System Specs

O/SUbuntu 12.04 LTS
RAM24 GB
HDD934 GB
CPU ModelIntel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5506 @ 2.13GHz
CPU Cores8
CPU Speed1600 MHz
CPU Cache4096 KB

UnixBench

UnixBench (w/ all processors)4396.4
UnixBench (w/ one processor)1095.9
Raw UnixBench Output

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   Version 5.1.3                      Based on the Byte Magazine Unix Benchmark

   Multi-CPU version                  Version 5 revisions by Ian Smith,
                                      Sunnyvale, CA, USA
   January 13, 2011                   johantheghost at yahoo period com


1 x Dhrystone 2 using register variables  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

1 x Double-Precision Whetstone  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

1 x Execl Throughput  1 2 3

1 x File Copy 1024 bufsize 2000 maxblocks  1 2 3

1 x File Copy 256 bufsize 500 maxblocks  1 2 3

1 x File Copy 4096 bufsize 8000 maxblocks  1 2 3

1 x Pipe Throughput  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

1 x Pipe-based Context Switching  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

1 x Process Creation  1 2 3

1 x System Call Overhead  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

1 x Shell Scripts (1 concurrent)  1 2 3

1 x Shell Scripts (8 concurrent)  1 2 3

8 x Dhrystone 2 using register variables  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

8 x Double-Precision Whetstone  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

8 x Execl Throughput  1 2 3

8 x File Copy 1024 bufsize 2000 maxblocks  1 2 3

8 x File Copy 256 bufsize 500 maxblocks  1 2 3

8 x File Copy 4096 bufsize 8000 maxblocks  1 2 3

8 x Pipe Throughput  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

8 x Pipe-based Context Switching  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

8 x Process Creation  1 2 3

8 x System Call Overhead  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

8 x Shell Scripts (1 concurrent)  1 2 3

8 x Shell Scripts (8 concurrent)  1 2 3

========================================================================
   BYTE UNIX Benchmarks (Version 5.1.3)

   System: ******************
   OS: GNU/Linux -- 3.2.0-26-generic -- #41-Ubuntu SMP Thu Jun 14 17:49:24 UTC 2012
   Machine: x86_64 (x86_64)
   Language: en_US.utf8 (charmap="UTF-8", collate="UTF-8")
   CPU 0: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5506 @ 2.13GHz (4266.8 bogomips)
          Hyper-Threading, x86-64, MMX, Physical Address Ext, SYSENTER/SYSEXIT, SYSCALL/SYSRET, Intel virtualization
   CPU 1: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5506 @ 2.13GHz (4266.7 bogomips)
          Hyper-Threading, x86-64, MMX, Physical Address Ext, SYSENTER/SYSEXIT, SYSCALL/SYSRET, Intel virtualization
   CPU 2: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5506 @ 2.13GHz (4266.7 bogomips)
          Hyper-Threading, x86-64, MMX, Physical Address Ext, SYSENTER/SYSEXIT, SYSCALL/SYSRET, Intel virtualization
   CPU 3: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5506 @ 2.13GHz (4266.7 bogomips)
          Hyper-Threading, x86-64, MMX, Physical Address Ext, SYSENTER/SYSEXIT, SYSCALL/SYSRET, Intel virtualization
   CPU 4: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5506 @ 2.13GHz (4266.7 bogomips)
          Hyper-Threading, x86-64, MMX, Physical Address Ext, SYSENTER/SYSEXIT, SYSCALL/SYSRET, Intel virtualization
   CPU 5: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5506 @ 2.13GHz (4266.7 bogomips)
          Hyper-Threading, x86-64, MMX, Physical Address Ext, SYSENTER/SYSEXIT, SYSCALL/SYSRET, Intel virtualization
   CPU 6: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5506 @ 2.13GHz (4266.7 bogomips)
          Hyper-Threading, x86-64, MMX, Physical Address Ext, SYSENTER/SYSEXIT, SYSCALL/SYSRET, Intel virtualization
   CPU 7: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5506 @ 2.13GHz (4266.7 bogomips)
          Hyper-Threading, x86-64, MMX, Physical Address Ext, SYSENTER/SYSEXIT, SYSCALL/SYSRET, Intel virtualization
   19:50:38 up 4 days, 21:57,  2 users,  load average: 0.21, 0.13, 0.09; runlevel 2

