First Impressions: Storage Servers from Inception Hosting

First Impressions from benchmark of Storage Servers from Inception Hosting. These storage VPS’es are located in Phoenix, USA at IOFlood  datacenter. These are hard disk based storage servers, therefore the speeds for the disks are lower than the typical benchmark results you may find on this blog.

Image showing a hard drive for storing data. Blog of AMar Vyas
Hard drive storage. Inamage: Openclipart on Pixabay

1 TB Storage in Phoenix, USA

bench.monster for Speedtest

 OS           : Debian GNU/Linux 10 (64 Bit)
 Virt/Kernel  : KVM / 4.19.0-12-amd64
 CPU Model    : Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2660 0 @ 2.20GHz
 CPU Cores    : 1 @ 2199.998 MHz x86_64 16384 KB Cache
 CPU Flags    : AES-NI Enabled & VM-x/AMD-V Enabled
 Load Average : 0.00, 0.00, 0.00
 Total Space  : 985G (1.4G ~1% used)
 Total RAM    : 987 MB (65 MB + 265 MB Buff in use)
 Total SWAP   : 0 MB (0 MB in use)
 Uptime       : 0 days 0:24
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 ASN & ISP    : AS53755, Input Output Flood LLC
 Organization : X-RayHost
 Location     : Phoenix, United States / US
 Region       : Arizona
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Geekbench v4 CPU Benchmark
  Single Core : 2338  (GOOD)
   Multi Core : 2218
IO Test
 CPU Speed:
    bzip2     :  73.0 MB/s
   sha256     : 110 MB/s
   md5sum     : 352 MB/s

 RAM Speed:
   Avg. write : 1224.1 MB/s
   Avg. read  : 5563.7 MB/s

 Disk Speed:
   1st run    : 221 MB/s
   2nd run    : 326 MB/s
   3rd run    : 762 MB/s
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   Average    : 436.3 MB/s
Asia Speedtest
 Location                         Upload           Download         Ping   
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 Nearby                           199.79 Mbit/s    647.64 Mbit/s    27.979 ms
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 India, New Delhi (GIGATEL)       15.32 Mbit/s     74.30 Mbit/s    284.922 ms
 India, Mumbai (SevenStar)        9.63 Mbit/s      64.98 Mbit/s    251.173 ms
 India, Bengaluru (I-ON)          14.28 Mbit/s     14.66 Mbit/s    258.165 ms
 Sri Lanka, Colombo (Telecom PLC) 22.70 Mbit/s     77.59 Mbit/s    264.289 ms
 Pakistan, Islamabad (Telenor)    11.01 Mbit/s     57.31 Mbit/s    277.571 ms
 Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar (Mobicom)  18.77 Mbit/s     21.02 Mbit/s    227.007 ms
 Bangladesh, Dhaka (Skytel)       17.67 Mbit/s     98.99 Mbit/s    257.932 ms
 Bhutan, Thimphu (Bhutan Telecom) 19.60 Mbit/s     60.58 Mbit/s    280.465 ms
 Myanmar, Mandalay (Ooredoo)      19.78 Mbit/s     113.44 Mbit/s   245.595 ms
 Laos, Vientaine (Mangkone)       21.47 Mbit/s     124.58 Mbit/s   220.932 ms
 Thailand, Bangkok (CAT Telecom)  49.16 Mbit/s     86.09 Mbit/s    213.176 ms
 Cambodia, Phnom Penh (Smart)     17.47 Mbit/s     88.81 Mbit/s    204.797 ms
 Vietnam, Hanoi (Viettel)         19.29 Mbit/s     103.72 Mbit/s   193.944 ms
 Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur (Extreme) 26.43 Mbit/s     105.60 Mbit/s   199.040 ms
 Singapore (PT FirstMedia)        14.03 Mbit/s     30.49 Mbit/s    194.997 ms
 Indonesia, Jakarta (Desnet)      39.19 Mbit/s     69.34 Mbit/s    188.682 ms
 Philippines, Manila (Globe Tel)  7.19 Mbit/s      101.82 Mbit/s   177.484 ms
 Hong Kong (fdcservers)           59.62 Mbit/s     222.93 Mbit/s   167.884 ms
 Taiwan, Taipei (TAIFO)           4.41 Mbit/s      53.79 Mbit/s    145.571 ms
 Japan, Tsukuba (SoftEther)       66.52 Mbit/s     156.77 Mbit/s   141.623 ms
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 Finished in : 13 min 47 s

January 5, 2021: Speeds seem slower than the tests run in November.

