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Swiftcore Swiftiply Benchmarks

The following tests were performed using a "hello world" type application with Rails verseion 1.2.3 on a single dual core 64 bit AMD 4200+ box running Ubuntu Linux. Mongrel 1.0.1 was used. Apache Bench (ab) was used to generate requests. All tests were conducted by running sets of 10 tests, each making 5000 requests to the server.

Rails with Mongrel -- a single process

Concurrency Requests/second
1 404
10 312

Rails with Swiftiply/Swiftiplied Mongrel -- two backend processes

Concurrency Requests/second
1 426
10 669

Rails with Evented Mongrel -- a single process

Concurrency Requests/second
1 437
10 458

Rails with HAProxy 1.2.17 / Mongrel -- two backend processes

Concurrency Requests/second
1 389
10 518

Rails with HAProxy 1.2.17 / Evented Mongrel -- two backend processes

Concurrency Requests/second
1 405
10 719