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Benchmark Run: Sun Jul 22 2012 19:50:38 - 20:18:53
8 CPUs in system; running 1 parallel copy of tests

Dhrystone 2 using register variables       21490109.7 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Double-Precision Whetstone                     2666.2 MWIPS (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Execl Throughput                               1750.6 lps   (30.0 s, 2 samples)
File Copy 1024 bufsize 2000 maxblocks        762870.5 KBps  (30.0 s, 2 samples)
File Copy 256 bufsize 500 maxblocks          235031.7 KBps  (30.0 s, 2 samples)
File Copy 4096 bufsize 8000 maxblocks       1606348.6 KBps  (30.0 s, 2 samples)
Pipe Throughput                             1589252.0 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Pipe-based Context Switching                  98193.2 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Process Creation                               4225.6 lps   (30.0 s, 2 samples)
Shell Scripts (1 concurrent)                   5381.3 lpm   (60.0 s, 2 samples)
Shell Scripts (8 concurrent)                   2832.5 lpm   (60.0 s, 2 samples)
System Call Overhead                        2592791.9 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)

System Benchmarks Index Values               BASELINE       RESULT    INDEX
Dhrystone 2 using register variables         116700.0   21490109.7   1841.5
Double-Precision Whetstone                       55.0       2666.2    484.8
Execl Throughput                                 43.0       1750.6    407.1
File Copy 1024 bufsize 2000 maxblocks          3960.0     762870.5   1926.4
File Copy 256 bufsize 500 maxblocks            1655.0     235031.7   1420.1
File Copy 4096 bufsize 8000 maxblocks          5800.0    1606348.6   2769.6
Pipe Throughput                               12440.0    1589252.0   1277.5
Pipe-based Context Switching                   4000.0      98193.2    245.5
Process Creation                                126.0       4225.6    335.4
Shell Scripts (1 concurrent)                     42.4       5381.3   1269.2
Shell Scripts (8 concurrent)                      6.0       2832.5   4720.8
System Call Overhead                          15000.0    2592791.9   1728.5
                                                                   ========
System Benchmarks Index Score                                        1095.9

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Benchmark Run: Sun Jul 22 2012 20:18:53 - 20:47:12
8 CPUs in system; running 8 parallel copies of tests

Dhrystone 2 using register variables      171719194.4 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Double-Precision Whetstone                    21314.4 MWIPS (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Execl Throughput                              18765.1 lps   (30.0 s, 2 samples)
File Copy 1024 bufsize 2000 maxblocks        526063.7 KBps  (30.0 s, 2 samples)
File Copy 256 bufsize 500 maxblocks          162680.5 KBps  (30.0 s, 2 samples)
File Copy 4096 bufsize 8000 maxblocks       1528436.3 KBps  (30.0 s, 2 samples)
Pipe Throughput                            12607701.1 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Pipe-based Context Switching                1922265.0 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Process Creation                              54230.9 lps   (30.0 s, 2 samples)
Shell Scripts (1 concurrent)                  39568.3 lpm   (60.0 s, 2 samples)
Shell Scripts (8 concurrent)                   5447.9 lpm   (60.0 s, 2 samples)
System Call Overhead                        5141121.2 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)

System Benchmarks Index Values               BASELINE       RESULT    INDEX
Dhrystone 2 using register variables         116700.0  171719194.4  14714.6
Double-Precision Whetstone                       55.0      21314.4   3875.3
Execl Throughput                                 43.0      18765.1   4364.0
File Copy 1024 bufsize 2000 maxblocks          3960.0     526063.7   1328.4
File Copy 256 bufsize 500 maxblocks            1655.0     162680.5    983.0
File Copy 4096 bufsize 8000 maxblocks          5800.0    1528436.3   2635.2
Pipe Throughput                               12440.0   12607701.1  10134.8
Pipe-based Context Switching                   4000.0    1922265.0   4805.7
Process Creation                                126.0      54230.9   4304.0
Shell Scripts (1 concurrent)                     42.4      39568.3   9332.1
Shell Scripts (8 concurrent)                      6.0       5447.9   9079.9
System Call Overhead                          15000.0    5141121.2   3427.4
                                                                   ========
System Benchmarks Index Score                                        4396.4

IOPS

I/O Pings

ioping -c 10
request=1 time=0.2 ms
request=2 time=0.2 ms
request=3 time=0.2 ms
request=4 time=0.2 ms
request=5 time=0.2 ms
request=6 time=0.2 ms
request=7 time=0.2 ms
request=8 time=0.2 ms
request=9 time=0.2 ms
request=10 time=0.2 ms

