October 6, 2012

SQLIO test – SSD vs. Non SSD on a laptop running Microsoft SQL Server

SQLIO Tests:

“SQLIO is a tool provided by Microsoft which can also be used to determine the I/O capacity of a given configuration.” Click here to down load the Disk subsystem benchmark application. Below is my test result on my laptop before and after l got a 240Gb Corsair Force 3 Solid State drive.

Before SSD:

After/with SSD:

WEI – Windows Exprerience Index jumped from 5.9 to 7.8 for disk performance.