Joe Duran, product marketing manager, Enterprise Product Portfolio at Fujitsu UK & Ireland, says: “Leading scores for PRIMERGY RX rack servers underlines our focus on continual performance improvement. Our goal is to push the boundaries of performance innovation, as demonstrated by the results that confirm our focus on designing rack servers to meet the most-pressing business needs: reliability, performance, manageability and energy efficiency, supported by comprehensive Fujitsu services.”
VMmarkÂ® 2.0 is a free tool that hardware vendors, virtualisation software vendors and other organisations use to measure the performance and scalability of applications running in virtualised environments. The new VMmark 2.0 benchmark enables users to:
On January 25, 2011, the PRIMERGY RX200 S6 achieved No. 1 performance in the 24 Cores category with a VMmark V2.0 score of 6.81@7tiles; using VMware ESX v4.1 / vCentre 4.1 on 2 total hosts and 4 total sockets.
For details, see VMmark V2 Results of VMware.
In the TPC-E Transactional Database Processing benchmark (1), issued by the TPC Council, PRIMERGY RX300 S6, PRIMERGY RX600 S5 and PRIMERGY RX900 S1 are currently ranking at 1, 2, and 3 respectively for the best price/performance, measured in $ per tps-E.
Please see TPC-E Top Ten Price/Performance for the full list of Results.
The new 8-socket x86 Fujitsu server flagship PRIMERGY RX900 S1 and Microsoft SQL Server 2008 together again deliver excellent performance when it comes to the deployment of SAP ERP.
On November 30, 2010, the PRIMERGY RX900 S1 achieved an excellent performance result on the two-tier SAP SD standard application benchmark running SAP enhancement package 4 for SAP ERP 6.0 and the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 DBMS. Using 8 Intel Xeon Processors X7560, 2.26 GHz (64 cores, 128 threads), the RX900 S1 achieved 18,700 SAP SD benchmark users and 102.420 SAPS on Windows running SAP enhancement package 4 for SAP ERP 6.0, Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter Edition, and SQL Server 2008 (certification number 2010050).
Scaling of the SAP application is particularly efficient with the RX900 S1 8-socket server, coming close to the ideal factor of 2 (1.96) when compared to the 4-socket PRIMERGY RX600 S5. On April 20, 2010, the four-socket PRIMERGY RX600 S5 using four Intel Xeon Processors X7560, 2.26GHz (4 processors / 32 cores / 64 threads) achieved on the two-tier SAP SD standard application benchmark 9,560 SAP SD benchmark users and 52.300 SAPS running SAP enhancement package 4 for SAP ERP 6.0, Microsoft SQL Server 2008, and Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacentre (certification number 2010017).
The PRIMERGY RX900 S1 outperformed the HP Proliant DL980 G7, a competitor that also deployed the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 DBMS in the two-tier SAP SD standard application benchmark. Results of the HP Proliant DL980 G7 achieved on the two-tier SAP SD standard application benchmark with Intel Xeon Processor X7560, 2.26 GHz (8 processors / 64 cores / 128 threads): 18,635 SAP SD benchmark users running SAP enhancement package 4 for SAP ERP 6.0, SQL Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacentre Edition (certification number 2010040).
Please see more details on results as of December 2010
For more detailed information please visit the PRIMERGY Performance and Benchmark portal.
Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Over 170,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.5 trillion yen (US$54 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012. For more information, please see: www.fujitsu.com
Fujitsu UK and Ireland is a leading IT systems, services and products company employing 11,400 people with an annual revenue of £1.7 billion. Its business is in enabling its customers to realise their objectives by exploiting information technology through its integrated product and service portfolio. This includes consulting, applications, systems integration, managed services and product for customers in the private and public sectors including retail, financial services, telecoms, government, defence and consumer sectors. For more information, please see: uk.fujitsu.com
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Date: 10 February, 2011
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