If you are in a business that includes online transaction processing (OTLP), you are aware that as databases keep on increasing and businesses evolve, there is a constant requirement for technology that can augment that growth.

In this whitepaper, you are introduced to the Dell PowerEdge R920 system. You are presented with test results proving that if you are looking for a high-performance, compute-intensive server with scalable memory and powerful IO for large databases and demanding workloads, the PowerEdge R920 is a perfect match for your business.

The key results of this white paper include:

  • 10 to 12 large Microsoft SQL Server database guests can be run on a single R920 server
  • PowerEdge R920 can support 60% more Online Transaction processing (OLTP) user load than PowerEdge R910.
  • PowerEdge R920 can deliver 35% more OLTP throughput than R910.
  • Single PowerEdge R920 can deliver more than 16000 OLTP transactions per second.
  • More than 18000 OLTP database user support on a single PowerEdge R920 server

For more details on the comparison study and configuration details, please go through the white paper: http://en.community.dell.com/techcenter/enterprise-solutions/m/sql_db_gallery/20438756.aspx