Performance based on "Oracle RAC performance: Dell PowerEdge FX2 with Fluid Cache for SAN vs. competing cache solution", a January 2015 Principled Technologies report commissioned by Dell comparing a Dell PowerEdge FX2 and HP ProLiant DL380p. Actual performance will vary based on configuration, usage and manufacturing variability. Reduced cost based on Dell internal analysis using U.S. list pricing taken from dell.com and hp.com in October 2014, and a performance gain of 3.7 x more NOPM. See full report at: http://www.principledtechnologies.com/Dell/FX2_FC630_Fluid_Cache_for_SAN_performance_0215_v2.pdf.
1 Dell internal analysis compared the aggregate SPECint processing capability with Intel E5-2600v3 processors supported in a standard EIA server rack (October 2014).
2 Dell and Nutanix sponsored IDC White Paper. “Quantifying the Business Value of Dell XC Powered by Nutanix Software,” (August 2015).
3 Principled Technologies report commissioned by Dell. “VDI Performance comparison: Dell PowerEdge FX2 and FC430 servers with VMware Virtual SAN,” (December 2014).