10 requests completed in 9003.7 ms, 5283 iops, 20.6 mb/s

I/O Seek Test (No Cache)

ioping -RD
13630 iops, 53.2 mb/s
min/avg/max/mdev = 0.0/0.1/0.3/0.0 ms

I/O Reads - Sequential

ioping -RL
3429 iops, 857.2 mb/s
min/avg/max/mdev = 0.2/0.3/0.6/0.0 ms

I/O Reads - Cached

ioping -RC
677239 iops, 2645.5 mb/s
min/avg/max/mdev = 0.0/0.0/0.1/0.0 ms

DD

dd if=/dev/zero of=sb-io-test bs=1M count=1k conv=fdatasync
6.48487 s, 166 MB/s
dd if=/dev/zero of=sb-io-test bs=64k count=16k conv=fdatasync
6.60887 s, 162 MB/s
dd if=/dev/zero of=sb-io-test bs=1M count=1k oflag=dsync
6.48487 s, 166 MB/s
dd if=/dev/zero of=sb-io-test bs=64k count=16k oflag=dsync
6.48487 s, 166 MB/s

FIO

Raw FIO Output

Download Speed (100MB File)

LocationRate
Cachefly 60.2 MB/s
Linode, Atlanta, GA, USA 6.04 MB/s
Linode, Dallas, TX, USA 8.27 MB/s
Linode, Tokyo, JP 7.49 MB/s
Leaseweb, Haarlem, NL, USA 7.52 MB/s
Softlayer, Singapore 4.87 MB/s
Softlayer, Seattle, WA, USA 4.16 MB/s
Softlayer, San Jose, CA, USA 16.1 MB/s
Softlayer, Washington, DC, USA 5.12 MB/s

Traceroute

Traceroute (cachefly.cachefly.net): traceroute to cachefly.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175), 30 hops max, 60 byte packets
 1  ***-***.*****.*** (***.***.***.***)  0.345 ms   0.554 ms  0.759 ms
 2  10.220.15.1 (10.220.15.1)  0.119 ms  0.175 ms 10.220.14.1 (10.220.14.1)  0.114 ms
 3  108.170.0.22 (108.170.0.22)  0.106 ms 108.170.0.18 (108.170.0.18)  0.138 ms 108.170.0.34 (108.170.0.34)  0.137 ms
 4  10.140.2.21 (10.140.2.21)  0.130 ms 10.140.2.17 (10.140.2.17)  0.123 ms port-channel100.ar2.phx1.gblx.net (64.213.77.77)  0.451 ms
 5  vip1.G-anycast1.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175)  10.211 ms  10.192 ms  10.262 ms

Ping

PING cachefly.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175) 56(84) bytes of data.
64 bytes from vip1.G-anycast1.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175): icmp_req=1 ttl=59 time=10.3 ms
64 bytes from vip1.G-anycast1.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175): icmp_req=2 ttl=59 time=10.8 ms
64 bytes from vip1.G-anycast1.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175): icmp_req=3 ttl=59 time=10.3 ms
64 bytes from vip1.G-anycast1.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175): icmp_req=4 ttl=59 time=10.3 ms
64 bytes from vip1.G-anycast1.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175): icmp_req=5 ttl=59 time=10.4 ms
64 bytes from vip1.G-anycast1.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175): icmp_req=6 ttl=59 time=10.4 ms
64 bytes from vip1.G-anycast1.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175): icmp_req=7 ttl=59 time=10.2 ms
64 bytes from vip1.G-anycast1.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175): icmp_req=8 ttl=59 time=10.4 ms
64 bytes from vip1.G-anycast1.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175): icmp_req=9 ttl=59 time=10.1 ms
64 bytes from vip1.G-anycast1.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175): icmp_req=10 ttl=59 time=10.1 ms

--- cachefly.cachefly.net ping statistics ---
10 packets transmitted, 10 received, 0% packet loss, time 9015ms
rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 10.131/10.374/10.877/0.212 ms

Location

CityTempe
CountyAZ
CountryUnited States

Based on MaxMind data

Monthly Cost UnixBench I/O Benchmark IOPS Bandwidth Benchmark
$198.00 4396.4 166 MB/s 13630 60.2 MB/s

Columns/Filters:

