This week at HP Discover 2011 in Las Vegas, HP unveiled a live demo running more than 1 million IOPS with a single HP ProLiant DL580 G7 server configured with ten 1.28TB HP IO Accelerators in a Windows environment.
The demo showcases the power of HP’s robust and scalable server technologies and highlights how customers can benefit from a cost-effective solution that delivers accelerated application performance for I/O intensive workloads.
For example, this solution offers a simple and unique approach to hosting and running databases and other applications where there are I/O bottlenecks.
• HP ProLiant DL580 G7
• 256 GB RAM
• 4 x Intel® Xeon® E7 series processors
• Windows Server 2008
• ~1.3 million random 4K IOPS
• >4 GB/s throughput
HP works with Fusion-io as the technology partner for the IO Accelerators which are available for both rack and blade server environments.
Contributor: Mark Lackey
Industry Standard Servers & Software Product Marketing Manager, HP ProLiant DL580