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plan: http://www.hetzner.de/hosting/produkte_vserver/vq7

Q7 Benchmark Hetzner VPS

summary of benchmarks of this plan: http://serverbear.com/398-vserver-vq-7-hetzner#benchmarks

Plan Virtualization RAM HDD Bandwidth Monthly Cost
vServer VQ 7 KVM 512MB 20GB 1TB €7.90

Benchmark results: http://serverbear.com/benchmark/2014/09/30/MQkkKFgyS6JyyVtS

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System Specs

RAM 502 MB
HDD 39 GB
CPU Model QEMU Virtual CPU version 1.0
CPU Cores 1
CPU Speed 3400 MHz
CPU Cache 4096 KB

UnixBench

UnixBench (w/ all processors) 1686.9
UnixBench (w/ one processor) 1668.9
About Hetzner: http://serverbear.com/9728/hetzner
2 Locations
Falkenstein, Germany
Nuremberg, Germany
possible alternatives: http://serverbear.com/1591-vzssd7-prometeus Italy, Milano

Download Speed (100MB File)

Location Rate
Cachefly 24.1 MB/s
Linode, Atlanta, GA, USA 2.03 MB/s
Linode, Dallas, TX, USA 1.69 MB/s
Linode, Tokyo, JP 696 KB/s
Linode, London, UK 9.41 MB/s
OVH, Paris, France 14.0 MB/s
SmartDC, Rotterdam, Netherlands 9.24 MB/s
Hetzner, Nuernberg, Germany 22.7 MB/s
iiNet, Perth, WA, Australia 504 KB/s
MammothVPS, Sydney, Australia 550 KB/s
Leaseweb, Haarlem, NL 3.64 MB/s
Leaseweb, Manassas, VA, USA 2.16 MB/s
Softlayer, Singapore 703 KB/s
Softlayer, Seattle, WA, USA 1.53 MB/s
Softlayer, San Jose, CA, USA 1.34 MB/s
Softlayer, Washington, DC, USA 2.37 MB/s

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

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

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

   System: ******************
   OS: GNU/Linux -- 3.2.0-4-686-pae -- #1 SMP Debian 3.2.60-1+deb7u3
   Machine: i686 (unknown)
   Language: en_US.utf8 (charmap="UTF-8", collate="UTF-8")
   CPU 0: QEMU Virtual CPU version 1.0 (6800.0 bogomips)
          x86-64, MMX, Physical Address Ext, SYSCALL/SYSRET, Intel virtualization
   15:52:03 up  2:01,  1 user,  load average: 0.10, 0.04, 0.08; runlevel 2

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Benchmark Run: Tue Sep 30 2014 15:52:03 - 16:20:09
1 CPU in system; running 1 parallel copy of tests

Dhrystone 2 using register variables       25480592.2 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Double-Precision Whetstone                     4051.6 MWIPS (10.1 s, 7 samples)
Execl Throughput                               7302.7 lps   (29.3 s, 2 samples)
File Copy 1024 bufsize 2000 maxblocks       1012013.6 KBps  (30.0 s, 2 samples)
File Copy 256 bufsize 500 maxblocks          270197.2 KBps  (30.0 s, 2 samples)
File Copy 4096 bufsize 8000 maxblocks       2384339.7 KBps  (30.1 s, 2 samples)
Pipe Throughput                             1612631.1 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Pipe-based Context Switching                 374456.3 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Process Creation                              18827.6 lps   (30.0 s, 2 samples)
Shell Scripts (1 concurrent)                  10694.7 lpm   (60.0 s, 2 samples)
Shell Scripts (8 concurrent)                   1367.6 lpm   (60.0 s, 2 samples)
System Call Overhead                        1433780.7 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)

