This white paper studies the performance of running Microsoft SQL Server 2014 OLTP database workload on a Dell PowerEdge R730 server against the N-2 generation Dell PowerEdge R710 Server.

Key take-aways from the whitepaper are:

  • Runs 2 times more transactions per second (TPS)
  • Runs 2.11 times more concurrent users at one second or less Average Response Time
  • Achieve 2:1 server consolidation ratio