Plan Host Server Type Monthly Cost UnixBench HDD RAM I/O Benchmark Bandwidth Benchmark
MegaPlan Incero Dedicated $169.00 5513.2 1TB 16GB 1000.0 MB/s 91.1 MB/s
Power 2 Namecheap Dedicated $249.00 5481.7 4GB 24GB 119.0 MB/s 10.9 MB/s
Starter - Intel Quad Core (4 Core) Servers Australia Dedicated $239.00 5444.5 500GB 8GB 124.0 MB/s 55.5 MB/s
GigaPlan Incero Dedicated $199.00 5376.7 1TB 32GB 143.2 MB/s 83.7 MB/s
Xeon E5-2620 DataShack Dedicated $169.00 5359.4 2TB 64GB 147.5 MB/s 53.2 MB/s
SSD VPS 6 WSWD VPS $159.99 5329.6 240GB 8GB 779.0 MB/s 86.6 MB/s
Dedicated Small - SSD SimpleNode Dedicated $155.00 5267.3 120GB 16GB 170.0 MB/s 95.3 MB/s
Intel Xeon E3-1270 PhoenixNAP Secured Servers Dedicated $128.00 5242.6 500GB 16GB 121.0 MB/s 11.3 MB/s
XXL 48GB Joyent Cloud $1209.60 5196.6 1TB 48GB 160.0 MB/s 4.9 MB/s
KS R-16G Kimsufi Dedicated £33.99 5195.4 2TB 16GB 116.2 MB/s 17.7 MB/s
Dedicated Medium - SSD SimpleNode Dedicated $195.00 5195.0 256GB 32GB 233.0 MB/s 101.0 MB/s
E3-1220 Ivy Bridge InstaVPS Dedicated $99.00 5056.1 500GB 16GB 57.1 MB/s 10.9 MB/s
Dual Intel Xeon 5520 DataShack Dedicated $59.00 4940.7 1TB 24GB 118.0 MB/s 61.6 MB/s
SSD VPS 3 WSWD VPS $19.99 4841.6 30GB 1GB 724.2 MB/s 55.1 MB/s
KVM UFO 2 AlienVPS VPS $23.00 4840.4 20GB 512MB 114.0 MB/s 27.5 MB/s
96GB SSD / 24 CPU DigitalOcean Cloud VPS $960.00 4808.1 960GB 96GB 160.2 MB/s 16.4 MB/s
Basic Hawk Host VPS $20.00 4763.1 10GB 384MB 95.0 MB/s 86.4 MB/s
Intel Xeon X3430 PhoenixNAP Secured Servers Dedicated $78.00 4728.0 500GB 2GB 140.0 MB/s 61.0 MB/s
Xeon E3-1270v2 ServerMania Dedicated $125.00 4711.7 1TB 16GB 409.0 MB/s 17.8 MB/s
SpeedBox Extrem fileMEDIA VPS €79.99 4652.1 40GB 12GB 232.0 MB/s 24.3 MB/s
KVM 2048 PureSSD Fusioned VPS £40.00 4650.6 30GB 2GB 716.0 MB/s 35.4 MB/s
48GB SSD / 16 CPU DigitalOcean Cloud VPS $480.00 4526.2 480GB 48GB 177.0 MB/s 34.7 MB/s
8 vCPUs PhoenixNAP Secured Cloud Cloud $285.84 4515.2 16GB 16GB 67.0 MB/s 44.6 MB/s
E3-1230 V2 ReThinkVPS Dedicated $140.00 4498.9 2TB 32GB 156.3 MB/s 99.2 MB/s
EG AMD OVH Dedicated £99.99 4494.7 4TB 32GB 194.0 MB/s 48.5 MB/s
SSD VPS 5 WSWD VPS $79.99 4422.1 120GB 4GB 687.5 MB/s 18.9 MB/s
SSD VPS 4 WSWD VPS $39.99 4421.4 60GB 2GB 701.3 MB/s 46.7 MB/s
Intel Xeon E5506 PhoenixNAP Secured Servers Dedicated $198.00 4418.0 500GB 12GB 165.3 MB/s 20.7 MB/s
Huge CloudCentral Cloud $936.00 4360.6 1TB 16GB 248.0 MB/s 0.7 MB/s
LK Intense BoxIntense VPS $97.00 4337.8 42GB 3GB 221.0 MB/s 52.7 MB/s
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