System Benchmarks Index Values               BASELINE       RESULT    INDEX
Dhrystone 2 using register variables         116700.0   25480592.2   2183.4
Double-Precision Whetstone                       55.0       4051.6    736.7
Execl Throughput                                 43.0       7302.7   1698.3
File Copy 1024 bufsize 2000 maxblocks          3960.0    1012013.6   2555.6
File Copy 256 bufsize 500 maxblocks            1655.0     270197.2   1632.6
File Copy 4096 bufsize 8000 maxblocks          5800.0    2384339.7   4110.9
Pipe Throughput                               12440.0    1612631.1   1296.3
Pipe-based Context Switching                   4000.0     374456.3    936.1
Process Creation                                126.0      18827.6   1494.3
Shell Scripts (1 concurrent)                     42.4      10694.7   2522.3
Shell Scripts (8 concurrent)                      6.0       1367.6   2279.3
System Call Overhead                          15000.0    1433780.7    955.9
                                                                   ========
System Benchmarks Index Score                                        1668.9

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Benchmark Run: Tue Sep 30 2014 16:20:09 - 16:48:13
1 CPU in system; running 1 parallel copy of tests

Dhrystone 2 using register variables       25545407.9 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Double-Precision Whetstone                     4061.5 MWIPS (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Execl Throughput                               7317.2 lps   (30.0 s, 2 samples)
File Copy 1024 bufsize 2000 maxblocks       1008427.3 KBps  (30.0 s, 2 samples)
File Copy 256 bufsize 500 maxblocks          272353.9 KBps  (30.0 s, 2 samples)
File Copy 4096 bufsize 8000 maxblocks       2480492.7 KBps  (30.1 s, 2 samples)
Pipe Throughput                             1606542.4 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Pipe-based Context Switching                 377493.8 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)
Process Creation                              20286.4 lps   (30.0 s, 2 samples)
Shell Scripts (1 concurrent)                  10654.2 lpm   (60.0 s, 2 samples)
Shell Scripts (8 concurrent)                   1372.3 lpm   (60.0 s, 2 samples)
System Call Overhead                        1432871.3 lps   (10.0 s, 7 samples)

System Benchmarks Index Values               BASELINE       RESULT    INDEX
Dhrystone 2 using register variables         116700.0   25545407.9   2189.0
Double-Precision Whetstone                       55.0       4061.5    738.5
Execl Throughput                                 43.0       7317.2   1701.7
File Copy 1024 bufsize 2000 maxblocks          3960.0    1008427.3   2546.5
File Copy 256 bufsize 500 maxblocks            1655.0     272353.9   1645.6
File Copy 4096 bufsize 8000 maxblocks          5800.0    2480492.7   4276.7
Pipe Throughput                               12440.0    1606542.4   1291.4
Pipe-based Context Switching                   4000.0     377493.8    943.7
Process Creation                                126.0      20286.4   1610.0
Shell Scripts (1 concurrent)                     42.4      10654.2   2512.8
Shell Scripts (8 concurrent)                      6.0       1372.3   2287.2
System Call Overhead                          15000.0    1432871.3    955.2
                                                                   ========
System Benchmarks Index Score                                        1686.9

IOPS

I/O Pings

ioping -c 10
request=1 time=0.2 ms
request=2 time=0.4 ms
request=3 time=0.4 ms
request=4 time=0.3 ms
request=5 time=0.4 ms
request=6 time=0.3 ms
request=7 time=0.3 ms
request=8 time=0.3 ms
request=9 time=0.3 ms
request=10 time=0.4 ms

10 requests completed in 9004.9 ms, 3079 iops, 12.0 mb/s

I/O Seek Test (No Cache)

ioping -RD
9121 iops, 35.6 mb/s
min/avg/max/mdev = 0.0/0.1/2.1/0.0 ms

I/O Reads – Sequential

ioping -RL
3500 iops, 874.9 mb/s
min/avg/max/mdev = 0.1/0.3/4.1/0.1 ms

I/O Reads – Cached

ioping -RC
257511 iops, 1005.9 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
17.7697 s, 60.4 MB/s
dd if=/dev/zero of=sb-io-test bs=64k count=16k conv=fdatasync
17.5426 s, 61.2 MB/s
dd if=/dev/zero of=sb-io-test bs=1M count=1k oflag=dsync
18.1487 s, 59.2 MB/s
dd if=/dev/zero of=sb-io-test bs=64k count=16k oflag=dsync
27.3914 s, 39.2 MB/s

