SOURCE: Demartek


May 30, 2012 12:14 ET

Demartek Publishes GridIron Systems High Performance Evaluation

ARVADA, CO--(Marketwire - May 30, 2012) - Demartek announces its evaluation of the GridIron Systems high performance MySQL Cluster cloud reference architecture using 16 Gbps Fibre Channel and solid state storage technology. This architecture uses solid state storage technology from GridIron Systems and 16 Gbps Fibre Channel technologies from Brocade Communications.

"We observed more than 1 million IOPS of performance using server and storage infrastructure that fits into half of a typical datacenter rack," said Dennis Martin, Demartek President. "This architecture shows an impressive example of enterprise-class solid state storage combined with 16 Gbps Fibre Channel connectivity."

The full report is available at on the Demartek website. This report is part of the growing series of reports in the Demartek SSD Zone ( on the Demartek website.

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    Dennis Martin