Again, this is our 5th generation JackRabbit unit, sold as individual servers or in siCluster storage clusters.
Baseline bonnie++ results. Remember, I am not a fan of using this as a test engine, as I’ve noted in the blog a few times.
Very basic, very simple test.
Machine has 144GB ram, so we need to write 288GB for the test. It is configured for streaming IO, not random IO. RAID6’s, not RAID0. 24 SATA 2 drives. 7200 RPM.
[update] I am starting to think some of these things are heat issues. Not generated heat, but ambient heat. I took a pair of SSDs from our lab (running quite warm, 5 ton AC unit ready to be hooked up) which were giving minor read errors (different vendor), and they operated flawlessly in my basement … Read moreNever seen anything like this before. Ever.