Disk Subsystem Performance
Pliant SanDisk Lightning SLC SAS Drives

2x SanDisk Lightning 406s 400GB SSD RAID 0 Benchmarks

We perform our quick benchmarks on two SanDisk Lightning 400GB SSDs (34nm SLC SAS drives also known as the 406s or lb406s)


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



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


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


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



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Seagate Pulsar.2 200GB SAS SSD Quick Benchmarks

Recently we have been investigating some of the higher-end SAS SSDs and now for a quick preview of the Seagate Pulsar.2 200GB SSD.


Pliant SanDisk Lightning SLC SAS Drives

SanDisk Lightning 206s (34nm SLC 6gbps SAS) Quick Benchmarks

Quick benchmarks of the SanDisk Lightning 206s (34nm SLC 6gbps SAS) and an introduction to a SSD meant to get punished by heavy writes



Crucial M500 120GB mSATA - Overview

Crucial M500 120GB mSATA Benchmarks and Review

Our review of the Crucial M500 120GB mSATA including a hardware overview and benchmarks


Mushkin Atlas Deluxe 120GB Overview

Mushkin Atlas Deluxe 120GB mSATA Benchmarks and Review

Our Mushkin Atlas Deluxe 120GB mSATA benchmarks and review