10GbE and LSI 12gbps SAS onboard

The Gigabyte MD70-HB0 is a great platform for dual Intel Xeon E5-2600 V3 processors with integrated 12gbps SAS and Intel X540 10Gbase-T Ethernet

Supermicro A1SRM-LN7F-2758 model number

Supermicro A1SRM-LN7F-2758 Review – Awesome!

The Supermicro A1SRM-LN7F-2758 combines an 8-core Intel processor with QuickAssist acceleration along with 7 gigabit NICs and out-of-band management

Seagate Pulsar.2 200GB RAID 0 - AS SSD

2x Seagate Pulsar.2 200GB SAS SSD RAID Benchmarks

Our Seagate Pulsar.2 200GB SAS SSD RAID 0 benchmarks. It seems like these Seagate MLC SAS SSDs are performing better in RAID arrays than we would expect

Supermicro X10SRL-F Overview

Supermicro X10SRL-F Review – UP Xeon E5 V3 Motherboard

The Supermicro X10SRL-F review shows a solid UP Intel Xeon E5-1600 V3 and E5-2600 V3 motherboard has a maximum number of PCIe lanes available via slots as well as the new Grantley-EP generation technologies.

Pliant SanDisk Lightning SLC SAS Drives

2x SanDisk Lightning 206s 200GB SLC SAS SSD in RAID 0 Benchmarks

We take a look at two SanDisk Lightning 206s 200GB SAS SSD in RAID 0 and perform quick and dirty benchmarks. The results surprised us.

Pliant SanDisk Lightning SLC SAS Drives

SanDisk Lightning 406s 400GB (34nm SLC 6gbps SAS SSD) Quick Benchmarks

Quick benchmarks of a SanDisk Lightning 406s SLC SAS SSD. We compare to the 200GB SLC drive, a Seagate Pulsar.2 and an Optimus 400GB SAS SSD

Intel Fortville compared to 82599 and ConnectX-3

Intel Fortville – Lower Power Consumption and Heat

We have a look at Intel Fortville adapter versus X520 based and Mellanox ConnectX-3 based adapters using thermal imaging

SanDisk Optimus SAS SSD

SanDisk SMART Storage Systems Optimus 400GB SAS SSD – Quick Benchmarks

Continuing our series with yet another SAS SSD, today we run the SanDisk acquired SMART Storage Systems Optimus 400GB SAS SSD through some quick benchmarks