SPECsfs97.v2 Result

Auspex Systems, Inc. :NS2000 (3-node, RAID5, NetOS 3.0.1)
SPECsfs97.v2 =17437 Ops/Sec (Overall Response Time = 4.50 msec)


Performance Graph


Server Configuration and Availability
Vendor Auspex Systems, Inc.
Hardware Available March 1999
Software AvailableJanuary 2001
Date TestedDecember 2000
SFS License Number29
Licensee LocationsSanta Clara, CA

CPU, Memory and Power
Model Name NS2000 (3-node, RAID5, NetOS 3.0.1)
Processor Pentium II 333 MHz
# of Processors 6 (2 per node)
Primary Cache 16 KB I + 16 KB D on-chip
Secondary Cache 512 KB (I+D) on-chip
Other Cache none
UPS none
Other Hardware Host processor (270 MHz Ultra-SPARC-IIi)
Memory Size 3 GB (1 GB per node)
NVRAM Size 576 MB (192 MB per node)
NVRAM Description2-week battery-backed shelf-life

Server Software
OS Name and VersionNetOS 3.0.1
Other Software Solaris 2.6 (on the Host processor)
File System Auspex FastFLO
NFS version 2

Server Tuning
Buffer Cache Size dynamic
# NFS Processes 180 (60 per node)
Fileset Size 169.2 GB

Network Subsystem
Network Type Gigabit Ethernet
Network Controller Desc. Alteon PCI adapter card model#71-0012
Number Networks 1 (N1)
Number Network Controllers3 (1 per node)
Protocol Type TCP

Switch Type Alteon Network ACEswitch 180 (2)
Bridge Type N/A
Hub Type N/A
Other Network Hardware N/A

Disk Subsystem and Filesystems
Number Disk Controllers 10 (3 per node, 1 for Host processor)
Number of Disks 136 (45 per node, 1 for host OS)
Number of Filesystems 45 (15 per node)
File System Creation Opsdefault
File System Config 3-member RAID5 filesystems

Disk Controller Ultra Wide SCSI controller (3 nodes)
# of Controller Type 3/3/3
Number of Disks 45/45/45
Disk Type 36GB Quantum (TY36J01E-01-Z-E)
File Systems on Disks F1, F4, ... F43/F2, F5 ... F44/F3, F6, ... F45
Special Config Notes none

Disk Controller Symbios SCSI Controller (Host processor)
# of Controller Type 1
Number of Disks 1
Disk Type 36GB Quantum (KN36J005)
File Systems on Disks Host OS
Special Config Notes none

Load Generator (LG) Configuration
Number of Load Generators 10
Number of Processes per LG45
Biod Max Read Setting 2
Biod Max Write Setting 2

LG Type LG1
LG Model Sun Microsystems Ultra 10
Number and Type Processors1 x 333 MHz UltraSPARC-IIi
Memory Size 256 MB
Operating System Solaris 2.6
Compiler SC3.0.1
Compiler Options see SPEC-supplied wrapper & makefile
Network Type Sun Vector Gigabit Ethernet PCI

Testbed Configuration
LG #LG TypeNetworkTarget File SystemsNotes
1/2/3/4/5/6/7/8/9/10LG1N1F1, F2 ..... F45N/A

Other Notes

Tue Jan 9 21:36:56 2001

First published at SPEC.org on 09-Jan-2001