FIO

Read IOPS 14680.0
Read Bandwidth 58.7 MB/second
Write IOPS 1451.0
Write Bandwidth 5.8 MB/second
Raw FIO Output
FIO random reads:
randomreads: (g=0): rw=randread, bs=4K-4K/4K-4K, ioengine=libaio, iodepth=64
fio-2.0.9
Starting 1 process
randomreads: Laying out IO file(s) (1 file(s) / 1024MB)

randomreads: (groupid=0, jobs=1): err= 0: pid=7633: Tue Sep 30 15:31:02 2014
  read : io=1024.3MB, bw=58722KB/s, iops=14680 , runt= 17861msec
  cpu          : usr=5.13%, sys=21.05%, ctx=178795, majf=0, minf=0
  IO depths    : 1=0.1%, 2=0.1%, 4=0.1%, 8=0.1%, 16=0.1%, 32=0.1%, >=64=100.0%
     submit    : 0=0.0%, 4=100.0%, 8=0.0%, 16=0.0%, 32=0.0%, 64=0.0%, >=64=0.0%
     complete  : 0=0.0%, 4=100.0%, 8=0.0%, 16=0.0%, 32=0.0%, 64=0.1%, >=64=0.0%
     issued    : total=r=262207/w=0/d=0, short=r=0/w=0/d=0

Run status group 0 (all jobs):
   READ: io=1024.3MB, aggrb=58721KB/s, minb=58721KB/s, maxb=58721KB/s, mint=17861msec, maxt=17861msec

Disk stats (read/write):
  vda: ios=261711/2, merge=0/1, ticks=1128912/0, in_queue=1130908, util=99.50%
Done

FIO random writes:
randomwrites: (g=0): rw=randwrite, bs=4K-4K/4K-4K, ioengine=libaio, iodepth=64
fio-2.0.9
Starting 1 process

randomwrites: (groupid=0, jobs=1): err= 0: pid=7637: Tue Sep 30 15:34:03 2014
  write: io=1024.3MB, bw=5807.2KB/s, iops=1451 , runt=180609msec
  cpu          : usr=0.69%, sys=2.38%, ctx=109959, majf=0, minf=0
  IO depths    : 1=0.1%, 2=0.1%, 4=0.1%, 8=0.1%, 16=0.1%, 32=0.1%, >=64=100.0%
     submit    : 0=0.0%, 4=100.0%, 8=0.0%, 16=0.0%, 32=0.0%, 64=0.0%, >=64=0.0%
     complete  : 0=0.0%, 4=100.0%, 8=0.0%, 16=0.0%, 32=0.0%, 64=0.1%, >=64=0.0%
     issued    : total=r=0/w=0/d=262207, short=r=0/w=0/d=0

Run status group 0 (all jobs):
  WRITE: io=1024.3MB, aggrb=5807KB/s, minb=5807KB/s, maxb=5807KB/s, mint=180609msec, maxt=180609msec

Disk stats (read/write):
  vda: ios=0/262151, merge=0/31, ticks=0/11544848, in_queue=11546448, util=100.00%
Done

Traceroute
Traceroute (cachefly.cachefly.net): traceroute to cachefly.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175), 30 hops max, 60 byte packets
 1  ***-***.*****.*** (***.***.***.***)  1.039 ms   1.129 ms  1.049 ms
 2  hos-tr1.juniper3.rz10.hetzner.de (213.239.236.65)  15.109 ms hos-tr4.juniper3.rz12.hetzner.de (213.239.236.113)  0.428 ms  0.357 ms
 3  core21.hetzner.de (213.239.245.101)  0.468 ms  0.384 ms  0.544 ms
 4  core4.hetzner.de (213.239.245.18)  5.094 ms  5.024 ms core4.hetzner.de (213.239.245.14)  5.115 ms
 5  juniper1.ffm.hetzner.de (213.239.245.5)  5.044 ms  5.037 ms  5.064 ms
 6  vip1.G-anycast1.cachefly.net (205.234.175.175)  6.192 ms  6.173 ms  6.077 ms


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