 ## IO Test

 CPU Speed:
    bzip2     :  67.1 MB/s
   sha256     : 107 MB/s
   md5sum     : 334 MB/s

 RAM Speed:
   Avg. write : 1507.7 MB/s
   Avg. read  : 4027.7 MB/s

 Disk Speed:
   1st run    : 235 MB/s
   2nd run    : 209 MB/s
   3rd run    : 317 MB/s
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   Average    : 253.7 MB/s

 ## Asia Speedtest.net

 Location                         Upload           Download         Ping   
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 Nearby                           109.52 Mbit/s    580.29 Mbit/s    32.395 ms
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 India, New Delhi (GIGATEL)       6.45 Mbit/s      53.17 Mbit/s    270.542 ms
 India, Mumbai (SevenStar)        5.25 Mbit/s      60.36 Mbit/s    264.324 ms
 India, Bengaluru (I-ON)          15.65 Mbit/s     13.85 Mbit/s    259.499 ms


YABS

curl -sL yabs.sh | bash -s -- -r

Mon Jan  4 16:47:06 MST 2021

Basic System Information:
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Processor  : Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2660 0 @ 2.20GHz
CPU cores  : 1 @ 2199.998 MHz
AES-NI     : ✔ Enabled
VM-x/AMD-V : ✔ Enabled
RAM        : 987.2 MiB
Swap       : 1024.0 MiB
Disk       : 982.3 GiB

fio Disk Speed Tests (Mixed R/W 50/50):
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Block Size | 4k            (IOPS) | 64k           (IOPS)
  ------   | ---            ----  | ----           ---- 
Read       | 3.46 MB/s      (865) | 40.99 MB/s     (640)
Write      | 3.49 MB/s      (874) | 41.30 MB/s     (645)
Total      | 6.96 MB/s     (1.7k) | 82.29 MB/s    (1.2k)
           |                      |                     
Block Size | 512k          (IOPS) | 1m            (IOPS)
  ------   | ---            ----  | ----           ---- 
Read       | 60.69 MB/s     (118) | 86.36 MB/s      (84)
Write      | 63.81 MB/s     (124) | 92.11 MB/s      (89)
Total      | 124.51 MB/s    (242) | 178.48 MB/s    (173)

iperf3 Network Speed Tests (IPv4):
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Provider        | Location (Link)           | Send Speed      | Recv Speed     
                |                           |                 |                
Clouvider       | London, UK (10G)          | busy            | busy           
Online.net      | Paris, FR (10G)           | 854 Mbits/sec   | 169 Mbits/sec  
Clouvider       | NYC, NY, US (10G)         | 915 Mbits/sec   | 431 Mbits/sec  

Geekbench 5 Benchmark Test:
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Test            | Value                         
                |                               
Single Core     | 444                           
Multi Core      | 445                           
Full Test       | https://browser.geekbench.com/v5/cpu/5707280

512 GB server

YABS

Mon Jan  4 20:04:59 MST 2021

Basic System Information:
---------------------------------
Processor  : Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2660 0 @ 2.20GHz
CPU cores  : 1 @ 2199.998 MHz
AES-NI     : ✔ Enabled
VM-x/AMD-V : ✔ Enabled
RAM        : 483.2 MiB
Swap       : 508.0 MiB
Disk       : 490.5 GiB

fio Disk Speed Tests (Mixed R/W 50/50):
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Block Size | 4k            (IOPS) | 64k           (IOPS)
  ------   | ---            ----  | ----           ---- 
Read       | 3.51 MB/s      (879) | 53.76 MB/s     (840)
Write      | 3.55 MB/s      (888) | 54.22 MB/s     (847)
Total      | 7.07 MB/s     (1.7k) | 107.98 MB/s   (1.6k)
           |                      |                     
Block Size | 512k          (IOPS) | 1m            (IOPS)
  ------   | ---            ----  | ----           ---- 
Read       | 80.08 MB/s     (156) | 99.88 MB/s      (97)
Write      | 84.34 MB/s     (164) | 106.53 MB/s    (104)
Total      | 164.43 MB/s    (320) | 206.42 MB/s    (201)

iperf3 Network Speed Tests (IPv4):
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Provider        | Location (Link)           | Send Speed      | Recv Speed     
                |                           |                 |                
Clouvider       | London, UK (10G)          | busy            | busy           
Online.net      | Paris, FR (10G)           | 758 Mbits/sec   | 179 Mbits/sec  
Clouvider       | NYC, NY, US (10G)         | 892 Mbits/sec   | 406 Mbits/sec  

Geekbench 5 Benchmark Test:
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Test            | Value                         
                |                               
Single Core     | 430                           
Multi Core      | 447                           
Full Test       | https://browser.geekbench.com/v5/cpu/5709230

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It’ sall about storage! Image credit:Guillaume Hankenne, Pexels

You can read reviews of other storage plans I have subscribed to : Servarica and Hosthatch.

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