NEC Enterprise Server Breaks Virtualization Performance Record

NEC Corporation and NEC Corporation of America today announced that their newest enterprise server, the NEC Express5800/A1160, has established a world record in overall VMmark(TM) performance benchmark results.

Beside the news, have a look at the PDF document describing the results and especially the hardware and those little tuning tips they used to tune up vSphere in this particular scenario.

The hardware:NecExpress5800


The tuning tips:NecExpress5800_vSphere_tips
Some of these tunnig tips are not relevant in a production environment, but some of them worth it…

Sources: and


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Didier Pironet is an independent blogger and freelancer with +15 years of IT industry experience. Didier is also a former VMware inc. employee where he specialised in Datacenter and Cloud Infrastructure products as well as Infrastructure, Operations and IT Business Management products. Didier is passionate about technologies and he is found to be a creative and a visionary thinker, expressing with passion and excitement, hopefully inspiring and enrolling people to innovation and change.
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