ion SR-71mach5 SpeedServer™

SR-71mach5 SpeedServer(TM) The ion SR-71mach5 SpeedServer™ is an SSD RAID server delivering more than 1 Million random IOPS along with the best of processor, memory, and network performance in a compact, cost-effective, low-power system. Now save 5%


What is the fastest computer you could ask for?

SR-71mach5 SpeedServer Even more? SR-71mach5+ SpeedServer
  • 16-44 Intel® Xeon® V4 cores
  • 128GB DDR4 RAM
  • 28TB SSD RAID Storage
  • >1M random IOPS
  • (2) 10Gb Ethernet ports
  • 16-44 Intel® Xeon® V4 cores
  • Up to 768GB DDR4 RAM
  • Up to 214TB with SSD shelves
  • PCI Express NVMe SSDs
  • More 10Gb & 40Gb Enet ports
  • 16-44 Intel® Xeon® V4 cores
  • Up to 768GB DDR4 RAM
  • 27TB SSD RAID Storage
  • 3M random IOPS
  • ≥(4) 10Gb Ethernet ports

The SR-71mach5 SpeedServer makes disk-impossible performance affordable for your data center.

ION's SR-71mach5 SpeedServer is built exclusively with Intel SSDs.
ION's SR-71mach5 SpeedServer starts with an Intel ServerBoard.
In 1998, ION became the first company in the world to qualify as an Intel Authorized Solution Provider, the program now known as Intel Technology Provide, Platinum Member.

The SR-71mach5 SpeedServer as a Windows® Server 2012 R2 file server delivers 1M IOPS to (5) IOmeter clients performing 8kB random reads, with just 1.08 millisecond average latency.

Design your ultimate server with our SR-71mach5 Configurator   or   SR-71mach5+ Configurator

Hard to believe this performance? Especially at that price? Take the SR-71mach5 SpeedServer for a testdrive!

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4kB Random Read
Comparison for 1,000,000 IOPS
(Input/output Operations per Second)

Do it with Disks?

(1) SR-71mach5

IOPS:   400 IOPS per 15,000 RPM disk, 10% stroke ⇒ 2500 disks 1,400,000 IOPS  
Latency:   ≥2.3 milliseconds [optimistically] 240 microseconds (0.24ms) 90%
Size:   2500 disks @ 25/2U = 200U = 5 rack cabinets (1) 2U (3.5″) SR-71mach5 SpeedServer 99%
IOPS/RackUnit:   5,000 700,000 99%
Cost:   ~$2,000,000 $55,000 97%
IOPS/$ or $/IOPS:   0.50 IOPS per $ or $2/IOPS 25 IOPS per $ or $0.04/IOPS 98%
Power:    30,000 W direct requirement
+30,000 W for cooling.
 500 W direct requirement
+500 W for cooling.
(power + cooling)  
33 IOPS/W 2824 IOPS/W 99%
Annual Electrical Cost:  
(power + cooling)  
$52,560 /year Energy Efficient.
$876 /year
Looks something like this: EMC vFRIDGE 2U SR-71mach5  

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