[Unbound-users] some performance tests
Mauro.Rappa at infoklix.it
Tue Jun 3 17:32:36 CEST 2008
i like to make test to try new product, so i did some tests WITHOUT any goal to demonstate which software is better.
i want compare Bind9 vs Unbound in cache-only deploy (i use it for speedup antispam server).
My server is:
quad core Intel(R) Xeon(TM) CPU 3.40GHz
LSI Logic 1020/1030 Ultra320 SCSI Adapter
30Mb full internet access (!)
i setup only one forwarder (dns of biggest ISP in italy) and i used dnsperf (the same used by ISC),
i tried only 1000 queries to avoid to be considered an attacker.
These are results of three tests (mean):
Queries per second: 215.951160 qps
Queries per second: 181.861585 qps
in this case unbound is 20% faster.
Now, i want to make a different tests with more 'sense',
Can we discuss a battery of test and a 'modus operandi' ?
in particoular which dns server must be used to obtain 'good' results (to avoid to be a bottleneck)?
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